eVGA 7800 GT -- Computer Shuts down during game play Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: January 14, 2006 5:42 AM in Components Share CrispyGordida January 9, 2006 2:44:54 AM MSI K8N SLI-F Socket 939 Motherboard 1GHz FSB AMD Athlon 64 3200+ Corsair 1GB (two 512) pc3200 DDR 400 Western Digital 250GB SATA 3.0 MB/s eVGA GeForce 7800GT 256MB SLIe Coolmax "SLI" CXI-500B ATX v2.01 500W Power Supply Great Performance, However, Computer just Shuts Down during Gameplay: FEAR: Half way thru intro of new game Quake3: 6-15 minutes of game play. Quake4: same as quake3 Temps are: CPU 39c , Video 41c Volt Meter reads ok, however, software in Windows reads 2.5V on +12V rail! What's up with that? :?: What Power Supply should we use especially when we get an additional 7800GT? Not sure if the power supply is bad or not. Any suggestions? Quake 3: 200FPS Max Settings Quake 4: AVG 60FPS Max Settings More about : evga 7800 computer shuts game play Antec-AMD-ATI January 9, 2006 10:45:16 PM Not too familiar with the Athlon 64 Boards yet. I'm still babying my Athlon 3200XP.....lol. It sounds like either your PSU might be bad or something with the motherboard or vid card. Try swapping parts out to another pc and see if that fixes things. daweinah January 14, 2006 5:42:26 AM bump because I'm curious. Also, what is that "SLIe" in the name? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumeVGA 7800 GT 256MB -- Computer just SHUTS down while playing ForumComputer randomly shuts down during games!! ForumComputer randomly shuts down during games!! ForumMy computer shuts down whenever I play a game . ForumComputer randomly shuts down in games!! ForumTWO eVGA 7800 GT 's --- Which Power supply to use? ForumComputer shuts down during game play ForumNew rig with EVGA 7800GT , LOTS of artifacts...running hot??? ForumComputer shuts down unexpectedly when playing a game ForumPC shuts down randomly during a game ForumComputer crashes after 7800GT install! ForumMy computer shuts down when I play video games. How do I fix this? ForumComputer keeps crashing when I play a game . ForumComp issue with eVGA 7800 GT ForumPC shuts down when playing any game . ForumComputer shuts down when play mw2 ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question Forumcooling down PC? ForumIt came down to these two ForumStatic during GUN, please help! More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !