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  • Proprietary:
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AMD fglrx


The AMD Catalyst (fglrx) proprietary driver is no longer supported in openSUSE Leap 42.2+. However, a list of cards supported by the former drivers is provided here for reference.

Newer cards are supported by the AMDGPU and AMDGPU-PRO drivers, while all other cards are supported by the open-source Radeon drivers.

Supported hardware by AMD fglrx driver

Version: Leap 42.1 and olderopenSUSE Leap 42.1 was last version providing AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition drivers (15.12), historically also named as FGLRX or Catalyst drivers. For openSUSE Leap 42.2 or above, please use the open source radeon driver or AMDGPU-PRO driver instead.
Warning AMD fglrx / Catalyst no longer supported by AMD.

The AMD fglrx starting with Catalyst 12.6 (8.980) will work only with radeon chipset HD5xxx or above.

If you are the owner of a more recent gpu from hd5xxx or above series see also our article fglrx.

List of supported hardware by fgrlx and radeon

CEDAR       Radeon HD 5450
REDWOOD     Radeon HD 5550/5570/5670
JUNIPER     Radeon HD 5730/5750/5770
CYPRESS     Radeon HD 5830/5850/5870
HEMLOCK     Radeon HD 5970
PALM        Radeon HD 6250/6310 
SUMO,SUMO2  Radeon HD 6370/6380/6400/6410/6480/6520/6530/6550/6620
CAICOS      Radeon HD 6430/6450/6470/6490
TURKS       Radeon HD 6570/6670
JUNIPER     Radeon HD 6750/6770
BARTS LE    Radeon HD 6790
BARTS       Radeon HD 6850/6870
CAYMAN      Radeon HD 6950/6970  (requires Catalyst 11.4b; open-source requires at least kernel 2.6.39)
ANTILLES    Radeon HD 6990

Supported hardware by AMD fglrx legacy driver

Version: 12.2 and olderThe AMD fglrx legacy driver is no longer provided on 12.3 or above, please use the open source radeon driver instead.
Warning AMD fglrx / Catalyst no longer supported by AMD.

The following is a list of GPUs that were supported by the fglrx legacy driver. You can safely use the open source radeon driver, which supports all these chipsets.

R600        Radeon HD 2900
RV610/RV630 Radeon HD 2400/2600, M71, M72, M74, M76
RV620       Radeon HD 3450/3470, M82  
RV635       Radeon HD 3650/3670, M86
RV670       Radeon HD 3850/3870, M88
RS780       Radeon HD 3100/3200/3300
RS880       Radeon HD 4100/4200/4290
RV710       Radeon HD 4350/4550/5145/530v/545v, M92
RV730       Radeon HD 4650/4670/5165/550v/560v/565v, M96, M96-XT
RV770       Radeon HD 4850/4870, M97, M98

See also