Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › 4870X2 artifacting problems.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

4870X2 artifacting problems.

post #1 of 7
Thread Starter 
Ok, so I booted AC Brotherhood, it crashed the PC. I rebooted, to find artifacting all over the place. I underclocked and the artifacting reduced but is still there.

Is my Graphics card shot?

Oddly, Windows does not artifact whe i fold on GPU. Only in game. (since that one boot when everything artifacted)
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 7
Temps?
Black Box
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Asus P8Z77-Vpro Evga 780 Classified Crucial Ballistix 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
A-Data 128GB SSD Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK Corsair H80 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 7 pro 64 Hannspree 25" 1080p LCD 2ms Razer Lycosa PC Power & Cooling 760w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 550D MX 518 Allsop Creative XFi Xtreme music 
  hide details  
Reply
Black Box
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Asus P8Z77-Vpro Evga 780 Classified Crucial Ballistix 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
A-Data 128GB SSD Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK Corsair H80 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 7 pro 64 Hannspree 25" 1080p LCD 2ms Razer Lycosa PC Power & Cooling 760w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 550D MX 518 Allsop Creative XFi Xtreme music 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 7
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by BlackOmega View Post
Temps?
approx 50 Celsius.

I have also determined that underclocking is not helping. Just booted a game with card clocked at 500 Mhz (stock is 750) and artifacting was all over. Eventually, had i not hit Ctrl Alt Del, it would have caused a blue screen "memory dump" followed by reboot

It artifacts when the opening Ubisoft FMV is playing. the GPU's arent even churning out polygons yet!
Edited by WhiteCrane - 11/5/11 at 12:12am
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 7
Thread Starter 
Bump.

"a reset to the display driver recover from timeout failed"

Re installed drivers. Crashes as soon as games run... New GPU?


---
I am here: http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=40.805708,-73.478503
- Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 7
That sucks man, when I played AD brotherhood I didn't get any artifact with my 4870x2 maybe your card is dead... you try new drivers?
My Little Maiden
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i7 5820k Asrock x99 extreme4 MSI GTX 1070 gaming 8G Corsair Dominator Platinum 32Gb DDR4 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Corsair h110 gtx Windows 8.1 Samsung 23" LED LG Ultrawide 29" IPS 
MonitorPowerCase
Samsung LED 4k 40" Corsair AX860 Phantex enthoo atx 
  hide details  
Reply
My Little Maiden
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel core i7 5820k Asrock x99 extreme4 MSI GTX 1070 gaming 8G Corsair Dominator Platinum 32Gb DDR4 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Corsair h110 gtx Windows 8.1 Samsung 23" LED LG Ultrawide 29" IPS 
MonitorPowerCase
Samsung LED 4k 40" Corsair AX860 Phantex enthoo atx 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 7
Definitely look into the new drivers. I had hard times with my 4870x2 and certain games trying to get it work properly without crashing and artifacts.
It was terrible in the 10 series drivers days.
I still can't play Crysis 2 with my 4870x2.
But for other games when they werent working properly or artifacting, a different set of drivers helped
Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 X58 SLI Classified R9 270 OC G.Skill 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD Caviar Black ocz ssd Liteon DVD-RW water cool 120 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 x64 LG 24'' W2453V-PF Logitech G15 Enermax Revolution 1050w 
CaseMouse
Coolar Master HAF 932 Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 X58 SLI Classified R9 270 OC G.Skill 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD Caviar Black ocz ssd Liteon DVD-RW water cool 120 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 x64 LG 24'' W2453V-PF Logitech G15 Enermax Revolution 1050w 
CaseMouse
Coolar Master HAF 932 Logitech MX Revolution 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 7
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by deadlyrhythm View Post

Definitely look into the new drivers. I had hard times with my 4870x2 and certain games trying to get it work properly without crashing and artifacts.
It was terrible in the 10 series drivers days.
I still can't play Crysis 2 with my 4870x2.
But for other games when they werent working properly or artifacting, a different set of drivers helped

The card is shot. Thread may be closed / ignored. Tried all drivers. Constant artifcating even when underclocked and fan at 100% I will never use Xfire again.
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
My First Build
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 940 Biostar 790GX A2+ Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 2x2GB Dominators Stock Clocks 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
SAMSUNG 840 SSD 128GB Windows 7 (64 bit) HP w2207 Corsair 750W 
CaseMouseAudio
Antec 300 Logitech G5 On Board 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › 4870X2 artifacting problems.