rtx 3060

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  1. Fatblabs

    Question Ok now i seriously think that my gpu is underperforming. Please help

    Before my 3060 was running valorant at 270-305 fps, now its 220 - 200. HUGE difference. Can anyone help me increase fps / help me find the problems (without having to get a new gpu)? [Xmp / DCOP does not work for me so that won't work] Motherboard: Asus Prime Z590-V GPU: Gigabyte Nvidia...
  2. V

    Question RTX 3060 in pci-e 2.0

    Hi, i need to buy a new gpu, but i have an older system. Can i put rtx 3060 to pci-e 2.0 x16?
  3. 2

    Question Unusually High GPU Power Draw But Low Usage

    Hello, currently I have a problem with my gaming laptop. The issue is when I play, sometimes the GPU watts go overboard. The supposed power draw is only 80 + 5 watts at max, but currently, I am achieving that power draw at low usage resulting in so much unnecessary heat production. Any ideas why...
  4. SomeGuyonTHW


    I bought an Asus PH-RTX 3060 for near MSRP (strix or other variants were VERY expensive) but It runs VERY hot Like: Instantly thermal throttles when I open any game! I'm using HWiNFO for monitoring temps when I open games like control. gpu ramps up to ~88c within first 40 seconds then...
  5. C

    Question Is this Legit?

    I am purchasing this rtx 3060 card from JD Central (a supposedly legit sight in Thailand) from the official MSI store. Here is a link to what I am purchasing - https://www.jd.co.th/product/_45587119.html Does anything about this seem dodgy? Model Name: GeForce RTX 3060 GAMING X 12G Memory...
  6. A1DAN

    Question New Laptop is performing worse than it should

    So I recently needed to buy a new laptop because my other one broke, and after some time I found an RTX 3060 laptop for a great price, which is way better than my previous GTX 1650 laptop. I watched reviews on everything that the GPU offered and the CPU was better than my old laptop. After...
  7. R

    Question Replaced my graphics card, but didn't delete old drivers, so now i have a black screen.

    I got the new RTX 3060, for my 3d modeling and for gaming. The previous card I was using was the RX 580 8GB, and I just wanted to replace it. However, when I powered it up, it just showed a black screen. I Googled a bit and saw that you had to delete the previous drivers before installing the...
  8. Fergie1874

    Question Rtx 3060 not installing drivers

    Just built a new pc installed drivers got a few games everything going good until I was playing rust and my game kept on crashing so I restarted my pc after that my gpu would not load the drivers and whenever I try to install them i get a black screen or it says successfull installation then...
  9. C

    Question Low Gaming FPS on laptop with i7-10875H and RTX 3060 ?

    Although I have a i7-10875H, RTX 3060 and 16GB Ram Laptop with 165HZ 2K monitor, I only get 100 fps on Valorant. Do you have any idea to help?
  10. N

    Question MOBO/GPU doesn’t show image if turned on from shut down state

    Hello, Recently I have built my first gaming PC, and I have an ASUS TUF Gaming B550-Plus (WIFI) motherboard and an EVGA RTX 3060 XC GPU. I have an issue that whenever I shut down my PC and don’t use it for a few minutes, when I’m powering it on, the motherboard does not send any image to the...
  11. H

    Question Is my MSI RTX 3060 burned???

    So my one PSU was powering two RTX 3060. PSU burned and one zotac GPU gave a little smoke, i was worried about it and tested the GPU on another PSU it was working fine and i was relieved, The MSI GPU didn't smoked or even got hot so i wasn't worried about it. But when I turned on the MSI GPU its...
  12. A

    Question Vulkan and DX12 Blurriness in RTX 3060

    Hello, I recently discovered this problem when I first played Red Dead Redemption 2. My display is 1080p and all settings are set to Ultra mixed with High. The "To use Geforce Experience In-Game Overlay Press Alt + Z" text that you get when you first start the game is very blurry as if it's...
  13. upsetfatso

    Question am i bottlenecking?

    i tried looking on pc build for bottle neck calculator but it doesnt have my gpu so can some help please, im running 16g of ram ddr4 2400, cpu is ryzen 7 3700x 3.6ghz 4.4 ghz turbo boost, with a rtx 3060 oc 12gb gddr6 from asus, if someone could let me know if im bottlenecking either my cpu or...
  14. sequ

    Question rtx 3060 and ryzen 7 2700x low fps on valorant

    ok so thats what i have rtx 3060 12gb ryzen 7 2700x 16 gb 3200mhz i thought buyng a 3060 i could get insane performance in a game like valorant but nothing, cant get even 200 fps. i tried everything; i even tryed the auto oc with afterburner,upgrading all the drivers all the nvidia panel...
  15. M

    Question nvlddmkm.sys causing random crashes on new PC

    As the title states, I've been extremely frustrated with my newly built PC because it constantly crashes at random intervals, mainly when playing video games. I know I'm not the first person to have this issue, however all of the fixes I see stated online simply do not work for my case My...
  16. upsetfatso

    Question asus rtx 3060 12gb oc

    does anyone know what i can set my overclock settings on msi for this asus rtx 3060 12gb oc
  17. upsetfatso

    Question gpu,cpu help please

    would a rtx 3060 no ti, pair up good with a ryzen 7 3700x 3.6ghz 4.4 ghz max boost 8cores 16 threads on 1080p settings
  18. G

    [SOLVED] RTX 3080 max-q vs RTX 3060 max-q in a Thin Laptop

    Hi all, I am debating a value proposition here between two configurations of the same laptop. Specifically the laptop is the Max-17 from Eluktronics. https://www.eluktronics.com/MAX-17. The Question here is whether or not to pay the $900 premium for the RTX3080 (max-q I assume although it does...
  19. s0n45

    [SOLVED] 1 long beep and 3 short beeps with new rtx3060

    Hi, I installed a new RTX 3060 ti from KFA2 and got 1 long beep and then 3 short beeps. Since it is working flawlessly afaik, i guess it has something to do with PCIe 4 but want to have another view on that. MB: ASUS Maximus VIII Ranger CPU: i5-7700k I tried taking it out and putting it back in...
  20. Z

    [SOLVED] Is 550 W enough for a Ryzen 5 5600x and an RTX 3060 TI ?

    Hello, I have a PSU from Seasonic 550 W 80+ Bronze (Seasonic S12III-550) and I have a Ryzen 5 5600x and a soon to come Gigabyte RTX 3060 Ti (Code : N306TGAMINGOC PRO-8GD). Will my PSU hold up with the specs ? Thanks, Zomelock
  21. K

    [SOLVED] Sooo.... What's the BEST GPU choice now?

    Hello and thank you for your time. I'm sitting and waiting for months now, new GPUS are coming out like flies, I was looking forward for RTX 3080, but with AMD and all the other 3070 and 3060, no idea anymore what's most worthy choise to go for now? (Performance/money wise) Here's my Current...
  22. Chick3n

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 2600 + RTX 3060 Ti?

    So I've been hearing about the new RTX 3060 Ti releasing December (I think) and I currently have a Ryzen 5 2600 processor. Do you think there would be a lot of bottleneck if I got a 3060ti? Or would it be fine?
  23. InTakeYT1

    [SOLVED] RTX 2080 Super Or RTX 3060

    I know the RTX 3060 isn't out yet so this is hard to say but I'm either planning on buying this second hand Intel Core i7 8700K, Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master Motherboard, Corsair H60 V2 AIO, 16GB G.Skill Trident Z RGB 3200Mhz DDR4 RAM, MSI RTX 2080 Super Ventus XS, 1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe...
  24. T

    [SOLVED] 2560x1080 w/ G-Sync VS 3440x1440 w/ Free-Sync (for RTX GPU)

    Hey guys, im currently looking for a good monitor to pair with an RTX 3060 which im going to buy when it comes out. The RTX 3060 is going to be at least on par with the RTX 2080 GPU and I have found some monitor options available in my country. The first one is a 3440x1440, HDR, 144Hz, Free-Sync...
  25. FluffyFlounder

    [SOLVED] RTX 2060 Super now or wait for RTX 3060So

    So last year I got a GTX 1660 along with an i5-9400f for my first build, and I've acquired some spare change ($400) and I think I'm gonna upgrade my GPU (it's not performing as well as I expected). So, I was doing some research and found that the RTX 2060 Super perfectly fit my budget, pairs...