Forum discussion tagged with 1060.
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    Question Abnormal GPU Usage on Acer Predator Helios 300 (2018)

    It's been a month that I've been using this laptop and for the past week the Predator Sense Software either doesn't monitor the GPU usage or shows such usage even when no application is running of the GPU. I've a GTX 1060 and even when the laptop is in sleep mode such kind of GPU usage is being...
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    [SOLVED] Would it really make a difference if I upgraded from the i7 4790K to the R5 3600?

    I can probably guess there are hundreds of questions about the new ryzen cpus since they seem like absolute bargains. I am just wondering is it really worth it to upgrade from what I have now to the R5 3600? From research the performance increase is 20 odd percent, is that worth the new...
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    [SOLVED] GTX 1060, RX 580 or RX 590

    Hello, i currently have an I5-7500 CPU, 16gb 2400Mhz ram and a GTX 1050 ti, After recently getting my new I5-7500 and My new 16gb ram i decided that i also need a new GPU, Because my current PSU is very bad and my budget is very low i will upgrade it to a Corsair VS550 or CX550 PSU, so i also...
  4. Carlosantini


    Hi, i have a geforce gtx 1060 asus expedition oc edition. To install the drivers to this specific gpu i have to go on asus site and download the vga drivers of my graphic card from there. They did a new update to the 430.86 and i downloaded it. But then after download when i attempted...
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    Question Is 500w PSU enough?

    Hi Is 500w PSU enough? My specs: CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB SSD: HyperX Fury 240GB SSD: Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB HDD: Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB HDD: Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 2400MHz + Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB...
  6. MineSwage

    Question msi gtx 1060 6gb red hoziontal lines

    so i have a msi gtx 1060 6gb armor edition (non overclockt) for almost a year and on one of my monitors i started to get red and green lines. i have swaped cabels and i am sure that its the card/pc and not the cable or monitor it only happens on one of the hdmi outputs. any iedeas on what to do...
  7. Question CPU throttling / FPS lag

    Hello, i have bought a computer in January and until now it was all going well, but all of a sudden, the graphics performance just dropped overall. CSGO for example, where i used to have 250-300 fps consistently, now i sometimes have 100-150 and it never goes higher than 210. Then when i used...
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    Question GTX 780ti 3gb or 970 4gb or 1060 3gb?

    I’m looking for a graphics card for my pc. I’m a bit out of touch with the current market, so looking for advice. I’ll be buying used, as I won’t get enough use to warrant paying new prices. I’ve narrowed down to the following 3, which seem pretty close in terms of benchmarks. GTX 780ti 3gb...
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    Best place to sell?

    I am in need of a quick(ish) buck and I have a 1060 that I'd like to sell. But as I am your average teenager I can't really sell it without my parents getting involved. They are extremely paranoid about craigslist but are willing to use it when all else fails. Point is, does anyone know where I...
  10. beeko

    Question Strange flickering on screen

    (Sorry this should be in GPU section not CPU) Hello, I purchased a 1060 gtx 6gb couple weeks ago, and ive been mostly gaming and mining ethereum, I did OC my gpu with afterburner, with minus 50 core clock and plus 900 memory clock for mining purposes... Have this damaged the gpu or why is my...
  11. simpalak

    [SOLVED] Broken (maybe) Treasure or not?

    Howdy! So I was searching the used market, as usual, then I came across this GPU: MSI Aerio ITX GTX 1060 6gb OC version for UNDER 40$. Sounds crazy, right? Yeah, for me too. Now here's the thing...the owner says the GPU is broken since he changed the Motherboard and now it won't give any...
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    [SOLVED] 1660(Non ti) vs 10606GB

    Hello all. I tried doing some research on this but couldn't find anything so I created an account to get a direct answer =D My friend got his hands on a 4690k, Z97, 650 Psu, and 16gb of DDR3 all for 150$ Canadian from a close friend so it's hard to pass up that deal lol. He's aware that it's...
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    Question Will MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X Fit in My Case?

    Hi there. I want to buy MSI Geforce GTX 1060 Gaming X Graphics Card and I want to make sure that it will fit in my case or not? My Case Specs : Case Viera 1146 Smoke Metal solid and lightweight Dimensions standard and compatible with all the world's hardware with a color LED for displaying...
  14. Zyperspace

    Question GPU is experiencing increasingly worrying issues

    GTX 1060 6GB here, bought it last year or something, back when the crypto thing was at large because my old 780 died... Anyway, two weeks ago my GPU didn't send any signal from my DVI-Dual Link cable, but the HDMI output worked fine. After two hours I plugged into the DVI again and it worked...
  15. TanskiTee

    Question Game Freezing / Programs Freezing

    Hey guys, just recently I have built a brand new PC and have a come across the problem of all my programs freezing for no longer than 4 seconds at a time, when this happens I can still move my cursor and interact with other programs but once I click them they freeze for a short time as well. I...
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    [SOLVED] Buying used GPUs from Bitcoin miners ?

    Hello, since im broke and i wanted a GPU for gaming i wanna ask if is good to buy GPU from Bitcoin miners. Some people said that is good buying from them because GPU was still on the same temperature and they don't broke soon. So i wanted to know if its true or should i save some money and get...
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    Question Can somebody help me with PSU and GPU compatibility issues?

    Hey guys - I have a HP Pavilion 690-0020na (https://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c06068675) This comes stock with a GTX 1050 2gb which i have just realised is completely powered through the motherboard. I have just purchased a gtx1060 6gb which seems to require a 6 pin connector which there...
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    Question Molex to PCIE

    So my brother was building a pc and ordered a 500w psu (didnt have too big of a budget for psu) from Amazon and had a gtx 1060 6gb gaming x. The psu doesn't have a 6 pin pcie cable and I was wondering if it would be safe to use an adapter from 2x4 Molex pins to 6 pin pcie. And also if there are...
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    Question Minecraft lag with 1060 6gb

    I bought a pc yesterday,I try apex and league of legends.The first don't lag and on league of legends I have 200 fps.I try to crack minecraft,it lag too a lot.What can i can do??
  20. Mo.R

    Question Ryzen 2600 with gtx 1060

    Is Ryzen 2600 a good match with the gtx 1060/ti. Or are there any amd cpus which are a better match. Thanks