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Driver Crashes, Screen Glitching and Black Screens(RX 470).

Question asked by itstheyoshi on Jan 20, 2017
Latest reply on Jan 25, 2017 by itstheyoshi

Okay so over the past few weeks I have been getting blue screens with the stop code VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE but since the latest driver update they seem to be fixed but now I am getting driver crashes instead. These crashes usually happen within 10 minutes of launching a game, usually causing me to reboot my system to get the driver up and running again. One thing to add is it seems that only a few games will cause this crash such as 7 Days to die, GTA V and Dolphin Emulator, while Overwatch has never crashed.

As for the screen glitching and black screens these happen together and only on startup from what I can tell. So what happens is I load to the desktop click chrome and then screen freezes and then it will turn different colours and have a "Glitchy" look to it, after this happens I got to a black screen and the computer restarts itself.



CPU: i5 6600k @ 4Ghz

GPU: Asus ROG STIX rx 470 oc 4GB

RAM: 20GB @ 2400Mhz(Currently only 16GB)

MOBO: ASRock z170a-x1

Storage: 2x 120GB SSD and 1TB HDD

Other info:

Driver version: 17.1.1

GPU Test:

I have run FurMark for 1 hour with a max temp of 75C(When max temp set to 80C) and I also have run unigine heaven for about 5 hours with no issues.


Thanks in advance.