1. A

    Vega 64 missing pex rail?

    Hi all! I have a vega 64 card which has a problem with the 0.8v pex rail. The inductor shows 0.00 ohms when probed. I removed the mosfet, inductor and large capacitor, and the short only appears on the right pad of the inductor (closest to gpu). My question is, is the core dead or possibly alive?
  2. T

    WTB AMD Vega 56 or 64, Radeon VII, 5700 or 5700XT

    My refurbished Vega 56 just completely died. I have been holding on for Big Navi like everyone else. As you all know, 6800 or 6800XTs are vaporware practically. I would rather have the rumored 6700XT anyway. With that being said, I am not ready to go months without a computer as I work from...
  3. euskalzabe

    Can setting a lower resolution actually HURT performance???

    Here's the situation: - I have a Ryzen 3 3200U laptop with Vega 3 graphics (I know, bottom barrell, but I couldn't find any laptop that checked all my boxes and I'm making do with this until the next round of products). - The phenomenon in question happens exclusively with Destiny 2. - If I set...
  4. Pieter3dnow

    AMD announces Radeon Pro Vega II Duo, a dual Vega 20 graphics card
  5. cageymaru

    SteamVR Enables Motion Smoothing on AMD GPUs

    SteamVR Beta Updated - 1.4.8 MAY 9 @ 6:13PM - JOE PRIME The SteamVR Beta has been updated with the following changes. If you encounter issues with this update, please post in the SteamVR Bug Report forum. If possible, please include a system report to aid in tracking down your issue. SteamVR...
  6. NattyKathy

    Vega 56 + Freesync or RTX 2060 + 60hz

    i can afford a little over $400 to finish this build; it's down to two GPU options- RTX 2060 STRIX @$400 + keep my 1050P 16:10 60hz display Vega 56 Red Dragon @ $300 + a used <=$100 1080P 48-75hz Freesync monitor either gpu will be bought new and get tweaked and overclocked to the max and I'm...
  7. AlphaAtlas

    Apple Launches iMac With Coffee Lake and Vega

    Today, Apple updated its iMac lineup with 9th generation Intel processors and AMD Vega graphics. The 21.5 inch iMac now sports up to 6 cores, while the 27 inch iMac gets what's presumably a fully enabled 8-core Coffee Lake die. Apple also says they're they're offering "Radeon Pro Vega graphics"...
  8. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Investor Slides Confirm 2019 CPU Releases

    On their investor website, AMD recently published a set of slides that confirm the release of 3rd generation Ryzen and Threadripper CPUs some time in 2019. Pro variants of the 2nd generation Ryzen APUs are slated to come out this Spring, while 3rd generation Ryzen desktop processors are...
  9. AlphaAtlas

    AdoredTV Reviews the Radeon VII

    AdoredTV just posted their review of the Radeon VII. In terms of performance, AdoredTV's results line up with reviews that went up earlier, generally besting the liquid cooled Vega 64 and achieving parity with the GTX 1080 TI and RTX 2080, depending on the title and settings. But what really...
  10. C

    FS: Vegas, 580s, 560s, oh my!!! (more to come, check back)

    Time to declutter, here's what I have: 6x Asus RX560 2GB (originals, not the fewer shader models) = $65 each *2 SOLD* 1x Visiontek RX560 2GB = $65 - Local pickup (ATL), Paypal or cash app preferred - Lowballs will be ignored - I don't care how much someone else sold their merch for - Typically...
  11. AlphaAtlas

    Der8auer Tries to Overclock Radeon VII

    German overclocker Der8auer got his hands on a Radeon VII GPU to see how much extra performance he could squeeze out of it, but apparently, there are some major issues in the review drivers and/or firmware for the Radeon VII. Any kind of manual overclock, however minor it may be, seems to...
  12. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Says Partners Are "Free to Develop" Custom Radeon VII GPUs

    We, and other media outlets, previously reported that there would be no custom Radeon VII cards at launch. Even with the review embargo lifted, every manufacturer's page I've seen only lists reference Radeon VIIs, and KitGuru claims that every manufacturer they've talked to says they're only...
  13. AlphaAtlas

    PC World Interviews AMD's Scott Herkelman

    PC World sat down with AMD's Scott Herkleman, and got some good info on FreeSync, Radeon VII, and the future of AMD's gaming graphics. Among other things, he talks about why Radeon VII only supports PCIe Generation 3, Nvidia's decision to support freesync, and reaffirmed that Navi is coming in...
  14. karsten

    X299 partout - 7800X EVGA X299 Dark Intel VROC Vega 64 x2 16GB G.Skill DDR4 3866

    all gone! ------------------------------------------------------- these are sold: 7800X (sold) EVGA X299 (sold) Intel VROC Raid Key (sold) XFX Vega 64 (sold)...
  15. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Radeon VII Benchmarks Leak Out

    Citing the Twitter dataminers APISAK and Komachi, Videocardz spotted some Radeon VII benchmarks that leaked out ahead of the card's official launch. The card appears to have achieved a graphics score of 6688 in Fire Strike's Ultra preset, which beats out a factory overclocked RTX 2080's score of...
  16. AlphaAtlas

    Radeon 7 Will Have Day One Linux Support

    Over the weekend, an AMD representative told Forbes that the Radeon VII will support Linux on day 1, right out of the box. That apparently wasn't the case for the recently released RX 590. Today, Phoronix did some more digging into support for Vega GPUs on Linux, and found references to enhanced...
  17. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Confirms Refreshed Radeon Product Stack for 2019

    In an interview with The Street, AMD CTO Mark Papermaster more or less confirmed that they will refresh AMD's GPU lineup in 2019. More specifically, he said "we'll round out the Radeon roadmap," and claimed they will "refresh" GPUs across the roadmap, but he fell short of giving any specifics...
  18. AlphaAtlas

    Radeon 7 Goes on Sale February 7

    AMD just announced the Radeon 7 GPU at their CES keynote. This is presumably the gaming-oriented variant of their previously announced Vega datacenter GPU, and it will be built on Taiwan Semiconductor's 7nm process. The Radeon 7 GPU sports 60 Compute Units that run at up to 1.8Ghz, and also...
  19. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Rumored To Launched New Consumer GPU and APUs at CES

    According to WCCFtech's Usman Pirzada, AMD is going to launch "Ryzen 300 Series CPUs, Ryzen 3000 Series (APUs?) with Vega Graphics and a consumer Radeon graphics card" at CES 2019. Unfortunately, his source didn't go into specifics with any of the products, but past rumors indicated that the...
  20. AlphaAtlas

    Rumor: Mobile Geforce RTX and Pro Vega 48 Spotted in Benchmarks

    The same Twitter user who spotted benchmarks from an unreleased 2990WX and rumored RTX 2060 has found a few more interesting listings. The first is a "Radeon Pro Vega 48" listing in the PCMark 10 database. While the system configuration and the total score weren't shown, and the "gfx901" tag is...
  21. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Files Trademark for New Vega Logo

    Twitter user BoMbY spotted what appears to be a new logo for AMD's Vega architecture. The image trademark was filed on November 29th, and features two stripes that seemingly indicate a second iteration of Vega. AMD already revealed the 7nm Vega-based MI50 and MI60 at the Next Horizon event, but...
  22. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Next Horizon Event Scheduled for November 6

    A page for the "AMD Next Horizon" event has popped up on AMD's investor relations website. At their Q3 conference call last month, Laura Graves said that AMD will discuss technology "designed for the datacenter on industry-leading 7-nanometer process technology" at the event, and AMD unveiled...
  23. cageymaru

    AMD Q3 2018 Earnings Release

    AMD has announced the Q3 2018 earnings release. In the Computing and Graphics segment, Ryzen processor sales increased to 70% of total client revenue in the quarter. Overall revenue increased by 12% in the segment, as OEM GPU sales continued to be robust, but this growth was offset by a...
  24. cageymaru

    Chinese Console Subor Z-Plus Is Powered by AMD Ryzen Vega Graphics

    AMD has added another console win to their portfolio with the Chinese territory exclusive Subor Z-Plus. The Subor-Z Plus boasts of an AMD Ryzen 4C/8T processor running at 3.0GHz and Vega graphics spec'd at 24 CUs/1300MHz for the GPU in the 14 nm SoC design. In comparison, an AMD Ryzen 2400G...
  25. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.1 Drivers Have Been Released

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.1 drivers have been released and add support for Shadow of the Tomb Raider and Star Control: Origins. Some of the issues that the AMD driver team has corrected include Radeon FreeSync failing to enable when playing Monster Hunter: World, AMD Link not...
  26. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 18.8.2 Has Been Released

    AMD has released new video card driver 18.8.2 for the launch of the games Strange Brigade and F1 2018. The driver fixes numerous issues in Far Cry 5 and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Although instability was fixed when using FRTC and Instant Replay together, Monster Hunter: World still has issues...
  27. K

    FS: XFX RX Vega 64 Limited Edition & MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X

    XFX RX Vega 64 Limited Edition. It's the blower cooler with the silver shroud and red Radeon LED. Very sharp looking card. Never used for mining, only gaming and every day activities. Does come in original box but it's torn in a spot. I don't know whether to consider this a refurb but I did...
  28. DooKey

    AMD Selling Semi-Custom SoC to China for New Gaming PC and Console

    AMD has announced a semi-custom design win for a new gaming PC and console in China. The SoC will be a Ryzen CPU with 4c/8t and a Vega GPU running at 1.3ghz with 8GB of GDDR5 on the motherboard. Sounds like a nice chip. With that said, I'm not sure you'll be able to buy one of these chips...
  29. karsten

    FS: XFX AMD R9 Fury X

    Card was bought from original owner, no mining was done on it. Comes with original fan (not LED). $300 shipped or trade + cash for Vega 56/64 SOLD
  30. Pieter3dnow

    New Vega 12 and 20 appear on Ashes benchmark

    AMD Radeon Vega 12 and Vega 20 Wave Hello From Ashes Of The Singularity Database
  31. DooKey

    Intel Updates Kaby Lake G Radeon RX Vega M Driver

    If you're one of those folks that decided they wanted to get the new Intel NUC running with Vega graphics you've had the misfortune of using pretty old graphics drivers this whole time. The good news is Intel has finally released new drivers for your box that are based on Adrenalin 18.6.1...
  32. R

    Intel Hades Canyon NUC Reviewed

    Jeff Kampman over at TheTechReport has published an awesome review of the new Hades Canyon NUC and it's Kaby-Lake G processor. He put Intel's new tiny PC through its paces in a pile of synthetic benchmarks and games to see what the i7-8809G with its integrated Radeon RX Vega M graphics can...
  33. R

    Is Kaby Lake-G More Polaris than Vega?

    In an interesting article from PCPer today, recent tests and benchmarks for Intel's new Kaby Lake-G processors with Radeon Vega M Graphics show that the GPU may be more Polaris based than Vega. The first hint was that in AIDA64 the GPU in Kaby Lake-G is listed as "Polaris 22", while that could...
  34. R

    Intel Shows Off Hades Canyon Guts

    Intel announced the Hades Canyon NUCs back in January, and now they are giving us a peek under the hood at the motherboard and goodies. The Hades Canyon is being called "The World's Smallest VR Gaming Rig" by intel, and features an 8th generation i7 processor in either locked or unlocked...
  35. DooKey

    Intel Hades Canyon NUC Benchmarks Leak

    Ever since the news came out about the Intel/AMD partnership a lot of us have wondered how this melding of technology was going to perform. If the leaks from a Korean site are anything to go by then it appears that this little box will have pretty good 1080p performance in games. Of course the...
  36. R

    Ryzen 5 2400G APU And Memory Speed Analysis

    PC Perspective have run a battery of benchmarks on the new Ryzen 5 2400G APU to see what effect memory speeds have on performance. We know that Ryzen is more sensitive to memory speeds than what we were used to, but what about when you throw a GPU into the mix that is utilizing the same memory...
  37. R

    Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.2.2 Released

    Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.2.2 has been released today, and it's bringing performance improvements for Fortnite, PUBG, and Kingdom Come: Deliverance. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Up to 5% faster performance using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.2.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 56 (8GB)...
  38. R

    First Hybrid Intel-AMD Chip Benchmarks Show Vega M Obliterating Intel UHD and MX 150

    HotHardware has gotten to run some benchmarks on the first Intel-AMD hybrid chip with the Dell XPS 15 convertible. The XPS 15 2-In-1 tested was configured with a Core i7-8705G processor (3.1GHz base, 4.1GHz boost), the Radeon RX Vega M GL graphics engine with 4GB of HBM2, 16GB of DDR4 memory...
  39. A

    FS: AMD VEGA 64

    ASUS VEGA 64 STRIX: $875 Hey guys I have a VEGA 64 for sale. Not sure if there's any interest considering the market but I thought I'll throw it up for sale anyways. This card is brand new sealed / unused / untouched etc. I bought it to build a modest livingroom mining rig to replace a 1500w...
  40. B

    FS: GIGABYTE GTX 1080 Ti

    GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Used for about two months. Never overclocked or even used for heavy gaming. $680 Shipped Continental US Heat: Blackbird0147