graphics cards

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  1. Mavireh

    [SOLVED] Asus Nvidia gtx 780 vga red light on board Gigabyte Aorus b460m Pro

    Greetings, i have a problem with my new asus nvidia gtx 780, it came to me yesterday and when I installed it the board gives me the vga red light, sometimes it takes me to the bios with a failure. In a certain moment it took me to the system desktop and the system installed the graphics drivers...
  2. System32_76

    Question Great, Free GPU Stress Test Apps for Linux

    Hello everyone! What are some free, great GPU stress test apps for Linux? I'm looking for just GPU stress testing apps, no benchmarking ones.
  3. L

    [SOLVED] Upgrading graphics card toNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER

    SO my build is relatively new and I'm upgrading my graphics card from an Asus gt 1030 to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER I'm running two moniters one dvi and one hdmi as soon as I installed the new graphics card I start to get screen flashes(the screen turns black and then comes back on briefly...
  4. B

    Question Screen shuts down during game play while PC is still running ???

    Hi, so my PC issues have been really bad this month and I'm not sure what the root problem is. Every time I open up a game, not even 5 minutes into it, my monitor will go into standby mode saying no signal and I could hear the background noise but it sounds really staticky and weird. I can't do...
  5. 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...
  6. TheUltraMarine

    Question With the prices of GPU's hiking to astounding heights, what's a decent card that would go with a Ryzen 5 3600 under $400?

    Even if you've been paying little attention to the entirety of the PC building world, it'd be no secret that the prices of graphics cards over the last couple of months have soared to monstrous heights due to cryptocurrency miners and scalpers. $400+ for a 1050 TI?! That's insane! I've been...
  7. S

    Question New Graphics card advice

    Hi all, newbie here so be kind. I'm looking for a Graphics card for my sons PC, I've upgraded so he's now the 'proud' owner of my old rig, which is: 8 year old i5-3570k overclocked 16gb ram SSD and HDD Windows 10 I never gamed so just used the onboard graphics He wants to game originally...
  8. A

    Question Gpu disconnects after less than an hour of usage

    hello! i've been facing a problem with my graphics card where after less than an hour of usage the gpu suddenly disconnects, this problem has been plaguing me for months with no any solution, the gpu has worked for me flawlessly for more than a year, but for no reason it started to work for 30-...
  9. georgecantbuildapc

    [SOLVED] GTX 1650 VS GTX 1650 SUPER (Features)

    I usually play CS:GO with my GT 1030, and I want to start playing Warzone and Apex with an upgrade, I was originally going to upgrade to the GTX 1650 Super, however this card is out of stock EVERYWHERE! Would buying the GTX 1650 with Turing features be a massive downgrade in terms of the games I...
  10. D

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 9 3900x CPU - will I need a graphics card to run bios setup? does this use integrated graphics card? I have a Rog Strix E X570 Motherboard

    Ryzen 9 3900x CPU - will I need a graphics card to run bios setup? does this use an integrated graphics card? I have a Rog Strix E X570 Motherboard. I have had problems with a black screen on a new build. I downloaded new bios and it loaded but still a black screen. I have no GPU apart from the...
  11. F

    [SOLVED] Selling GPU with potential problems

    I've recently upgraded from a GTX 970 to a RX 5600 and I am looking to sell my old graphics card to get a little bit of money to buy a digital piano, but I am concerned about a potential problem and I am not the type of person to try to rip someone off. I've owned the GTX 970 since 2016 and it...
  12. 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...
  13. T

    [SOLVED] how do i change which graphics card is the power saving card.

    I have a dedicated graphics card, and an integrated one. I've already enabled the integrated gpu in the bios and device manager recognizes it. Now i want a specific app to use this integrated gpu instead of the dedicated one. So i went to display settings - graphics settings - graphics...
  14. H

    [SOLVED] Compatible GPUs for Dell Optiplex GX620?

    Hello, the pc is a Dell Optiplex gx620 Pentium 4, with 1gb ram, 3,0ghz, it has one pci slot, what graphic card could be suitable for this pc, what could be the lowest performance graphics card for this and the highest performance graphics card? This link...
  15. joanii

    [SOLVED] Keyboard not responding when booting w/ new GPU

    Hi! I'm a complete novice when it comes to PC building, but thought I'd try and revamp my family's old 2012 PC by installing a new GPU. It's an HP Pavilion p7-1167c Desktop PC with Core i5 2400 Processor 300 W PSU (new) GeForce GTX 1650 GPU (built in) Intel HD Graphics 2000 Windows 7...
  16. LucaFire

    [SOLVED] Building Portable PC in Elite 110 Case - Any Recommendations?

    Hi guys! I have experience building a few PCs, but they were all in normal mid/full-tower cases. I want to build a more portable PC (that I can also use in smaller, less spacious areas) which means I also have to build in more compact spaces - something I've never really done. PCPartPicker...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] Dual Pentium III graphics upgrade

    Hi everyone, I have an oppertunity to pick up a IBM eServer xSeries 200 for cheap. It has dual Pentium III's at 1ghz with 1gb of ram and 3x36 10k rmp SCSI drives. The only problem is it doesn't have an agp slot, it only has pci slots. I want to put a decent pci gpu in it, such as the gt 610, but...
  18. P

    [SOLVED] Will DP to VGA Adapter work propperly?

    Hello. I have a little problem. My GPU (GTX 1660 S) has output of only HDMI and DISPLAY PORT, but my monitor is VGA. So I decided to buy and adapter from DP to VGA. So the adapter's DP version is 1.1a, but my GPU's DP version is 1.4 . So is that not a problem ? Sorry for bad English :D
  19. C

    Question Dell 9020 mini tower?

    I have a dell 9020 mini tower and I'm thinking about upgrading the graphics card and 290 watt power supply. I know I need a 24 Pin to 8 Pin Adapter for a bigger psu. What are some good power supplies that I could place in the case? <----Only ones that have sata power cables on them) Also what...
  20. rounakr94

    Question GPU heatsink turning bluish from heat (maybe)

    My brand new gpu heatsink is turning bluish like the metals when they are heated and they turn a rainbow colour. Is this normal by any chance? Temps look okay to me while gaming.
  21. [SOLVED] Is my new Rtx 2080 super broken?

    Hey guys, yesterday I just got my new Aorus rtx 2080 super 8Gb and just now I noticed sth weird (according to images of the gpu) (and I know you will tell me to try it first but it's a new build and it's not gonna finish soon unfortunately) In the image below you can notice all the pins are same...
  22. OrdJk

    [SOLVED] How does the gtx 1080ti stack up in 2020 ?

    Considering the release of the RTX lineup and new amd cards , how does the gtx 1080ti compare to these cards ? Is it still worth buying in 2020?
  23. Aziren2021

    Question Where can I get Bulk CPU'S?

    So as the name suggests I am looking for where i can buy Bulk processors, current generation rather than older ones, for a bulk price, For example companies who pre-build systems, do they go straight to the company or instead a Wholesale company? If so, does anyone know of where I can find a...
  24. N

    [SOLVED] Dell 9010 Business PC MT Tower

    I'm looking to buy this computer I'm wondering what 4gb graphics card would work for it? I've seen some $80-$100 graphics card on Amazon but I don't know what I'm doing lol
  25. D

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Yoga 720 Compatible Graphics Cards?

    Hello, the Lenovo support for some reason can't give any technical information and directed me to a third-party repair shop to get this information but to me that is very weird So I am here to get the information instead. The Lenovo Yoga 720 that I have has integrated graphics that it uses...
  26. pritamthegamer

    [SOLVED] What is the best 650 Watt PSU in different section?

    Firstly let me give you my hardware setup. Processor: Intel i5-6500 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-DS2 RAM: Corsair 2400 MHz, 8GB Graphics Card: Zotac GTX 960, 4GB Normal Version 2 CPU Fans (Cooler Master) Normal HDD: WD 1 TB Green Now, I had a corsair 650 watt PSU vs650 installed which is...
  27. PapaPablo

    [SOLVED] Good GPUs with no required external power supply

    What are some good Graphics Cards that don't require any external power supply? I'm using a prebuilt PC by the way. And the case is a bit on the smaller side so it would have to be able to fit in it. Specs: Dell Inspiron 3668 Intel i3-7100 with 51 Watt TDP Intel HD Graphics 630 (Integrated) 1TB...
  28. S

    [SOLVED] Clock Speeds of Graphics Cards(How to choose Parts)

    I'm trying to decide what graphics card i should buy for my new build ( Second ever. first was like 10 years ago and i followed someone else's part list which i don't what to do again as it was lacking for what i need. ), i checked out a few guide videos, one of the key things i understood was...
  29. Devileyes

    [SOLVED] Which system do you think is better or more futureproof

    Hi, so i am helping a friend of mine build his first PC. He's on a tight budget so this is the build i could come up with: However, we've also found this on bestbuy...
  30. [SOLVED] 960 SLI problems.

    Both GPU's are connected to the PC, as well as they're both shown in Device Manager. Although one of the GPU's is hidden, as well as it says it's "Not connected" when it most definitely is. I've re-seated the cards multiple times, flipped the cards between slots, played with the SLI bridge...
  31. D

    [SOLVED] Will All This Fit In The SG 13?

    I assembled this list of parts on PCPartPicker and I really would like to use the SG 13 for it but PCPartPicker seems to think they won't fit. I've compared the parts and their dimensions to Silverstone's SG 13 description and can't find any reason why they wouldn't fit. I don't want to start...
  32. johnx125

    [SOLVED] Grahpics card problem/crash while gaming

    Hello everyone, I've been dealing with two very annoying problems for the last two months.. when playing games sometimes the screen either looses signal and the gpu fans speed up to 100% or the pc crashes and the screen shows one random color with lines.. This (color with lines) also happened...
  33. Z

    [SOLVED] Is my CPU damaged?

    When I press the power button my whole pc starts running but I don't get a display or a post. Does this mean my CPU is damaged? I am also considering it is a graphics card problem, since one of the lights on the graphics card turns red when I turn it on. I have reseated my ram, but I don't get a...
  34. W

    Question MSI Trio RTX 2080 TI Acting Strange

    Iv'e had this GPU since August and had no issues with cooling. It lives on the wall in my living room in an open style case, Avg room temp 71. Two nights ago I noticed the card getting very loud while playing Monster Hunter World and Borderlands 3 but not Destiny 2. I'm running all the games at...
  35. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] 1070 not performing up to the mark

    I recently changed my 1060 3gb to a 1070 but my performance number didn't increase that much. It still nearly the same. Just a 5-10% increase. I didn't change my CPU though and its still the old 2400G. So what can the issue be here? I am on all latest drivers and Windows Updates.
  36. hi2011090536

    [SOLVED] GPU wont output video (Lights up but no video. Fans dont spin either)

    I just purchased a used MSI GTX 970 4GB for a budget PC I am putting together as a Christmas gift. I tried to test it in my current system, but it wont output any video, nor will it show up anywhere on Windows when I use Integrated Graphics. It has an 8pin and a 6pin. I currently am only using...
  37. A


    Hello guys! So i have GT 1030 and i think its time for me to upgrade. My budget is like 130 Euro. Power supply 500W So yeah, i just dont know to what gpu i should upgrade.
  38. J

    [SOLVED] Upgrading from a 680

    looking to upgrade my old ass card to something a bit more relevant. So far I have my eyes on the gtx 1660 super ($320), the gtx 1660 ti oc ($320), and the rx VEGA 56 ($330). All three are on sale and are similarly priced as you can see. I live in Canada so all prices are in CAD for those...
  39. G

    [SOLVED] Compatibility w/ new graphics card

    Will an Asus M4A78-E mobo with an AMD Phenom II, 64 bit, quad core, 3.0ghz (unlocked) be compatible with a Sapphire Radeon Rx 580 8gb. There is room for it and I am running a 750 watt Antec psu. Thanks
  40. I

    [SOLVED] GPU upgrade or CPU upgrade

    I am currently in between getting a new motherboard and CPU this consisting of a i7 8700k and some z370 motherboard, or keeping my current i7 6700k and AsRock z270 taichi and upgrading my GTX 1060 6gb to a RTX 2070 super. Also i will end up getting a NZXT kraken AIO cooler if i do choose to get...