Forum discussion tagged with VBIOS.
  1. M

    Question My Zotac AMP 2060 has a max power target of 100% In MSI AB

    According to this link from tech power-up my current Zotac RTX 2060 AMP should have a 111% power target, but mine is only at 100%. Do I have an old BIOS? I bought this card in March of 2019, the Box has AMP marketing on it, is there a chance they put the wrong card in the box and I've been...
  2. lilgobletpcmr

    Question GTX 750 Corrupt vBIOS?

    Hi, I bought a non-working Gigabyte GTX750. There is no display from it, i plugged in another graphics card to get display from, it turns out GTX750 is detected in device manager, I can see some information about the card like model number and memory bus width shows up as "1984bits". Does this...
  3. Yunirang324

    Question RX580 4gb Nitro+ Sapphire vBIOS flash Help

    Hello, The bios switches on my rx 580 4gb nitro+ does not have any effect to the card whatsoever. The clock speeds remain at 1340 mhz boost and 1750 mhz memory clock. I was trying to flash bios to one of my switch options. What is the correct vbios to update to? Here is my GPU Z Page...
  4. Torabi121

    Question RX 5600 XT Phantom Gaming D2 vBIOS Update Not Working

    Greetings! I've recently purchased a Phantom Gaming RX 5600 XT D2 but it came with the old bios (being I tried to flash the newest BIOS from the ASRock website, followed the steps correctly but after opening the Update cmd file I got an error in the command prompt saying...
  5. T

    Question gtx 660 bricked after flashing vbios

    Today i bricked my gpu. (Gigabyte gtx 660) Long story short, i had some issues with its performance, and since reinstalling the drivers with DDU didn't solve the problem, i decided to flash vbios (yeah i know I'm stupid) I don't know if I even did it right, but i downloaded it from the...
  6. upadhyayadity894

    Question Gpu laggy and underperforming on driver update

    I had flashed https://www.techpowerup.com/vgabios/213649/213649 bios on my gpu and it was working fine on latest 446.14 game ready drivers. Today after 10 days, I thought of reinstalling drivers, I used ddu to remove and then again reinstall drivers, as soon as...
  7. E

    Question I messed up the VBIOS

    So the "long story short": i bought an used Sapphire RX 580 8GB Special Edition like a month ago, and the guy mentioned that he messed up the second (silent) VBIOS, so that doesn't work at all, my motherboard was hanging on VGA debug LED if i wanted to use it. I decided to fix it, so i started...
  8. Chaingunchris

    Question Bricked my 1080 ti with a bad bios. But its detected in windows and not nvflash. Is there hope?

    I tried to reinstall graphics drivers, i tried to make a freedos boot usb and use that. NVflash REFUSES to see the card. windows device manager sees it and gives an error code 43
  9. [SOLVED] GPU factory flashed vBIOS?

    I bought an RTX 2080 Duke OC like 4 months ago. I just downloaded MSI Live Update. It shows my GPU bios version, and I searched it on google because I was curious. I just found out it is an unverified version on techpowerup. This is the one I have right now...
  10. T

    [SOLVED] Purple Screen and incorrect VBIOS on my RX 580

    So I bought a used Gigabyte Auorus RX 580 8gb that was used for mining. It didn't even work when I got it but I eventually got drivers on it and now it works fine until I was playing Destiny 2 last night and the game randomly froze, I saw some artifacts, then the screen turned Purple/Pink and...
  11. D

    Question Bad Flash GTX 970

    Greetings everyone ! I had this graphics card for 5 years Palit GTX 970 OC, and the card was used mostly overclocked all the time, last month I decided to use a custom ROM first time I used a EVGA rom, and I bricked it, had just to use the original rom, the graphics cards was working but with...
  12. Barty1884

    Question GTX 770 no display out.

    Hello all, Just asking, incase I'm missing anything. I think the card is dead, or at least faulty. Picked the components up cheap, so not a big deal... Just making sure there's not something obvious I've missed. Specs: i5-2500K, stock cooler, GA-P67X-UD3-B3, 2x8GB DDR3 1866MHz, SuperNOVA B2...
  13. NightHawkRMX

    [SOLVED] Help with flashing RX480 into a 580

    I own a Sapphire Nitro+ RX480 8GB GDDR5. I repasted the card and the temperatures are good. 60s in GTA5. Full specs are in my signature! I would like to upgrade this card to a 580 for some more performance. I already downloaded a Sapphire Pulse 580 bios since low clocked for a 580, but still an...
  14. OneApples

    Question Zotac 1080 ti mini heat expansion clicking?

    Hello, I just recently bought a used 1080 ti mini for a good price. Now after using the card for a couple of days, it's come to my attention that the card emmits a clicking sound when it is either heating up (Benchmark start) or cooling down (not sure). The Zotac 1080 ti mini has a hard-locked...
  15. D

    Best AIO CPU Cooler for Ryzen

    Guys I have a Ryzen 5 1600 CPU, and plan to overclock it, but what is the best AIO cooler I can get on the market? I would prefer the price of it to be about $60.
  16. S

    Stress testing on cpu

    So i overclocked my cpu (3.2 ghz -> 3.8 ghz, six core) and whenever i stress test it my computer crashes practically instantly. But when gaming/rendering videos i never crash. It's never unstable/making artifacts. So is this unstable? why should it matter if it's unstable if it doesn't even...
  17. D

    My really old gaming pc

    This is the setup of my current pc. It is really old and my cousin stopped gaming and gave it to me and i really know close to nothing about gaming pcs and building pcs etc. I have started to notice extreme lag that i never noticed before so im thinking about upgrading current parts. I would...
  18. CmdrJeffSinclair

    How Does A CPU Become Outdated?

    When and how does an older CPU finally enter the realm of being outdated and becomes increasingly less efficient? I've read that CPUs can become "old" when they lack instruction sets that newer applications use, but is that all? An example of my confusion--- What if I bought a 5960X and 10...
  19. D

    Help ! Is this video card compt

    Hello , I want to purchase this videocard: Asus STRIX-GTX750TI-OC-2GD5, but I don't know if it is compatible with my PC. PC specs: Power Supply: Deepcool DN500 500W Processor: Core i7 3770 Processor (8M Cache, Up to 3900 MHz, 4 Cores, 8 Threads) Processor Generation: Ivy Bridge Memory 8GB (1 x...
  20. K

    new cat6 at home - unable to acquire network address problem

    Hi New build with cat6 wired to six locations. Other ends plugged into BT gigabit 8 port switch connected to BT hub 3. Wireless fine, laptop connected to router or switch directly works fine. Laptop foes not work connected at any of the 6 locations - it either doesn't connect at all (no lights)...