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post #14831 of 25893
well i get that, but BenQ and Asus make those 120Hz gaming monitors, and if everyone's GPUs overheat while just in windows, they wouldn't be selling them
post #14832 of 25893
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Originally Posted by KarlTheKatfish View Post

So I OC my Q-nix to 120hz, seemed fine, no visual problems, but my GPU, the fan speeds increased, and it started generating lots of heat. This resulted in it working for a few mins then the display is no longer detected and I have to restart my PC. When I try to play any kind of game, the increase in heat is more rapid and my whole PC crashes.
I have just recently upgraded my GPU, on my old one the best I could get was about 96Hz, but with my new one, I pushed it to 130 Hz before I wimped out, but yet with my old one, when I OC'd the monitor, it never started generating more heat, and it didn't crash when i tried to play a game...
I'm confused, I don't get how the refresh rate of my monitor would cause this problem?
Any suggestions on how to fix this?

My rig,
MSI 970A-G43 ATX mobo
AMD FX-8350
8GB of Corsair ram
Old GPU: GTX 560 Ti
New GPU: GTX 780
Corsair CX 750M
GTX 780 is a hotter card than a GTX 560TI. The 560 Ti is at a 170W part, but the GTX 780 is 250W TDP.
post #14833 of 25893
I just tried to play a game at 60 Hz and it is still crashing, i think my card is defective, maybe the thermal paste wasn't applied properly or something.... idk i don't think its the refreshrate though
post #14834 of 25893
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Originally Posted by KarlTheKatfish View Post

I just tried to play a game at 60 Hz and it is still crashing, i think my card is defective, maybe the thermal paste wasn't applied properly or something.... idk i don't think its the refreshrate though
Check your GPU temperatures?
post #14835 of 25893
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Originally Posted by kevinsbane View Post

Check your GPU temperatures?
idle, it is about 60 ish degrees C, under light load we are talking above 90, i have never had a card run this hot, something is wrong.
Edited by KarlTheKatfish - 3/6/14 at 10:04pm
post #14836 of 25893
Just bought my QNIX from accessorieswhole. Can't wait to play around with it. biggrin.gif
post #14837 of 25893
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Just bought my QNIX from accessorieswhole. Can't wait to play around with it. biggrin.gif

very fast delivery with accessorieswhole and low customs .mine was dispatched Monday arrive wed. no blb no dead pixels perfect monitor but ordered the new monex model.
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post #14838 of 25893
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very fast delivery with accessorieswhole and low customs .mine was dispatched Monday arrive wed. no blb no dead pixels perfect monitor but ordered the new monex model.
Arnt the Monex confirmed not to be able to overclcock?
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[x2] Samsung 830 SSD 128gb in Raid0 Samsung Spinpoint 2TB HDD D5 Pump, Alphacool NexXxoS Monsta 480 + RX360 R... [x3] Qnix 2560x1440 120hz 
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post #14839 of 25893
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Arnt the Monex confirmed not to be able to overclcock?

They do not overclock, correct.
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post #14840 of 25893
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They do not overclock, correct.

i have not tried but i can not get over 60 fps with my gtx670 any way so not bothered about overclocking.
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mx500 ssd 240 gig pioneer 115 zalman windows 8.1 
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