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XFX AMD Radeon HD 6850 (Graphics Card, 1GB DDR5, PCI-E 2.1)

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XFX AMD Radeon HD 6850 (Graphics Card, 1GB DDR5, PCI-E 2.1)
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Updated: 04/08/2016 12:34

Review of Linux Compatibility

The XFX AMD Radeon HD 6850 is an PCI-Express graphics card from XFX Pine Group with 1GB DDR5 Ram. It has the PCI ID 1002:6739

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Barts PRO [Radeon HD 6850] [1002:6739]
	Subsystem: XFX Pine Group Inc. Device [1682:3116]
	Kernel driver in use: fglrx_pci
01:00.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Barts HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 6800 Series] [1002:aa88]
	Subsystem: XFX Pine Group Inc. Device [1682:aa88]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel

and was successfully used with Linux kernel 3.19.0 and fglrx_pci kernel module:

(**) fglrx(0): NoAccel = NO
(**) fglrx(0): AMD 2D Acceleration Architecture enabled
(--) fglrx(0): Chipset: "AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series " (Chipset = 0x6739)
(--) fglrx(0): (PciSubVendor = 0x1682, PciSubDevice = 0x3116)
(==) fglrx(0): board vendor info: third party graphics adapter - NOT original AMD
(--) fglrx(0): Linear framebuffer (phys) at 0xc0000000
(--) fglrx(0): MMIO registers at 0xfea20000
(--) fglrx(0): I/O port at 0x0000e000
(==) fglrx(0): ROM-BIOS at 0x000c0000
(II) fglrx(0): AC Adapter is used
(II) fglrx(0): AMD Video BIOS revision 9 or later detected
(--) fglrx(0): Video RAM: 1048576 kByte, Type: GDDR5
(II) fglrx(0): PCIE card detected
(--) fglrx(0): Using per-process page tables (PPPT) as GART.
(WW) fglrx(0): board is an unknown third party board, chipset is supported
(II) fglrx(0): [FB] MC range(MCFBBase = 0xf00000000, MCFBSize = 0x40000000)
(II) fglrx(0): RandR 1.2 support is enabled!
(II) fglrx(0): RandR 1.2 rotation support is enabled!

Identified Hardware Configurations (2 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Distribution
Kernel
Rating
Scan Date
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-31-generic - 01/08/2016
Ubuntu 15.04 3.19.0-22-generic - 08/07/2015

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