0 Replies Latest reply on Feb 18, 2018 2:56 AM by mikerodriguez1890

    Horizontal Flickering / Screen Tearing When Viewing Videos With Fast Scenes


      Describe your system:

      • AMD Graphics Card
        • AMD Sapphire R9 280X
      • Desktop or Laptop System
        • Desktop
      • Operating System
        • Windows 7 64-bit
      • Driver version installed
        • Radeon Software Adrenalin Version 18.2.2
      • Display Devices
        • Acer H236HL, DVI-D, 1920x1080 @60Hz
        • Acer H236HL, DVI-I, 1920x1080 @60Hz
      • Motherboard + Bios Revision
        • ASRock Z77 Extreme4, 64Mb AMI UEFI Legal BIOS Ver 04.06.05
      • CPU/APU
        • Intel Core i5-3570K @3.40GHz
      • RAM
        • 32768MB


      Describe your issue:

      • Horizontal screen tearing during fast-moving scenes when playing videos from browser or local desktop video players (VLC, MPC-HC, etc.)
      • VLC 2.2.8 Weatherwax; Google Chrome Version 63.0.3239.132 (Official Build) (64-bit) via Netflix; MPC-HC (64-bit) Version 1.7.13 (e37826845)
      • Fullscreen and windowed
      • Sample scene from Netflix: One Punch Man Season 1, Episode 3: The Obessive Scientist; 17:25-17:30


      Troubleshooting steps taken:

      • Reinstalling latest AMD drivers & rebooting system
      • Installing RadeonPRO software and forcing VSync on VLC profile and alternatively on global
      • Card is not compatible with Enhanced Sync / FreeSync


      Possible next steps to take:


      Would like some advise regarding next steps to take, such as recommended version to roll back to, or any other steps I could take.