GTX 1080

Forum discussion tagged with GTX 1080.
  1. D

    Question Low fps with decent computer?

    Hi, My specs are, EVGA GeForce GTX 1080, 16gb memory, AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor, and my mother board is the MSI B350 PC MATE ATX AM4 Motherboard. I play rust occasionally and the game has become unplayable getting around 40 fps and crashing multiple times a day even when its...
  2. Gli1tchy

    Question What is wrong with my zotac GTX 1080 AMP!?

    So let me start with saying, I have an RTX card now, but a friend of mine who streams with a AMD Athlon hp pc needs a new system, so i plan on giving her the gpu to sell. The card acted real funny, nothing ive ever seen before. It would prevent boot because the mobo couldnt detect it, but this...
  3. z4gam3r

    Question Zotac GTX 1080 AMP!! Crashing and Freezing !!!

    Hello Everyone. Recently i had a problem with my GTX 1080 it's been 1 year and 6 months since i got the graphics card. The problem happend suddenly when i was playing a game, everything was fine until the game freezes and small red dots appeared on the screen, i was running msi afterburner and...
  4. ArYcEz

    Question (GTX 1080) Under 30% GPU usage GTA V

    I recently bought a GTX 1080, however when I tried to play GTA V I realized that my framerate wasn't much different from the card I upgraded from (GTX 970.) My GPU usage howevers anywhere from 10~% to 35~% but rarely goes above that. I turned all my graphics down but there seems to be no...
  5. M

    Question Unusually low gtx 1080 temps?

    So I have an ROG Strix GTX1080 A8G 11GBPS card and I have a strange problem with it. No matter the OC or the stress test I throw at it, the temps are always around 62-63c at max load. I have a 1440p 144Hz monitor and have all my settings to max when testing, the fans hardly make any sound. I use...
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    Question BFV lag even with 60FPS

    So this is really weird but, Even with 60FPS i can notice a lot of stutter in the game as if its dropping FPS and makes it unsmooth I have used fraps, MSI afterburner and even the origin in game frame rate system but , i have constant 60FPS and even everytime i stutter the framerate stays at...
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    Question Unigine Heaven shutting down GTX 1080 OC

    Hey guys, so I was trying to tweak my MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X little bit. However, the unigine heaven benchmark keeps shutting down in middle of benchmark (which means the clocks are unstable right?) But the thing is that the clocks aren't even that high, and I man not seeing any artifacts etc...
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    [SOLVED] 6 pin to 8 pin converter underpowering GPU?

    I am using a 6 pin to 8 pin converter to power my GTX 1080 (It has a single 8 pin connection on it) and my PSU doesn't have any 8 pin slots (Rocketfish 550w PSU). The GPU works fine, but one of my colleagues suggested that the converter might be causing the GPU to be underpowered. I'm not sure...
  9. J

    Question GTX 1080ti OR RTX 2070

    Hi! So im building a new gaming PC in the next couple weeks and im having a hard time choosing parts. I have 3 options. 1: Pairing a Ryzen 5 2600x with a GTX 1080ti 2: Pairing a Ryzen 5 2600x with an RTX 2070 3: Pairing a Ryzen 7 2700x with an RTX 2070 Remember that i will not stream or do over...
  10. mf2385

    Question Time to upgrade..Needing advice!

    My current rig as-is: Core i7-5820K 16GB DDR4 2133 EVGA GTX 690 4GB Cooler Master HAF 932 Case 256GB SSD OS 3TB External Storage I'm looking to upgrade to: Core i9-9900K 32GB DDR4 2133-2600 RTX 2070 8GB 1TB SSD (Games/Storage/Apps) 256GB SSD (OS) 3TB External (Storage) I'll give you guys...
  11. M

    Question GTX 1080 EVGA FTW2 vs MSI Gaming X

    Hello good people, I need your help and advice once again. I've taken the decision to upgrade to a GTX 1080 (currently having the MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X) due to how the prices on my local market have shifted lately. I've narrowed down my options to two specific offers - an EVGA FTW2 with its...
  12. C

    Question Power supply is really loud since getting new gpu

    hey everyone I recently got a new graphics card and the card in question is the asus gtx 1080 strix oc and I upgraded from a 1060 i started to notice that when i play games the power supply goes really loud and i know that its the power supply because i put my ear to the case and could hear that...
  13. SlagRat

    Question What Mobo would be best for my build?

    Just looking for some suggestions for my motherboard, similar to the "Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Ultra Gaming". A small surge fried the connector to the PSU. For the life of me I cannot find one in the UK, most sites will link me to Amazon or somewhere similar where it's out of stock, always. Unsure if...
  14. J

    Question Upgrading my gpu

    I have a ASUS H310M Plus MicroATX motherboard with intel core i7 8086k cpu 550 watts. Would i be able to upgrade to a GTX 1080 or RTX 2080 with those components? Would it fit and work well? I currently have a Rtx 2060 and am worried about the VRAM becoming an issue. Please help as im new to pc...
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    Question GPU Fans kick up to 100% after installing MSI Afterburner and can't change the speeds

    These days I've been having issues with my graphics card. I had a loose fan, and it was making a lot of noise. I opened the graphics card removed that fan, applied new thermal paste mounted everything back. Put the graphics card in and the first thing I notice when my PC finishes loading up...
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    Discussion Real Wattage measured by KILLAWATT device of a gaming system (4770k & GTX 1080)

    I often see inquiries regarding the power draw of a gaming rig. Here's the data I measured this morning by using a KILLAWATT device (TOTAL SYSTEM POWER CONSUMPTION NOT INCLUDING MONITOR): 1. SYSTEM SHUT OFF: 1.7 W/Hr (AKA Ghost power consumption) 2. SYSTEM LOADING WINDOWS: 100-130W 3. IDLE...
  17. C

    Question Gigabyte gtx 1080 aorus xtreme gaming 8gb problem

    My gtx 1080 aorus xtreme gaming 8gb not showing image on my monitor samsung 24' fs350 (not displaying any bios image or windows) black screen whole time I tried on another monitor and it worked perfectly. My pc Motherboard: gigabyte z170x gaming 3 Cpu: i5 7400 3.0 ghz Memory : hyperx fury 8gb...
  18. hyzzle

    Question cooling option for ASUS strix GTX 1080

    so I am running the i9-9900k on the maximus hero xi and i've noticed my 1080 is getting really hot, I have the Kraken G12 GPU mounting bracket and the Corsair H55 pro AIO water cooler, but I can't find the retention brackets. I am wondering if there is an air cooler for this gpu?
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    Question CPU running at 100% suddenly

    My PC was perfectly fine up until a few days ago. At most, my GPU was running at 40%, and maybe my CPU at 80% if I had multiple extremely heavy loads running, such as games, several windows with dozens of tabs, discord, steam, etc. Now, lighter loads, and even chrome by itself, is eating up...
  20. W

    Question i7 8700k----£350-- worth it?

    hi, so recently upgraded to a gtx 1080 but its time to get rid of my i7 2600k and upgrade cpu, i7 8700k is currently £350 on new egg+ £100 for new mobo also, is this worth it, or would i be better saving money and going for the ryzen 2700x, i already have a corsair liquid cpu cooler. i will...