Forum discussion tagged with APU.
  1. m3city

    Question How high a framerate do I really need, isn't 60 enough ?

    It hit me just recently (or maybe it did before, but I had simply went along) that my pursue for a more powerfull GPU is getting ridiculous at some point. Do I really need a GPU that will give me 120 fps on average at 1920p? Because that's what I play on. I don't see a reason to go beyond 27"...
  2. E

    Question There is no display after my PC wakes up from sleep ?

    When my PC goes to sleep or if my monitor turns off, I only get a display on my second screen because my second screen is connected to the APU and the other one to the GPU, if I switch connection to the other monitor I get display on the monitor that was turned off and the second screen doesn't...
  3. willeatpants

    Question CPU vs APU ANSWERED

    I have a gerneal question about AMD Apu's in relation to AMD Cpu's. I know the basic thing is that Apu's are for small machines becuase they have ingergrated graphics in the chip. What I am wondering is, is there any point of buying/installing a APU over CPU on a desktop with a dedicated...
  4. A

    Question Upgrading from APU to APU+GPU, what should I go with? A 10-series or 30-series?

    Hi Everyone, I have my "gaming" PC for just over a year now: MB: Asus Prime B550M-A (Wi-Fi) BIOS Ver: 2803 APU: AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 4650G RAM: 2x Corsair Vengence LPX DDR4 3200 PSU: 650W 80+ Gold Now I want to upgrade it a little bit, My requirements: 1080p resolution for gaming because I'm not...
  5. shadowreaverX

    Question AMD Overdrive crash on my A8 7650K

    I've been using AMD Overdrive for almost five years, and during that time I've always overclocked my AMD A8 7650K. However, after formatting my disk and downloading AMD Overdrive again, it started to crash every time I entered a value for the clock, and I'm not sure what to do. ( I was able to...
  6. MinaAdel

    Question Please help! Which is the correct memory configuration for my Ryzen 5 3400g?

    i just bought hp elitedesk 705 g5 with Ryzen 5 3400g and i read much about ram and the importance of dual channel for the APUs but still confused which is the best of these two options , 2133mhz with 15 clock latency or 2666 with 19 clock latency ? and another question , i planning to have...
  7. T

    Suggestion for a sub $700 laptop

    Can you please suggest me which of the following below will be the best deal? 1080p, light gaming and general use whenever my computer room is occupied with guests. (I have desktop PC already). I am eyeing for AMD APU since I saw better performance over Iris XE for lower price. Planned games...
  8. M

    Question PC BSOD and wont POST

    Specs first off CPU: Ryzen 3200G MB: MSI B40M PRO-M2 V2 GPU: Ryzen 3200G PSU: ThermalTake TR2 430W SSD: PNY CS900 500Gb , Boot drive HDD: WD Green 1 TB RAM: Teamgroup triforce DDr4 3200 MHz (2x8gb) I was playing Satisfactory and when I hit Exit Game my pc BSOD and I don't remember what the...
  9. M

    [SOLVED] Do Different Generation SSDs and APUs Work Together??

    Hi, I am trying to create a configuration for a new rig that I'll be building in the next few months, and I've settled on the Ryzen 7 5700G APU (Cezanne) as my CPU, and I'm currently looking at various SSDs to try and find 2 of them that will be installed onto my MoBo (which I haven't decided...
  10. FIT2

    Question Will the Ryzen 5 Pro 4650G bottleneck 6500XT?

    Please answer this question. I can buy 1650 or rx 6500xt. Price is almost similar. Don't recommend me anything. I know rx 6500xt is pci 4.0 but this processor support only pci 3.0 but budget is very tight. I am worried because this processor has only 8mb L3 cache. So help me 🙏🙏🙏
  11. E

    [SOLVED] should I buy GPU for this pc?

    I am in the process of building a new pc that can handle a strong graphics card, something like 3080 or 90 or even a new 40 series. I currently have this build part picker and will be using the graphic card temporarily on my new build till I can buy a new GPU for that build, the current build...
  12. Zen0h

    Question After Boot only Blackscreen Win10

    Helly Community I finally build the Office PC from my last Topic. Problem is I get a black screen after the boot. I updated the bios, reinstalled Win10 even with different version & all Hardware is recognized in the bios. But as soon as the screen should show up User or Hello or whatever...
  13. S

    Question Ryzen 5 5600g no signal detected

    Hello, i've been using ryzen 5 3600 on a Gigabyte B450 AORUS PRO mobo (bios version updated to f63b some time ago, 5600g only needs 61 i think) with a 1650 gtx; today i got a ryzen 5 5600g and i wanted to replace and sell the old cpu and gpu, i removed both, installed the new cpu, moved the...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] AMD stuttering issue even after upgrading BIOS

    Hi everyone, As you all know the AMD fTPM bug these are my specs : MB: Asus Prime B550M-A (Wi-Fi) BIOS Ver: 2803 APU: AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 4650G RAM: 2x Corsair Vengence LPX DDR4 3200 SSD: XPG sx6000 Pro 256GB M.2 HDD: Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM 1TB PSU: 650W 80+ Gold OS: Windows 10 21H2...
  15. VictorTC

    i5 1135g7 + MX350 or Ryzen 5 5500U?

    Hi guys. I'm going to buy a laptop tomorrow but I can't decide which laptop I should buy so I'm going to use this laptop to play some games and some editing programs. Please tell me which of these laptops is the best option
  16. mcan226

    Question Building amd pc for my 10yo? What do you think?

    Hello everyone. My nephew is turning 10 next month and I want to buy him an entry gaming pc with an APU. He mainly plays minecraft and maybe fortnite. I can get these components in a near hardware: AMD ryzen 5600G Msi A520M-A PRO Kingston fury 2x8gb at 3200 mhz (KF432C16BB/8) Sentey HBP500-GS...
  17. mvmpc

    Question Unstable System

    I randomly get a black screen on my APU, system is unresponsive(num lock, caps lock don’t work), my monitor stays on, I don't get a no signal message, but it's a black screen. I have set some DOCP settings to make sure my RAM runs at 3600MHz. I have a 5700g, Asus B550M Plus WiFi motherboard and...
  18. E

    Question best APU for 200$ or less?

    hi, im planning on buying a pc with an APU then later adding a GPU. the budget for said APU is maximum 200$, but im clueless as to which APU to buy. i already have a couple of candidates which i’ll include in the poll keep in mind that i am using the pc for coding and games like apex...
  19. wintrrz43

    [SOLVED] Only 14.9GB Memory available even after disabling integrated graphics

    Hey, I noticed when I got my PC that I have 16GB of ram but only 14.9GB available, only a few minutes ago I decided to do something about it since I have a dedicated GPU and saw a post saying its for your onboard graphics. I went into my BIOS and disabled integrated graphics but I still only...
  20. Juanchoyo

    Question Desperate Help! Ryzen 7 5700G APU - Freezing and/or BSOD

    Hi guys, new here. I come in search of desperate help. Just built my PC a month ago, and can't seem to get it right. There's definitively something wrong and I don't know what else to do. It will randomly freeze, sound keeps going, and after some seconds screen goes black, and complete lockup...
  21. H

    [SOLVED] Can my iGPU work together with dedicated graphics card

    Hello, I would like to ask if it is possible for me to run AMD APU together with Nvidia GPU? As my GPU is pretty weak I could use iGPU to run videos on my two secondary monitors and play games+do heavy workloads on my main screen with dGPU. If it's possible I would like to ask what exactly I am...
  22. IEncounteredManyProblems

    [SOLVED] What matter the most in APU's processor GHz, Cores or iGPU?

    Hello im having a hard time to pick a processor and I want an APU so I can use it without Dedicated GPU. So here make me confused what's really matter the GHz, No. Cores and Thread, or The iGPU (Such as Radeon HD or Vega 3, what that's even supposed to mean?). And also can you recommend me a...
  23. djgioxofficial

    [SOLVED] Using APU for graphics, but using old GPU just for the VGA port?

    Hello everyone. I am building my first PC, parts that I chose are following: CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G + Wraith Stealth cooler MB : ASUS ROG Strix B450-F II RAM : G.Skill Aegis 2x8 GB 3200MHz CL16 PSU : LC500H-12 First of all, are my components compatible with each other? Second, I have an...
  24. S

    Question Black Screen Monitor on Integrated Graphics for i7-11700k

    Hey everyone! I recently built a system for my dad with the following specs: CPU: i7-11700k CPU Cooler: Cooler Master 212 Black Edition GPU: None/Trying to run on integrated graphics Motherboard: MSI Z590 Gaming Edge Wifi Power Supply: EVGA 600 W 80 Plus Storage: WD 1 TB 2.5 inch HDD RAM...
  25. Toomay

    [SOLVED] Can my Amd ryzen 5 5600g APU run in 3600mhz ?

    so, i just build my first computer. my Specs : CPUs : AMD Ryzen 5 5600g RAM : Team Delta 8x2 3600mhz Mobo : Gigabyte B550M DS3H in short, i play with APU only from Ryzen 5 5600g i don't have VGA. i just use the XMP to boost the RAM to 3600mhz, but when i play a games about 10-30 minutes...
  26. AmeedMv

    [SOLVED] CPU selection has me depressed.

    As the current GPU market isn't going to be going back to normal any time soon, I have to buy my GPU after I complete my build. Parts for the PC with peripherals are around $1200. Here is the partlist. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/ameedmv/saved/#view=mD6Jyc My question is, should I go for...
  27. AmeedMv

    Question Need Advice on Motherboard Selection

    Hey guys. So after spending a week on fine tuning this parts list, I've finally decided to ask for help again. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/ameedmv/saved/#view=mD6Jyc All of the components are geared towards most bang for the buck without a GPU. I just have one little problem. I do not know...
  28. K

    [SOLVED] AMD 5700G

    Hey guys, I recently got a 5700G as I still haven't been able to find a graphics card in stock. When I started the PC my error light for DRAM came on. Thinking RAM was the issue I went and bought some new sticks and once again I got a DRAM error. I tried a variation of RAM sticks in the slots...
  29. BaakiG

    [SOLVED] Is there improvement in performance?

    Well Intel xeon's processor doesn't have integrated graphics card. Intel core processor have integrated graphics card. If I put neck to neck performance intel's xeon cpu and intel core's cpu with a 1050ti GPU. Is there performance boost for intel's core cpu and 1050ti gpu cause it already have...
  30. Alan is bored

    [SOLVED] Is it my monitor or components?

    Hello, I have a system using a Ryzen 3 4350G, I just returned after a long vacation for about 2 weeks before that my computer works perfectly fine, everything boots normally no overheating and I didnt do any oc-ing, so I go to turn on my pc and monitor says "HDMI No Signal". I panicked and...
  31. V

    [SOLVED] Boost 5500U performance

    I need some advice on how can Boost the gaming performance of my new laptop with Ryzen 5 5500U processor, 8GB RAM, NVME SSD
  32. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Do APU's and dedicated GPU's work together ?

    Greetings! I am not posting this thread just to ask if it's worth it to just go with an APU instead of a dedicated GPU, which the obvious answer will be no. It's better off to buy a dedicated GPU and a better CPU, anyways, my main question is, will an APU and GPU work together in real world...
  33. starspazattack

    [SOLVED] AMD A6-3500 gaming performance ?

    Working on a pc for someone looking to start out gaming, since I don't have much experience with older hardware, does anyone know the viability of using an amd A6-3500 paired with a gtx 950 as a beginner build for light gaming ? 950 should be fine but wasn't sure about performance paired with...
  34. R

    [SOLVED] CM Hyper TX3 evo still holds temperatures in 2021 ?

    Hi , I am planning to buy the AMD R5 3600 , and I am currently using an AMD a8 6600k over the years with a CM hyper tx3 evo cooler and the cpu never reached to more than 55ºc for as long I have it. The R5 3600 with my actual cpu cooler will be fine too ? My actual case is a NOX coolbay sx blue...
  35. M

    [SOLVED] APU and GPU ?

    Hi there, i am confused on what is an apu . I mean how does a person play warzone on pc with amd ryzen 3 processor saying without gpu. So he doesn't have a gpu in pc ? I mean how does he plug in the monitor to the cpu??. The vga cable slot in the motherboard?? Or what is it. Plz. Someone gave me...
  36. nahura99

    [SOLVED] Would it make sense to add a graphics card to a amd ryzen 5 3400g? Which one?

    Hello! I hope you are all well. I know very little about building PCs but tried to do it by myself over the last year :). Ended up with this pc: Motherboard Gigabyte a320m-s2h APU amd ryzen 5 3400g RAM: 1 stick x 8gb 2400mhz lt. 17 1 stick x 16 gb 2666mhz lt 19 SSD 120 Gb Wd Green...
  37. A$AP V

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 3 3200G voltage

    Without any overclock during Cinebench R23 test CPU goes up to 3.8 Ghz and 1.4 voltage, average temp is 64 C. Is 1.4 voltage normal ? I have seen some dude overclocked to 4.0 Ghz with 1.35 voltage and he has not had any problem while my PC crushes when I try it (he has same cooler as me, Wraith...
  38. T

    [SOLVED] With apu screen displays with apu and gpu nothing displays

    I bought a gpu i installed it with an apu but nothing displays. But without gpu apu displays. I think its a setting in bios or something. Its a ryzen apu and a ryzen gpu.
  39. nimorosan

    [SOLVED] R5 3400g or 2400g?

    I watch videos online about the 3400g vs 2400g. I see that the 3400g offers like around 7-10fps give or take, than the 2400g. Using the iGpu of course.
  40. B

    [SOLVED] AMD APU availability to the public?

    Not really an issue. I was looking online for ideas for my next PC build and I came across some ads for AMD's line of 4000 APUs. Did some more research and I found out that AMD is limiting these to OEM's only (HP, Dell, etc.). Does anyone have any info if/when AMD might release these (or...