Topic Title: Laptop HD5470 memory type problem
Topic Summary: system shows incorrect memory type of graphic card
Created On: 01/05/2013 05:47 AM
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 01/05/2013 05:47 AM
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Avalok
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Hello, my friend gave me his old G62-b18ER laptop, I have been reinstalled its operation system to Windows 7 Pro.  after that when I installed video drivers from AMD web site I chacked video card information in GPU-Z and found that my HD5470 card memory type is DDR2, but on HP product web site saids that it mast be ddr3, also my system seen graphic card like "HD 5400 series" but not like "HD 5470", only in AIDA64 I saw correct video card name. May it be drivers problem? What drivers or other soft should I download?

 01/05/2013 06:55 AM
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It's normal for the system to give just the "series" name. No worries there.

As for the DDR 2 vs 3, that could just be a detection issue and no big deal if everything is working fine.



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 01/05/2013 08:16 AM
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Well, I don't know is it influences to something, but I think it's work a bit slow in games, many tests in internet shows better results

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