gtx 970

Forum discussion tagged with gtx 970.
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    Question PC won't power on with gpu plugged in and it keeps tripping my circuit breaker?

    Alright so I started having this problem with my pc around 3 days ago. I'll try to keep it short and simple.. My PC won't start up while I'm using my "main" gpu which is a gtx 970, Sometimes it also trips the breakers in my apartment (Breaker rating is 10A) and I also think that I can smell a...
  2. Tom Kennedx

    Question SOS, can't install graphics card drivers for my new GPU

    So the problem is, that in the device manager under display adapters, it shows that my GTX 970 - (Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43).) And I have yet to find a solution, every time i try to install 456.55 driver (I've tried a couple drivers), around 70...
  3. K

    Question FPS is terrible and games are almost unplayable.

    First off, I hope this is the right area to post this thread, if not, I apologize. I'm super confused and I don't know what could be the issue with my pc. I built this pc back in 2014-2015 and back then I thought it was pretty good build and figured it could keep up for quite a while and I...
  4. Dendentric_cell

    Question Is my Graphics Card fried

    Specs Core i5 3570 8gb ram ddr3 1600mhz Toshiba q pro SSD Toshiba HDD 500gb GTX 970 wind force g1 Corsair rm750 (new as a gift) Antec h20 620 soo cooler for cpu (seems like a overkill but hey it was 30 dollars and boxed new, I also know that this AIO came out years ago specifically 2011, but...
  5. K

    Question Black screen After Display Turns off due to inactivity but will not turn back on when i move the mouse/keyboard ONLY in SLI

    Hi all I have been running 2x MSI GTX 970 in SLI for good 6 months and had no issues at all. Once the summer started my room kept getting very hot so i decided that i will disable SLI and take one of the graphics card out for the summer to keep my room cooler. Now that summer is over i decided...
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    Question Black screen in windows, works in safe mode.

    I have a problem, one of ports in my gpu seems to not give signal, PC recognizes that the monitor is plugged in, nvidia driver also sees it, but screen is black. But when I launch the system in safe mode the port works correctly. So far I tried uninstalling drivers with DDU and installing them...
  7. HarryGRGamer

    Question Should I upgrade my CPU or GPU (I7-3770-GTX 970)

    Hey there! I'll try to keep this question short, I'm planning to upgrade my PC however I'm conflicted into two paths, and I don't know which to choose I've got an old case with usb 2.0 ports which I kind off want to replace at some point The game I'm looking forward to play is Cyberpunk 2077...
  8. Lukeyexe

    Question Should i upgrade cpu for gtx 970

    So i just upgrade from a gtx 760 to 970 and i kinda wanted to upgrade my dated cpu, i7 950. But my motherboard is only lga 1366 compatible so i kinda need some help to get a better cpu here are my specs GA-X58A-OC motherboard 8gb of ram gt 970 i7 950 3.06ghz cooler master psu 1000w WD Green...
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    Question PC reboots during driver installation

    I have an msi gtx970. It starts up with the pc, fans spin, led lights are on, and there's video output. I'm able to log into windows10. Everything looks fine until I try to install the drivers. When I launch the installation program it starts, but then halfway through the installation the pc...
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    Question Question about component name (DrMOS?)

    I'm trying to find the fault on my GTX 970 card and it seems that I have found at least one of the problems. There seems to be a DrMOS(?) that after plugging the power in is getting hot to the touch and anything else stays cool to the touch. The problem is that I cannot find this exact DrMOS's...
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    Question Will a 280HZ monitor be compatible with a GTX 970 graphics card?

    Hello everyone, I have a plan to buy a new monitor which will be the: Asus 25" gaming monitor TUF VG259QM However, I have some concerns regarding my pc specs, if it is compatible with my graphics card GTX 970 and that is why I want to hear some of your experience or opinions if this will be a...
  12. Question Display not detected until power cycle

    Hi, I have a GeForce GTX 970 and an EIZO ColorEdge CG243W, connected via DisplayPort. When I boot my Computer, the Display is not properly detected: Power-cycling the monitor or re-installing the driver fixes this issue until next boot: If I put the computer to hibernate and turn it on...
  13. MarkoTrpkov

    Question GTX 970 G1 Gaming burnt help (pictures)

    Two days ago there was heavy raining in my country my pc is always asleep and there was lost of electricity shutdown , so yesterday i tried to turn on my pc and it smelled burnt, so i deattached my gpu and everything is fine, I have 5year experience about soldering bga chips etc(working), so if...
  14. Vilnius1998

    Question No display output on startup despite windows noises

    For the past couple of weeks ive had to restart my computer multiple times to get the display to show. Now my computer does not show the display at startup at all. I've tried different monitors and no luck. Despite having no display output, windows does output audio and i can hear whenever new...
  15. Vladuzzu

    Question Pc Build r5 3600x

    I want to know if it is good for me to buy the nesxt parts: ryzen 5 3600x asus tuf b550(ATX), 16gb ram, a nzxt 510,rm 750w and i alrwady have a gtx 970 which i plan to upgrade soon, but my question is going to be compatible my gtx 970 with all of the other parts that i mentioned?
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    Question Why won't my PC turn on while gpu is connected?

    My PC shut off completely while playing a game. It only turns on now when the GPU isn't getting any power from the power supply. Tho the GPU fans are kicking on and off every few seconds. GTX 970.
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    Question Blackscreen+no BIOS after installing new GPU

    Hello, since my last question is still unanswered, I am trying my luck again. I recently bought a new graphics card for my build, but my system is not detecting it. If I plug in my Monitor directly into the GTX 970, I get no signal. If I plug in my Monitor into the onboard graphics, I dont see...
  18. ToastyFridge

    Question Low Fps gtx 970

    So I recently built a computer for my brothers birthday. It has my old gtx 970, and when that card was in my old system it used to run most games at much higher than 60fps. So I installed it in this computer and now games like skyrim and tf2 are running at 20-40 fps. The only thing I can think...
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    Question GTX 970 clock speed drops under load [video included]

    Hi all, I've ran into an issue recently with my Asus Strix GTX 970 where my GPU clock will seemingly throttle due to power under load, however the power consumption never goes above 60%. The clock will idle at full speed, and even revert back to full speed when I alt tab from a game. Only when...
  20. HarryGRGamer

    [SOLVED] is VR worth it with my specs or should I upgrade first?

    Hello. I'm thinking about buying a VR Headset I'm between buying a used Oculus CV1 from ebay or an Oculus Quest from Amazon. I'm wondering if I could run games alright with my specs that I have right now or if I should spend my saved money better on a new GPU or RAM, I've read that Oculus has...