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Hey guys, whether it's BF3 or GTA IV, I'm getting crazy flickering at random points, especially on shadows. If I enable V-Sync then it goes away, but my framerate drops down to 30 FPS (I don't know why).

Any help would be appreciated. I'm having so many issues that I'm thinking of trying to get the shop to take these cards back and either get a GTX 770 or GTX 780 of sorts.

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What driver version are you running?
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What driver version are you running?

I've tried 320.49 and am currently on 326.41.
    
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Weird, haden't such problem, neither i read anything similar on official gtx760 thread. Ask there also if you like.
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Nevermind guys, fixed itself up with a new SLI bridge. GTA IV is still giving me hell though frown.gif
    
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Could you describe the issue a little more? I've been looking around for the last couple of days trying to resolve the flickering I'm seeing in games like Bioshock: Infinite, Rage, Space Marine and others. I'm also using a pair of 760's with NVidia's latest drivers (331.65) under Win8.1 Pro x64. I'm wondering if I could use a new bridge myself, because it's not occurring after I disable the 2nd card. This occurs with an HDMI connection to a 37" lcdtv (1920x1080 @ 60hz), as well as the DVI-VGA adapter. There's two different things that occur when launching a game using the Steam client:

* heavy banding (green flicker) that is most noticeable in shadows.

and for those occasions when I can get the game to launch normally:

* fine green dots suddenly appearing and covering mostly all shadows, sometimes accompanied with fine vertical lines moving across the screen. This sometimes self-corrects during gameplay, then returns after a few minutes.

Hardware failure?


Edited by genz0d - 11/18/13 at 11:59pm
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Could you describe the issue a little more? I've been looking around for the last couple of days trying to resolve the flickering I'm seeing in games like Bioshock: Infinite, Rage, Space Marine and others. I'm also using a pair of 760's with NVidia's latest drivers (331.65) under Win8.1 Pro x64. I'm wondering if I could use a new bridge myself, because it's not occurring after I disable the 2nd card. This occurs with an HDMI connection to a 37" lcdtv (1920x1080 @ 60hz), as well as the DVI-VGA adapter. There's two different things that occur when launching a game using the Steam client:

* heavy banding (green flicker) that is most noticeable in shadows.

and for those occasions when I can get the game to launch normally:

* fine green dots suddenly appearing and covering mostly all shadows, sometimes accompanied with fine vertical lines moving across the screen. This sometimes self-corrects during gameplay, then returns after a few minutes.

Hardware failure?


Mine was pretty much exactly like that, only that the lines were more just light/dark instead of green. I'm switching over to an R9 290 tomorrow. I'm a little tired of the issues involved with SLI, especially when you drop below like 60FPS. Games become hard to play when below about 50FPS and it becomes stuttery. Also finding a watercooling solution for my two cards was a PITA.
    
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