AMD Radeon HD8870M(AMD Enduro) Totally not working, BSOD when i install official AMD Drivers

Discussion created by ciao986 on Jul 2, 2015
Latest reply on Jul 2, 2015 by kingfish

After Uninstalling all my drivers to update to the latest catalyst beta drivers everything stopped working: i removed EVERYTHING with DDU(Display Driver Uninstaller); i installed the latest Intel OEM Drivers, then, when i installed the latest AMD one, the Laptop went BSOD. I tried different configurations, i tried installing both the OEM Display Drivers from the Samsung own SW Update Application, but it didn't work, i tried to install them manually by saving the relative installation files, but the AMD Driver installation caused a BSOD during the driver install, and after a reboot the GPU wasn't recognized completely. i tried to install the OEM Intel Driver and then "Catalyst Omega 14.12" that i had previously downloaded from the AMD website, but it couldn't install the drivers reporting an error, i don't know what to do, is there anything that i need to install before the AMD Drivers to fix the BSODs and let the system detect the GPU correctly?(when i install the latest catalyst BETA Drivers the system recognizes the GPU as "AMD Radeon M200X Series", and not as "AMD Radeon R9 M270X" like it does in a normal situation).

These are the Laptop Specs:

Intel Core i7 3635QM Quad Core@2.4-3.4Ghz

8GB RAM 1600Mhz

Intel HD Graphics 4000 + AMD Radeon HD8870M(AMD Enduro)

500GB SSD Samsung 840 Evo

Windows 8.1 Professional Update 1(it is not the OEM install: i installed it from an USB key containing the original installation media files of my own copy of Windows 8, then i updated it to 8.1)

15.6" Full HD Multitouch Display

The PC Name is "Samsung Ativ Book 8"


Actually only the Intel Integrated GPU is working.