Why is my 4870 1bg always crash Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: January 4, 2010 2:52 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Anonymous a b U Graphics card January 2, 2010 8:21:59 AM i have a AMD Phenom II X4 945 3.00GHz 4Gb ram MOTHERBOARD ASUS M4N72-E Power supply 650w toughpower 4870 1gb dark knight When the graphic card is heated at 83C the screen of my monitor turn to blank and i must restart my computer .I never had problems with the nvidia GPUs please can anyone tell me a solution More about : 4870 1bg crash stridervm January 2, 2010 8:36:41 AM If you really think that it's the temperature that's causing the problem, try downloading Rivatuner, than setting the fan 100% thru that and then try again. Anonymous a b U Graphics card January 2, 2010 10:02:00 AM i tried but it didnt work Related resources Is triple SLI worth it? - Forum OC'ing my phenom II X4 970 BE - Forum E8400 core 2 dua vs. Phenom ii 550 - just curious - Forum DX 10.1 games comig soon - Forum NEW SYSTEM ALWAYS OVER HEATING - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer obsidian86 a b U Graphics card January 2, 2010 10:51:24 AM how is the voltage drop on your power supply under load? Anonymous a b U Graphics card January 2, 2010 1:38:31 PM what do you mean you mean ? sorry that i dont understand vvhocare5 January 4, 2010 2:52:42 PM You can also start CCC - go to Overdrive, click the Lock and then set your fan to 100% Yes you need your driver to use 3d and other features of your card You could try placing a fan in the case or leaving the side panel off to also see if that helps to lower temps. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum1gb better, but for me? Please give me your opnion ForumOverclocking my system ForumRandom crash with sound loop only in WoW ForumMemory generating bit-errors (not always ) thus BSOD or app crash ForumWhy is the ati radeon always crashining ForumRadeon 4870 x2, no game will use second GPU ForumGames Crashing, Need help finding out why . ForumGames crash after increasing memory clock in 4870 ForumRadeon HD 4870 Crash Issue - Need Help! ForumRadeon Sapphire 4870 crash ForumUpgrade to GTX 680 Classified from this? Forum[Solved] Crossfiring 4870 and another GPU? ForumWhy wont my monitor work with graphics card ForumWhy do different brands quote memory clock differently? ForumWhy does my ati 5770 graphics card crash when i try to play a game on my tv More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !