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    [SOLVED] 2080 with a 65 degree hard temperature cap?

    So I noticed this very quickly when I got my new GPU, it is 6 months old now, (Gigabyte 2080 Super gaming OC, that's the name not a 2080 super). After looking at some benchmarks I decided to buy one, however in these benchmarks the people conducting them were hitting temperatures of up to the...
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    Question 2080s ventus xs waterblock

    Is there any way to effectively watercool my msi 2080 super ventus xs since its a 257mm pcb design rather than a 267mm wich is the reference one?
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    [SOLVED] Games and ONLY games are crashing to desktop and BSOD

    Games, specifically high end ones that are getting my gpu working, but not completely pinned so around 50% usage on an RTX 2080. Easy games like unmodded minecraft or 2d are no issue at all. The issue is ESPECIALLY present in VR titles as they work my computer the most. I have a 9700K, RTX2080...
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    [SOLVED] Do you guys have any tips/ideas on this build

    Hey guys, I'm helping a friend with a PC build and I'm curious if you guys have any ideas/tips on what parts to change in or out. Also, do you guys see any compatibility problems with this current list? https://pcpartpicker.com/list/9TrDx6 Thanks!
  5. kalern123

    [SOLVED] 2080Ti 11GB only shows 9,3GB in red dead redemption 2

    So title says a lot actually. When changing video settings on Red Dead Redemption 2 it shows like 4GB Out of 9,3GB available on my 11gb card RTX2080ti card? My friend has the same issue, but it shows 6,7GB out of 8GB on his rtx 2080 8GB card. Is it a video card issue or game issue? I ran...
  6. theoneandonlyfoohyking

    [SOLVED] Wait for Ampere cards or buy now?

    Hello, I just read news about Nvidia’s new Ampere cards (3070, 3080, etc) and how they might actually cost less and perform way better Does that mean I should wait until they come out our buy a GPU now? (Btw, I’m thinking of buying a 2080 Super at Christmas)
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    [SOLVED] 2070 Super or 2080 for same price?

    Hi, I was wondering if I could fine a 2080 non super used for the same price as a 2070 super, which would be better. I've done a bit of research and it seems like they perform almost identically the same, but the 2080 has more tensor cores etc. I am going to be using this to play games at 1440p...
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    [SOLVED] Choosing between Zotac Graphics Cards

    Im curious which would perform better. Zotac 2080 AMP Extreme £700 https://www.zotac.com/us/product/graphics_card/zotac-gaming-geforce-rtx-2080-amp-extreme Zotac 2080 Super AMP £720 https://www.zotac.com/us/product/graphics_card/zotac-gaming-geforce-rtx-2080-super-amp Seem to have similar...
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    The matrix seems to OC better, but the Strix seems to have a better normal clock speed. It also seems like the Strix doesn't actually OC at all according to the Nvidia comparison page: https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/shop/geforce/compare/ Even though Amazon says it is the overclocked version.
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    [SOLVED] Coolant leaked...FRIED some GPU pins and MB PCI-E slot connections....

    Looking for anyone that know something about the pins and connections for the PCI-E slot and GPU pins. I have a question about what some of the specific pins/slot connectors for the PCI-E slot on my MB and the related pins for the GPU specifically do..... So, unfortunately (for me) my liquid...
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    [SOLVED] Would like suggestions between the 2080, 2080 super, and 2080 ti

    This is pretty much comes down to asking for justification on this purchase. Currently, I have my selection set on the 2080 ti but quite frankly the price is getting pretty high. I can most definitely afford a 2080 ti but just wondering about other alternatives that may be a cheaper. I was...
  12. theoneandonlyfoohyking

    [SOLVED] i9-9990K & RTX 2080 or RTX 2080Ti Build (mixed use)

    So for my Christmas build i was planning on getting an i9-9900K and RTX 2080 or 2080Ti if i do well on my finals. All top end parts. I plan to use my PC for mixed use (gaming, rendering, design, etc..) I read somewhere that the i9-9900K is super fast at running code (coding is a part of the uni...
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    Question FPS lower than usual in LoL

    Hello, I've recently had a problem with some fps issues, about a week ago, my chrome and some games were really laggy, i've since reinstalled nvidia driver, but only the lag in chrome was fixed. When playing league, I usually have my fps cap on 144hz because of 144hz screen, but now I only get...
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    [SOLVED] RTX 2080 Faulty? Usage Low All Of A Sudden

    Hi there, recently I've been noticing that in some games my RTX 2080 MSI Gaming Trio X's usage plummets resulting in severe stuttering. The 2 games impacted the most are Middle Earth Shadow Of War and the Valley Benchmark. I've tried reinstalling drivers, rolling back drivers, going from and to...
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    [SOLVED] Advice on chosing 5700 XT / GTX 2070s/2080

    Im looking to replace my entire system but I've heard it's best to start with the GPU so let's just do that. (And no this is not a joke, this is my current system that i'm replacing.... long over due don't you agree? APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: End of this week, latest by 22/9 - 19 Budget...
  16. Aggelos Pastrikos

    [SOLVED] Starting or no

    Bought a new pc and build it but when it starts it does this: View: https://www.liveleak.com/view?t=CgODG_1568502449 my specs: i9 9900k 2080 gaming trio msi ballistic 3000 32gb ram h60 corsair cpu cooling z390 aorus pro
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    [SOLVED] Help: new b450 mobo / Ryzen 3700x / 2080 Super build no signal, GPU Fans at MAX

    Hi there, yesterday I finished my new build using all brand new parts (listed below). When I turn on the computer I get no signal going to the monitor using HDMI and the fans on the RTX 2080 Super are going insanely loud. I tried to unplugging the ram and swapping them around but the same...
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    Question Cpu fried twice help

    Okay so I’ve built a “gaming” pc recently and and the specs are ASUS ROG STRIX Z390-f I9 9900k Rtx 2080 aouris Tridant Z 8gb x2 850 bronze psu So when I first booted up the pc it worked fine for a day. Than it started not waking up after putting it to sleep half the time. And then the cpu...
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    [SOLVED] Confused between RTX 2060 super and 2070 Super for My PC upgrade. Help needed :)

    Hi Guys, So im a bit confused on selecting a graphics card for my new PC since I upgraded from a 4th gen Era. first of all my current PC is: MOBO : MSI MPG X570 GAMING PLUS RAM : Patriot Viper Steel DDR4 16GB (2 x 8GB) 3733MHz CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Monitor: Samsung S24B370 1080p 60Hz...
  20. Gatimoro

    [SOLVED] Does the cpu really affect the fps?

    I have an rtx 2080 ti and an Intel i7 4790. The bottleneck calculators say it is being bottlenecked to a 40 % but is that actually true? I mean, as long as the cpu is over the recommended specs of x program it shouldn't affect fps that much, right? Or is my system being SERIOUSLY (not only a few...
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    [SOLVED] Gigabyte Aorus GeForce RTX 2080 Xtreme 8GB Or MSI GeForce RTX 2080 Gaming X Trio ?

    Im stuck between which one to buy, i don't know if theres even a noticable difference but based on this (https://versus.com/en/gigabyte-aorus-geforce-rtx-2080-xtreme-8gb-vs-msi-geforce-rtx-2080-gaming-x-trio), the gaming trio x is better (?) or is there another card i should get? please help me :)
  22. rjmbowie

    Question Monitor randomly blacks out for a few seconds with audio still playing while gaming

    I recently installed a new GPU, motherboard, CPU and PSU (listed below) and have since experienced 2+ second black screens occurring randomly when gaming. The games that cause this issue are more or less graphics intensive, for instance Lone Echo and Warframe causes it yet Beat Saber doesn't. I...
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    Question Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 FE - Power cable(s)

    Just wondering if I should power my GPU with 1 cable or 2? My PSU came with an 8pin cable that goes to 6+2 and then splits to another 6+2. should i use that or use two separate cables? Saw a thread about this topic but it was for a 1070. Just want to make sure a 2080 isn't different. This is my...
  24. Question Whats the best choice: RTX 2080 for € 689,- or RTX 2070 Super for € 649,- ?

    Hey guys, ✌ is it worth around € 50,- more to buy the ASUS GeForce RTX 2080 DUAL OC EVO when it comes to performance ? its for gaming! when choosing between these 2 GPU's : MSI GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER GAMING X TRIO € 649,- ASUS GeForce RTX 2080 DUAL OC EVO € 689,- the rest of my pc build...
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    Question Q code 96 on ROG Maximus X hero

    Recently built a computer with a Maximus X Hero, intel 9700k, 750 EVGA PSU, gigabyte 2080 OC (open box). It’s been working fine, a couple weeks ago I rebooted it after an update, got no display and a Q CODE 96 with the VGA light on. Turned it off and on, worked like normal. Early this week...
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    Question i5 9600k and RTX 2080 low FPS

    When playing less demanding games such as Overwatch and CSGO I have only been getting between 100-200fps which is strange because I used to run a GTX 970 that would give me between 250 - 300 fps. Any tips on what could be the issue? BUILD: CPU: i5 9600k GPU: EVGA RTX 2080 Ultra Gaming RAM: 16GB...
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    [SOLVED] is my psu enough?

    So i had recently purchased an MSI GTX 2080 Trio and i noticed on the recommendations it says a 650W psu. Well I have a 650W psu. Is this a problem? not enough? should i upgrade? my computer is obviously working right now with the card and psu but i dont want to burn it out. my specs i7 7700k...
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    Question GPU One Fan Stuck at 100%

    I've had an RTX 2080 Ti Fe for a few weeks now in an eGPU enclosure. It's been running amazingly until yesterday. After downloading and trying Metro Exodus for its RTX features, one of the GPU fans went up to 100% and stayed there, even when all temperature sensors read it as being in the low...
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    Question 500w psu with rtx 2080?

    The other day I bought and received a rtx 2080. I wasn't thinking about power consumption with my current build at the time. I put it in and everything worked great with the exception of one of the fans being messed up. In the process of returning it to get a new one I had realized that on the...
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    Question what gpu for a 43 inch ultrawide

    Hello all, trying to decide on a system setup to run a 43 inch ultrawide at over 100hz and at a decent refresh rate. How does this sound? i7-9700k on z390 M-board with 16gb ddr4 at 3200mhz with a rtx 2080 and 2tb hdd that has a 256mb cache and 750w PSU. For cooling im thinking a dark rock 4 air...
  31. Abracus

    Question Will the RTX 2080 take advantage of PCIe Gen 4?

    So yeah, Will my RTX 2080's performance improve even a little?
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    Question Gigabyte Auros Xtreme vs Asus Rog strix 2080 oc Gaming

    Ive been finishing up my build lately, which allowed me to look into more fun things like rgb. It seems though that a lot of my build would use Gigabytes RGB fusion 2.0 software, while my GPU (asus 2080 rog strix oc gaming) would use asus aura and my fans would use Thermaltakes rgb software...
  33. Denta_Code

    [SOLVED] Zotac 2080 amp extreme Core inaccurate Mhz Boost Reading

    Ok :D i know i maybe freaking for the wrong reason here :D but my card is supposed to read 1860 Mhz Boost instead it reads 1875 Mhz with 0% overclocking tried many utilities including zotac firestorm, msi afterburner & Gpu-Z and all the same readingis my card faulty or did i just got lucky :D ...
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    [SOLVED] 1080, 2070 or 2080?

    Hey guys, im just wondering whats the best value for money, i can afford all of the above but should i really be forking out that much for a 2080? Is it worth it compared to the others? Specs so far - CPU - i7 7700 Ram - 24gb DDR4 3000Mhz GPU - Asus GTX 1060 6gb (Giving to a relative to...
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    Question Which monitor for gaming?

    Which monitor for gaming? 280 GPU 1. MSI Full HD Gaming Red LED Non-Glare Super Narrow Bezel 1ms 2560 x 1440 144Hz Refresh Rate FreeSync 32” Curved Gaming Monitor (Optix AG32CQ) $429.00 31.5" LCD panel LED backlight (2560 x 1440 WQHD) 144Hz refresh rate - Display without after image 1ms...
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    [SOLVED] Is it safe to use RTX 2080 on 550W PSU?

    I’m about to temporarily use my 2080 on 550W PSU, I mean like very temporary like once or twice. Is it safe? What’s the minimum wattage for 2080?
  37. YSDSwe

    [SOLVED] Z390 AORUS PRO WIFI Can’t find my Gpu RTX 2080TI

    Ok I built a new computer and after the installation i can’t find my GPU. It works with the integrated GPU. This is what I’ve done to get it to work. The GPU has enough power, the lights are on and the fans connected to the gpu are spinning. ive tested the GPU on both slots on my computer with...
  38. Siralextraffo

    Question Best custom 2080ti with a "reasonable" price?

    I am planning(=forced) to change my 1080ti as there's something wrong with both the HDMI and DP plug so I get the cold boot everyday. I was looking at the 2080ti options but there's quite a lot and I'm not honestly sure on which one would be best on both performance side and money value(they're...
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    Question Upgrade 7600k to 9700k for RTX 2080?

    I currently have an i5 7600k (4.5 GHz) with an RTX 2080. I’m wondering how much of an improvement an i7 9700k would make. I occasionally get FPS drops into the 50’s on BFV and the 60’s on Apex Legends. Average FPS is more like 110. My CPU usage is often 100%. This is at 1440p with maximum...
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    [SOLVED] Please help me decide on a graphics card!

    Hello everyone, I’m building my first PC and I can’t decide on a graphics card. My CPU is a Ryzen 2700x, so can someone give me insight and or just some details about making a choice, Im thinking of running a GeForce 1080 TI, 2070, or a 2080. Can someone help