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1 year ago#1
My comp passes prime 95 small fft test. fails the blend test. Passed an all night memtest86 test. Randomly AMD drivers crash. While playing intense games the screen goes black within 5 minutes of playing but the sound is still there and i can ALT+TAB out of the game. Failed the OCCT psu test, but didnt say why? I'm clueless, but i think i've narrowed it down to psu, mobo, or needing a fresh windows install... But it did it before this as well on a diff install.
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
1 year ago#2
It is most likely the GPU, either you don't provide enough power or you overclock it a little too much.
1 year ago#3
Its a stock, brand new hd7770. Im not overclocking anything in my system. And almost identical problems occured with my 6790 so i junked it. Whoops.
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
1 year ago#4
bump
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
1 year ago#5
Possibly not enough power as well, what is your PSU?
1 year ago#6
The one in my sig. Antec neo eco 620. The only reason im suspicious of it is that we have alot of power surges here in florida for no reason.
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
1 year ago#7
Any temperatures out of whack?
It doesn't sound like a PSU issue to me really, but it's hard to say without running diagnostics on the PSU, which is impossible without a digital multimeter at the very least, and even that's hardly everything you should do to test a PSU.
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1 year ago#8
under full load my cpu only hits 38c on prime95 (hyper 212+), and the GPU during furmark only hit 75c.

My mobo:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130250

The original one newegg sent me 2 years ago was DOA, this one has lasted this long. :-/
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
1 year ago#9
I GIVE UP. Returning the gpu tomorrow, and spending the money on a new mobo and psu. I'm tired of the problems.
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Phenom II 960T, HD7770, 8gig Ripjaws, Antec Neo Eco 620c, Source 210.
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