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Old 5th August 2018
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Originally Posted by Prevet View Post
I got a HD6970 because the 6000 series was the highest supported, but there's no fan control on OpenBSD, so it sets itself to 100% and sounds like a jet engine from then on. I ended up buying a Radeon HD6450 with 2GB of memory and passive cooling (I found it on UK ebay), so there would be no fan to worry about and it works okay. Just remember to change the aperture or you will get a black screen on boot
I'm running an AMD A6-5400K APU w/ HD 7540D Graphics. I'm very pleased with it.

Last edited by shep; 6th August 2018 at 01:03 AM. Reason: A5 -> A6
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