AMD drivers Adrenalin 2020 21.9.1 support automated overclocking

Discussion in 'Frontpage news' started by Hilbert Hagedoorn, Sep 14, 2021.

  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

    Messages:
    45,514
    Likes Received:
    12,510
    GPU:
    AMD | NVIDIA
  2. AlmondMan

    AlmondMan Master Guru

    Messages:
    981
    Likes Received:
    304
    GPU:
    5700 XT Red Devil
    I have had a "automatic OC" for the GPU in my Radeon control panel for a long time. It also has an undervolt option. It hasn't been that good - system becomes unstable and crashes almost every time I touch an OC on this card - or just runs too hot for the minimal performance increase to be worth it. But maybe I'm just bad at it.
     
    Mpampis likes this.
  3. kapu

    kapu Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    5,362
    Likes Received:
    749
    GPU:
    Radeon 6800
    Undervolting works nice on my 6800. You lose 1% performance for 5-10C temp drop. Good trade for me.
     
  4. AlmondMan

    AlmondMan Master Guru

    Messages:
    981
    Likes Received:
    304
    GPU:
    5700 XT Red Devil
    Undervolt, yes, but not overclock :D
     

  5. Mpampis

    Mpampis Master Guru

    Messages:
    228
    Likes Received:
    212
    GPU:
    RX 5700 XT 8GB
    Same here, ever since I got my 5700XT, the option was there. But as you mentioned, it doesn't actually work. The driver keeps crashing, even though I'm on a custom loop and temps aren't an issue.
     
    AlmondMan likes this.
  6. Passus

    Passus Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    2,169
    Likes Received:
    739
    GPU:
    3060Ti GamingZ Trio
    It did "work" at first but was super conservative and only added 20 or so mhz to core and 10 to vram
     
    Mpampis likes this.
  7. Eastcoasthandle

    Eastcoasthandle Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    3,365
    Likes Received:
    727
    GPU:
    Nitro 5700 XT
    I've had absolutely no problem with the OC feature for my 5700xt. Works in all the games I play with no problems at all.
    I've only recently tried the undervolt feature with no problems either.
    Haven't messed with the ram OC feature though.

    But I will say that I replaced all my thermal pads with fujipoly ultra extreme and re-applied thermal paste with thermal grizzly.
     
  8. Raider0001

    Raider0001 Master Guru

    Messages:
    507
    Likes Received:
    44
    GPU:
    XFX RX 7900 XTX
    that was easy and fast
    [​IMG]
     
  9. AlmondMan

    AlmondMan Master Guru

    Messages:
    981
    Likes Received:
    304
    GPU:
    5700 XT Red Devil
    I tried it the other day, not the new one, but the older one on 21.8.2, and it did say "2140mhz core" and something on RAM that I forgot. I clicked "OK" and played some The Ascent for about 10 minutes before the driver crashed and reverted to base settings. So, dunno :p it doesn't really help if I OC myself, either. It'll crash at some point or other no matter what. I haven't managed to get it to sit at any kind of stable OC ever, but again, maybe I just don't care enough.
     

Share This Page