Sapphire Radeon R9 290 (Graphics Card, PCI-E, DVI-D, HDMI, DP)

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Sapphire Radeon R9 290 (Graphics Card, PCI-E, DVI-D, HDMI, DP)
Linux compatibility:
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Updated: 09/11/2016 22:02

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Sapphire Radeon R9 290 is a PCI-Express graphics card with Radeon chipset. The card has the PCI IDs:

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Hawaii PRO [Radeon R9 290] [1002:67b1]
	Subsystem: PC Partner Limited / Sapphire Technology Hawaii PRO [Radeon R9 290] [174b:e285]
	Kernel driver in use: radeon
	Kernel modules: radeon
01:00.1 Audio device [0403]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Hawaii HDMI Audio [1002:aac8]
	Subsystem: PC Partner Limited / Sapphire Technology Hawaii HDMI Audio [174b:aac8]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel

The graphics card is fully supported under Linux by the radeon driver and was successfully used under X.Org X Server 1.18.3 and Linux kernel 4.4.0:

(II) Module radeon: vendor="X.Org Foundation"
 	compiled for 1.18.3, module version = 7.7.99
 	Module class: X.Org Video Driver
 	ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 20.0

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
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Scan Date
Arch Linux 4.7.3-2-ARCH The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5 19/09/2016
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-36-generic The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5 12/09/2016

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