All Classic Rock - Web Help


WEB DESIGN - Themes and Templates

RE: Best Music Videos We can find Classic Rock Selections!
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length

News:

Learn how to do it yourself  ...Save Time and Money! Share what Learn with others>



+-

Author Topic: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.  (Read 491 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Maxx

  • Webmaster
  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2328
  • Gender: Male
  • Learning to Fly!
PC running on AMD graphics hardware: we have a Windows 8 solution for you

AMD has produced a set of drivers that support the Consumer Preview of Windows 8. According to NeoWin, the fresh drivers include support for “stereo 3D [and]optimized screen rotation,” among other features. AMD claims that they will also improve a machine’s power consumption, something that mobile users of Microsoft’s latest beta will appreciate.
You can snag the drivers here. You can find full documentation here. The drivers support both 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows 8. You can find installation instructions here, if you get confused. The graphics cards that this impact include:
 
  • AMD Radeon HD 6000 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 5000 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 7000M Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 6000M Series
  • AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5000 Series
  • AMD A-Series APU
  • AMD C-Series APU
  • AMD E-Series APU
  • AMD FirePro Series
  • AMD FIrePro 3D Series
We’ll leave you with that. If you want to catch up on all our Windows 8 coverage, head here. If you just want the brass tacks of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, this post is for you.

Read more >>

Offline Skhilled

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
Re: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2012, 10:07:30 PM »
Cool! I like using AMD hardware. ;D

Offline Maxx

  • Webmaster
  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2328
  • Gender: Male
  • Learning to Fly!
Re: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2012, 10:17:06 PM »
Yes and Allot of the Intel based Machines use AMD graphic like HP (some of them)!

So you may want to check your device manager to see what type video chipset your are using before going the PC manufacture site.

PLEASE Note that...You may want to uninstall the old Video driver before installing the Win 8 update!
This will save you some time and errors as well as conflicts!

regads,
Maxx

Offline Skhilled

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
Re: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.
« Reply #3 on: March 04, 2012, 10:22:38 PM »
I haven't bought a PC in ages. I roll my own. This way I know what I got. ;)

Offline Maxx

  • Webmaster
  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2328
  • Gender: Male
  • Learning to Fly!
Re: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.
« Reply #4 on: March 04, 2012, 10:26:52 PM »
I do the same but the laptops are to expensive to custom build LOL!

may main machines are always Custom from back in the late 90's.

Even did few few earlier, but DOS was the way then!

regards,
Maxx

Offline Skhilled

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
Re: PC running on AMD graphics hardware: Windows 8 solution for you.
« Reply #5 on: March 04, 2012, 10:30:36 PM »
Yeah, I've considered building a custom laptop but haven't yet due to pricing...and my expensive camera hobby! LOL

 

+- >: Recent Topics >:

Why is Zinc Good for Your Body by Maxx
August 30, 2014, 01:38:28 AM

Leon Russell is a music legend by Maxx
August 30, 2014, 12:59:46 AM

2014 NFL Schedule by Zacharia
August 27, 2014, 08:38:23 PM

"Pancho and Lefty" - Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard by Maxx
August 27, 2014, 02:38:26 AM

Joe Bonamassa - Miss You, Hate You by Zacharia
August 25, 2014, 07:28:42 PM

Finger Eleven - One Thing by Zacharia
August 21, 2014, 05:34:43 AM

Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (HQ) by Maxx
August 20, 2014, 10:58:02 PM

Setting up your Pc audio Part one - by Maxx
August 17, 2014, 02:08:00 AM

Jeff Beck - Little Wing (HD) by Zacharia
August 16, 2014, 06:27:15 PM

Joe Bonamassa - Mountain Time by Maxx
August 16, 2014, 12:19:51 AM

.: Top Topics ::

Views Replies
Desserts, Desserts, Desserts 5711 154
Pasta Dishes 4449 112
My first build ! 5069 38
Curried Pea Soup 1873 28
Pancakes/Waffles and Syrups 1953 27
Alternatives to conventional pesticides and weed control products 5393 21
Blue screen Dell Ispiron 1501 3516 19
Mac Graphic applicationS 1664 19
B&T - Official - Cute pet of the day thread 2117 17
In Your Eyes - Peter Gabriel 2829 13
Powered by EzPortal