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Enabling Dual Graphics Between A10-7800 APU and R7 250 Discrete Graphics Card

Question asked by peterbkor on Dec 26, 2017
Latest reply on Dec 31, 2017 by peterbkor

Hello everyone!

I have a Lenovo H50-55 tower PC with an AMD A10-7800 APU, I purchased an MSI-built Radeon R7 250 graphics card because it is supposed to be "Dual Graphics" compatible with the A10-7800 APU. However I cannot find any way to actually enable Dual Graphics via the Adrenalin Control Center, nor any other way. I purchased the R7 250 specifically because it was advertised as Dual Graphics compatible with the A10-7800 APU. Does anyone know any way to enable Dual Graphics in this situation? Right now I can use EITHER the discrete R7 250, OR the integrated APU (whichever I plug my monitor into) but I cannot use both simultaneously, which, as I understand it, is what Dual Graphics is supposed to enable.


System information below, with screenshots.


System Information:

  • AMD Graphics Card
    • AMD R7 250 2GD3 OC (built by MSI)
  • Desktop or Laptop System
    • Lenovo H50-55
  • Operating System
    • Windows 10 64bit
  • Driver version installed
    • Radeon Adrenalin 17.12.1

     Display Devices

    • ASUS VN247 Series Monitor
  • Motherboard + Bios Revision
    • Lenovo Model 0x36A017AA, SDK0J40709, Bios Version: IRKT60AUS
    • AMD A10-7800 APU, R7 Graphics built in
  • Power Supply Unit  Make, Model & Wattage
    • EVGA 600W 80-Plus Certified Power Supply
  • RAM
    • Dual Channel Samsung DDR3 800MHz, 2 Modules, one is 8192 MB, the other is 4096 MB


Screenshots attached, I apologize for "information overload", I'm just trying to be specific.


Thank you all and Happy Holidays everybody!