Forum discussion tagged with 2080.
  1. Killerspoon

    Question Circuitry Troubleshooting on a 2080, All useful information is helpful.

    I work 12-hour shift so i decided to teach myself how to repair GPUs, i have all the basic tools i need for it (soldering, heat gun, etc). I am extremely new at troubleshooting and repairing GPUs. I have a EVGA 2080 XC Gaming (current working card used as reference), and 2 Palit 2080 Dual...
  2. Coulson

    Question [SOLVED] Cooling options for EVGA 2080 ti XC Ultra (Reference PCB) after fan failure

    Hello everyone, I recently built a new PC and I reused my EVGA 2080 ti XC Ultra from the older PC. Modo, CPU and everything else is new. Everything is working fine except the GPU fans, that do not spin. The GPU itself is fine and it works. I have probably tried most of the common solutions I...
  3. B

    [SOLVED] Here's a hypothetical. All current GPU's are in-stock and selling at MSRP. What is my next GPU upgrade? Current specs below.

    I just recently upgraded my CPU/RAM from i7-8700K/3000MHz to i7-12700K/3600MHz (a placeholder until DDR5 is actually appealing), and of course I had to dabble in these Gen4 SSD's you guys are raving about. Now the only thing I need to do next is upgrade my GPU... I have an EVGA RTX 2080 Black...
  4. L

    Question Is my Motherboard or my GPU at fault?

    Alrighty, so here is what I know currently: I am using an ASRock B450M motherboard with a Ryzen 5 (no dedicated video), and a MSI RTX 2080 Super. I am running 4 monitors (3 in a row, and 1 on my Snowblind computer case). Yesterday I had stepped away from my computer for about an hour, and when...
  5. D

    [SOLVED] ROG STRIX RTX 2080 8G OC Thermal Pads Specifications

    Hello, I have an Asus ROG Strix-RTX2080-O8G-Gaming (it's the OC model) video card and recently it started becoming very noisy. It reaches temperatures of 74 to 75 deg C. I know they are not dangerous, but it makes too much noise. I tried different drivers, although I didn't have the problem...
  6. RacAtat007

    Question Artifacts While Gaming

    A co-worker built his first PC about 6 months ago and recently ran into a problem. The story I got was he was playing Sea of Thieves and started to get weird black lines on his screen. Today I gave him a new display port cable today and had him try to update his GPU drivers and it didn't seem to...
  7. R

    Question Subpar perfomance in GTA 5

    Specs: GPU:2080 CPU:I7 8700k RAM:16GB 3000Mhz When running GTA 5 I will average 50-60fps at all times and at best getting around 70fps. This is while playing with lower than high graphic settings and it almost doesn't matter if I use higher or lower graphic settings as the results come out the...
  8. D

    [SOLVED] Is a Seasonic 550W Bronze+ PSU Enough for a Strix RTX 2080

    Hello, I have the powersupply stated above, a Ryzen 5 3600 non overclocked, 16 Gigabytes of HyperX 2666 MHZ of ram non overclocked, Stock AMD cooler, a 240 Gigabyte SSD, and A 500 GB HDD, and a 165 HZ 27 Inch monitor, I was wondering if my powersupply is enough for me to run an rtx 2080 on this...
  9. msroll44

    Question hp rtx 2080 crashes on windows screen

    I recently bought a used hp rtx 2080. When it initially tries to log into windows, the first time I start the computer in awhile, it usually gets into windows and I can log in for about 20 seconds before it crashes. Usually after that I need to boot into safe mode in order to get passed the...
  10. T

    Question HELP PC freezes or my game freezes and all other programs are unresponsive until reboot

    I recently bought a PC from someone. I have been playing Doom Eternal a lot lately, when I alt-tab out I either get an audio loop and freeze, or all my programs stop responding, but I can do things like open task manager, open and close programs, but nothing responds once I maximize/minimize...
  11. LordMushy

    Question GPU Causing screens to Go Blank momentarily.

    I had a brown out brake my 2080 super a month or so ago. I did an RMA with EVGA and the card they sent was causing the screen to go black and it messes up Games or tabs I am useing at that moment. Well I thought the PSU got hit so I ordered a new Be Quiet 1200W 80+ Platinum PSU. Still had the...
  12. [SOLVED] Low FPS but cannot figure out why ?

    I cannot figure out why my frames are low, I think it might be my processor? If not, does anyone figure out why my frames are so low?
  13. 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...
  14. M

    [SOLVED] Recommended price "old" gpu

    Hello, I have an Asus ROG Strict RTX 2080(not super), and was thinking about selling it, i bought it before the super was announced so, paid full price. My question is what is the recommended price for it? I have the box, always kept it under 70°C, didn't overclock (i know, i had headroom) and...
  15. O

    Question Random freezes and drops in FPS

    Hello! I recently installed a new graphcis card and in the same sweep, I ended up reinstalling windows. However, after about a week of playing on the new graphics card, my computer randomly starts to freeze and drop in FPS for several seconds. This happens both when I'm in a game and when I'm in...
  16. Lenny123456

    [SOLVED] 2080 ti massively underperforming

    Hi, I dont know what it is but my RTX 2080 ti is just massively underperforming. Specs: RTX 2080 Ti i7-9700F 32 GB DDR4 HyperX Corsair HX850 Platinum Userbenchmark: https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/35713040 I know these websites can be unreliable, but it checks out with game...
  17. S

    Question Increase in asus 2080 GPU temps after BIOS reset

    I moved my build from one case to a newer case with the same amount of fans and had to reset my BIOS since it wasn't POSTing. Anyways I noticed the increase in GPU temperature when I was playing RDR2 where the GPU temps were reaching over 85C when before it was reaching about 70C. It stays at...
  18. D

    Question GPU underperforming --- power not going above 98% ?

    In EVGA Precision I have my power target at 117% and my 2080super never gets over high 90's. For example in AC: Valhalla I will be getting under 60fps but my gpu power wont go above 100. It is paired with a i9-9900k at 4.7ghz. My gpu temps never go above 75 either. Part of me feels like my...
  19. D

    Question 2080 ti hydro copper water on pcb from shipping

    Hey everyone! I have an issue that I am hoping I can get some insight/advice on. I recently purchased a 2080 ti hydro copper second hand. The card landed today and upon opening the package I saw there was water in the box. Closer inspection revealed water had leaked from the outlet ports not...
  20. Lloydach

    Question Certain PC games show graphics card usage at 0%. These games seem to be running poorly.

    Hi, I have been experiencing some weird problems when I play certain games. I use a software called NZXT cam to track my usage/fan speeds/temps when I play games. I've recently noticed that certain games, such as WoW or the new Avengers game, show 0% gpu usage when I play them. I can still run...
  21. X

    [SOLVED] 2080 Super to 3080 PCI Express

    I will be doing my first GPU upgrade, and noticed the 3080 will use 2x 6 PCI pins. If possible, are there adapters to go from my 2080 super 6pin & 8 pin to 2x 6 pin PCI Express? Would I need to replace the entire connector? Will I have to change anything on the PSU side? Should I upgrade my PSU...
  22. [SOLVED] Advice on dual GPU cooling solution

    Hello everyone, I'm looking to upgrade my GPU's and I'm looking for some advice Here is my actual config : Enclosure gamer Lian Li PC-7HX Noir Intel Core i7 7700K (4,2 GHz) Motherboard Asus PRIME Z270-A Power Supply Corsair RM750x - 750W DDR4 16 Go 2400 MHz 2 x GTX 1070 8 Go I'm...
  23. 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...
  24. I

    [SOLVED] Is PhysX still alive? Should I get second card for PhysX in 2020?

    I have a RTX 2080. I am getting a GTX 1070TI at very cheap price (cheaper than GTX 1660TI). Should I get it for PhysX? Will it help me in any games like Warzone/RDR2/Control? Basically, can I touch 2080TI in performance? P.s. I have X570 board with PCIE 4.0.
  25. H

    [SOLVED] RTX 2080 Super averages around 50-60 fps on most games.

    Hi, I have a pc with a 2080 super and on almost every game I play my computer struggles to get higher then 60 fps. I just upgraded my PSU thinking that was the issue, and nothing changed. I have a benchmark test here: https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/29173292 . It says it has a good gaming...
  26. G

    [SOLVED] What build would you choose (RTX 2080 / Ryzen 3700X vs RTX 2070 / 9700K)

    I'm building a gaming PC for one of my friends his budget is $1500. Originally I was going to go the RTX 2080 and Ryzen 3700X route. However, he does a lot of video editing and streaming and brought up to me that he would prefer having a i7. My question is what would be a better experience a...
  27. Supafly666

    Question Aorus 2080 fan RPM and cooling

    Good Afternoon all, I bought myself a Aorus RTX 2080 some time ago and its been running perfectly. Over the past few weeks i have noticed some issues but im not too sure if its the card thats gone faulty or its a setting on my PC i need to change or something. Issue: Whenever playing any...
  28. W

    [SOLVED] 2080 super temps.

    So while playing for about 4-5 hours with 100% GPU utilization in a game. I was getting about 77c MAX with around 65-70% fan speed. This is with an 90mhz core and 1200 memory OC with power limit set to 118%. Are these temps considered okay for this card? Nvidia DROPPED their max TDP for the...
  29. AEmuka

    [SOLVED] HELP - Underwhelming performance 2080!

    Okay so last February (2019) I build a new computer and I wanted to build something that would allow me to play all my games on the highest settings at 1080p 144hz But ever since ive built it i have found the performance good but not to the level I was expecting or seeing on other peoples builds...
  30. pags11

    Question GTX 2080 Super: Only 1 fan spinning under load

    Less than 2 weeks old and I just noticed that only fan 2 on the GPU is spinning, even when under load at temps above 70. I have tried using MSI Afterburner to manually spin the fan but no luck. What can I do? Thanks
  31. A

    Question Issues with RTX 2080 Ti

    So i just got my rtx 2080 ti. I set everything up, updated drivers and my pc booted but my gpu boot light was on. I have a asus x370 motherboard and I have a white light on indicationg an issue with the gpu. Since everything was running and started up, I decided to ignore the light. However, i...
  32. GUN3Y

    [SOLVED] Is this Build good for 1440p and what fps should I expect?

    Case NZXT H511 MID-TOWER GAMING CASE (WHITE) Processor (CPU) AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12 Core CPU (3.8GHz-4.6GHz/70MB CACHE/AM4) Motherboard ASUS® ROG STRIX X570-F GAMING (USB 3.2 Gen 2, PCIe 4.0) - RGB Ready! Memory (RAM) 16GB Corsair VENGEANCE DDR4 3600MHz (2 x 8GB) Graphics Card 8GB NVIDIA GEFORCE...
  33. BB zay

    Question Can't install drivers? RTX 2080

    So I have been having problems with my computer crashing with blues screen and I'm pretty sure it's because of my GPU drivers. I have tried installing them on the website and from windows searching for online drivers it says "Windows found drivers for your device but encountered an error while...
  34. A

    Question How to get 144hz with an RTX 2080 ti on a ASUS VG248QE?

    I have a Asus VG248QE that can run 144hz and my new RTX 2080ti only has display ports. I have a displayport cable but at 1080p native, I can only get 60hz. How can I get 144hz?
  35. Cpumonster

    Discussion Zotac Scammed me on a Certified Refurbished 2080ti

    Hi all, So I just purchased a Certified Refurbished 2080ti directly from Zotac USA from their eBay store, only to discover that it's a scam... They shipped me a 2080 badged as 2080ti. Either Zotac has the worst certification standards of any "Certified Refurbished" program in the world or they...
  36. Jlg823

    [SOLVED] EVGA RTX 2080 Super Black Gaming VS. MSI Gaming TRIO X ???

    Last minute question, is there a big/good difference between the EVGA card mention above ($699) vs. the MSI one ($760). Is it worth that price difference? How big of a difference is the cooling and overclocking considering the MSI card has 2x8 PIN rather than EVGA's 6+8. Any opinions? Rest of...
  37. M

    [SOLVED] New Build - Feedback Appreciated

    Hi folks, I'm looking to put together a new PC build following the death of my previous one. I've put together some initial specs and would really appreciate your expert advice, comments and feedback! I'm looking to use it as a work PC (nothing too strenuous) but more importantly to play games...
  38. sargentchimera

    [SOLVED] HDR issues / Constant Black Flickering while PC gaming

    I have an LG E8 TV and it is great, no issues streaming in HDR, but HDR PC gaming is a mess. With HDR on every few seconds the screen flickers black. I have noticed that when it does flicker, the TV shows it is switching between HDR and SDR, and this flickering can last 5-30 seconds with as...
  39. chasetherazor516

    [SOLVED] HELP New build No Display

    Hi guys I just Built my first PC and it will not display https://pcpartpicker.com/list/YRJt9G these are the specs cooler is the stock one that came with the CPU tried putting it all together and it would not display from the GPU HDMI so i tried the MOBO HDMI still nothing Tried doing bare bones...
  40. P

    Question MSI 2080 Ti Cabling replacement?

    Hello folks, I have just built a brand new monster PC. I am currently using the included cables from my PSU to my 2080ti, I want to replace them as they are the only ugly thing left in my case. The MSI 2080ti has 2 x 8-pin connectors and a 6-pin, can anyone recommend anywhere to find the...