Solved Black Screen Flickering With New CPU Tags: Gtx Intel i7 CPUs Last response: August 29, 2013 7:03 PM in CPUs Share Frappa August 28, 2013 5:22:30 PM Hello everyone I just purchased a GTX 690 and a new i7 3770k and I'm having this weird problem of screen flickering in the games. It's like black bars that just flicker in and out. **I have installed latest Nvidia drivers, I checked the refresh rate because i have a 120hz monitor** System Specs 8GB Corsair Vengence Gigabyte Z77-d3h Corsair 850 W Bronze GTX 690 Intel i7-3770k Any help would be greatly appreciated. More about : black screen flickering cpu Best solution PCDave a b à CPUs August 28, 2013 6:06:27 PM Share Hey Frappa, I don't think its the CPU issue, I think it's more of your GPU. Can you trying removing the 690 and running with integrated CPU in a game like counter strike? Make sure you run GPU stresstesting (Furmark for 30 minutes), and CPU stresstesting (Since your Ivy Bridge, Prime 95 for (2 (if your stock) - 24 hours (if you're overclocked)) Oh and are you overclocked? Frappa August 29, 2013 7:03:07 AM PCDave said:Hey Frappa, I don't think its the CPU issue, I think it's more of your GPU. Can you trying removing the 690 and running with integrated CPU in a game like counter strike? Make sure you run GPU stresstesting (Furmark for 30 minutes), and CPU stresstesting (Since your Ivy Bridge, Prime 95 for (2 (if your stock) - 24 hours (if you're overclocke d)) Oh and are you overclocked? Hey! I solved it, I just took out the 690 and reseated it again and it seems to be working flawlessly now! Thanks for the reply Dave! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PCDave a b à CPUs August 29, 2013 7:03:01 PM Not a problem, the littlest of things can mean everything. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Whole screen is flickering in black lines, brand new PC, please help Forum SolvedMSI R9 270x flickering screen and Black Screen Forum SolvedNew CPU & MB Black Screen No Display Forum Black Flickering Plus Darkening my screen Forum Screen flickering black with ticking noise HELP! Forum SolvedBlack Screen Flickering on Nvidia Forum Flickering/Random black screen with mouse cursor? Forum Gigabyte r9 270x 4g black screen flickering on BF4. Forum SolvedNew CPU heat sink causes black screen Forum Flickering screen then goes black but it is the monitor Forum Screen flickering black while fullscreen Forum SolvedBlack screen after intall of new cpu? Forum windows 8 (consumer Preview) black flickering screen after updating drivers/ automatic repair not launching Forum New mobo CPU and RAM now black screen and no power to keyboard/mouse Forum SolvedFlickering black pixels moving around screen Forum Screen keeps flickering black when turning on Dishonored (FIXED) Forum Black screen with flickering white lines Forum New CPU. fans are spinning and everything seems turned on. black screen Forum acer aspire one has flickering screen and black spot Forum Alienware M17x R1 - Flickering Blue/Black Screen on Logon - Aliensense is the Problem Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !