1 Reply Latest reply on Nov 9, 2017 5:43 AM by amdmatt

    Ubuntu 17.10 and AMD Dual Graphics, Is this possible?


      PC Notebook HP Pavilion - 15-ab010la

      AMD A10-8700P Radeon R6, 10 Compute Cores 4C+6G 1.8Ghz

      AMD Radeon R6 Graphics / AMD Radeon (TM) R7 360 

      Windows 10 64 bits

      BIOS: America Megatrends Inc F.45, 28/04/2017

      RAM 12 GB


      A few month ago i was trying to install ubuntu on this laptop for start using it and see why too much people use it and i read that is good to learno how to use it for my courrier.

      I had too much troubles trying to install bc first i run it but at the second time it just freeze on the boot menu so i had to go back to windows, i read that the problem is because the dual graphics.


      So i could not install ubuntu , now i discovered this forum i wanna know if is possible to install ubuntu in my laptop. I found drivers that amd provides for my laptop, those are the dirver i am talking about https://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu%20x86%2064  designated for Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS, 14.04.2, they were launched on 2015 so i dont know if they will work.


      So i want to know, if i install ubuntu (Ubuntu 17.10 | Ubuntu ) on my laptop will i be able to use those drivers? or what should i do for run it without problem with dual graphics ?


      I hope someone can help me wtih this problem