Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I'm planning to dual boot my laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10. I'm using an HP Pavilion DV6-6140tx laptop, which is packed with AMD 6770M 1GB GPU. For windows, I'm using a third party AMD CCC driver and it works like charm and GPU switching happens butter smooth. I just want to know where I can find the best driver for Ubuntu(for my laptop) ?

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Seth, Eric Carvalho, mikewhatever, BuZZ-dEE, Avinash Raj Feb 26 '14 at 2:49

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

up vote 2 down vote accepted

Ubuntu 13.10 now supports Hybrid Graphics. If you have Ubuntu 13.10 and Radeon hybrid graphics you can install the driver and catalyst control center as easy as follows:

sudo apt-get install fglrx fglrx-pxpress

You can start catalyst control center in dash by shortcut or through terminal as follows:

sudo amdccle

PS:- Remember to run Catalyst Control Center as root to switch graphics. Unlike in Windows, you need to restart the system to complete switching.

share|improve this answer
For me the catalyst control centre command is "sudo amdcccle". – Vromoth Mar 28 '14 at 22:30

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.