AMD Radeon HD 7950 On Linux: Southern Islands Isn't Yet A Penguin Holiday
Posted on: 03/12/2012 06:35 PM

Phoronix takes a look at the AMD Radeon HD 7950 on Linux

AMD Radeon HD 7950 On Linux: Southern Islands Isn't Yet A Penguin Holiday


The Radeon HD 7900 series were announced at the end of 2011 and since then the Linux support status for this hardware has remained a big question. For the Radeon HD 7000 series "Southern Islands" GPU launch, they did not send over any hardware samples so Linux consumers have left to be confused over the state of the non-Windows support for AMD's hardware based on the "Graphics Core Next" architecture. Fortunately, here is finally an extensive look at the Radeon HD 7000 series on Linux with testing of a Radeon HD 7950."



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