gtx 1660 super

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  1. N

    Question GTX 1660 Super shows low gpu usage sometimes ?

    Hello, I have problem about my GPU usage. When i just open some game and there are not a lot of effects and textures i can get good fps and about 90%+ gpu usage, but when there is some action, my gpu usage goes to 50% so does my fps goes around 40 and its laggy. I have good power plan, settings...
  2. Moth254KF

    Question A 1660 Super can fit in a B85M-DS3H-A?

    Hi, this is a odd question to ask, because the motherboard has PCIE 3.0, but... A graphics card will fit and conected correctly in this motherboard? Because the place where is the ram is so close to the PICE so I don't know for sue it will fit correclty (asking because I am upgrading my old pc)
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    Question burning smell from PC

    Hi, I recently upgraded from an older i5 4460 + GTX 1050 to a i5 10400 + 1660 super. A few days ago, I noticed a burning smell one night while playing flight simulator, so I immideately shut the PC down. I then opened the case, and ran flight simulator multiple times to stress the hardware and...
  4. Kid I3uu

    Question GTX 1660 Super causes entire system graphics output to be black, any ideas why?

    Hey everyone, I recently got an SSD for the first time (I've been on HDDs for my whole life and wow. The difference is unreal!), and I installed it all (had some issues with booting until I updated the BIOS) well. However, after installing the SSD, when I tried installing my GPU, it doesn't...
  5. K

    Question GTX 1660 Super OC or RX 5600 XT or RTX 2060 for gaming?

    Hi! I'm going to build my first budget gamer pc and I want to keep it's cost low but I'm not sure about which video card should I choose that is future proof and worth the deal. What I'd like is a setup that could run games for the next 4-5 years at 1080p and at least Medium settings 40-60fps...
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    Question For streaming, Ryzen 5 3600 or a Ryzen 3 3100 with a 1660 Super?

    I'm aware that the GTX 1660 Super has NVENC technology, so I'm wondering if streaming would be fine with a Ryzen 3 3100. I'm trying to save as much money as possible, so if it would work just the same as the 3600 then I'd like to use the 3100.
  7. AnderazerX

    Question Low fps and gpu usage in Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War with the recommended specs

    I just downloaded the Call of Duty Cold War beta yesterday and I have been having fps problems ever since. The gpu usage is usually only around 30-50% and the fps won't go over 50. I've tried reinstalling the game, updating my drivers, and even changing the graphics settings to the lowest...
  8. kappasushiii

    Question I right now a bad time to upgrade my gpu?

    Hey, so I'm planning to upgrade my computer soon cuz Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner, as of right now I have a gtx 660 and I'm in desperate need of an upgrade as I basically can't run any games at lowest settings and get stable framerates, I've been looking into a gtx...
  9. 0verVoid

    Question Stuck in black screen after installing new GPU can anyone help?

    So every time I put in my new GPU (GTX 1660 Super) I get stuck in my Bios splash screen and cant do anything almost like it froze and then it just sends me to a black screen after a minute or so and every so often I get a beep from my pc. Is there any way I can fix this? I have an old pc and im...
  10. 13@iza

    Question My monitor won't stop cutting in and out when set to 165hz

    My graphic card drivers are all up to date and whenever I switch to 165hz from windows settings the monitor goes black then normal over and over and doesn't stop. It seems like the monitor or computer can't handle it but the monitor advertised that it could and I build my first ever PC so it may...
  11. Question Best GTX 1660 Super cards?

    I'm thinking of getting a new GPU and have decided on the GTX 1660 Super and was possibly thinking about the Asus Tuf or Ventus since it's compact for my build. Do you guys know any brands that may not lack in performance, good cooling and compact? I've also been hearing that the VENTUS isn't...
  12. T

    [SOLVED] My Graphics Card seems to turn off after exiting a game.

    So I recently just built a new PC (specs below) and everything was running very smoothly for about 2 weeks. This morning however I was trying to play CSGO and my frames were capped to around 60fps and when trying to play COD MW Warzone they were capped at around 30 fps. I noticed that the lights...
  13. R

    [SOLVED] Upgrading from GDDR5 to GDDR5X or GDDR6 graphics cards

    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade my current graphics card (R9 380) to a GTX 1660 Super. R9 380 uses GDDR5 memory and the 1660S uses GDDR6. My question can I do this (will the change in memory have any affects that I should know about)?
  14. Z

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600x build for gaming/adobe suite

    Hello everyone, I´d love to hear some thoughts on my choice of components for some reasonably priced Ryzen 5 3600x build. Intended for gaming (1080p monitor, 244Hz) and occasional work in Adobe software (PS, Ai and InDesign mainly - no video editting) Does it look right to you? Something that...
  15. emaley

    [SOLVED] Do I need to upgrade my CPU?

    Hi there, this is my first time posting and I was wondering if you guys could help me out with a little bit of a hardware questions that I have. My PC specs are currently: CPU: i7-950 @ 3.07GHz (runs a little over that at times thought) 12 GB of ram MSI GTX 1660 Super 6 GB (I just bought this...
  16. M

    [SOLVED] Annoying Drop of Frames

    My Friend is new to PC Gaming with an I5 9400f & GTX 1660 SUPER, While playing his frames drop from 144 to 70~90 ( I know it's not a problem since it's 60+ ) but the game almost freezes during that time, it's frequent and it happens in all games. Note: It happens in offline + online so it's...
  17. H

    [SOLVED] i bought a gtx 1660 super, and don't see a drastic difference

    my old gpu was a gtx 1050 2gb specs: ryzen 5 2600 gtx 1660 super 6gb acer 18.5 inch, 1366x768 arctic blue 750w psu 8gb ddr4 ram i threw in the resolution and frankly unbranded power supply, as i believe they may play a factor in this...
  18. TheUltraMarine

    [SOLVED] The time has officially come, is this $1200(ish) setup good?

    How is it going everyone! After 4 years, after so many part lists I've posted on here and saving up money, the time has finally come to build my Gaming PC! This setup has the idea in mind that I won't have to change it for about the next 4-7 years (hopefully), I've included 5 fans, 3 for intake...
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    [SOLVED] is my pc good enough for an RTX 2060 OR GTX 1660 SUPER?

    I still didn't decide on which GPU Upgrade should I go for. I want to go either for an RTX 2060 OR GTX 1660 SUPER. With this upgrade, I am also planning on getting a new Power Supply (500W-600W) & More Ram (16-32GB). I Mostly want to know if my MOTHERBOARD & My Cooling is suited for an RTX 2060...
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    [SOLVED] Recommended Power Supply for a GTX 1660 Super?

    I am planning on upgrading my GPU and I want to know what power supply will be good for a GTX 1660 Super? I've read that the recommended PSU is 450W. CURRENT SPECS: CPU: i5-8400 2.8Ghz, CURRENT GPU: GTX 1050 TI, COOLER: Arctic Freezer 13 CPU Cooler, MOTHERBOARD: Gigabyte H370 HD3 LGA1151v2...