Forum discussion tagged with 1080.
  1. 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)
  2. N

    Question 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...
  3. D

    Question 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...
  4. K

    Question 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.
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. K

    Question 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...
  9. 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...
  10. Question 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...
  11. George9t8

    Question 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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.
  16. 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?
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. Z

    [SOLVED] No power when booting with EVGA GTX 1080 FTW ACX connected

    Hey, I was playing a game a few days ago and my PC randomly turned off. It would not start back up (no fans turn on, no lights, nothing). However, it does start when I do not have my EVGA GTX 1080 FTW connected to the PSU. I have tried a different PSU, another PCI express slot and different 8...
  29. F

    [SOLVED] Is it necessary to upgrade an i5 4690k, in order to upgrade GPU to a GTX 1080?

    Hey everyone, With the upcoming release of the nvidia 30s series, I heard that the prices of past GPUs might be dropping a bit, therefore I'm looking to upgrade my GPU. Right now I'm using a; i5 4690k 16GB RAM at 1866 MHz GTX 1060 6GB It's been a while since I've done anything with my CPU, so...
  30. Turtle Rig

    Discussion The Ampere 3080Ti is not worth it and is a rip off for some gamers

    So 21 days 21 years since my Riva TNT card coming from a Voodoo1 2D/3D Hercules card. The folks at nVidia have specifically said the performance advantage of the 3080Ti over the 2080Ti is 30 percent. Which means if your playing at 4K resolution and your getting a steady 60FPS with the 2080Ti...
  31. xJesserX

    [SOLVED] low ppi

    does using custom 1440p resolution with nvidia panel fix low pixel per inch (81) in 27" 1080 monitor ?
  32. J

    Question My GPU burnt, is it beyond repair ?

    My EVGA GTX 1080 FTW just burnt a few days ago. To give you context, i bought this model in 07/2016 and it burned on me on 12/2018, so the card was still on its 3 years warranty. I received a replacement for it, same model, it just burned AGAIN on 06/2020, so only 1 year and 6 months after i...
  33. S

    Question Nvidia driver crashing Windows?

    I cannot use Nvidia driver. its asus 1080 (not Ti) on a ryzen 2600x system with g skill memory. Everytime i load windows onto my ssd if I dont disable the nvidia driver i cant use os plz help. I have to use Microsoft basic display driver. im rlly high right now, basically what happens when i...
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    Question GTX 1080 Hardware diagnostics

    Can anyone point me into right directions? I have GTX 1080 that crashes in benchmark and randomly display is going blank, sometimes it restarts PC. Temperatures are okay. I know it's a hardware issue not my system or PSU and there is no doubt with that. But, how to diagnose such a thing...
  35. G

    [SOLVED] Can't use 1440, stuck at 1080

    Hi all, new to this site. I just bought an Acer Nitro VG240YU 23.8" WQHD monitor since my old one took a dump. I can't seem to get it any higher than 1080p. I've updated all the drivers, including the monitor's driver, and nothing works. My system is an HP 500-336 i3-4130 3.4 ghz, 240GB SSD...
  36. T

    [SOLVED] What parts of my PC are unbalanced (overkill, or lacking) for eachother?

    I feel some parts are holding others back, as it is functioning ingame quite poorly. I think it used to be better. I used to play RUST at max graphics at 60 FPS, and after logging into the game after like a year or something, i was met with a frame rate of about 13, so i put it on lowest...
  37. S

    Question Inexplicable low fps with high end pc

    I got an inexplicable low fps on a good pc, Running with Gtx 1080 i6700 3.40 GHZ 16 gb ddr4 ram. (I know it might not seem high end for some but I used to get around 500fps on cs with the same config.) I am getting like 120fps on Cs Go, I have optimized my windows, and cs go I have razer cortex...
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    [SOLVED] MSI Optix G24c 2160p

    Hey guys, I've had the Optix monitor since last summer and am trying to get it back to settings I used to have it at. I know it's a 1080 monitor but I HAVE been able to get it to run at 2160p before, at 60hz. But I am unable to do so now. I went under the AMD Radeon Settings because I have...
  39. K

    Question Is my GPU failing ?

    Hey guys. Like 2 months ago i was having problems with my PC. Basicly it was crashing, sometime with bsod, sometime not. If it wasnt bsod, the screen stuck at black / blue screen and sound was buzzing ( like this View: https://youtu.be/4OC0C5Y3_Mg , but into my headphones, and i wasnt playing...
  40. G

    [SOLVED] Computer freezing and crashing with buzzing sound when opening game

    Hello, So recently i purchased a new case and moved my components from my old case to the new one. Everything started up good and everything ran fine. However, i opened COD Warzone and every time I open it, my graphics card (i think) does a weird noise then the PC freezes and does a weird...