GTX 1080

Forum discussion tagged with GTX 1080.
  1. albn99

    Question 4K monitor and GTX 1080, viable?

    I am looking to buy a 4K monitor, but I am reluctant because my setup is rather old. I have an i7 8700k and a GTX 1080. I am not sure if 4k is a viable option. Since there's so many options out there, am I just wasting my money? The monitor I am looking at is this, but has a 60Hz refresh rate...
  2. B

    [SOLVED] HELP! System underperforming! High end PC only 90 FPS on BF1 - Gtx 1080

    Help! System: Win 10 Pro 64 bit CPU - I7-6700k @ 4.00GHz RAM – 32GB mixed @ 3142 MHz MOTHERBOARD - Asus Z170-A GPU – Zotac Gtx 1080 AMP 8GB Storage – Windows on 500GB Cricual SSD and games on WD SATA 3 HDD So I feel like my GPU is super underperforming. I initially had a R9 290x which was...
  3. R

    Question Can the moterboard and Storeage affect my GAME fps from 45-60 to 12-22

    Hi so guess I will start with my Original PC Configuration CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 (no OC) GPU: Zotac GTX 1080 mini (no OC) Motherboard: Asus B350-F Strix Edition Ram: Gskill 16GB =2 x8 (F4-2400c16D-16GFX) M.2 NVME: Silicon Power 1TB HDD: 2TB Seagate Baracuda (ST2000DM006) Components failed...
  4. E

    Question GPU Utilization never above 40%

    My system consists of an i5 4690K at 4.3GHz and a GTX 1080 FTW 2, 16GB ram All around a very fast system, but in battlefield 4 I do notice that my GPU utilization never goes past %40 and that's even a stretch. CPU sits at 100% the whole time Any Ideas? I can't imagine a 1080 bottlenecks an i5...
  5. L

    Question Worse performance in Minecraft after GPU upgrade

    I recently upgraded from a GTX 1080 SC to a EVGA RTX 3090 FTW3. All my other components have stayed the same since the upgrade (I have an i9-9900k) but I've noticed a significant drop in performance in Minecraft of all games. I have no explaination as to why this happens which is kind of why I'm...
  6. E

    [SOLVED] What killed the Graphics card?

    Hello everyone, this post is gonna be a bit long so I'd like to start with listing out the computer specifications out. MSI B85M Micro-ATX Motherboard 16Gb DDR3 1600Mhz RAM 850 Watts Thermaltake Bronze P.S.U I7 4770S (4 cores - 8 threads CPU at 3.1Ghz - 3.9Ghz) GTX ASUS Turbo 1080 (Failing)...
  7. C

    [SOLVED] GeForce GTX 1080 SEA HAWK X compatibility with Freesync Premium monitor MSI Optix MAG274R

    Hi everyone. I would like to know, if you have any reliable experience with the uper mentioned GPU and the Monitor. I have a plan to buy this older GPU, beacuse currently there are no other options, and it is relativly cheap. But as you can see I have a Freesync Premium monitor MSI Optix...
  8. N

    Question I opened chrome and my display started flashing.

    I am on a Asus 1080 Strix... had it for a few years now been working perfect. Driver version 456.71. I opened up chrome and I heard the disconnect sound subsequently followed by a blank display... then a reconnect sound and my display came back. All back to normal. I checked event viewer which...
  9. ghozt67

    Question Repasting and Replacing thermal pad on Galax GTX 1080 exoc.

    Good day, I am planning to repaste my GALAX GTX 1080 EXOC SNPR and am asking for recommended brands of thermal paste as well as the appropriate thickness of thermal pads. I would love to see your inputs. Thanks in advance!
  10. stardewpersonas

    Question Graphics Card Stops Working After Sleep or Restart

    Current Build: Dell Prebuilt, Inspiron 5680 Intel 8700 GTX 1080 16 GB RAM So, a while ago, a friend gave me her old 1080 (originally had a 1060 3GB) after she updated her own rig. It took a bit of finagling but I eventually managed to get it working with my system with 0 problems afterwards...
  11. papada911

    [SOLVED] GPU is constantly maxing out when gaming

    Hi all, My mobo recently died, and I decided to use that opportunity to upgrade it and my CPU. Current specs are: i7-10700K @ 3.8GHz | MSI Z490 Gaming Carbon Wifi | Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR4-3000 | EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 SC | Samsung 850 EVO 500GB | Seagate BarraCuda 2TB | Corsair HX750i |...
  12. A

    Question PC Crashes After Logging In To Desktop GTX 1080 RGB Blinking White

    Please Help! I am having an issue where, upon logging into windows, my monitor goes black, RBG for the mouse and keyboard turn off, and my GTX 1080 RBG lighting starts blinking between white and orange. I have had this build for 3 years now and never had any issues, and all of a sudden this...
  13. ananthakrishnan

    Question Im getting high temp in idle state?

    im using a gtx 1080 rog strix. I updated my bios for my asus prime x370 pro and after that im seeing that the gpu temp increased. Usually it stayed below 50 but now its at 50+ in idle and clock speed is also higher than normal. can someone help me out? :(
  14. [SOLVED] Cooling/component fans issues

    I'm about to organize a major computer cleaning and my warranties (except for the PSU) are about to expire. So I decided to tackle this issues that's been plaguing me for a while. Every time I use my computer, my fans make strange noises .... sometimes it sounds like a fly was cought between the...
  15. L

    Question How to sell a modded Gtx 1080 Founders Edition?

    I am considering upgrading to the new Rtx 3080 and I am just wondering how I would go about selling my current graphics card? My current graphics card is a gtx 1080 founders edition. I have overclocked the card and long story short I have installed a NZXT gpu bracket with a 120mm AIO. I am...
  16. SpaceBunkerz

    Question what graphics card is compatible with my motherboard?

    I bought this pre-built pc about 2 years ago and I'm thinking its time to upgrade the graphics card (currently have a gtx 1070) id like to upgrade to either a 1080 or 2080 I know how to install it and I have the funds for it but the only thing I'm worried about is the compatibility with my...
  17. J

    [SOLVED] Video output becomes faulty after installing GPU drivers. What is the source of the problem?

    Hello, a couple of months ago I had assembled my first PC and everything was running great until recently where my video output would produce some abnormalities. It was a few days ago while I was playing a game when I started to get visual artifacts that covered both of the monitors I had...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] GTX 1080 having problems

    Specs: GTX 1080 Core i7 6700t 16gb ddr4 ram 800watt psu Problem: I am trying to play Warzone and no matter what, the only way i can get almost 60 fps is by putting everything to the lowest settings possible. Even then, i get around 55-65 fps. When i look in the control panel, my gpu will be...
  19. Jperkins98

    [SOLVED] GTX 1080 clock speeds fluctuating alot, is this normal?

    My cards clock speeds are fluctuating a lot in idle, yesterday the speeds were stuck at base clock, so i uninstalled drivers and reinstalled, seems to of fixed that but now it fluctuates like crazy, it will stay low for like 5-15 mins but then start going up and down again. here is a picture of...
  20. S

    Question Nvidia driver crashing Windows?

    I cannot use Nvidia driver. its asus 1080 (not Ti) on a ryzen 2600x system with g skill memory. Everytime i load windows onto my ssd if I dont disable the nvidia driver i cant use os plz help. I have to use Microsoft basic display driver. im rlly high right now, basically what happens when i...