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Recently I've been seeing a lot of artifacting going on when im just browsing, or on my desktop.
It resembles screen tearing, and happens on my second monitor when I move a tab around, or whenever I double click and fullscreen a window. Black lines flash on the screen for split second and leave.

However, i experience no problems in gaming.

If i change the clocks, the screen tearing leaves temporarily, but return after 15 minutes or so.
I was on 11.6 and upgraded to the latest driver (12.2 i think...?).

Should I RMA?
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Yeah, it sounds like you've done everything you can. I'd say email Sapphire and see what they can do for you. I can't think of anything else that you'd be able to do.
 
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