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[Solved] Installed Asus 7870 Now After Awhile My Screen Goes Black

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November 20, 2013 2:05:03 PM

Hey guys so I just bought and installed an asus 7870 and everything works fine... Then all of the sudden it will go black, but theres a catch I have discovered. It only does it when I have been running certain programs for so long. The main one I have discovered is photoshop, it has happened once or twice when I was playing GTA IV but that is about it if I just browse the internet it doesnt do it, well as far as I have seen.

System Specs:

Mobo: Asus M5A97 R2.0
CPU: AMD FX-8150
Old GPU: HIS Radeon 7790
New GPU: Asus Radeon 7870
Ram: 16GB
PSU: Inland 600W

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a b Ĉ ASUS
November 20, 2013 2:32:10 PM

Poor quality PSU replace that first and retest
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November 20, 2013 3:12:51 PM

The PSU actually wasnt the issue, it was the drivers I though I had checked for the most updated ones but I didn't but I fixed it.
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a b Ĉ ASUS
November 21, 2013 1:57:41 AM

i would still replace it, its very poor at best, if its not the problem now it will be
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