gtx 1060

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  1. K

    Question GPU underperforming severely for no apparent reason

    Hello, I have no idea what to do or what could be happening. I have an EVGA GTX 1060 and all of a sudden it began to underperform, getting 13-20 fps less at most games from what it should get at 1080p. Also, it is random. Sometimes it could perform ok and just by rebooting the system...
  2. DeadMiraii

    Question flashing laptop gpu bios

    so i recently got an acer predator helios 300 with an intel core i7 8750h and a broken gtx 1060 6gb. upon further investigation the graphics card appears to be working, but 3 out of 6 gb of vram are completely fried due to a failed power inductor. could i flash the bios of the gpu for a 3gb...
  3. abdulrhman_jalal

    Question I'm really confused by this GTX 1060

    Hello there everyone! SPECS: CPU: i7 7700 GPU: GIGABYTE G1 GTX 1060 6GB MOBO: ASUS STRIX B250F RAM: KINGSTON 8x2 GB 2400mhz PSU: COUGAR 550W lately, I have been facing this weird problem as discussed here...
  4. abdulrhman_jalal

    Question Black screen

    Specs: CPU: i7 7700 GPU: GIGABYTE G1 GTX 1060 MOBO: ASUS STRIX B250F RAM: KINGSTON 8*2 GB 2400mhz PSU: COUGAR 550w The computer was working fine no problems, this happened after shipment sometimes the computer boots normally everything is detected and working, the GPU is working completely...
  5. G

    Question 1060 6gb or 1650

    what should i get ?upgrading from rx 460 4gb .A used 1060 6gb or new 1650 for 20000 inr (270 usd)?
  6. Bluepegasi

    Question Booting Problem with GTX 1060

    recently i saw a faulty gtx 1060 3gb in used market. The owner allowed me to inspect. The problem was the graphics card boot to windows and when opening a app the screen flickers and pc crashes. Sometimes it only boots to windows lock screen. Is there any hope fixing this graphics card? ...
  7. mranimo

    Question GTX 970 vs GTX 1060 3gb / which is the better?

    Which one is the better for gaming? I want to build a portable mini-itx lan gaming pc. The build is the following: Cooler Master H100 argb MSI H510i pro wifi i3-10105f 2x8gb ddr4 ram Evga b5 650w psu Which is the better at temps and speed?
  8. haadkk

    Question Best Driver for GTX 1060 on windows 10

    Best drivers for gtx 1060 for games and more fps best tested one?
  9. S

    [SOLVED] CPU Overclock Less FPS

    Hi. I have overclocked my CPU for a while now and I recently noticed my fps went down 50%. I have had my Ryzen 5 2600x set at 3.8 ghz at 1.1875 voltage. I tried increasing the cpu frequency and voltage, but the fps is still extremely low. Now, you may wonder why would I overclock my CPU if my...
  10. 9

    Question GPU detected but is not working

    Hi, I have recently bought MSI GeForce GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OCV1, 6GB GDDR5. It worked for a few days but then out of a sudden the screen went blank. Luckily I have another GPU so I could have tested everything: have tried reinstalling Windows with the other GPU (it is GTX 1060 too). Then I have...
  11. Vastery

    Question Black screen after installing nvidia drivers (GTX 1060)

    Im switching from rx 560 to an gtx 1060 and before removing my old gpu I uninstalled the drivers with ddu, after putting my new gpu in I vent straight to nvidias web site to download new drivers. Half way through the installation I heard the plug and unplug windows sound, after that my screen...
  12. A

    [SOLVED] Graphics Card fan sounds like it's about to explode ?

    So for the past week or so my graphics card has been persistently emitting a buzzing noise, however tonight the noise escalated from a buzzing to what I feel can accurately be described as a fan that is about to explode, all I can hear is grinding and the fan motor struggling to spin. The GPU is...
  13. A

    Question Gigabyte Z490 Gaming X <> i5 10400f: faulty CPU or lack of iGPU?

    Hi everyone! I just opened the following ticket with to get some official answers, but all things considered I might be more lucky over here I recently bought at Amazon a CPU, MB and memories to upgrade my current system (the CPU and MB were lot cheaper than average). And...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] GPU fan making buzzing sound

    So a few days ago, out of the blue my GPU began to make a buzzing sound whenever the computer was on. I have a GTX 1060 that is at this point only two or so years old so I don't think this is an issue of gradual wear and tear.
  15. elias.berglund

    Question GTX 1060 6GB Error codes / is it a dead card?

    So my GTX 1060 has recently stopped working properly and i dont know why, the device manager has been showing the error codes mainly 12, 43, 31 any clues? ive done alot of steps like uninstalling with ddu and something from a microsoft thing with the regedit. My specs CPU - i7 6700k GPU - EVGA...
  16. A

    [SOLVED] GPU fan making buzzing noise ?

    As of this morning something in my computer began to emit a buzzing sound. After a bit of troubleshooting I determined that the most likely cause the the GPU fan but I cannot figure out the cause of the issue. I built my computer only two years ago so I don't think gradual wear and tear could've...
  17. S

    [SOLVED] Planning on getting a 4k monitor. Will gtx 1060 and i5 7500 be enough?

    So lately I've really wanted to get a 4k monitor, however I'm unsure as to the performance which my hardware would provide. I don't plan on gaming on 4k, just some movies, browsing and day to day tasks. Will there be stutters?
  18. S

    [SOLVED] GPU Usage below 5%

    Specs: Intel i7-7700HQ, 16GB RAM, GTX 1060 with Max-Q design. So basically one day everything is fine, and the next day my GPU usage is below 10% or even 5%, needless to say, my games are performing badly. There's no overheating and I've updated my drivers.
  19. MaGistiK

    Question Whats going on with my card?

    CPU: Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80 GHz(6 CPUs) GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB Motherboard: PRIME Z370-A RAM: 16 GB PSU: 800W(I don't remember the name, can check) So, I bought a PC like a year ago. In the beginning, everything was going as expected until I got some crashes while playing World of...
  20. S

    [SOLVED] Frame stuttering issue.

    Hi yall. I've had this problem for about a year, and i've given up on the solution. UNTIL i noticed something. So the problem is that my mouse movements and general graphics output feels like it is microstuttering, causing my mouse movements to feel delayed and not fast and snappy like they...
  21. F

    [SOLVED] 1440p monitor, GTX 1060 6GB

    I am looking for a new monitor. I currently own GTX 1060 6GB and I use an old Samsung monitor(20", 1600x900), and the GPU serves my needs more than fine. I usually don't play very demanding games, apart from Escape from Tarkov, and I will probably try one of the new upcoming MMOs. My main...
  22. K

    [SOLVED] Is this PSU fit for overclocking?

    Heya, I'm wondering whether this Cougar STE500 500W psu is fit for overclocking my gpu or cpu. I couldn't seem find any good documentation or reviews on it. Here is a link to the product page. Specs: GTX 1060 6GB Ryzen 5 3600 - Stock Cooler Team T-Force 16GB 3200MHz - Dual Channel MSI B450M
  23. V

    [SOLVED] Which Output Cable Should I Get?

    I have a GTX 1060 & right now I am using a very old DVI Cable. Which is the best output cable I could get for the GTX 1060 to be able to run 1080p 144hz as good as possible? ( Monitor --> Asus VG248QE 1080p 144hz ) Thanks :) !
  24. D

    [SOLVED] System Upgrade for RTX 3070

    Hey guys, I'm looking to upgrade my PC in order to optimally support the RTX 3070 when it releases. Right now, I'm running off a GTX 1060 6GB, and figured an upgrade would be nice for some of the new titles coming out in the future (titles as in Cyberpunk 2077... I really only want to play...
  25. A

    Question My PC screen sometime turn into solid color (mostly white)

    When I was working with my computer or just playing games, my screen just suddenly turns to solid color. I can’t do anything except restart the pc my turning off the psu. Any help for this?
  26. V

    [SOLVED] Random BSoD on Ryzen 1600 even after changing mobo and power supply.

    PC Specs CPU: Ryzen 1600 Motherboard: Aorus B450 M GPU: GTX 1060 6GB RAM: Corsair Vengence 2400 2x8gb PSU: CoolerMaster 650 SSD: 240gb gigbyte HDD: 1 TB barracuda I previously had Gigabyte b450m ds3h, thought this was the problem and replaced it with B450M Aorus. Also had a gigabyte 450 PSU...
  27. Muamar Falujah

    [SOLVED] Can my power supply run GTX 1060?

    Hello, Im currently using EVGA 400 N1 PSU, and i'm going to upgrade my VGA to GTX 1060 My Specs Are I3-6100 Biostar H110MHV3 4GB 2x DDR3 SSD 120GB HDD 500GB x2 80mm Fan and 120mm Fan Is my PSU enough for GTX 1060?
  28. RedArrow544

    Question Getting EXTREMELY LOW FPS all of a sudden in games with GTX 1060 6GB

    Hi, I was getting normal Frames in Games up until yesterday, everything was fine, but now, when I booted up the PC Today, Got Literally Unplayable Frames like 16-20 fps, the first game I tried was Destroy All Humans!, and I tried other games too like Vanquish, was getting 100+ fps earlier but...
  29. callanrustad

    Question Upgrade Question For PC.

    Hi Everyone! I have $350 budget for upgrades on my build... what would you suggest i get. I am a video editor (using premiere and after effects) and currently my build has an i5-8400 stock cooler GTX 1060, 16gb DDR4 2666mhz (I know kinda slow), 500gb ssd, 1tb ssd, 2tb hdd. I have a pretty cheap...
  30. Gooselegs

    [SOLVED] No Video Output After Moving PC

    Hi everyone, I've been having an issue with my computer for a little over a year, and I finally decided to ask here after exhausting everything I could think of. I'm a student, so I move frequently, and often after moving my tower will no longer have any video output. In the past, I was able to...
  31. V

    [SOLVED] New PC build

    Hey, I'm planing to buy a new pc! First of all i would like to say that I will buy used parts from aliexpress, and my local market. And some things new from stores I live in Lithuania so there isn't much used amd Ryzen o intel 8+ gen deals going on. My budget is around 400 euro or 450 usd...
  32. KasperNeumann

    Question my monitor says no signal after moving my pc.

    After i came home from a friend with my pc it just said no signal and i have never had a problem with that before i use a displayport cable and have a nvdia gtx 1060 and my monitor is a acer predator XB240H. hopefully i can get some help here and sorry if my english and gramma is bad
  33. mranimo

    Question I have no antialiasing at all... (GTX 1060)

    I have an MSI Gaming X GTX1060 6gb and I don't have any antialiasing at all. Nor in games nor in Windows. It's very annoying and ugly. I have the newest nvidia drivers. I tried every options in the nv control panel and every settings at games but nothing changed at all. I tried to reinstall...
  34. mranimo

    [SOLVED] I want to upgrade from an FX processor

    Hi! I have an FX8300 processor and now I want an upgrade. Would be the Ryzen7 2700x a good performance jump from the previous CPU? In my country the Ryzen7 2700x only 130$. I have a MSI GTX1060 Gaming X. I already have a MSI x370 Gaming Plus motherboard for a new ryzen processor.
  35. mranimo

    [SOLVED] I need a new GPU for gaming.

    Hi! I'll replace my Asus directcu ii 290 oc video card. What would be the better GPU ? The MSI GTX 1060 6gb Gaming X (150$) or the MSI RX 480 8gb Gaming X (90$) ? I have the new i3-10320 processor and I need a good GPU for gaming (1080p 75Hz). Which is the better and why?
  36. Pasindu19re

    [SOLVED] Graphics card fans and light are working but no displays its works last day but not today

    I'm having a giagbyte gtx 1060 g1 graphic card it works fine last day without any problem but when I m going to turn it on today display is not turns on but PC is turns on graphic cards lights and fans are working before this issue fans are not worked untill it any graphical work or game is...
  37. B

    Question [Crashes\Loop] looping audio frozen screen crash on games [win 10, i7 6700 gtx 1060]

    Specs: ASUS Z170-E - Up to date BIOS version 3801 Intel i7 6700 3.4Ghz 8-core - Coolermaster Hyper EVO 212 air cooler MSI Geforce GTX 1060 6gb - Up to date driver ver. 445.75 16GB RAM 2133MHz (2 8gb DIMMS in slot A2 & B2 on mobo) Samsung 850 EVO in m.2 250GB capacity WD Caviar Black 2TB 7200RPM...
  38. imsoinneedofachange

    [SOLVED] GPU Temp Spiking into 80's and 90's

    Amidst all of the craziness going on I had to move my tower out of my dorm and back home. During the drive, the tower was knocked by other luggage in the car and fell on its side. Now, I am noticing frame drops of around 10FPS, very loud fans, and temps spiking into the 80's and 90's when trying...
  39. I

    Question GPU Usage problems

    Hi, I'm gonna (try to) keep this short while not leaving any details that might be useful. Basically, ever since I've got this PC, I have a problem with the usage of the GPU. At first, I thought it was because of the GPU itself, so I bought a new one (1060 3G), and, the problem is still present...
  40. A

    [SOLVED] Would this upgrade make a big difference?

    Hello, im planning on upgrading my PC, and have a little question. I currently have: I3 8350K, GTX 1050 TI. If i'd get GTX 1060 is it worth it and would it make a big difference? Thanks!