Vega 56

Forum discussion tagged with Vega 56.
  1. B

    Question Brand new Vega 56 crashes in every game and PC reboots

    When what I've written in the title happens, I get this error: "default radeon wattman settings have crashed and been restored". I've really tried everything at this point -Old drivers -Uninstalled drivers -Increased power limit -Installed only drivers but no Radeon Software -Reinstalled gpu...
  2. W

    [SOLVED] Recommended Power Supply for Vega 56 (based upon current hardware)

    Hi all, CPU: Intel i7 4790k (I only use it for gaming) 4.0 GHZ overclocked to 4.4 ghz (was done automatically via bios, and it seems fine). RAM: Kingston 16GB (4x4) 1333mhz Motherboard: Gigabyte Z97P-D3 ATX LGA1150 Power Supply: Strike 500 watts SSD: Crucial MX200 250GB HDD: Western Digital...
  3. exploding_psu

    [SOLVED] Need a PSU recommendation for a Vega 56, $120 budget, probably over 500W

    Greetings, thank you in advance for helping me out.. I'm not sure where to post this, so I do apologize if I posted in the wrong section. I'll cut to the chase, my PC specs are : Ryzen 3 1200 GTX 970 (Gigabyte G1 Model) FSP Hexa+ 500W PSU Just few days ago, my GTX 970 died.. No warning, at...
  4. T

    Question Fps drops in every game

    I bought a Vega 56 and since then my Pc only causes weird problems...the card doesnt do what it is supposed to whatsoever. So I ran MSI Kombuster stress test and this is what happened. View: Everything seems to be broken in some way or another, do you think its the...
  5. M

    Question RX Vega 56 Red Dragon not working

    I got my Red Dragon Vega 56 off eBay. The fans spin at 100% most of the time, the logo lights up and the card gets warm. The graphics card is not recognised by Windows and gives no display. I have a GTX 1080 TI which works fine in the system. Please help me by identifying and, if possible...
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    Question Weird electrical noise from graphics card?

    A couple of months ago, I bought a Sapphire Radeon RX Vega 56 Nitro+ 2xHDMI 2xDP 8GB to put in a Razer Core X for my Mac. It has been performing really well, however, when I put heavy load on the graphics card (like a graphics-intensive game for example) it makes this really weird electrical...
  7. R

    Question vega 56 benchmark number too low

    hey guys i wanted to ask a question.. i got something like 1840 points in the unigine heaven benchmark with my saphire vega 56 everything is maxed completely and res is on 1680 to 1050 i have a ryzen 5 1400 8gb ram 1066 vega 56 saphire undervolted is this cause of the slow ram? or my cpu...
  8. T

    Question AMD Vega 56 Coil Whine

    I have been building myself a new computer recently, and have been having no issues. I bought a number of things, and Ill list them here. EVGA 750 BQ, 80+ Bronze 750W (This is the oldest part, bought February, 2018. The rest was bought within a few weeks.) ASRock B450M-Pro4 Motherboard AMD...
  9. Tclarke94

    Question Rx Vega 56 crashes every time I play bf v

    So I upgraded g from a Rx 580 to a Vega 56 last week, ever since every time I play bf v I get way better performance but the game gets some sort of tearing artifact every time I play and most of the time the game crashes with no warning. I do not have any issues like this in want other games no...
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    Question Vega 56 vs RTX 2060 6gb recommendation?

    I am looking for some advice and in particular first hand experience with either or both said cards as I am looking to upgrade my GPU from an MSI 1060 3gb. I am still happy with my card right now but I've found some decent deals especially on an MSI Vega 56. Actually I found a "great" deal on...
  11. Gosraj

    Question Vega 56 CF vs Radeon VII?

    Just curious, which would be more powerful, crossfiring two Vega 56s or a single Radeon VII? Specifically at 1440p
  12. Andyus86

    Question Vega 56 nano PCB thermal pad

    Hello, tomorrow i will get a sapphire Vega 56 pulse and i'm figuring how to optimize overvall temperature, expecially VRM one. A guy suggested me to buy thermal pads, so i bought some with 3mm thinkness. I want to be sure to know the best spot where to apply then, he said in the rear card...
  13. D


    Hello, I'm new here and I need help with an issue with my vega 56. About 2 months ago, I bought my vega 56, although the rest of my new pc. When I do undervolt/overclock it does a black screen and in 10 secs. it works again, but the game/app I was using closes. Also the display sound (also...
  14. Simonky16

    Question Should I buy a GTX 1070 or a Vega 56?

    RMA'ing my old card. I could get a GTX 1070 for 278€ (311 USD) (and up) and a Vega 56 for 298€ (334 USD) and up. I however only have blower style Vega 56 cards available in my price range. I value linux drivers somehow, but I heard that there are some for the 1070, so I hope that shouldn't be...
  15. R

    Question will vega 56 be good enough

    So i'm looking to upgrade my gpu and i recently bought a open box red dragon 580 for $140. it's a nice upgrade from my 960, but i'm looking at getting a new monitor and not sure if the 580 is really what i want. I'm looking at a 27-32" QHD 144 hz curved screen with freesync. A 1080p 144 hz also...
  16. justjoddat

    Question dxgi error device reset

    I've been playing Anthem and streaming and lately, I've been getting this error. I have a ROG Strix Vega 56 8gb OC running on 19.3.2 and the same issue was on 19.3.1. Not sure what's causing it, or how to fix it. I did uninstall the gpu drivers and reinstalled. Going to unplug/plug in the gpu...
  17. T

    Question Insane coil whine in two new PSU's?

    Hey everyone, I recently put together a new system. I bought a used Vega 56 which works fine. I bought a 550W psu from Cooler Master (I know its under the recommended amount). When running a game or anything that has some visual demand, i.e. dragging something across the screen, the PSU starts...
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    [SOLVED] Undervolting Vega 56 - No Temp Difference?

    Trying to undervolt my MSI AirBoost Vega 56 as it obviously runs hot from being a blower card. To keep the fans non ear piercing, I have to run the card at about +20% power in Radeon settings, meaning I'm not getting anywhere near full performance. I've tried undervolting in Radeon Wattman as...
  19. Ghostimo

    Question Upgrading prebuilt pc

    So I have a medion pre-built pc with a Intel i5-6402p Rx460 2 8 gb ram 120 gb ssd 1 tb hdd 350w supply And I just got a vega 56 of a family member. I know I will have to change the psu if I want to have the card but how much watt do I have to get and what other things do you recommend on...
  20. Raxqiif

    Question Vega logo light on but not detected on monitor

    Hello guys, im currently upgrade mobo, so when everything plug on, my pc lights on but not recognize by monitor I wish to know what is my problems Here my specs Cpu amd ryzen 5 1500x Gpu msi vega 56 air boost Psu corsair vs650 Mobo msi b350 gaming pro