Forum discussion tagged with RX480.
  1. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
  4. 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.
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    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...
  6. ItsFieryGaming

    Question 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...
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    [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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
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    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...
  15. [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...
  16. 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
  17. 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...
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    [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?
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    [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...
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    Computer in loop

    Installed a new hard drive on my son's computer it would no boot and is turning off and on in a loop. It's a dell8100 is the motherboard not good? I have no idea what to do. My Dad checked the new hard drive before he sent it so that's not the problem!! Is it toast?