Topic Title: A8-6600K performing worst than a A6-5400K
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Created On: 07/19/2013 03:57 AM
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 07/19/2013 03:57 AM
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I got this APU from AMD in the E3

Graphics Card

AMD Catalyst Driver Version, and Driver History

Operating System
Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Issue Details
The WEI display 5.0 in Aero and 6.4 in Gaming Graphics

My previous A6-5400K display 5.3 Aero and 6.4 in Gaming Graphics

(Same system)

The games Lags or are poorly displayed in comparision to the A6-5400K frame rate drop in the A8-6600K

Motherboard or System Make & Model

(Waiting for an MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 just to check that isn't the motherboard)

Power Supply


Display Device(s) and Connection(s) Used
HDMI / VGA on Dell Monitor

Applications and Games

League of Legends

Joe Danger

Sine Mora

CPU Details
AMD A660K Quad Core 4.2Ghz Max Turbo 3.9 Ghz

Motherboard BIOS Version
American Megatrends Inc. 4.6.5, 26/06/2013

System Memory Type & Amount

Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 8.00 GB Gskill Ripjaws

Total Physical Memory 6.96 GB

Additional Hardware

Additional Details
Waiting for another motherboard to ensure that isn't a motherboard issue

 07/19/2013 06:15 PM
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If it a big issue I would swap out APUs until the other motherboard arrives. I keep my spare A8 incase my A10 takes a dump.

I have seen more issues with the latest Richland APU. I hope those will go away after the next release of ccc.


AMD A10-5800K, XFX 7850 Ultra OC Edition 975MHz, 16GB RAM, Win 8.1 Pro 64 bit, MSI 7778 motherboard, 500W PSU, HP P7-1235, CCC 13.12 WHQL

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