AMD Radeon RX 460 Unlock Enables 12.5% Performance Gain
Good news for people who own an AMD Radeon RX 460, now you can gain even more out of you GPU with this AMD Radeon RX 460 unlock which has been found by der8auer.
As of right now the AMD RX 460 is the only GPU that comprises of the Polaris 11 architecture and it seems that that GPU has been locked for better efficiency but when it comes to power the GPU can be unlocked in order to get the most out of the graphics card.
The AMD RX 460 actually has 1024 stream processor and this Radeon RX 460 unlock will allows you to access them. With the Radeon RX 460 unlock you can gain a 12,5% performance improvement for free, from a card that you already own. Now that is something all RX 460 owners would want.
How To Do The Radeon RX 460 Unlock
There are two models that can be unlocked, the ASUS RX 460 STRIX OC and Sapphire RX 460 Nitro OC. Be advised that there is a possibility that this might not work with all GPUs and that there is a chance of something going wrong in the process. So go along with this Radeon RX 460 unlock at your own risk.
The following are the BIOS firmware links that you will need:
First backup the original BIOS file in case you want to flash the card back at a certain point (run “backup bios.bat”). You can also save the BIOS with the latest version of TechPowerUp’s GPU-Z.
Afterwards run “flash unlocked bios.bat” to flash the bios. It will take about 15 seconds and should look like in the picture below.
Afterwards restart your system and enjoy about 10% free performance.
Using this guide you will be able to get even more power for what you have paid for. let us know what you think about this Radeon RX 460 unlock.