Will Ubuntu work on AMD?
The gist of the matter is: You can install AMD64 software on both AMD and Intel processors, as long as they support that type of architecture (Don't worry, almost all processors released in the last 5 years do). So just go ahead and install Ubuntu using the 64 bit iso.
How do I check my AMD Graphics Driver Ubuntu?
The first thing to check for when you consider using the fglrx driver is whether your AMD graphics card is supported.
- Go to the AMD website.
- Enter your graphic card details. You may check this at the terminal: lspci -vvnn | grep VGA.
- Identify whether your AMD graphics card model series is supported by the fglrx driver.
27 Jun 2019
Are AMD cards better for Linux?
For Linux desktop computers, it's a much easier choice to make. Nvidia cards are more expensive than AMD and have the edge in performance. But using AMD guarantees superior compatibility and a choice of reliable drivers, whether open source or proprietary. The same is true for Intel, although this solution is slower.