Forum discussion tagged with 3070.
  1. Jirkey

    Question RTX 3070 TI Gigabyte no screen, no fan spin, but heating up at boot

    I have a Gigabyte RTX3070 TI that does not display nothing, and the fans do not spin even at system startup. It apears that it heats up quickly at the instant i start the system but it does nothing else. The system i am testing it with i know it is a working one because i pluged other GPUs and...
  2. M

    Question Omen 45L Monitor loses signal when launching games

    Product: OMEN by HP 45L Gaming Desktop PC GT22-0000a (4E977AV) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 11 Product Number: 50J09EA#UUW GPU: GeForce RTX 3070 8GB CPU: Ryzen 5800X PSU: 600W I have had my Omen 45l 3070...
  3. K

    Question scratchy/kinda grindy sound

    Ok, I've been trying to find out the solution to my issue for this whole day and I am exhausted will no results. It's quite convoluted so bear with me. So I was first playing a game and I started to hear this sort of scratchy/kinda grindy sound. I could only hear this when I took off my headset...
  4. L

    Question Is 480 euros for a MSI 3070 Gaming X Trio a good deal in 2022?

    Ive been wanting to upgrade from my 2060 to a 30 series card for a while since some of the more demanding games i play are difficult to run or unplayable in VR. I spotted this deal on a second hand website in my region and the seller has great reviews, the card was advertised as "works as new"...
  5. Question RTX 3070 + Ryzen 9 5900X underperforming. Can anyone tell me why?

    Hi there! I'm hoping the wise hivemind of Tom's Hardware will help me solve my issue before I reach out to a computer store or whatnot lol. I have the GeForce RTX 3070 GAMING OC 8G and I have just installed AMD Ryzen 9 5900X with the Zalman CNPS 10X Performa Black cooler. I upgraded to the...
  6. G

    Question Bumped Desktop, Graphics Card No Longer Displaying

    No different than how one would casually tap the hood of their car, I tapped the top of my desktop case while it was up and running and the display immediately turned black. Resetting the PC by pulling the power plug, draining the power, and putting the plug back in also had no effect...
  7. B

    Question PC freezes and display turns off ?

    Ryzen 7 5800x with Strix LC240 AIO RTX 3070 OC Strix B550-F 2x16 GB 3600MHz C18 Team Group Night Hawks 1TB Aorus Gen4 M.2 SSD Seasonic Focus GX 650 Hey So, I've been struggling with this issue for a very long time. I'm not an expert, so I probably haven't tried everything. It happens only...
  8. angxlv

    Question Recently bought used RTX 3070, it doesn’t allow above 60hz refressh-rate, nor can I play youtube videos ?

    Hey, so I recently bought a rtx 3070 from a reseller, he had used the card for mining but said it worked normally for gaming. But, when I got home and installed it into my computer my main monitor was black but was detected. My second monitor worked fine as it is a 60hz monitor. I updated...
  9. bazzingabear

    [SOLVED] Is it worth jumping from 2600X to 5600X right now?

    Hey all. I recently got the itch to upgrade my GTX 1070 + Ryzen 5 2600X setup to something more recent, and would love some input since I've been completely oblivious to the hardware scene for the past 4-5 years. I'm not even sure if this is a good time to pull the trigger, or if I should wait...
  10. bazzingabear

    [SOLVED] Is now a good time to upgrade my CPU+GPU? If so, pls suggest..

    Hey all. I recently got the itch to upgrade my GTX 1070 + Ryzen 5 2600X setup to something more recent, and would love some input since I've been completely oblivious to the hardware scene for the past 4-5 years. I'm not even sure if this is a good time to pull the trigger, or if I should wait...
  11. B

    Question Random GPU 100% usage spikes ?

    My laptop is a Lenovo Legion 5. Hiya, I just got a new gaming laptop today and I'm noticing on the task manager my gpu (nvidia 3070) keeps randomly spiking to 100% usage for copy for a fraction of a second, before dropping back down again. I noticed this while playing minecraft as I had the...
  12. Shaydox

    Question helios 300 3070 gpu crashing!

    I have the 2020 model of helios 300 with these specs. Acer Predator HELIOS 300 PH315-53 i5 10th Gen iCeLake 16GB RAM 256GB SSD 1TB HDD RTX 3070 8G When I haven't installed the drivers yet, the uhd integrated graphics worked fine. My laptop had no problems whatsoever but it's slow because its...
  13. xpridex

    Question GPU usage fluctuations, Fps drops, and texture popping or poor LOD (bad distance draw) ?

    Hello, I got an Rtx 3070(paired with a ryzen 5 2600) for a few weeks now and im experiencing gpu usage fluctuations in almost every games.(Stray, spiderman, rdr2, Sea of thieves...and many more).. it happens every time i look at a certain building or environment that have things to render or...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] GPU Tweak III/MSI Afterburner - - - no voltage registered ?

    Hi, my ASUS RTX 3070 shows 0 Voltage used in: GPU Tweak III MSI Afterburner I wanted to undervolt but don't seem to be able to without that reading - how can I debug it? Screenshot of both programs with highlighted (yellow) questionable spots: View: https://imgur.com/a/LP10Itg
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    Question Upgrading to a RTX 3070, will it bottleneck?

    I want to upgrading my current GTX 1070 to a 3070 and im currently running a I7 10700K cpu. I've read online there will be 11% bottleneck and that the CPU isnt enough. I dont know much about these things so im asking here for advice. Would this be a suitable upgrade? Im upgrading because i...
  16. Question Low 3D mark score (12461) and bad performance from 3070

    I recently bought a used 3070 that has been used for mining before. Temps are going up to 75degrees but it is getting loud at 100% usage. my 3D mark graphics score of 12461 is pretty low compared to the 13651 from 3D mark’s benchmark shown here. What do you think, should I return my gpu or is...
  17. C

    Question PC crashes and turns off with 3070 but not 750ti...HELP!!!

    My PC crashes and turns off or short circuits when I try to play a game with my 3070 GPU. But I tried swapping in an old 750ti and it works without a problem. Could this be a PSU related problem? I had another PSU that burnt up and took an ssd with it, the new PSU is 80plus gold 850 w but its...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] Upgrading from 1060 to 3070 Ti

    I currently own a 4 years old PC with the following specs: ASRock > Z370 Killer SLI/ac Intel i5 8400 16GB RAM (G.Skill DDR-3000) MSI 1060 Gaming X: MSI Global - The Leading Brand in High-end Gaming & Professional Creation NZXT S340: NZXT S340 Mid-Tower Chassis (White) CA-S340W-W1 B&H Photo...
  19. Mrquell

    Question New GPU. System won't POST. Will post with old GPU

    I bought a 3070 FE today, sealed in box with reciept from Best Buy from a local seller on FB marketplace and I am so excited to have the GPU I've wanted for a year and a half. But, when I put the GPU in my PC, it wouldn't post. Specs: Ryzen 3700x Corsair 16x2 GB RAM B550I Aorus Pro AX Power...
  20. O

    Question Dual monitor stutter and unstable PC ?

    I've been on dual monitors for a long time. Finally decided to upgrade/build a new pc and upgrade 1 monitor to 4k. My old intel system could run dual 1080p 144hz monitors super smooth. As soon as I built the new system and got the new monitor (4k 60hz), it's not nearly as stable as the intel...
  21. Tomp00

    Question Amd ryzen 7 3800x and rtx 3070

    Hello i l just wondering i amd ryzen 7 3800x good for rtx 3070 or i can downgrade for sane speed? 1440p high For my game is Planet coaster Forza horizon 5 Tropico 6 City skylines Faming simulator 22 Minecraft Subnautica below zero Fight simulator 1080p So simulator and build game Rtx 3070...
  22. JZ113

    Question PC crashes/black screens when playing any game ?

    Full specs: CPU: i9-11900k GPU: 3070 Aorus Master MOBO: Z490 Aorus Master PSU: RM850X RAM: Corsair 3200mhz 16gbx2 Hi, This issue first start occurring when I upgraded my 9900k to 11900k few months ago. After the upgrade my computer would randomly display no signal while playing games. The...
  23. H

    [SOLVED] Red CPU light on ASUS X570-F Gaming board ?

    Hello everyone, I went to turn my pc on today and I had no image, (PC was working fine yesterday) so I tried the good old on/off and still wasn’t working. I opened up the pc and turned it on to find the red cpu indicator solid red. After doing some research I checked my cpu connections...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] High temps on a R5 3600

    Hi, I just recently bought a 3070ti and it generates A LOT more heat than my previous gpu. Because of this, my cpu is now starting to get really hot in some more demanding games. I've seen it go up to 95 and even 100C with the panels closed and up to 90C with the side panel open. I was told that...
  25. Y

    Question AGP error but gpu working fine ?

    hi everyone, I have a rtx 3070, for some time now. but ever since i installed it, my pc has been beeping 3 short 1 long. it says it's an AGP error but my gpu is working fine. does anyone have a idea what's going on? i have removed my gpu and but it back in and asked around before. sound...
  26. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] 3070 Ti MSI VS iGame?

    Hello everyone. I'm going to buy a 3070 Ti soon. And I have 2 options between 2 brands The first one is a 3070 Ti iGame Vulcan OC And The second one is a 3070 Ti MSI Gaming X Trio They both have almost the same price but I was wondering which one do you guys suggest. I'm really fond of the...
  27. interference

    Question about laptop GPU's comparison to desktop.

    Hello i am thinking to buy a laptop with 2070 super 115w or 3070 with 140w.So my question is what is that 2070 super and 3070 compared to a desktop GPU.Because i know that there is difference between laptop and desktop GPU's. I know that the watts are important.I was told that on the laptops i...
  28. Liam.O

    Question Is my 3070 underperforming

    Hello, It seems like my 3070 is underperforming my 2070 and in many cases, the same level as my 1050 with a single fan on exact same settings. It is an RTX 3070 ROG White edition. I contacted Asus directly since iv heard 5 times strange noises from the semi-transistors on the backplate. I...
  29. ToroHanushka

    [SOLVED] 3070 vision temps way too hot recently

    Hello, I have 3070 vision for nearly a year and last few months the temps are crazy and I have no idea what is causing this. Idle is perfectly normal. I have around 40C. But when I stress test it gets to 85 degress which sounds ok but the HotSpot in HWMonitor shows 107C. That is what I am...
  30. IceDeathTK

    Question RTX 3070 Utilization low in multiple games

    Hey all! I have a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 (EVGA 8GB) and the GPU usage is always low in games even when uncapped, and I get low frames as a result. For example, in FFXIV on all max, I get around 70 FPS but it only uses about 28% of GPU despite no frame limit being set. I have the same issue with...
  31. Kagami1004

    [SOLVED] CPU temp is 80-90 on Dell Optiplex 3070

    Hello, what is the best or budget CPU cooler for a Dell Optiplex 3070 ? The stock cooler is making so much noise like airplane. Can I also add one more 80/92mm, or can I mod the case ?
  32. N

    Question New computer crashing

    Just recently built a new computer. This is my 3rd build. I've been playing on it for awhile. The first crash was right after I built it. I loaded a game of league of legends, I was in for a minute or so and then bam. Rebooted, didn't happen again. Been playing for about 2.5 weeks now with no...
  33. Vilqx

    [SOLVED] 3rd Party/Aftermarket 3060 ti or 3070 FE

    I recently saw a Gigabyte RTX 3060 Ti Aorus Elite going for $574 on Amazon, and I was wondering whether this or a different 3060 ti such as the Gigabyte OC PRO or MSI Gaming X would be better than a 3070 fe if they were around the same price.
  34. R

    Question Ran 3dmark when I built computer 1 year ago, ran it today and have lost 2k points

    Looking as to possible reasons why. Here are my two tests. First test Second test Userbenchmark is saying my GPU is underperforming Here is the benchmark benchmark
  35. Question Added waterblock, now PC won't stay on ?

    So, I just added a waterblock to my pre-existing loop, but ever since my display goes out after about 10-15 seconds after startup. The display cuts regardless of me booting to BIOS or to windows.... I can only assume this is a problem with my GPU, but I don't want to flush the whole system and...
  36. LeKruk

    Question ASUS ROG STRIX 3070 Keeps freezing, and crashing.

    About a year ago, i bought this card, and paired it with an i5-10600KF CPU (i know i cheaped out, dont pester me, im upgrading in a bit haha) along with 32 GB of ram, and a 1TB SSD. It was a pretty solid build, with upgrading in mind, however since i bought it, I've been having issues that...
  37. T

    [SOLVED] i7-9700k unusually high temperatures with a load of cooling, would really appreciate input

    Hi, I built my PC about three years ago and have been struggling to get adequate noise levels and temperatures ever since with my 9700k. I started with two stock fans and a Cryorig H7 and have since upgraded a number of components which are the following: i7-9700k (stock/4.6ghz turbo)...
  38. Acorniscute

    [SOLVED] Is 750w PSU enough for RTX3070?

    Is 750w 80+ gold enough for a RTX 3070?
  39. A

    Question 3070LHR mining

    How much is the maximum Hashrate with lhr unlocker platforms ??? ( 3070LHR ) i am using LHR mode 1 - LHR 73% I have heard that the 3080Ti has been unlocked up to 100% of non-LHR card power is 3070LHR still remain on 73% ?
  40. H

    [SOLVED] Need input on recommended UPS for a 850w PSU

    Hey guys! I just got my new rig today with the following specs: Intel Core I7-11700K RTX 3070TI 240mm AIO 850W PSU GOLD+ Razer Mouse Corsair K100 keyboard. I have a CyberPower 1500va (900w I think) UPS, but I am quite unsure if it will be enough for my rig. P.S. the whole UPS will be...