Forum discussion tagged with 1080.
  1. simplul

    Question VGA light on but PC boots and works fine ?

    VGA light on mobo I am running an 8700k @ 4.8ghz 1080ti x2 32gb ddr4 ram asus rog maximus hero full watery coolery PC is about 5 years old and never had issues till a couple of months ago I am unsure on how to go about it, I have also booted it with and without SLI etc and it boots fine with...
  2. TRTBnTG

    Question Gigabyte Waterforce 1080 missing screws. Aftermarket solution?

    Just wondering if anyone here knows the sizes of the screws on this card. I was given the card for free with no hardware to put it together. GamersNexus does a teardown on YouTube but specific sizes aren't talked about. Maybe it's possible to find a different cooling solution other than the...
  3. GreenNGreeny

    Question Weird resolutions?

    Hi folks, hope you're having a good one. So a few weeks ago i bought a new graphics card, an RTX 3060 which was an upgrade from my 1050 ti. Long time ago. before the 1050ti, i had an old radeon hd5000 from a two-bit prebuilt and i played at 720p on this monitor which is a Samsung Syncmaster...
  4. M

    Question will 1080p look fine on 1440p laptop

    so i have a 1440p monitor and when changing resolution down to 1080p it looks really bad and blurry at full screen but my question is would that be the same for 1440p laptop when changing resolution down to 1080 or would it just look like having a 1080p laptop with no blur
  5. KosmoLMAO

    Question GPU/PSU compatibility ?

    I will soon get a used 1070ti or a 1080, I was wondering if the cables of an Aqirys pulsar 650w 80 plus bronze work with those gpus?
  6. D

    Question Help with 5800x - Resizable BAR/Smart Access Memory - Upcoming Intel ARC a770/AMD 7000 series.

    I have a ASrock Pro 4 X570, with a GTX 1080 and a Ryzen 5800x. I'm looking into getting a new GPU, and I've read that too get the best performance possible I need to have the ability to enable "Resizable Bar/Smart Access Memory". I've updated my BIOS to the latest version and the option is now...
  7. L

    Question Gtx 1080 Showing 0 memory, can't be flashed, and there are lines on the screen (bricked) ?

    Hi all, So I bought a second hand gigabyte GTX 1080 8GB OC turbo, the person selling said he wasn't sure about the condition of the card as it was his brothers. I plugged in my system and at windows logo I noticed purple lines all over the display, it would then black screen and shut off, I...
  8. Plssineedanswers

    Question Using my tv as a Monitor

    Since I'm tight on budget. And my monitor is only supports 1366x768, I want to upgrade to a monitor that supports 1080 resolution and suddenly I realized I have a tv that never been used and it supports 1080p do you think it's a good idea to used it as my monitor? And what are the things I...
  9. LORYT699

    [SOLVED] native 1080p vs 1080p from a 2k panel ?

    Hi, Fast and probably stupid question for a lot of the readers. Does a 1080p resolution from a 2k panel(full screen) look better then a 1080p from a 1080p panel? The inch are the same(arround 30 for example). For make you understand better pov: you are playing a competitive game in full screen...
  10. LORYT699

    Question Asking about a good rig

    Hi, I'm asking about a really good rig, now I play on 1080p and I m asking for a rig that can do 144(also 122)fps on fhd and possibily at least a good 60fps on 1440p(all setting maxed exept for ray tracing) I m asking an high refresh rate for 1080p for competitive games and 2k 60fps for AAA...
  11. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] Cable Connection Opinion

    Hello guys. hear me out, I know this can get a little bit confusing but I'm trying the best solution in here. so I have a 1660 super that has 3 ports: DP, HDMI, and DVI. My Dvi and HDMI are not working for unknown reasons and what I want to do is, I'm trying to connect 2 monitors on the DP port...
  12. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] ViewSonic or AOC?

    Hello, I'm going to a buy a new gaming monitor soon, and after a lot of researches on buying a 1080p/ 24 Inch/ 144Hz/ IPS monitor, I came up with these 2 monitors: AOC Monitor and ViewSonic Monitor (Amazon.ae) Both monitors feature: 24 Inch 144Hz IPS 1 ms Built-In Speakers And lastly, they...
  13. Steffenbk1

    [SOLVED] 1080 Ti seems to work in other systems but not in mine ?

    Refering to my last post here Google drive link to videos and images https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-gVu84RZF4FSWC4qv0RLD-HG8kM0s6Rz/view?usp=sharing TL;DR Gpu crashes on my system, gets purple dots and bsod. Sendt it in on RMA and they tested it for 20 hours on furrmark with noe issue.. I...
  14. 600killsx

    [SOLVED] What modern games can the gtx 1060 3gb run?

    Just wanted to know what games can I run with gtx 1060 3GB, i7 2600, 16GB ram, and a 2tbhdd? (1080P)
  15. N

    [SOLVED] Pc will not post after GPU upgrade.

    Hi, today I was helping my friend upgrade from his 1080 to a 3060ti, we did a Display Driver uninstaller (DDU) After cleaning his pc and installing the new GPU we failed to get a post all the fans turn on and so does the RGB, I have been over the whole pc and all the cables seem to be in...
  16. D

    [SOLVED] GTX 1080 power limited to 60w after BIOS update ?

    So I have an old Zotac 1080 mini that i bought second hand and i decided to update its bios to a default one. Everything went well but after the update my gpu is now limited to about 60W. I tried to do it with the "@Echo start cmd.exe /k "C:\Program Files\NVIDIA...
  17. K

    [SOLVED] Repair a Burnt GTX 1080?

    I have a GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1080 Mini ITX 8GB GDDR5X 256bit (GV-N1080IX-8GD) graphics card that is burnt. Can it be fixed? Here are some photos: 1 2 The other side doesn't show any damage.
  18. J

    Question RX 470 does not work with Intel systems?

    Hello friends I’m new here and I have a REALLY confusing hardware problem, so this is a gonna a bit long. tl;dr, I think my RX 470 is locked to Ryzen systems and will not work with Intel systems. Context: From the Philippines. I bought my girlfriend an RX 470 that she could use in her new...
  19. C

    [SOLVED] Downgrading from 1080 ti to 1080, noticeable performancr drop?

    Hey beautiful people. Long story short, I got an aorus 1080 ti for around $570 USD. Given my financial situation, I'm offered a Palit Super Jetstream Gtx 1080 + $280 USD. Will there be a very noticeable performance drop? Obviously the ti is a better card but I'm hoping the difference won't be...
  20. N

    Question 1080ti crashing during benchmarks after installing new cooler

    So i originally had a dell 1080ti, yet it had incredibly bad thermals. I installed an ID-COOLING Iceflow VGA cooler, and temps are incredibly low even on load (around 37c). However, when I run a benchmark, it crashes about a minute in. I'm starting to think that this is because of the voltage...
  21. K

    [SOLVED] 1080 ti rattling noise

    my gpu fan started to make some rattling annoying noises few months ago and unfortunatelly it's warranty already expired. i know 0 of hardware fixing and tbh i want to avoid it since i don't want to break my PC. i was wondering if i can make it worse for the GPU to keep running high-demand...
  22. G

    Question GPU Fans don't work at the right time ?

    Hello, I own a Gigabyte G1 Gaming 1080 and recently I've noticed (especially after the GPU driver update 471.41 from Nvidia) My GPU fans don't work whilst I'm playing a game but when I'm Idling they work, which makes no sense at all. I've tried to Switch On/Off the fans manually and control...
  23. M

    [SOLVED] GTX 1080ti - White squares artifacts

    Hello, lately my 1080ti has been behaving strangely... When I play Warzone, after 2 or 3 matches, the game suddenly crashes and artifacts (white squares) are displayed all over my screen. After this the pc freezes and I need to restart. When this happens, I am unable to play anymore: if I...
  24. George9t8

    [SOLVED] Why my GTX 1080 Ti runs hot under no load ?

    I just bought a used 1080Ti and noticed under full load it was reaching temperatures of high 70s using the normal fan curve, so I created a more aggressive one with the fans at about 75% to keep it to low 70s. That's fine but the fans are pretty loud at this level. To test the heat dissipation...
  25. Avrrtripp

    Question Good fps but not soft games

    A few days ago I don't feel smooth games as if I saw tears on the screen active freesync on my monitor and gsync compatible and it doesn't solve, limit fps by 139 and i disable freesync, I play competitive games like fornite, cs go, valorant and my components are R5 3500X 1650S 2X8 3200MHZ SSD...
  26. S

    Question Need advice on thermal pads for EVGA 1080 SC blower fan model

    Hello! I have my old EVGA 1080 SC with single blower fan I would like to tear down, clean and replace the thermal paste on. I have read and seen from multiple sources you shouldn't reuse the pads, but I have been unable to find any information on my specific card. If anyone has any...
  27. JZ113

    Question My 1080 doesn't work in my new system but works in my other system.

    I put my 1080 in a system that's brand new except for the Cpu. The 1080 works perfectly in another system but as soon as I put it in the new system, it freezes randomly, the screen turns black for seconds and sometimes the pc restarts. I tried using the 2060 super in the newer system and it...
  28. E

    [SOLVED] Can an electrocuted (fried) GPU by a faulty PSU be fixed?

    Hi everyone, I'd like to know if there's a chance or shot at all in fixing a recently electrocuted (fried) GTX 1080 Turbo. The card doesn't display nor it is recognized in BIOS but the fans spin up and the lights turn on. Any suggestions or opinions would be helpful. Thank you.
  29. D

    [SOLVED] GPU fan making noise

    So I bought a new gpu and one of the fans is making a "brrrr"/rattling noise. When i put my pc on the side (so the GPU is vertical) the noise instantly stops. Do I need to replace the fan or can i just lube it and fix it that way?
  30. D

    [SOLVED] Noise coming from case.

    So I bought a new (used) GPU and a new case. I plugged everything and everything works fine, but sometimes, randomly, a bbbrrrrrrr noise starts coming out of the case. I tried unplugging my fans and it kept coming back. I checked if its the GPU and still doesn't seep to be it. Can someone help...
  31. M

    Question 3080 FE --> Cooling ok to mix into multi-gpu workstation?

    Hi everyone, My workstation has all "blower" style Nvidia GPU's, since all that heat in the case wouldn't be good if more than one was working away. Presently the case has 2x 1080 FE cards, and 1x 2080 (Zotac blower-style). I've had up to 4 GPU's in there at a time in the past running without...
  32. D

    [SOLVED] Need Help deciding on CPU and GPU upgrade

    Hey guys just wondering if anyone has any opinions on my bulid ill list the pc part picker link everything listed as purchased i already have but now i am trying to decide which GPU and CPU to buy as i need an improvement my current ones are RX 570 4GB and Intel i3-9100f, currently i think im...
  33. Q

    [SOLVED] Which is the best analog of i7-6700k from the latest generation? Is it worth to buy a PC with 6700k and GTX1080?

    Hello! Currently, I am a laptop user, but in the new year I want to buy a PC (or even build it myself). I have a friend, who has a PC, and he is ready to sold it. But the question is the price. He built his PC in the end of 2016, ant it was almost top configuration: i7 6700k, ASUS Maximus Hero...
  34. H

    Question MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X - found rubber O-ring?

    So... I have recently upgraded from my MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X to an RTX 3070 (fantastic piece of kit!), and have obviously removed the card from my rig to box up and re-sell to a new owner... However, when removing the card from my rig, I put it down on the table, picked it up again and there...
  35. L

    [SOLVED] 1080ti Flex ATX Problem 2x6 to 2x8

    Hi! First time posting. BUT. Question is: I have a system as followed: Zotac 1080ti Mini i5 9600KF MSI Z390I MPG GAMING EDGE AC Corsair SF600 600W 80+ Gold mw 970 Evo. RAM: 3200Mhz Corsair something. Anyway, i want to build this computer in the new Velka 5 case. And then i need to get a...
  36. J

    [SOLVED] 100% CPU usage w/ low temp.

    My CPU is constantly at 100% usage in task manager when gaming on games such as COD and Minecraft even though the temperatures are low and my GPU usage is only at about 20%. Is it possible my CPU is bottlenecking my GPU or is there any other way to fix this? Also, if it is bottlenecking, what...
  37. Babarali85

    [SOLVED] Gtx1080 with No Display

    Hi, I was playing a game when suddenly my computer shut down with just my RAM's lights working. After restarting, the system seemed to boot up just fine but the problem was that I was not getting any display (just a black screen). The gpu is an msi gtx1080. Luckily I had a spare gtx970 with me...
  38. K

    [SOLVED] Wierd System Performance

    Ok, well i just got this new computer, it is a prebuilt and a second hand (but is only 1-2 years old). I finally got COD: Modern Warfare downloaded and my performance was underwhelming to say the least. The settings were max at first so i turned them down, even though it should be running fine...
  39. klamx

    [SOLVED] 1080 SC GTX EVGA Caught on smoke almost on fire

    Hello, yesterday I had a problem, and I burned my card and I wanted to find out what happened, if my computer is safe or is I really likely to burn another card. The thing is the following I have many doubts and I would like answers to this. And I want the community to give me good answers and...
  40. ollie787

    [SOLVED] GPU Failure? 2 short post beeps?

    Hi guys, I turned on my PC one day to finish applying for a job (so nothing intensive), and my pc randomly shut down. I tried to turn it on and I was getting nothing. At this point in time I only had a 350W PSU so I assumed it had given up on me (it’s been fine for 2 years). Naturally I bought...