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Forum discussion tagged with sapphire.
  1. T

    Question No Video output with R9 280X Vapor-X OC (Tri-X)

    Hello, I have Sapphire R9 280X Vapor-X OC (Tri-X) and none of the outputs works (2 DVIs, HDMI, DP). The original build had 620W PSU and now it has 650W, both 8-pin PCI-E are connected (daisy-chain). When I power the computer up the "Vapor-X" has it's light on, the fans are spinning but still...
  2. C

    Question Boost an old PC?

    !Tech Specs! Sapphire tri x 290 AMD Fx8350 w/ H80GTi Corsair closed loop watercooler Corsair xms3 2x4 gb 1600mhz Gigabyte 990fxa ud3 Rosewill Photon 650/800(I don't remember) watt 80 plus psu I'm looking for a way to boost the performance of my 5+ year old pc using software, changing windows...
  3. M

    Question Need Help!! Pc wont post/boot when gpu is plugged into psu (╥_╥) [please read description]

    mobo=asus tuf 365 gaming plus ( recently bought ) cpu= i7 9700k gpu = sapphire nitro rx 480 8gb psu= 750 watt cooler master ( 1 day old) so, i was running furmark 1080p AA and cpuz stress test , gpu temp reached 82 °C , Cpu temp reached 90°C suddenly my pc shutdown. Tried restarting but no...
  4. W

    Question Sapphire RX 480 Nitro 4GB Display Issue/Driver issue?

    Hello, A bit of backstory first: I have bought a couple of cards not too long ago (8x Sapphire Nitro RX 480 4GB). I have sold or used 7 cards in the meantime, but I still had one left to put in a pc to eventually sell. I was wondering what all this mining fuss was about so I tried to give it a...
  5. Zemzy Oseris

    Question Sapphire Nitro+ 5700xt has extremely high temps ?

    While playing cyberpunk i turned on rivatuner and saw my 5700xt was at 90c with my side panel OFF. I immediately closed cyberpunk and opened Radeon Software and saw that the edge temp and juction temp were the exact same and going down at the exact same time (junction dropped to 89c and edge...
  6. Question What's the stock bios for this Sapphire Pulse RX 580?

    Hello, My card is RX 580 Sapphire Pulse 4gb I tried flashing all sapphire pulse bios that is available in the collection. And it all brick my card sadly. I borrowed a cpu with integrated to reflash it back to my old bios. I need help on finding the real bios for my card sadly my hard drive...
  7. D

    Question Educated guess on the Sapphire 6900 xt Nitro "MSRP"?

    It's my first time buying Sapphire or AMD so I was wondering what MSRP would look like for this card, since as far as I know, Sapphire did not announce the price. I know MSRP is practically irrelevant nowadays, but I'm trying to gauge how long I should wait for prices to drop vs how much I'm...
  8. johnx125

    Question Weird intermittent graphics card issue

    I have a Sapphire Radeon R7 370 Nitro 4GB which is over 5 years old and has been overclocked since the day I bought it. However these last two weeks, whenever I run a game (or any 3D application really) there's a good chance my system will freeze to some random color screen sometimes with...
  9. M

    How do i unbrick my GPU?

    Hello, I have an Sapphire RX480 4gb on which i bricked one of the two bioses. I tried to flash it because on boot it would sometimes show black screen and ocasionally garbage mess. I do not have a copy of original bios, I also dont have integrated graphics (Intel i5 9400F). Is there a way to...
  10. _tosskee

    Question AMD RX 550 DRIVERS PROBLEM

    Hello, After trying to solve this problem for year now in different websites, stores etc.. I came here in hope that you can help me, here is the problem. I can use Radeon Software Drivers till version 18.5 and higher. Recommended drivers for my gpu are Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.12.1 Optional...
  11. InSovietRussiaComputerBuildsYOU

    Question R9 290 black screens only when there is no load (e.g. in Windows)

    Hi guys, for the last couple of months I have been black screens when using my Sapphire R9 290 Tri-X OC. It is a very peculiar issue, because it only happens when I am outside of a game e.g. with an open browser (with hardware acceleration turned off), or other 2D applications, I believe it has...
  12. pazarac01

    [SOLVED] Are this normal temps for Sapphire Nitro+ RX 480???

    Hello guys. I recently bought used but in very good condition Sapphire Nitro+ RX 480 4GB GPU. Thing is that Im satisfied with the card and its perfomance, but at the same time Im worried about my temps. the card on idle is staying at around 47-49 degrees with fans not spinning, while on...
  13. Sammac101

    Question HELP!! RX580 MAY HAVE BRICKED? POSSIBLE BAD BIOS.

    Hi everyone. This is my first post in this forum. Specs: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600xt GPU: sapphire rx580 nitro+ 8gb MOBO: ASUS prime B450 A Ram: Corsair vengeance lpx 8gb x 2 PSU: Corsair cx 450 Was having issues with my GPU. The fan readings were back to front. At 0% they would run at 3000rpm and at...
  14. NM-NM

    [SOLVED] Change thermal pad thickness

    My card is sapphire pulse rx 580 8gb. And I need to replace thermal pads I contacted sapphire for thermal pad thickness and it's 1mm and 0.75mm. But, I can't find any 0.75mm thermal pad. Is it possible, to change thermal pad thickness from 1mm to 0.75mm. Or, it will destroy the thermal...
  15. [SOLVED] Sapphire Rx 5500xt Pulse vs Rx 5500xt Nitro+?

    Im debating between these two cards. I know that i should grab some extra money and get the Rx 5600xt but since i upgraded my whole setup last week, i cant afford it atm. My whole system consist of Ryzen R5 3600, B450 Tomahawk and Corsair RGB 8+8gb Ram. The case is a Corsair Spec 04 (Cx 600 and...
  16. dany_f50

    [SOLVED] What GPU for (light) gaming in a 49'' 4k 60hz TV at 1080/1440p?

    Here's the deal. My setup consist of: Sapphire RX 580 4gb MSI B450 Tomahawk mobo 8+8gb RAM Corsair RGB Ryzen 5 3600 Corsair CX600 Corsair Spec 04 case 1tb WD blue HDD + 256gb Adata SSD Im looking for an upgrade to my RX 580 4gb. I use my Samsung 49' 4k Led TV as a monitor. Im not a hardcore...
  17. A

    [SOLVED] Sapphire Radeon RX 560 4GB OC Pulse System Freeze/Crashes under GPU Load Windows 10

    Hi All, In Windows 10, my PC crashes/Freeze under GPU on Load. I cannot run any graphics demanding GAMES or some benchmark softwares(Geekbench or Heaven Unigine) except Passmark benchmark as it will freeze the System. Then I need to force restart or shutdown the System. But there is no issues...
  18. C

    [SOLVED] Sapphire mobile hotspot, slow download speed on laptop

    I'm currently in the middle east using a sapphire T2 mobile hotspot. Works well for streaming, gaming etc. Currently having an issue downloading anything on my laptop with it. I can run a speed test and pull 20+Mbps download speed, browse decently fast even play games with minimal lag but if I...
  19. S

    [SOLVED] Need clarification on GPU power consumption between 5600 XT and 2060 on a 460w PSU.

    Hello, I am looking to upgrade my graphics card for the new Flight Simulator, but ran into some inconsistencies with PSU requirements. I'm running the internals of a Dell XPS with an i7 4790 and a 460w Dell PSU. I am really trying to avoid upgrading the power supply as new ones are pretty...
  20. F

    [SOLVED] burning smell from GPU

    So I tried selling an old r9 390x sapphire nitro (unused). The person I sold it to returned it to me saying "we sys admins recognise when a gpu smells burnt". So I felt really guilty, had no idea, I mean I never even used the thing. So I basically said "well if the warranty is off i can't mess...
  21. N

    [SOLVED] Can i use a radeon card instead of my nvidia card?

    Hi all, i have a Nvidia GTX 750 ti 4gb, and was wondering if i can replace it with an AMD radeon sapphire 8gb card? I have an intel chip, i mean can we just swap out cards like that? nowadays? take out nvidia and place radeon??
  22. [SOLVED] What are those white stains on the back of this GPU?

    I've got this used GPU which has some white stains on its back. What are those? I've searched the web and from what I understand they could be flux residues but I'm not sure. Any other idea? Looks like this GPU was removed from a working PC and it was still functioning when it was removed. Then...
  23. yullbarez

    [SOLVED] How To Fix GPU Overheating?

    Hi, i have Sapphire R9 280X Tri-X OC 3GB GDDR5 384-Bit model GPU. It has overheating problem. It hits 97-98 degrees even at %50 load. I don't know what to do. I think it needs new thermal paste and clean but i'm afraid to damaging it because i've never done it before. What should i do? Thanks.
  24. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Ram running slow?

    Cpu-Z frequency: 798.4 Mhz (DDR4-1596) Its ddr4 3200mhz ram and only running at idk... I enable XMP profile 1 like a guy told me on a forum and still running slow?
  25. knight sharma

    [SOLVED] Building a new custom Rig

    I'm planning to build a new custom rig(Only MB, RAM, Processor,Graphic Card). I have a budget of INR 25k-30k. My main work over the system would be Video editing only no gaming. Processor could be Core i3 or i5. Graphic card as required.
  26. decoyout1

    [SOLVED] One of two fans in Sapphire RX Nitro+ 470 8GB Just died

    Well, im little bit worried about my gpu. I bought the GPU yesterday, When I receive it, the second fan did just broken and it wont spinning. I tought it wasnt a big problem since the first fan can spin and after that I replaced the thermal paste with MX-4. The problem is when Im test it with...
  27. C

    Question RX590 Sapphire on a Z400 ?

    Hello everyone. Thanks for taking a precious time helping me. I wanted to order a new RX590 Sapphire Nitro+ Limited Edition to make it work with my computer, but I've seen in some forums that I can't work on non-UEFI motherboard (which I suppose is my case). I don't have anywhere on the BIOS to...
  28. K

    Question Restart loop after installing gpu driver.

    Hi everyone, Recently my Sapphire r9 270x Toxic 2GB OC Edition not working properly. The problem : OS (Win 10) goes into restart loop after installing graphics driver. What i have done so far : So i uninstall Graphics driver using DDU while on safe mode. Then restarted my pc and GPU works...
  29. ClassV

    [SOLVED] Upgrading PC for around 900 CAD, looking for a second opinion/insight.

    Basically, before I buy anything just wanted to hear anything some other techies might think about what I'm doing here, because not may people around me can help too much. Currently running my system with an i5 6600k, Sapphire Nitro RX 480 4G, 16GB ram, 128GB SSD and 1TB HDD, along with 650W...
  30. C

    Question System not reading GPU temps. Fans going to 100% speed suddenly. System shuts down.

    Hi! So, I've an R9 380x in my PC, and for the past month and a half or so, I've been experiencing this issue. Whenever I run a game, after about 20 mins or so, the system stops reading GPU temperatures and the GPU fans would just go to 100% speed. I installed AMD Wattman and it wouldn't work...
  31. himanshu99

    [SOLVED] Where to find replacement for a 10A Fuse for a Sapphire Rx 480 Gpu

    Hello everyone I have a Rx 480 Gpu which died while playing games after looking at some youtube videos i tested my GPU and found out that 2 of my 10A fuse ( View: https://imgur.com/a/lXI3w7x ) Please can anyone help me find a replacement for them or what are they exactly called Please check...
  32. W

    [SOLVED] Sapphire RX590 Nitro+ Wattman Issue

    Hi everyone! I got an issue. I play games and display suddenly turns off itself but my pc is still working. I can't do anything. I have to restart my pc. Can anyone help me? My PC specs are: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz Sapphire RX 590 Nitro+ 8 GB MSI B450M Pro-M2 V2 Corsair DDR4 8x2 GB 3000MHz...
  33. johnx125

    Question Striped and solid color screen crashes during any type of GPU workload

    I have a Sapphire R7 370 Nitro 4Gb about 5 years and it has been overclocked almost since day one (core 1020MHz, memory 1500MHz). So.. lately I've encountered this issue a number of times, whenever I play a game, watch a live stream etc, the computer crashes to a striped screen and any sound...
  34. ReaperXXIII

    Question Pc crashes into black screen before loading

    OK, this it's a big issue to me, I built my own pc one year and 4 months now, I live in South America so here it's expensive like twice the price of North America, so if something died I'm f'ed up cuz it'll take me a while to get the money for it. These are the specs: ryzen 3 2200g Asus b450...
  35. M

    [SOLVED] SAPPHIRE RX 5700 XT nitro+ sagging?

    Hello guys. Does anyone know if the sapphire rx 5700 xt nitro+ needs a GPU holder? thanks in advance.
  36. yullbarez

    [SOLVED] My GPU is Overheating

    Hi, i have Sapphire R9 280X Tri-X OC 3GB GDDR5 384-Bit GPU. My CPU is bottlenecks with that GPU and i can only get %60-65 GPU usage. But even if it's bottlenecks, the temps around 70-75 celsius. GPU fan speed is around %40-45 auto. Is that normal? Specs: CPU: Intel Xeon X5450 3.00 GHz MB: Asus...
  37. yullbarez

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to use Molex To 8-Pin Adapter For R9 280X?

    Hi, i have Sapphire R9 280X Tri-X OC 3GB GDDR5 384-Bit GPU, but it have 8+8 Pin power connectors(i've tried to run 8+6 leds and fans are fine but no display in the result of my search that card can only run with 8+8 Pin.) to run but i have only 8+6 Pin. Now, i'm looking for a Molex To 8-Pin...
  38. D

    [SOLVED] Cannot overclock my GPU it goes back to base clock (RX580)

    I have a Sapphire NITRO+ RX 580 8G GPU and for some reason it wouldn't go over 1250 mhz even though it supposed to go up to 1411 mhz boost clock. I tried to overclock it but every time I set a clock speed and apply it, it instantly reverts back to 1250 mhz. I tried it in Adrenalin and MSI...
  39. Syzhar

    Question PCIE Didnt detected GPU but its powering it up

    I just bought Sapphire RX470 4GB OC when i connect it for the first time it works but the fan spinning so fast, im afraid to continue to use it and try to replace the thermal paste that turned out to be dry af. after i change the thermal, i connect it again and its powering up, the fan spin and...
  40. Z

    Question New gpu, green screen, flickering? (Rx 580)

    I recently bought an RX 580 as well as a new power supply, and upon my first test of them both in the computer, I noticed the screen is at a different resolution. I’m assuming that’s nothing new for every new graphics card and is fixable with a few clicks once everything’s situated, but...