graphic card issue yosemite

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by 50L, Oct 19, 2014.

  1. 50L macrumors regular


    Mar 2, 2014
    Hi guys i'm suffering a graphic card issue here

    Intel HD Graphics 4000 1024 MB

    macbook pro retina late 2012

    since the beginning my macbook completely freezes 2 times a month without a reason.

    Now since the update to osx yosemite, i've got a graphic card issue popup

    and when I watch movies it just jams like 20 times per movie, super irritating

    software issue or send it back to apple?
  2. drewsof07 macrumors 68000


    Oct 30, 2006
    Getting a screenshot of the associated error might be helpful. If it only occurs while doing a certain task, it sounds more software/firmware related.
  3. 50L thread starter macrumors regular


    Mar 2, 2014
    It was a one time error pop-up :' to help apple improve their software click send'
  4. leman macrumors G3

    Oct 14, 2008
  5. cjmillsnun macrumors 68020

    Aug 28, 2009
    Boot into your recovery partition and try repairing the disk.

    I don't think it's a hardware issue.
  6. Dholtz001 macrumors newbie

    Oct 20, 2014
    It sounds like you are having the same issue is me. I have a 2012 rMBP and have been freezing about twice a month. The screen goes black when it freezes. I don't get a GPU error message but I do get the error report screen sometimes. My mac now either doesn't detect the nvidia 650gt or detects it and randomly goes black. My thinking is that our freezes happen when the laptop automatically switches to the nvidia 650gt
  7. 50L thread starter macrumors regular


    Mar 2, 2014
    do you already have a solution? mine is now in repair, but after a week they didn't even checked on it, so still no info
  8. Brian Y macrumors 68040

    Oct 21, 2012
    Some 2012s seem to be having graphics problems. My 2012 was replaced because of the same thing "A Graphics error was detected".
  9. Dholtz001 macrumors newbie

    Oct 20, 2014
    No sorry. I am in Australia for a month. I am going to take it in when I get back to the states.

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