graphics card & psu

Forum discussion tagged with graphics card & psu.
  1. D

    Question PSU blew up. Are other components okay?

    So yesterday while gaming I suddenly saw a flash near my PSU alongwith a loud pop sound, causing my PC to instantly shutdown. When I opened my cabinet, I saw a small metal piece stuck behind my motherboard(don't ask how it got there). I tested my motherboard and psu at a friend's pc only to find...
  2. Brandon Umali

    Question Best Graphics Card for my Gigabyte motherboard ?

    Hi Everyone, Good Day! Thank you for checking this question out. As the title says, what's the best graphics card for my 8 years old GA-F2A78M-HD2 motherboard ? I've been using an APU (AMD A8 - 7600) for so long and now I've decided to use a dedicated graphics card, can you give me an idea on...
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    Question Which of these GCs (AMD RX 6600, RX 6600XT, RX 6650XT) make a good pair with this CPU config?

    Recently my good old GC GTX 1050Ti gave up and I am looking for a new GC in the market. My CPU and Motherboards are too old and so I am having doubts whether I can use any of the GCs mentioned above. These are available cheaper compared with Nvidia version of 3050 or 3060 in my country. I...
  4. TiagoCarrilho

    [SOLVED] Just upgraded my gpu and now my games are crashing if I increase the quality ?

    Hi, I need some help. I just upgraded my gtx 1660 super to a sapphire nitro+ AMD Radeon rx 6800 txt SE and after installing the drivers I tried to play some games but ever time I increase the graphics the pc just crashes completely and the weird thing is that to turn the pc back on I need to...
  5. prokyon87

    Question System shuts down under load

    I just upgraded my PC by replacing older AMD graphics card with Sapphire Nitro+ RX 6950 XT 16G beast. I realized my older 660W PSU can have problem with feeding this card, so I bought Corsair HX1000i which should be sufficient. I did some benchmarking with 3dMark using its ultimate stress...
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    [SOLVED] Is it safe to use a Dual 6 Pin (female) to 8 Pin (male) power connector adapter?

    I have an old Dell T7500 workstation that is still chugging along nicely! I recently got an AMD 6700 XT graphics card to put in it - but ran into an issue: there is only one 8 pin power cable from the PSU, the other cables are 6 pin. The graphics card takes two 8 pin cables. So I ordered this...
  7. ZenSunnyDuck

    [SOLVED] Should I use 2 x 6+2 or the one that came with the power supply?

    I have the ZOTAC Gaming GeForce RTX 3080 Trinity OC LHR 12GB for my graphics card and my PSU is the Corsair RMX series 850x watt. For my extension cables I have the asiahorse 18 awg psu extensions. For my case I have the Corsair 465x case. I wanted to make my pc have a white design and these...
  8. nurman

    Question New graphics card shows no display ?

    Hi. My problem is that i bought a Gigabyte GTX 960 2gb graphic card, which is not "working". It's fans are spinning but no display. My PC now runs with a Nvidia Geforce 210 which works fine. I'm sure i put the GTX 960 in properly with all cables connected. Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S1 (rev...
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    [SOLVED] PC dies when gaming

    I've recently started getting this problem, where when playing games my monitor just goes black (no hdmi signal) and pc starts making louder noise, I can hear whatever is happening on the pc but I cant see anything and next time I boot up my PC everything is normal until I play a game and the...
  10. cljady

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] New RTX 3080 Underperforming

    Specs: EVGA RTX 3080 XC3 Ultra Ryzen 7 3700x Aorus Elite X570 16GB RAM 3600Mhz CL 16 1TB 4.0 M.2 SSD 750W Corsair RM750X 80+ Gold PSU I'm using native 1920x1080 resolution, connected to my 240Hz monitor using a Display Port cable. My RTX 3080 card is running at unusually low GPU and Memory...
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    [SOLVED] 3400G + GTX 1060 3GB 500W

    Hey, I have a 3400G and I'm wanting to upgrade my build with a GTX 1060 3GB. Is 500W PSU enough? My PSU is "Kolink Core 500W 80PLUS"