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BFG tech Geforce 7800 GS OC problem

Last response: in Graphics & Displays
April 2, 2007 11:35:29 PM

hi. i have this problem with my geforce 7800 GS OC , everytime i play games such as half life 2 or fear i get this bad glitches in the game. i dont know what is wrong. i downloaded the latest driver 93.71 version for windows xp,


packard bell 5109
pentium 4 1.9ghz
1gb ram
570W powersupply (400w minimum) for geforce 7800


April 3, 2007 12:07:39 AM

Looks like it could be the video card failing. I recommend you contact BFG to discuss possible RMA. You might want to also try a different application to see if it happen only in that game or all. Also try using Ntune and under clock the video card 5-10MHz at a time and see if that helps. If so then you can almost certainly bet its the video card.

XFX Support
April 3, 2007 12:37:54 AM

these are the settings
gpu clock settings

do i decrease the core bus by 20? sorry not really good at this stuff >.<
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April 3, 2007 12:58:44 AM

looks like it could be ovrheating to me use Ntune or Riva tuner or both and check the temps

Though getting a new card will fix the problem anyway.
a b U Graphics card
April 3, 2007 1:50:33 AM

you might check the temps as said before.

have you checked to make sure the fans are spining
and that everything is free of dust?

nevermind: if it is at 43c the temp is fine.
may be your card like said before.
April 3, 2007 5:09:13 PM

yeh the fan is still sometimes spins loud. and then quietly is that normal? when i restart my computer and play any game it works fine then after like 30mins later it starts to glitch... still not sure what is wrong, i only had that graphic card for like 4 weeks only.. on just got it.. >.< isit to do with my motherbaord maybe? or mayb it needs some fans blowing inside my pc? >.<