4
$\begingroup$

When I try to render smoke one GPU it just gives me an OpenCL error, on the CPU its just fine.

I have a ATI HD 7850 2GB ddr5 OC (gtx970 just fried) and since I installed the graphic card I can't work with smoke.

Can someone tell me if Blender supports smoke rendering with AMD GPU? If so then what is happening to me??

Thank you guys in advance

ATI smoke render FAIL

$\endgroup$
5
$\begingroup$

Not currently supported, I'm afraid.

You can see the list of supported features over at the Blender manual

As of Blender 2.78a, October 2016:

Feature CPU CUDA (NVIDIA GPU) OpenCL (AMD GPU)

Basic Shading ✔ ✔ ✔

Transparent Shadows ✔ ✔ ✗

Motion Blur ✔ ✔ ✔

Hair ✔ ✔ ✔

Volume ✔ ✔ ✗

**Smoke / Fire ✔ ✔ ✗

Subsurface Scattering ✔ ✔ ✗

Open Shading Language ✔ ✗ ✗

CMJ sampling ✔ ✔ ✗

Branched Path integrator ✔ ✔ ✗

Displacement/Subdivision ✔ (experimental) ✔ (experimental) ✔ (experimental)

$\endgroup$

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for?Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.