We show you How to Flash the BIOS and Install Windows 11 on the MSI B550-A PRO ProSeries motherboard. Start to finish so you know how to do it right, and some optimization.

Introduction to the Upgrade
: The video starts by discussing the necessity of upgrading systems to handle newer games, introducing the AMD RX 7900 GRE graphics card as the chosen upgrade for a $700 budget system.

Unboxing the Card: The host unboxes the XFX Speedster Merc 310 AMD Radeon RX 7900 GRE, detailing the packaging and contents, including the installation guide, drivers, and the card itself.

Card Specifications: The card is described as being 13.2 inches long, 5 inches deep, and 2 inches thick, with three fans and requiring two 8-pin PCIe connections. It also has a metal backplate and multiple heat pipes.

Power Requirements: The video emphasizes the need for a 700-watt power supply and explains that the card requires two 8-pin PCIe connectors to function properly.

Driver Preparation: Before installing the new card, the host downloads the latest chipset and graphics drivers from AMD’s website, as well as Display Driver Uninstaller (DDU) to cleanly remove old drivers.

Safe Mode and Driver Removal: The host boots the system into safe mode, uses DDU to uninstall existing graphics drivers, and ensures Windows does not automatically install old drivers.

Physical Installation: Instructions are given for physically installing the new graphics card, including grounding oneself to avoid static discharge, removing the old card, and connecting the additional PCIe cable to the power supply.

System Reassembly: The video details the process of carefully inserting the new card into the PCIe slot, securing it with screws, and ensuring all connections are properly made.

Driver Installation and Configuration: After booting up the system, the host installs the downloaded drivers, including chipset and graphics drivers, and configures settings for optimal performance, such as disabling HDCP.

Optimization and Conclusion: The host explains additional configuration options in the AMD Adrenaline software, such as enabling FreeSync and adjusting the monitor’s refresh rate. The video concludes by summarizing the steps taken and previewing upcoming gameplay performance tests.

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