Forum discussion tagged with 3060.
  1. elric91

    [SOLVED] Best cpu for streaming for $200 or similar

    I am using a Xeon 2689 and chinese motherboard AND servers ram,Wanna inprove so i can stream without problem,inhave an Msi 3060 12 gb,i Wanna get a 5600x ir i5 12400,are those good?,or Is there other better option for $200-250 range
  2. O

    Question Inno3D RTX3060 Noise & Heating Issue

    Hi guys, I think that there are some problems with my graphic card among the system components i have just gathered, but i wanted to consult you because i am not sure. 1- When PC is opening, the graphic card fans automaticity working for 15-20 seconds, card already cold, so i don't know why...
  3. B

    Question New GPU - Defective or Working Properly?

    Hi there. I've just built a new desktop pc, but I don't think the GPU is working correctly. I'm using a ASUS RTX 3060 TUF 12GB V2 graphics card with a ASUS TUF Z690-PLUS WIFI D4 motherboard. To give you some backstory. The GPU is outputting video, but I can't find the component listed in my...
  4. B

    Question PC keeps hard restarting

    Hello all. I have recently bought a new GPU, a Gigabyte Eagle OC RTX 3060, and whenever I start a game (such as Elden Ring) my PC hard restarts. No blue screen or no warning, it just shuts down with the GPU light and mobo light still on and restarts as if you clicked on restart. I used DDU to...
  5. M

    Question GPU and CPU Usage below 50%, but no matter what the settings are, FPS is low

    Whenever I try to play Cyberpunk, my FPS caps at 43fps no matter if the setting are on low or high. Along with that, my CPU and GPU are capping at around 50% usage according to NVIDIA software. I've tried updating all my drivers, fresh installing windows, and even bought a new GPU but nothing...
  6. FantasticSocks422

    Question How can I clean my GPU pci connecters

    I recently got a 3060 TI for my new gaming rig. When I first got it I opened it up and it didn’t seem like I touch anything I wasn’t supposed to but I took it out a day later and noticed fingerprints on the golden fingers.Way I can clean it without damaging the card
  7. MValles02

    Question RTX 3060 Laptop // Weird clock speeds

    I recently bought a MSI GF65, I5 10500H and RTX 3060. I started monitoring my games with MSI Afterburner and I noticed that the GPU is acting weird. It goes from 1402mhz to 420mhz all the time, even in standby while I am not gaming. Games works fine, but it is strange. Picture of MSI...
  8. N

    Question Metro Exodus not consuming more than 80% GPU although FPS cap isn't reached. Help?

    Hi, I have just installed Metro Exodus Gold edition game on my HP Omen laptop with RTX 3060 GPU and Ryzen 7 CPU. What I have noticed is that although the FPS cap is set at 72 fps from Nvidia control panel, the GPU is only 80% used by the game even though the in-game FPS is not reaching 72 FPS...
  9. E

    Question No Signal on TV only, sometimes.

    Hi all, having a strange issue with updating my setup: My desktop PC has a 3060ti, normally connected to 2 monitors (2k165hz & a 1080p60hz). In the past I also had it connected via 15m hdmi cable to a 1080p tv in another room, for playing games on the couch. I have since upgraded that TV to a...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] Overclocking and power limitin generate voltage fluctuation. Dangerous?

    I reciently buy with my brother a GPU, Nvidia 3060 EVGA and i want to see how it react with diferent tasks, games and mining. At the end i want to see what would happend if i overclok and reduce power limit and realize that the voltage became unstable it fluctuate like 100mV (+- 50) and the core...
  11. H

    Question RTX 3060 no signal after restarts ?

    It gives signal only if I do the following: Plug my HDMI cable to the motherboard before turning on the PC Switch the output to HDMI port of my 3060 card when I'm logged into Win 11 If I restart computer with the HDMI cable plugged into the GPU then both motherboard and GPU give no signal...
  12. A

    Question GPU Clock Speed dropping to 210Mhz during gaming

    It's a laptop , Legion 5 2021 (RTX 3060 variant) I bought this a few weeks ago and had absolutely zero troubles so far (I heavily gamed on it). but it all changed today , this morning all my games started dropping FPS heavily (into single digits) , happened soon after I started playing them ...
  13. T

    [SOLVED] Do I need to upgrade my CPU & PSU for a 3060 I bought? i5 7600k + 400W Bronze

    I5 7600k and 400W 80+ Bronze EVGA power supply. I would have to get a new motherboard as well if an upgrade is necessary as my motherboard only supports 7th gen intel. If it helps I play easier-to-run games such as csgo, Minecraft, etc. in high settings at 1080p.
  14. Glance

    [SOLVED] 850W PSU using 1400Watts

    Hello, I have 850W psu. On wall it shows its using 1400W, but on PC it show only 600W as it should use. I have no idea what is the problem. I can send photos and videos to proof that it’s really 850W using 1400W
  15. S

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my graphics card now or will my CPU bottleneck?

    I currently have an i5-6600k and a GTX 1060 6gb. Motherboard is an ASUS Z170-AR. I'm planning on eventually doing a full new build but it's going to take me a while to save up. I'm considering upgrading my graphics card first to a 3060 or something of a similar price range. I can afford to buy...
  16. Question Low GPU power while playing Metro Exodus - Enhanced Edition with GTX 3060 mobile 130 w

    Update: I installed and played Cyberpunk 2077 today and used the default graphic settings of ray tracing ultra at 1080 P, the fps is around 50 - 58 avg, not too bad actually. So it proves the GPU is ok, so I am pretty sure it's the Metro exodus enhanced edition somehow not utilizing the full...
  17. Classy666

    [SOLVED] 3060 vs 2070s

    Rtx 3060 vs 2070super (both new for example) Wich one is better for 1080p,1440p (fps), i have a ryzen 5 3600
  18. Master Of Attack

    [SOLVED] Need help with ASRock B450 Pro 4

    ok so i want to see if this is capable of using 2 3060 TIs on their peak? and if it can work like that, and if its a good pick for that? or if not, whats the best and cheapest motherboard with 2 pci-e x16 slots that can support 2 3060 TIs?
  19. R

    [SOLVED] Casual Mining and Degradation?

    So my bro in law got me curious about mining. That now has me curious, if I casually mine on it (3060) when not using my computer, how much degradation will I see? I'm currently running it at a power limit of 70ish percent and the temperature doesn't go above 58c while mining. Sorry for all...
  20. R

    [SOLVED] 3060 Worth Keeping?

    So I managed to acquire an Asus ROG Strix 3060 OC 12GB for 529 from Microcenter. I have it paired with a 4790(non k, it's on an Alienware board from an x51, which has been dumped into a Nzxt h210 with a hyper 212 evo, and an EVGA 500w psu) I plan on building a new machine next year once ddr5...
  21. Kyle Q

    Question New PC, is it okay?

    Hey guys so after 3 years i'm finally upgrading from my ryzen 2600x, 1060 6gb 24gb ram PC. here are the specifications / part list of my new one: intel i5 10600k gigabyte b560m ds3h 3060 ti LHR 2x8 16gb 3000mhz corsair 500gb samsung SSD 2tb seagate HDD hyper 212 black edition cooler corsair...
  22. Fatblabs

    [SOLVED] rtx 3060 Temps

    Hi! Recently just a month or two ago, I got a new PC with a Gigabyte RTX 3060 gaming OC. I noticed that my computer was heating the case and the room the computer was running in as well. After like 20-40 minutes of use, the room is already at 80 degrees F (when I first boot it up, the room temp...
  23. Bhamer

    Question Rx 570 > rtx 3060 not working.

    Bought 3060. Doesn't show up in devices, display with video cable, or show up in bios. I tried it with another computer and got the same results, that computer has also previously used the Rx 570. Tried clearing cmos, refreshing windows, ran ddu to clear and drivers. Any ideas?
  24. T

    Question Getting bad performance on my new laptop

    Hey guys, So, I recently just purchased a new laptop -a Gigabyte G5 KC, which packs an i5-10500H, 16GB of RAM and a 105W Nvidia 3060. The laptop feels great and using it has been a pleasure - except for gaming. I cant get more than around 130/140 fps on League of Legends, 170 on CS:GO, and I...
  25. C

    [SOLVED] New PC wont display anything

    I just put together new PC with these specs, it wont display anything on monitor and also shows CPU debug light on mobo. I have updated the BIOS using memory stick, still doesnt work. I am using 8 pin power for the CPU (not the 4 pin shown in pic).PLEASE HELP !! :):):) MOBO: MSI 7590 - A - PRO...
  26. C

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    Just put together this PC with these components. It boots and lights up but shows a CPU error on motherboard debug. Also displays nothing on monitor. What do I do? Also I attached a picture of the CPU power on the motherboard as there are two… I’m only plugged into one of them. Do I need two...
  27. Kellar34

    [SOLVED] Big cpu usage problem (i5 9600k with rtx 3060)

    Hello, so for an exemple, with the i5 9600k and rtx 3060, on Battlefield V in ultra setting at 1080p i got pretty good fps But my cpu got 100% usage and my gpu only 15% I don't think the 3060 bottleneck my i5 9600k (or the opposite) but i try so many things and i can't resolve the problem...
  28. C

    [SOLVED] Are these parts compatible? Thank you!!

    Please can you check if these are compatible and if i will run into any issues? MUCH APPRECIATED!! CPU Ryzen 5 5600x GPU RTX 3060 x12G MOBO MSI Mag B550 Tomahawk RAM Corsair DDR4 2x8gb 3200mhz CASE NZXT H510i PSU Corsair RM750 (80 plus gold) I have read that the MOBO could have an issue with...
  29. E

    Question is Palit GeForce RTX 3060 Dual 12GB GDDR6X compatible with B360M Bazooka ?

    I've got B360M bazooka as MB. and I'm getting Palit GeForce RTX 3060 Dual 12GB GDDR6X is it compatible with my board?
  30. B

    [SOLVED] I am looking to upgrade my gpu from a 1060 3gb but not sure which is best for my budget

    My pc is over 2 years old and I am looking to upgrade it's graphics card. I bought it prebuilt and this is a link to it...
  31. kzeng8

    [SOLVED] Replaced GPU (2060) with 3060 and no display.... put back my old GPU and still no display again

    I recently built my PC (ITX system - Ryzen 5 5600x, NZXT x53 kraken, Gigabyte B550i Aorus Pro, 16 gb trident z RGB, ZOTAC RTX 2060, 650 W EVGA B5) and it worked fine. I got a 3060 through the EVGA queue system and swapped it out with my 2060 (did nothing else to the system). I plugged it into...
  32. hunterstacy

    [SOLVED] Upgraded GPU but getting lower FPS ?

    I had a 1050ti and was getting decent frames in my games that I played. I recently upgraded to a 3060 and my frames have gotten significantly worse. I can't even run csgo on like 100 fps I upgraded so I can continue to stream but it is making my fps worse for some reason I cannot figure out. My...
  33. JoaoPauluu

    [SOLVED] Strange noise on RTX 3060

    I bought a RTX 2060 a few months ago, and it was making a weird noise, i RMA'd it and after two months managed to get the RTX 3060 from Galax. But it makes the exact same noise of the other GPU. I'd like to know if it's a normal noise or if there's any way of fixing it without RMA'ing the card...
  34. M

    Question Mining on 1x slot with 3060s?

    Hi there, I was wondering if it would be possible to use the 2 PCIE 3.0 1x slots on my b250m for mining? I would use a 1x to 16x riser if that's doable. Also, is it possible now to mine bitcoin on a 3060? I was thinking of picking 2 of them up to populate those 1x slots if this is in fact...
  35. C

    [SOLVED] While Playing Games and Recording the computer freezes, goes black, and reboots.

    I recently purchased an EVGA RTX 3060 to replace my gtx 960. That's when the crashes started. I would boot up GTA5 and record the gameplay as I played. I set gta to play in windowed 1080p and set my recording for 1080p as well. Most of the time I could play for 30min to a little over an hour...
  36. E

    [SOLVED] 2080 Super or 3060 ?

    I want to know who is much better for my Build I have CPU 5600x + Mobo B550 Rog Strix + 32 RAM I know for 3060ti is much better and best for my Build but Unfortunately not available at this time The Available GPU at the moment for me is New ( 3060 Asus Rog Strix ) 950$ Used ( 2080 Super...
  37. ringmany

    [SOLVED] Suggestions for PC upgrade

    Hi everyone, A friend is currently looking to upgrade his PC (New CPU and Graphics card) yes I know it's a bad time due to prices. He mostly uses his PC for streaming FPS games to Twitch, such as Valorant, CS:GO, some aimlabs etc. His current PC build is...
  38. Ferrariassassin

    [SOLVED] I am upgrading from a 980Ti, what should i get?

    I have a MSI 980Ti GOLDEN that has been great but i need to upgrade it. I got a i7 7700k and 16GB of ram and 800W PSU. I would like to spend $1,000 maybe a small bit more on a GPU thats atleast 30% or better than my 980ti because its been such a long time i want to get soemthing that i can see...
  39. A

    [SOLVED] HELP!!! I need urgent expertise. THANK YOU!!!

    Hi - My name is Delilah, I'm trying to buy my son a gaming laptop. Could you please review and let me know which option is best. Thank you very much!!! Option 1: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08X19LRJC/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Option 2...
  40. geckovic02

    [SOLVED] Msi RTX 3060 Ventus 3x 12G | Review/Unboxing

    Are there any reviews yet? I've ordered it here in Switzerland and won't get it until friday, so I would like to see an unboxing/review but can't really find one. Does anyone have it already and can give me some information about temps, fan volume and overall opinion? Appreciate any info :)