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Yes the driver crash puts the GPU in a sort of limp home mode. It will downgrade the power supplies and core clock until you restart so that means your driver is indeed crashing.
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Screens going black for a few seconds is an indication of a driver crash. This could be cause by power target too low, overheating (Maxwell performs at its very best when at 60C or lower, especially when pushing things), incompatibility with some drivers (some are known for being less accepting of pushing a card), or even you pushing your core too far.

The GPU did reach a high temp of 75 deg. I also forgot to mention that after I had to reboot my system the core clock is being reported as lower (as much as 100mhz less) than it was before with the same settings. I am not sure which reading to go by on my core clock settings. On the low side both MSI and Precision X are reporting the core clock maxed at about 1494, whereas in Valley I have achieved about 1630 max.
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Based on what you were overclocking I highly doubt you achieved 1630 however that would explain the driver crash. I usually tend to believe the graphs that are a part of afterburner myself.


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Do you think I should increase my power target a little?



On a side note: Where can I get some good Afterburner skins?
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Do you think I should increase my power target a little?



On a side note: Where can I get some good Afterburner skins?

There are a lot of skins included with Afterburner and there are many custom made skins available for download at Guru3D forums: http://forums.guru3d.com/forumdisplay.php?f=55
Guru3D is the official support site for MSI Afterburner and there is a wealth of information available for you to read to help you get the most out of the application.

There are some instructions to help you create your own custom skins here: http://forums.guru3d.com/showthread.php?t=306810
Edited by Zuhl3156 - 2/16/16 at 3:55am
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Ah, I see. I didn't realize there were skins included with afterburner. Thanks!

I did find some more on deviantart
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Ah, I see. I didn't realize there were skins included with afterburner. Thanks!

I did find some more on deviantart

They are in Settings / User Interface. There are more than enough to keep me happy and amused. There is even a way to use one of the PrecisionX skins if you are a fan of their K-Boost. I will link the video on the How-to if you're interested.
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They are in Settings / User Interface. There are more than enough to keep me happy and amused. There is even a way to use one of the PrecisionX skins if you are a fan of their K-Boost. I will link the video on the How-to if you're interested.
What exactly is K boost? But sure go ahead and link the video.

I may have an issue. I have noticed that my scores in valley are not as good as they were even at stock settings. I also noticed that the EVGA Eleet tuning utility is only reporting 2 gb of RAM on my 980. OTH GPU Z is reporting 4 gb. I could not find anything to see what windows itself is reporting, is there a way to see how much RAM on my GPU is available in the OS itself or is there a better way to check?
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What exactly is K boost? But sure go ahead and link the video.

I may have an issue. I have noticed that my scores in valley are not as good as they were even at stock settings. I also noticed that the EVGA Eleet tuning utility is only reporting 2 gb of RAM on my 980. OTH GPU Z is reporting 4 gb. I could not find anything to see what windows itself is reporting, is there a way to see how much RAM on my GPU is available in the OS itself or is there a better way to check?

K-Boost locks your clocks at max. After clicking the K-Boost button I think you need to reboot to make it work. I Pasted the PrecisionX skin into my MSI Afterburner but it never really interested me so I haven't tried it yet. I am told it will give you higher benchmark scores by preventing downclocking during scenes with a light load.
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Has anyone here tried this bios mod?
http://www.overclock.net/t/1517316/extract-and-flash-gtx-970-and-980-firmware-zosons-h2o-and-air-custom-bios

I am considering trying it for my evga 980 acx 2 but I would like to hear others experience with it and what gains I could actually expect.
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