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You should start off by listing the specs to your entire build. Often times a system that locks up or reboots is due to a PSU problem. Of not, then it's either an OS or a driver issue or both. List all the games you tax the system with and include the age of your PSU as well.
Do i monitor temps using afterburner?Go to Event Viewer and look at your Critical and Error tabs within. Open a search window and see what things mean. Some of it can be run of the mill, others are informative towards a problem.
I would expect some Event 41 which is a symptom of manual shutdown and/or PSU issue(s) much of the time. With it freezing in game I would expect to see other important details here as well.
The other go to check would be temps. Are you monitoring them?
That will monitor GPU temps. There are a variety of programs you can utilize. HW Monitor, Core Temps, and more.Do i monitor temps using afterburner?