I'm facing video instability and inability to use my CRG90 monitor on my Macbook Pro with radeon vega 20 graphics. Leading to video flickering, see this video.
This has been troubleshooted in depth including:
- replacing all displayport cables
- replacing all dongles (usb-c to displayport - startech CDP2DP)
- reimaging to vanilla MacOS
- macbook pro hardware swapped at Apple store
I'm posting here asking for help from someone from Samsung to ask their help in trying to reproduce this issue on their test bench with the exact same hardware. It seems like a monitor issue as the right side of PBP (DP #2) goes black sometimes without detecting any signal sometimes requiring the cable be reconnected.
2019 Macbook Pro 15 inch
macbookpro15,3 (also tested with macbookpro15,2 and same issue)
2.3ghz core i9
Radeon Pro Vega 20 (device id 0x69af - revision 0x00c0) VBIOS 113-d20601MA0T-016
EFI driver version 01.01.087
MacOS Mojave 10.14.6 (also tested broken in Catalina 10.15.2)
Samsung CRG90 49" QHD monitor LC49RG90SSNXZA
Current version: m-RG949CCAA-1004.0
Configured with default settings (reset), only PBP enabled using DP1 and DP2 inputs.
Macbook Pro USB-c connectors for video, one on left side bus and one in right side bus.
This behavior and instability only occurs in MacOSX - Windows is stable! Please help identifying this issue and correcting it as I cannot use my monitor.