gtx 1060

Forum discussion tagged with gtx 1060.
  1. Kirbo Dio

    Question Fan spins but GPU is not detected ?

    I got a GTX 1060 and the fan spins but the card is not detected in Device Manager. How do i fix this?
  2. Jaiverson Payan

    Question gtx 1060 crashes showing solid color screen, without doing anything but it works correctly if I put it in furnmark

    Good, cordial greetings to the forum, since the weekend I am experiencing a crash with the asus gtx 1060 3 gb because no matter what I do on the desktop, it crashes showing a solid color (pink, light blue, green, lime green, white or veige), the strange thing is that when I pass the furnmark or...
  3. Y

    Question Downgrading GPU

    Hi all, My RTX 2080 super had issues so I've sent it to a lab for a check. This might take a week, so in the meanwhile I wanted to use my old GPU - GTX 1060 (6 GB). The steps I've made: Entered safe mode Ran DDU Turned off the PC Switched the GPUs (RTX 2080 super to GTX 1060) Entered safe mode...
  4. Hector_Lykos

    Question GPU Problem so specific I cannot even pinpoint what's wrong with it

    Hello everyone. I have had this problem with my gaming laptop's GPU for several months now but didn't have the time to do anything about it because of life matters. My laptop is an ASUS TUF Gaming FX505G with an i5-8th gen CPU and a GTX 1060 GPU. My GPU seems to be limiting its VRAM usage (or at...
  5. RajTheGeek

    Question Is 550W Power supply decent enough to run RTX 2060??

    I was using GTX 1060 used card. Then it stopped working. So I'm planning to buy a new gpu probably RTX 2060. In specs recommended psu is 500W and I have Corsair CX 550W psu. But I was wondering if it won't be too much for my PSU as I want my PC to be stable for long-term. Do I need to upgrade...
  6. D

    Question Games crashing after 2 minutes on Lenovo Y720

    After 2 minutes of gameplay, certain games crash. The game stops, the sound goes on and then black screen (sometimes with colorful artifacts) and then the game closes. This started happening out of thin air two days ago and I suspect that my GPU is dying. Is the GPU really dying or is there...
  7. desh09

    Question Stable FPS drop

    Hello everyone, a few days ago while playing (HITMAN 3) my pc had a massive fps loss, in certain areas the game was unplayable. Then it got back to a kinda acceptable level but remained a constant fps loss in many games. It happened from one day to another, I already had the latest drivers for 2...
  8. J

    Question What is a selling price for a used GTX 1060 6gb

    Hello people, I would like to sell my GTX 1060 6gb. What price can I sell it for? 150€? I'm looking forward to get some answers. Best, Jobjanusz
  9. J

    Question Best upgrade for GTX 1060

    Hello everybody, My second pc that I don't use that often (compared to my main pc) has a GTX 1060 6 gb. Alhtough i don't play that much on it. I still want to upgrade the GPU to get a better experience if I do play. What card is the best to replace my 1060? And if I sell my GTX 1060. How much...
  10. V

    Question GTX 1060 with older HW ?

    Hi, I got good offer to buying GTX 1060 to little upgrade my old PC (not a hard core gamer, so let's say CS:GO on 70 FPS would be great :) ) The main issue is that my other HW is pretty old this time, but I don't want to throw it away. My config MB - only PCI Express x16 slot v. 2.0 CPU -...
  11. R

    Question Upgrades for 144fps gaming

    Hi guys, I'm thinking of upgrading my pc specs to at least match 144fps gaming in most games but with my current spec I'm not really hitting those numbers unless/sometimes not even hitting 144 when I play on Low settings, What should I upgrade to? CPU: I5-4670k @3.7ghz GPU: Gtx 1060 6gb Ram...
  12. D

    [SOLVED] Low GPU usage in PUBG ?

    Hello i have an issue while playing PUBG. My system is: Ryzen 7 1700- 1060 3Gb- 16 RAM 2400mhz While im playing there is low framerate and my Gpu usage is so low (from 20% to 60%] so my frames are n ot even 70 at very lowsettings (it should be at least 100). I Have tried almost everything...
  13. B

    Question GTX 1060: Ridiculously low FPS and high render latency

    Hi, I have an Nvidia GTX 1060 in a Dell G5-5587 laptop. Intel Core i7 with 12 cores 32GB ram 1TB NVMe SSD as primary drive 2TB SATA drive as drive for my Steam Library I am getting (only for the last few weeks or so) getting a ridiculously low FPS and a ridiculously high render latency. I am...
  14. 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...
  15. DeadMiraii

    [SOLVED] 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...
  16. abdulrhman_jalal

    [SOLVED] 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...
  17. abdulrhman_jalal

    [SOLVED] 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...
  18. G

    [SOLVED] 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)?
  19. Bluepegasi

    [SOLVED] 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? ...
  20. mranimo

    [SOLVED] 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?
  21. haadkk

    [SOLVED] Best Driver for GTX 1060 on windows 10

    Best drivers for gtx 1060 for games and more fps best tested one?
  22. 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...
  23. 9

    [SOLVED] 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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.
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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?
  31. 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.
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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
  36. 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 :) !
  37. 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...
  38. 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?
  39. 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...
  40. 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?