Ray Tracing

Forum discussion tagged with Ray Tracing.
  1. SnakeHelahs

    [SOLVED] Can we talk about the 3070 RTX and 8GB of VRAM for 3440x1440 res gaming in 2020?

    Hello! I am specifically looking for information and opinions from people who monitor VRAM usage in 2020 titles... Preferably on Ultrawide 3440x1440 resolution. Would you say the 8GB offered on the 3070 is enough for 1440p Ultrawide gaming going forward? I have a 3440x1440 monitor, which is...
  2. HardAsARockie

    Question CPU Usage at 100%, GPU Usage at 50% - Cyberpunk 2077

    Hello. I have an EVGA RTX 3080 coupled with an Intel i7-8700K processor. My average FPS in Cyberpunk 2077 is 65FPS, but I'm noticing that my CPU is taking the hit here. As said in the title, I checked through a recording of task manager through OBS that my CPU usage is hitting 95-100% while my...
  3. P

    Question Weird sounds when my RTX 2060 fans turn on?

    Video footage: https://drive.google.com/file/d/10wOL5hS2xB7B4bmIfMSD5UsrrQGNp_aj/view?usp=sharing So I recently bought this 1 year old RTX 2060 from Ebay and once I turned it on to launch some less power consuming games, I was quite happy with the FPS difference compared to my RX 480 8Gb. Then...
  4. Pijmzhchus

    Question Will I regret buying RTX 2070 now? ?

    I just bought used RTX 2070 for 290€. Will I regret doing this? I'm asking this because used GPUs are expected to drop in price after the release of RTX 3060 and the release of Big Navi from AMD. I was scouting for about a month to get a somewhat decent price for the RTX 2070. Was it a good...
  5. M

    [SOLVED] Should I build a PC with RTX 2060 for Cyberpunk or wait for the RTX 3060 ?

    I'm gonna be straight forward as much as possible. Okay so, guys I've just started YouTube and I have 124 (actually 24) subs. The 100 subs was from my previous Pentium 4 low end pc channel sooo.... Yeah I don't have a lot of subs to actually watch my videos. My current PC : Pentium G3220 (2C/2T)...
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    [SOLVED] RTX 2060 vs GTX 1660 - Adobe Premiere Pro

    I see that the ray tracing cores on the RTX 2060 can add more realistic lighting at faster speeds in games, but do those RT cores have any benefit in 2D video editing/rendering in Premiere? Will there be a noticeable difference in render times if I go with the GTX 1660 instead of the RTX 2060...
  7. TheTuskii

    [SOLVED] PC Upgrade Path

    Hello whoever's reading this! Back a few years I built my very first pc, I used a Pentium G4620, Zotac mini GTX 1050, a 500W Cert. PSU, a b250m motherboard, 16gb of DDR4 and a common WD blue 1TB HHD. Since then I have upgraded my mother board to a Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon...
  8. el bojo loco

    [SOLVED] CPU bottlenecking RTX 2080S? (ray-tracing, 1440p@165hz)

    Hi, I recently upgraded my GTX 970 to an RTX 2080 Super, with that I also upgraded my main display from 1080p@60hz to 1440p@144hz (165hz OC). My CPU is the i5-8400, with a Dark Rock 4 cooler to support a planned future CPU upgrade. So with my new beefy GPU I decided to try Battlefield V with...
  9. C

    [SOLVED] Help me choose which graphics card I should get.

    I have asked this question before, but this time a want your actual opinion on which one I should buy and not just comparison websites. I am deciding between the ASUS ROG Stix OC and the ASUS ROG Matrix card. The matrix card is about 300 dollars more than the Strix OC on average. However, the...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] What to Buy?

    Hello everyone on the forum, I have a question for all of the NVIDIA crowds out there. I am looking into getting a new graphics card for my gaming PC I built earlier this year. I need to know how the experience has been with Ray-Tracing. I'm looking at getting an RTX 2060 or 2060 SUPER or even...
  11. T

    [SOLVED] Rtx 2060 super or 2070 for ray traycing?

    Hello, Im planning to buy a new gpu that I'll be using to play games with ray traycing, and my question is: should I buy new rtx 2060 super? (zotac mini,pny dual fan, palit dual) or used 2070 (palit dual)for similar price? I see that rtx 2070 has a bit more rt cores and is overall a tiny bit...
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    Question can this setup handle ray tracing on 1080p/60fps?

    gtx 1070 founders edition i7 7700k 16gb ddr4 ram (all stock numbers)
  13. News Nvidia Delivers Ray Tracing Driver for Previous-Gen Pascal Cards, New Demos

    Nvidia has released a driver that enables ray tracing for its previous-generation Pascal cards, along with new demos and some benchmarks. Read more here. Matt Safford @islandwalker Matt Safford is Tom's Hardware's Managing Editor. When not writing about tech, he is often walking—through the...
  14. LordMikeus

    [SOLVED] Suitable Motherboard and Heatsink for an i7 8700?

    I currently have a Z270-Gaming K3 Motherboard which seems to be incompatible with an Intel i7 8700 processor. I'd like to get the 8700 sometime soon so that my PC is up to scratch for Ray Tracing requirements. I'd also need a suitable heatsink to fit the 8700 too as I'm unsure if the one on my...
  15. Review Metro Exodus Sneak Peek: Ray Tracing and DLSS Performance, Benchmarked

    Five months have passed since Nvidia introduced its Turing graphics architecture in the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and 2080 cards. At launch, the company touted a long list of games that’d offer support for real-time ray tracing, Deep Learning Super Sampling, or both. But games take a lot of time to...
  16. Evil_Geoff

    Can a Win 10 install on a GPT formatted SSD primary read an MBR/NTFS formatted HDD secondary?

    I've looked and can't find this question actually answered anywhere. Current system (Lenovo K330) specs: MB: Lenovo ciP67m CPU: i7-2600 (3.4ghz) RAM: 12GB DDR3 1333 HDD: Seagate ST31500341AS 1.5TB GPU: MSI Radeon HD 6770 1GB DDR5 VRAM OS: Windows 10 Home 64bit build 1607 I'm trying to figure...
  17. Eballtr

    Best Way To Cool This Fire Breathing CPU?

    Ok so I recently picked up a bit of a monster of a CPU (BTW I know Ryzen is right around the corner but I needed something to get me by), the FX-8120. It's currently overclocked to 4.4 GHz and I need to know how to keep it cooler and quieter. My current cooler is the Hyper 212 Evo and with this...
  18. T

    Best way to clean GPU PCB?

    Hi, I have a gpu that has a very dusty pcb. I would like to clean it so that it looks new. I read that 99% isopropyl alcohol with cotton pads and qtips is the best, but is there a professional solution that is used by professional companys? I dont want to cause any problems to the gpu and would...
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    lenovo y50-70 bad multitasking

    why cant i watch a stream and play csgo on my lenovo y50-70 without its lagging the specs of the pc is: I7-4720HQ gtx 960m 2 gb 8 gb ram
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    Can't use inbuilt recovery for aspire 5315?

    I got an avertec aspire 5315 and every time I try to use Inbuilt restore disk it gives me an error message? I tried it several times, tried to locate my recovery disk, realized I didn't have one (maybe lost during moving or never got one)? It cost me $90. To fix it.. Also my son had the...