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Still having this issue, I run 3 monitors, one is a XB270HU and the other 2 are 60hz panels. Tried going down to 120hz and it didn't downclock my gpu at all, my core will sit at 912mhz while my memory will sit at 3953 which is maxed out. I am on water so my idle temps aren't as high as others, but it is still annoying. I have a custom bios, heard there is a way to get it to downclock by modding it a certain way, anyone have a clue on how?
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When you are running multiple monitors. Your GPU will most likely not run in low power mode because of it.

To OP: I have no issues with 144hz and power draw.
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Originally Posted by benjamen50 View Post

When you are running multiple monitors. Your GPU will most likely not run in low power mode because of it.

To OP: I have no issues with 144hz and power draw.

So your saying there is no way to run low power mode with 3 monitors?
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So your saying there is no way to run low power mode with 3 monitors?

Pretty much. My GPUs were not on low power mode even with only two monitors at 60hz. I haven't found a way to force them on low power mode with two or more monitors.
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Pretty much. My GPUs were not on low power mode even with only two monitors at 60hz. I haven't found a way to force them on low power mode with two or more monitors.

Mine would run in low power mode when I had two 60hz monitors, things only changed when I added a 3rd 144hz panel.
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Mine would run in low power mode when I had two 60hz monitors, things only changed when I added a 3rd 144hz panel.

Which GPU did you have at the time? I guess if it doesn't go to low power mode once you put two or more monitors, there's basically no way to get it to run them. (I guess you could lower refresh rate and/or resolution if anyone hasn't tried yet.)
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Hi,

BenQ XL2730Z @ 144HZ ( I have a Only 1 monitor )
Evga 980Ti SC ACX - Driver V. 361.75 and 361.82 - and this driver ! Orginal Bios ( If you want i can share my bios )
Windows 10 Pro TH2 - Orginal License - Fresh Install

My card dnt get idle clocks. Bottom clocks are 800~ Mhz when 144Hz. But if i set 120Hz it can get idle clocks. İ think its freesync monitor problem ? Somebody can explain thst problem ?
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There has to be a way to force the card to go into low power mode even with my 3 monitors, if I get a driver crash because of an instable OC, then it will go into low power mode, something like 600mhz on the core and 300mhz on the memory. Any advanced bios tweekers here?
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There has to be a way to force the card to go into low power mode even with my 3 monitors, if I get a driver crash because of an instable OC, then it will go into low power mode, something like 600mhz on the core and 300mhz on the memory. Any advanced bios tweekers here?
On my previous gtx780 there was a way
Using Nvidia Inspector MDPS tool you could force the card to run idle clocks (all the time or depending on load).
On 980Ti the tool works, but all you get is complete screen corruption when trying to force idle clocks with 144Hz.
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On my previous gtx780 there was a way
Using Nvidia Inspector MDPS tool you could force the card to run idle clocks (all the time or depending on load).
On 980Ti the tool works, but all you get is complete screen corruption when trying to force idle clocks with 144Hz.

Sounds like there's an issue that arises when the clock speeds are too low for high refresh rate monitors. This is probably the same for high resolution monitors. I think that if the clock speed is too low, there isn't enough bandwidth to keep up with the amount of pixels on the screen or something. I'm probably wrong.
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