Forum discussion tagged with RX480.
  1. M

    Question Coolermaster RealPower 620W and new GPU

    I still use the Coolermaster Real Power 620W PSU, since 2010. No problems at all up to now. The last five years it worked fine with an RX480. I just ordered a new RX6600, the rest of the system will remain the same (B360 mobo, i5 8400, a few SATA disks, an SSD, 16GB DDR4). Is it a good idea to...
  2. JelkoBG

    Question Driver crash

    Does gpu undervolting can cause driver crash? In TC2 after ~10min my pc gives black screen, after some time it fixes but game crashes. When I open amd software my gpu voltages is set to stock voltages. My gpu is Powercolor Red Dragon V2 RX480 4GB.
  3. AZE0018

    Question my gpu utilization is 100% and processor utilization is low while gaming? is it issue?

    my pc specs are ryzen 5 3500x , amd rx 480 msi gpu 16 gb of ram my gpu is utilizing 100% during gaming but processor is oly 30 to 40 percent utilizing, is it a issue? the temperatures are normal but there are lags and slow down of games performance, and sometimes face sudden fps drops down in...
  4. C

    [SOLVED] Crossfire my old card, or Upgrade?

    Hey there Guys! A few Infos about my current System: Built in 2017 CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Motherboard: AX-370-Gaming 5 Ram: 32gb (4x8gb) GPU: PowerColor Radeon RX480 The idea is to upgrade each component, one by one over time, so it can last another 4 Years or so. I have started with a new...
  5. Jackattack99

    Question Is my rx 580 fixable?

    Hi, Just got this gpu and something is wrong with it Works flawlessly in windows/chrome zero crashs or errors can whats movies or anything but when i open any game it lags very hard , i reduced the mem/core -150 and games run 100x better but still laggy did furmark stress test and no...
  6. Avacadoee

    Question Rx 480 coil whine then shut down?

    I built my brother a pc from mostly spare parts that I had a while back and one of them was a bricked, I bricked it trying to change it to an rx 580, rx 480 that I had unbricked by changing the firmware from windows to the correct one. The card is fine and working now and goes through stress...
  7. UnchiuGab i

    Question RX 480 crashes everytime when using even a small percentage of it

    Hi guys! Since yesterday I can't play any games because if I launch one my gpu crashes [my 2 fans stop working and video goes black screen] I tried using DDU to uninstall my graphics driver in safemode and then reinstall the optional/ recommended one. I tried doing a test test with OCCT using...
  8. DeltaTaco

    [SOLVED] Disable 3400G RX Vega Graphics to free up PCIe lane?

    Apologies if this is a stupid question - I've already prepared myself for the answer to be "no". Computer was getting a bit dated and I decided to upgrade. After looking at GPU prices at the moment I decided to keep my current graphics for the moment, I was running dual RX480s. I seem to have...
  9. S

    [SOLVED] i7- 6700 & rx 480 upgrade to 1660 or 1660 super?

    I have a old system that still runs games pretty good but I want to upgrade my gpu with out upgrading my cpu. Should i choose the gtx 1660 or 1660 super? Will I run into any bottlenecking with the super? specs: i7- 6700(non k) Sapphire rx 480 16 gb ram 550w psu 1 tb ssd 4 to hdd
  10. R

    Question GPU Fans Spinning but Not Connecting Properly

    Specs: Motherboard: MSI Bazooka B250M GPU: AMD Radeon RX480 4GB CPU: Intel i5 7400 RAM: Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8) 3600 MHz (capped to 2400 by the mobo) Everything listed above is almost 4 years old (except the ram which is only a few months old) Yesterday as I was doing some work on my...
  11. V

    [SOLVED] GPU crashes when under load. Never happened before.

    Hello folks, thanks for taking a look at my issue here, I am at my wits end. Recently, my GPU has been crashing whenever it goes underload. At times it is instant whenever the game launches. For example, I tried running Superposition Benchmark and the moment it finished loading the run the...
  12. H

    [SOLVED] PSU enough for a 3060 ti?

    Hi all! My old rx 480 is really struggling and i have the upgrade fever, i play on 1080p so i was going for an RX 5600 XT but the only available cards here are some 1660 super and ti (not much of an upgrade) ,or a PNY 3060 ti uprising . The 3060 ti require a 600w psu and i was wondering if...
  13. M

    [SOLVED] Upgrading from RX 480 8GB + want to play Alyx (VR)

    Hello everyone. Please could you help me select a new GPU. Currently using a MSI RX480 8GB, but I have decided to upgrade my entire system, spurred on by a desire to play Alyx. APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: whenever i can get best deal (prepared to wait) BUDGET RANGE: £220-300 ($260-403) USAGE...
  14. mohamedddo

    Question MSI RX 480 4GB throttling

    I have MSI RX480 4 GB and the GPU Frequency fluctuate and this effect the game play ( frame Drop ) when i open the wattman app i can see the state 7 run on 1303 MHZ with 1150 voltage i dont know if it is good or no i want only to make the the highest Frequency to be stable . any fix ? also i...
  15. S

    Question What size crossfire bridge do I need for a Z390 Godlike motherboard? For 2 x AMD RX480 8GB

    Hello all, Here is my motherboard, Z390 Godlike MSI: https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144209?Description=z390 godlike&cm_re=z390_godlike--13-144-209--Product&quicklink=true I plan to run 2 AMD RX-480 8GB crossfire but I dont know what size the crossfire bridge is. For Nvidia, they kept it...
  16. D

    [SOLVED] At wit's end with this Card

    I have posted before about this issue but it was just a mention and not a dedicated thread about it. My original plan was to upgrade my motherboard and cpu first because most the new cards would be bottlenecking this cpu... But recently the stuttering issue with my RX r480 is getting worse to...
  17. Ratatoskk

    [SOLVED] Frames Freeze Every Second While Gaming

    My frames are freezing for like 2 milliseconds every second while playing intense games. I first noticed this about 3 days ago while playing Snowrunner. Than I tested with Overwatch and Warzone which I was playing perfectly fine 1-2 months ago. Since than I was playing light games like Rimworld...
  18. CuteSloth42

    Question Gpu driver crash or general crash, error log included.

    So, a friend of mine is having some problems with his gpu these days and i hope someone who already expirienced these kind of errors can find a solution The gpu is a xfx rx480 8gb and recently when playing he get a black screen with no video signal, the audio stays on a loop of what he last...
  19. SomeonefromArgentina

    Question GPU, motherboard or PSU problem?

    It all started when my old PSU died, I replaced it with a new EVGA 550 GD and it works fine without the GPU but when I plug the GPU my PC completely shuts off after 30 seconds or so. I tried booting Linux with a live CD and boots fine but as soon as I try to watch a video on youtube it shuts...
  20. B

    Question RX 480 idling at 70 c - what do I do?

    I just installed a new CPU, Motherboard, Cooler and RAM. I reinstalled windows 10, then updated BIOS and OC'd the CPU. As I was checking the CPU core temps to examine the stability of my OC, I noticed my RX 480 was at 71 degrees celcius. It was not under any load and clocking very low. I...
  21. F

    Question I think my GPU might be dying

    Hey everybody! Let me get my specs out the way. Ryzen 3600x 16 GB of DDR4 corsair ram (dual) RX 480 8GB Reference Card (19.12.3 Drivers) XFX 850W gold plus Recently upgraded my CPU from an i5 to a new ryzen chip during the x-mas sales. After getting BSoD, I refreshed Windows 10 and it fixed...
  22. K

    Question Is it worth upgrading for my situation?

    Hi everyone! Finally got some money saved up and now I am trying to decide if it is actually worth upgrading or not. My current rig: I5-7500 MSI B250M Bazooka 8gb of Ram @ 2400 500GB HP 3NAND SSD 1TB HDD A Cryorig H7 cooler XFX RX480 8gb Cooler Master 550 bronze certified Currently, with my...
  23. C

    Question One fan going 100% while other is at normal Speed

    Hi! I have a Sapphire Nitro+ RX480 4GB and i have a problem where one fan goes crazy whilst the other stays at normal RPM's. There are no temp spikes and the "bad" fan does this for several seconds or a few minutes and then goes back to normal, only to repeat this a couple of minutes later...
  24. D

    Question Radeon rx480 driver crash loop

    Hello I have been having an extremely annoying problem with my Sapphire nitro+ 8 GB OC Rx480. I had just installed a new ssd into my PC and reinstalled windows, after which the radeon driver started crashing every once in a while (sometimes every few minutes, sometimes once in a few hours). It...
  25. lilwesyy

    Question Why my monitors do this?

    It happens when i game, there is like a white stripe going side to side, i don't know how to fix this. My specs: CPU: i5 7600k RAM: 8gb dual channel GPU: RX480 Sapphire 8GB PSU: Corsair 650w Proof video.
  26. S

    Question Solid Color Crash During Gaming

    Hello! Recently i have gotten myself an RX480 8 gb version. Was running everything smoothly,passed every single stress test. Untill i put it against some high intensity games. While playing BF5 it randomly crashes to a solid ( random ) colored screen. While in some not so demanding games it...
  27. ItsFieryGaming

    [SOLVED] RX480 No Signal & Boot Occasionally

    Hey Everyone, About a month ago I added in a RX480 to my current PC. Since then I’ve been having a problem where everytime I turn the PC on the monitors output no signal. Occasionally it boots properly with output to monitors. When it is on everything works perfectly fine. Before I added the...
  28. X

    [SOLVED] Bought used RX 480, random black screens

    Hi all! I just bought a used RX 480 4GB (Sapphire Nitro, not Nitro+). I installed it last Sunday by doing this: I downloaded the latest RX 480 drivers from AMD's site, rebooted into safe mode, used DDU to uninstall all graphics drivers, shut down PC, replaced my GTX 750 TI with the RX 480 and...
  29. D

    Build Advice Terrible stock motherboard

    Recently I bought an RX 480 8GB for an absolute bargain (around 80 euros) and I tested it out at the guy's place, played PUBG Max settings 70fps. So the card has no issue. I came home and it didn't work, instant thought was the PSU but I needed to upgrade it anyway since I was getting a new CPU...
  30. F

    Question Computer only shows display with rx560 but not with r9 290 or rx 480.

    Hello I am asking for help because I'm stuck. So I was trying to upgrade my friends pc with a better graphics card but when installing the ASUS r9 290 and plugging in the display port and turning it on nothing came up on the display but the computer turns on and the fans spin on the card. I...
  31. N

    Question Lenovo workstation with RX 480, no video at all.

    Hi, I have the following PC: Lenovo ThinkStation E30 CPU: Intel Xeon E3-1225 RAM: 12 GB DDR3 Unbuffered Non-ECC PSU: EVGA 600B SSD: SanDisk X300s 256GB I've been using an EVGA nVidia 750Ti and its been working great. The integrated graphics are also working when I don't have a GPU plugged...
  32. G

    Question RX480 optimal overclock help

    Hi all. I own an RX 480 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB and would like to overclock it beyond its normal GPU Clock of 1342 MHz and Memory Clock of 2000 MHz. I'm planning on using Sapphire TriXX to achieve this, but don't understand some settings present on that software. If I hypothetically raise the GPU...
  33. jroshier

    Question RX480 random crashes - buying a mined RX580 8gb

    (just FYI I'm in Aus) Hey all, Haven't been on here in a while. My current gpu is a Gigabyte RX480 8gb G1 Gaming. It is crashing a lot in games like Asassins Creed and Just Cause 3, as well as Borderlands. I need to upgrade it as its getting on my nerves having a card that keeps crashing, and...
  34. NightHawkRMX

    Question How to flash an RX480 Into RX580

    Hello, I just bought a Sapphire Nitro+ AMD Radeon RX480 8gb. The card came with corrupt Vbios causing error code 43 even though it was supposedly refurbished, so I reflashed a non-corrupt version of the original bios using AMDVbiosflashwin. Now the GPU works great, however more performance for...
  35. D

    Question Low Fps,GPU and CPU usage

    Hello I checked many threads on forum could not found a specific solution for problem Spec: Fx 8300 MSI gaming 720 MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X Seasonic 1000W Gold I have low gpu usage low cpu usage low fps in games I am currently playing WoW and my fps rates 30-50fps in world 5-20fps in raids. I...
  36. Horrgakx

    [SOLVED] Installed a new NVMe drive, but I can't access the old & new drives together

    Hi all, my original drive is a Samsung EVO 860 m.2 SATA. I just upgraded to the EVO 970 Plus and have successfully cloned the old drive to the new one. I removed the 860 and the system boots fine off the 970 without issue. I would like to format the 860 drive in order to sell it, however...
  37. K

    Question Abnormally display when alt tab

    normally it would be black screen, but recently it display an old screen from few weeks ago and my cpt keep reaching 99 degrees celcius after 30' of using since then
  38. JQB45

    [SOLVED] Case Fan Placement question

    I have the following: Corsair - 100R ATX Mid Tower Case AsRock AB350 Pro4 ATX AMD R5-1600 @ 3.9GHz 8GB DDR4 3000 @ 2933MHz EVGA (NVidia) GTX 950 FTW 1TB WD Blue 7200RPM HDD Thermaltake - TR2 600 W ATX Power Supply (Just received a replacement Seasonic S12ii 520W) Noctua - NF-S12B redux-1200...
  39. spinningstill

    [SOLVED] Listening to Pandora Radio

    Is there a way to listen to Pandora radio outside of the US. I know it says they are working on the ability. Are there safe proxies?
  40. O

    [SOLVED] Adivce on upgrading

    Hi all, Have been researching for a few weeks now. And i am getting more and more lost. My current rig is as follows: i5-3570 Non k 16gb ddr 3 1600 Joshua-h61 motherboard GTX 1060 3gb 1 x 500gb ssd 1 x 256 nvme which is on a pcie x1 adapter card ( loss of speed on here but needed the drive...