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 eVGA 7800 GT 256MB -- Computer just SHUTS down while playing Forum SolvedComputer Randomly Shuts down. Usually during game play. Forum SolvedComputer shuts down during game play Forum Computer Shuts Down During Game Play Forum SolvedScreen shuts down during game play while PC is still running (Restart required) Forum Computer shutting down during game play Forum SolvedComputer shuts down during games, various tests done Forum SolvedComputer Shuts down during gaming then turns back on Forum SolvedBrand New Gaming Computer Shuts Down During Gameplay (Problem is getting worse) Forum SolvedComputer Shuts Down/Restarts Every time I play a game. Forum GPU shuts down but computer stays on during gaming Forum SolvedComputer Shut itself down during game Forum Computer shuts down during gaming, temps not very hot Forum SolvedMy computer randomly shuts down when I play games. Forum SolvedMy computer shuts down when I play games. Forum SolvedComputer shuts down for no reason when playing a game Forum Computer shuts down during games Forum SolvedComputer shuts down when playing video games Forum My computer shuts down everytime I play a game and after a few sec boots up again Forum SolvedComputer randomly Shuts Down during startup and upon input. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !