Forum discussion tagged with GPUs.
  1. Thundurh

    Question Graphics Crash

    I have had an issue with crashing while playing intensive games with my gaming rig since around 2017. The games crash in one of two ways each time. Either a light green/brown-looking blank screen fills my monitor, the light on my graphics card turns off for a second, then my computer will...
  2. K

    Question Case Suggestion?

    Hey guys! Not sure if anyone can help me with this. I'm looking for a case that will fit both of these GPUs: I don't think my current case will cut it. Basically, there isn't...
  3. K

    [SOLVED] Noobquestion: Why a 12V rail and why do VRMs exist?

    I am not sure if this forum is the right place to ask this question but i saw some similar posts so here goes: In my long-ongoing quest to understand how a computer works, I recently watched a lot of videos on pcb design and VRMs. As far as I understand it, the exclusive task of VRMs is to...
  4. D

    Question GA 970A UD3P - Whats a good PCi EX16 Nvidia Graphics card for for Meetings Video editing? -32gb Ram 750w pwr - AMD FX 4300 quad @ 3800mhz

    Hi Everyone I have had this motherboard for 7 years and it is fantastic. :) I just got a new monitor Samsung 34" Curved CJ79 monitor so need a graphics card that supports the 21:9 Qled widescreen format GA 970A UD3P - Whats a good Graphics card for Samsung CJ79 3440 x 1440 for Meetings...
  5. Question GPU won't post after installing drivers. Please help.

    So I bought Sapphire R9 280x Tri-x. So when I tried switching first time the GPU didn't post. I had Windows 10 installed with MBR and I read that it can cause problems when switching GPUs. So I reinstalled Win 10 to GPT. Right after reinstall I switched the GPUs and the R9 280x posted and I log...
  6. ajgringo619

    Question Dual-monitor setup, 2 GPUs, one monitor with multiple HDMI ports

    [Linux Mint 20 XFCE] I'm trying to setup a dual-monitor configuration with only one physical monitor. I have (2) GPUs, a GTX 1050 TI and Radeon R9 290, both connected to an Acer 27" XF270H via HDMI. My system sees both displays, but switching to the 2nd GPU on HDMI2 gives me a blank screen. Is...
  7. F

    [SOLVED] Rtx 2060 6 to 8 pin adapter

    So recently I got the msi ventus xs oc edition 2060 for 300 euros, nice little bargine I fetched myself. Unfortunately my psu has 2, 6 pins as opposed to an 8 pin, which is what the 2060 has. I've looked at multiple forums and read a bunch of things, apparently 6 pins will only deliver 75Ws so...
  8. D

    [SOLVED] Buy 2080 Ti or wait for the new GPUs ?

    Hello, i need some advice. I was planing to buy a PC in August with an i9 9900k and a RTX 2080 Ti. So is it better to wait for the new Nvidia GPUs or should i go with the RTX 2080 Ti ? And what will the price be, if someone can guess for the new GPUs? Thanks in Advance.
  9. hyrix7Q

    [SOLVED] is PSU RMA accepted with Scratch in it

    so my PSU ( THERMALTAKE SMART RGB 500W ) been making some weird noise and going loud when i play high end games ( which it wasnt in the first months ) and now i have a scratch on it and i want to rma and im having doubts that they wont accept it because of the Scratch is it true ???
  10. [SOLVED] What is going on? Brand new ibuypower...

    I dont know what is going on. bought a new ibuypower amd 3700x, asrock b450m-ibw i think its custom with custom firmware 1.50, 16 g of adata 2666, dont know what the power suppy is but i know it works. gtx 1660 ti g card. cant run ANY game above 30-50 fps, mouse jumps all over the screen at...
  11. X

    [SOLVED] Using one GPU to play a game while outputting from another

    So I got my self in a weird situation. I just purchased a used GTX 570 (it works fine, tested it on seller's system) and found out I actually don't have the cable to connect it to my monitor. I've already ordered one, but it will take about a week or so to arrive and I need a more immediate...
  12. drosehill

    Question Looking for GPU with six or more outputs

    Hi! I'm looking for a GPU with six or more discrete outputs (ie, not one output that is a DP output that can be daisy-chained). I use my PC for office work — so I don't have any gamer-specific requirements. I've found two options so far but would be interested in knowing what else is on the...
  13. SparkyTech934

    [SOLVED] MSI Afterburner and Unlocking Voltage Control

    Hi all, So I've been into PC building and gaming for quite some time now (since about 2014), so I feel pretty confident with my computer hardware skills. One avenue that I have more recently been exploring is GPU overclocking. I've definitely gotten the hang of general overclocking and...
  14. bruh1

    [SOLVED] Monitor shows no signal at 1280x1024 resolution(the default one)

    So yesterday I had an old card, i used a dvi to vga converter to connect it to my monitor.It ran fine at 1280x1024. I bought a new card today, the dvi converter doesnt work here so I bought a hdmi to vga converter, installed new drivers. Everything is working fine, except whenever i set my...
  15. R

    Question Is my cooling/CPU/GPU okay??

    Hello! I was recently playing Fortnite and I was curious to see what my temps were on my Alienware Aurora Gaming PC. I checked the Thermal Controller and the GPU was going from about 78C to 82C, and I was wondering if thats bad. I can also hear the fans on my PC too, but it is pretty quiet. I...
  16. F

    [SOLVED] GTX 660Ti Compatibility

    Is the GTX 660Ti 2GB compatible with my pc? Specs: CPU: Intel Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5700 @ 3.00GHz RAM: 2GB Samsung RAM Motherboard: Acer Veriton M480 Graphics: Intel G45/G43 Express Chipset (Acer Incorporated [ALI]) Power Supply: 250W
  17. Heater6785

    [SOLVED] Second hand CPU/GPU

    I am searching for a used CPU and GPU for my PC. Are there any risks for the CPU if it hasn't been overclocking or working on high temperatures and I put a thermal compound and use a good cooler (not the stock one) after buying it? Besides from getting out from a mining rig and the temps, is...
  18. H

    [SOLVED] How to stop windows 10 from downloading Nvidia drivers?

    Hi guys, i have some simple question and need some help. I'm running windows 10 version 1809, today i was updating my windows as normal, but getting so annoyed from seeing Nvidia driver update for my Nvidia GPU is being downloaded from windows update. Actually i like my current driver, and...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] Which cards should I buy?

    so I am confused with which card should I buy I have 2 cards: ROG-STRIX-RTX2070S-O8G-GAMING or EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 XC GAMING the rtx 2070 super has better engine clock than the rtx 2080 but the 2080 has more CUDA cores than the 2070 super I prefer performance than graphics. and does they...
  20. Z

    [SOLVED] upgrading gpu or cpu first

    So i'm currently thinking of upgrading my crappy pc ( i can buy a used i5 2500k it's not used that much but i guess you can say it's in mint condition) I can also get an gtx 1050 ti 4gb Windforce OC edition but idk which to get first. I wanna be able to play games at high settings tho not every...