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I recently purchased LENOVO IP that comes with integrated GPU INTEL HD620 and dedicated AMD Radeon R5 M430. Now the problem is that ubuntu is only detecting integrated GPU. I want to use AMD GPU.

I know AMD stopped its support for R5 and R7 series GPU. Are there any open source drivers that can support R5 and R7 series GPUs. Basically I want Ubuntu to use my dedicated GPU instead of integrated GPU otherwise there's no point of having a dedicated GPU!

AMDGPU PRO does not support R5 yet. Any other oper source drivers that I can use so that my OS uses dedicated GPU? HELP!

  • The open source amd driver is pre-installed, just plug the cable in to the card and start it up. help.ubuntu.com/community/RadeonDriver – Mark Kirby Aug 31 '17 at 20:19
  • AMD supports R5 just fine. It's either radeonsi or r600g (not sure which one). Where did you get that from? – Hi-Angel Aug 31 '17 at 20:30
  • I read it somewhere. All I want is that my system starts using AMD as its GPU. For instance when I open 'About This Computer', it shows Intel® HD Graphics 620 (Kabylake GT2) on graphics instead of AMD. – Rish Sep 2 '17 at 19:18

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