gtx 970

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  1. octaゼ永あ

    [SOLVED] Graphics Card Disconnects for half a second and Reconnects.

    Hi! I'll start showing my PC hardware, in case you guys can see the problem there. -CPU: Ryzen 5 1600AF -GPU: GTX 970 MSI Gaming (OVERCLOCKED) 160+ Core Clock, 500+ Memory Clock -Motherboard: Asrock B450M Hdv -Ram: (2x8) 16GB Oloy Warhawk 3200mhz -PSU: Thermaltake Smart 500W 80Plus -SSD...
  2. M

    Question Dual GTX 970 vs New GPU

    We all know GPU prices are ridiculous. I already have an old 970 on my rig and recently upgraded CPU's. I am wanting to upgrade my GPU but the prices are the only thing holding me back. It would honestly be cheaper for me to buy another 970 and SLI bridge to run dual GPUs than it would be to...
  3. ChillAxis

    Question EVGA 970 won't boot normally ?

    Starting off, I've posted about this before but new problems have arisen. the card was purchased as broken ( https://www.ebay.com/itm/373724033649?ViewItem=&item=373724033649&nma=true&si=2U3AvStmceGGbbEwqwoDTTv%2Bce8%3D&orig_cvip=true&nordt=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557 ), but I believed...
  4. V

    Question Looking for some feedback/opinions on a computer I'm wanting to upgrade/build to

    I know you guys here are miles ahead of me in this stuff, so I know coming here and asking is probably well worth it given the feedback/expertise of users here! So I'll make it short: trying to upgrade a very out-of-date, mid or lower range, pre-built Acer/Aspire/i3/etc. type low-grade PC...
  5. F

    Question MSI GTX 970 Gaming 4G high temperature?

    I verified that the temperature of my 7 years old GPU at rest (using only chrome) is always 58°/59° and that its fans turn on for a couple of seconds and then turn off (I read that this should be normal routine). My room temperature is about 28° and the PC is well positioned and ventilated. I...
  6. C

    Question Gtx 970 upgrade

    Hi, I am wondering if it’s worth upgrading/possible for my pc. I mainly play games on my PlayStation but from time to time I play some pc games (in 1080p and 144hz if possible). I use my pc for video editing also! Is it possible to upgrade the graphics card, and what card would you recommend...
  7. mranimo

    Question 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?
  8. W

    Question Maxing out the old m6600

    Hello, I recently acquired a older dell m6600 for a decent price and was going to upgrade this thing to its limits. I plan on sticking with this model unless I can come across a 6700/6800 for a good price. Now I've heard of people getting hd 6xxx/7xxx/8xxx and r9 2xx graphics chips to work with...
  9. Breaking431

    Question Call of duty warzone fps !

    Hey guys i dont know if its my pc or not but i will tell u whats wrong Cod warzone is running at 60fps while running or shooting , 68 while walking , with a bad graphics settings , i put everything on low as possible , also anti aliasing off , and the most important is render scale or render...
  10. R

    Question Will MSI NVIDIA GTX 970 run in Dell Optiplex 7040 Mini Tower?

    My PC kicked the bucket, and I'm replacing it with something as close to the same specs as I can find. I don't know which motherboard the Optiplex 7040 Mini Tower uses, so I need a little help determining if the MSI NVIDIA GTX 970 will work with this new PC. I know the stock PSU will be...
  11. tek3195

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to run GTX 970 without power cables ?

    I have a new build that I want to power up but do not have the PCI-E power cables. It has a MSI GTX 970 with 1x6-pin and 1x6+2-pin. I just received Rosewill's third attempt to send the correct cables and again they are keyed wrong and won't plug into the power supply. I am not looking at running...
  12. G

    Question GTX 970 suddenly causing failure to boot?

    I have an ASUS Prime X470-Pro motherboard with a Ryzen 5 3600. This PC is used mostly as an emulation and streaming box by the kids. It has an EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB FTW edition in it and up until a couple of weeks ago had been working just fine. No crashes no hiccups. This is no longer...
  13. tdelong.ori

    Question GPU Upgrade Ideas?

    Hi Everyone, I am relatively new to building PCs/PC gaming and I want to upgrade my GPU but I am a little overwhelmed with all the options. I was hoping someone might have some recommendations based off my rig. I'm not trying to spend more than $700-$800, but I am open to any suggestions as...
  14. A

    Question Help Troubleshooting PC that won’t boot. GPU fried??

    Hi all, I know there are some similar discussions(which I’ve read) to this post. So apologies for that, just wanted to get some extra input on my situation in case anyway had some tips I had not thought of. About a month or two ago, my pc(5+ year old build) finally kicked the bucket during use...
  15. C

    [SOLVED] Replaced GPU for losing signal, issue still occuring

    I purchased my son a pc a couple years back and put in a graphics card for some basic PC gaming. Back in October or so, my son was using my old R9 290 video card and the card was causing the pc to reboot, which seemed related to one of the fans falling off and the GPU over heating. I purchased...
  16. C

    Question GTX 970 not working in new build

    Alright so never really posted on a forum before but I seem to be out of my depth on this one... I recently had an issue with my old pc build that prompted me to upgrade some pieces my GPU was not one of these pieces as it was working great previously. New pieces are as listed. Mobo: Asus...
  17. MarkB94

    Question System reboots while gaming unless I underclock my GPU

    My computer has been automatically restarting while I've been gaming but only on 2 games, Star Citizen and Escape from Tarkov. On Star Citizen it can restart at any time but mostly occurring as soon as I load into the gameworld, I wasn't able to repeat it consistently and so couldn't accurately...
  18. C

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my current PC to handle 120+ fps

    Hi All, My current monitor has died which is a dell u2414h 24 inch 60hz monitor. I am going to buy the Dell S3220 32 inch 166 hz monitor. The question is with my current specs will I need to upgrade my parts? I play FPS games and would like to see smoother results. With low settings on...
  19. okjak808

    Question Gtx 970 to 980, or is this pointless?

    The market of GPU’s today is so screwed. 1050 non ti or ti versions being sold at least 150 dollars. 1060’s being sold 180 dollars or 200 even just for the 3gb version. 1070’s costing over 200 while the cheapest 250 dollars. I’m about to sell my 970 as someone on craigs wants to buy it for 80...
  20. B

    [SOLVED] I3 9100f or i3 10100f?

    Hi Guys, I want to buy a new processor and motherboard. So i was considering the 9100f and the 10100f and suitable motherboard. My main consideration is fps in gaming. But i have a few caveats. I own a gtx 970 and i wish to use it with the new system. I will buy 16gb of ram. 9100f is...
  21. L

    [SOLVED] Will my upcoming Graphics card be fine with this setup

    So i plan on upgrading my pretty old graphics card from ASUS GTX Strix 970 to an MSI RTX 3070 Ventus 2X OC for the long run and i don't plan on buying another GPU for like a long time. But i'm a bit worried that with my current setup there might be major problems such as bricking my CPU or...
  22. 9

    [SOLVED] 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...
  23. Tom Kennedx

    [SOLVED] 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...
  24. 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...
  25. Dendentric_cell

    [SOLVED] 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...
  26. S

    [SOLVED] 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...
  27. HarryGRGamer

    [SOLVED] 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...
  28. Lukeyexe

    [SOLVED] 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...
  29. P

    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...
  30. M

    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...
  31. A

    [SOLVED] 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...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. Vladuzzu

    [SOLVED] 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?
  35. V

    [SOLVED] 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.
  36. S

    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...
  37. 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...
  38. T

    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...
  39. 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...
  40. S

    [SOLVED] My System wont detect new MSI GTX 970

    Hello, 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 the new GTX 970 in the device manager. I tried out everything I could...