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AMD A8-7650K Overheating

Question asked by goldensama on Dec 6, 2017
Latest reply on Dec 7, 2017 by goldensama

Hi there. Ever since the Windows creative suite update a couple of days ago, my PC has been mysteriously shutting off on its own. After a little research online and monitoring internal temperatures, I found out that the most likely cause was my Graphics Card overheating and restarting the PC to prevent damage.

 

I don't know what all information I should share, so here's everything.

 

 

Radeon Software Version - 17.11.1

Radeon Software Edition - Crimson ReLive

Graphics Chipset - AMD Radeon (TM) R7 370 Series

Memory Size - 4096 MB

Memory Type - GDDR5

Core Clock - 985 MHz

Windows Version - Windows 10 (64 bit)

System Memory - 8 GB

CPU Type - AMD A8-7650K Radeon R7, 10 Compute Cores 4C+6G

 

Radeon Settings Version - 2017.1102.1456.25052

Driver Packaging Version - 17.40.1031-171102a-320046C-CrimsonReLive

Provider - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

2D Driver Version - 8.1.1.1624

Direct3D® Version - 9.14.10.01304

OpenGL® Version - 6.14.10.13497

OpenCL™ Version - 23.20.788.0

AMD Mantle Version - 9.1.10.0228

AMD Mantle API Version - 102400

AMD Audio Driver Version - 10.0.1.4

Vulkan™ Driver Version - 1.7.0

Vulkan™ API Version - 1.0.54

 

Graphics Card Manufacturer - Powered by AMD

Graphics Chipset - AMD Radeon (TM) R7 370 Series

Device ID - 6811

Vendor ID - 1002

SubSystem ID - 2015

SubSystem Vendor ID - 148C

Revision ID - 81

Bus Type - PCI Express 3.0

Current Bus Settings - PCI Express 3.0 x16

BIOS Version - 015.049.000.005

BIOS Part Number - 113-C634-001

BIOS Date - 2015/09/22 01:46

Memory Size - 4096 MB

Memory Type - GDDR5

Memory Clock - 1425 MHz

Core Clock - 985 MHz

Total Memory Bandwidth - 182 GByte/s

Memory Bit Rate - 5.70 Gbps

2D Driver File Path - /REGISTRY/MACHINE/SYSTEM/ControlSet001/Control/Class/{4d36e968-e325-11ce-bfc1-08002be10318}/0000

 

According to CPUID HWMonitor, the temperature is running between 52C and 78C.

 

Thus far, I have updated my driver and cleaned the fans of my PC.

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