Odd Graphics Card Memory Usage Tags: Nvidia Memory Usage Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: September 29, 2011 9:05 AM in Graphics & Displays Share DrNinja September 29, 2011 7:45:39 AM I was playing minecraft multilayer with a friend and I noticed that my performance monitoring tool (EVGA precision) was displaying some odd readouts for my EVGA 580 SC memory usage. Here is a screenshot of the stats- http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb463/NinjaDr/GPU.p... - This screenshot was taken after shortly exiting out of minecraft. And here is own that happened during the time that I was typing up this post, nothing else running- http://i1207.photobucket.com/albums/bb463/NinjaDr/GPU2.... Any input would really help with my OCD, I am debating whether or not I should RMA the card. System specs if anyone needs em... PSU-Corsair 1200 W pro series gold mobo-Asus rampage 3 formula RAM- 12 Gigs corsair dominator CPU- Intel I-7 930 GPU- EVGA 580 SC Everything is running stock, minus the GPU which came already OC'd. More about : odd graphics card memory usage americanbrian a b U Graphics card September 29, 2011 9:00:50 AM Whats the problem exactly? m 0 l americanbrian a b U Graphics card September 29, 2011 9:05:18 AM It just looks like the desktop aero interface uses more GRAM than the game. It's not that shocking, nor does it affect performance. Minecraft is hardly an demanding game, and we all know that micrsoft do not particularly optimise bloat on the OS services. Your RMA would probably cost you money as the card does not appear to have any faults at all (from what you are reporting). The card is just loading what it is told to load. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Odd cpu usage and memory usage? Forum SolvedAMD dual graphics memory usage. Forum Solved[Question] Noticed odd thing about my graphics card. Can someone explain what these are for? Forum SolvedSecond graphics card not showing temp, usage, etc... Forum Odd problem with display or graphics card Forum Need help picking graphics card...Odd specs... Forum SolvedComputer randomly freezes during regular usage after installing new graphics card. Forum SolvedHelp with computer. Odd graphics card. Forum SolvedGraphics card usage in computer Forum Solvedmy graphics card is at 99% usage Forum Solvedusage of graphic & sound card at once Forum Graphics Card usage spikes to 100% and PC shuts down, when gaming Forum SolvedMaking optimum usage of two graphics cards. Forum SolvedGraphics Card Memory Not Detected Forum Odd post with new graphics card wont work Forum SolvedMy graphics card says it has 1Gb of memory when it should have 4, what gives? Forum SolvedGraphics card memory changed after upgrading to 64 bit Win7 Forum SolvedI'm planning to get a iMac 21.5 inch that runs this graphics card NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M with 1GB video memory but I don't kno Forum SolvedDoes my graphics card (Nvidia GT 610) memory not limited ? Forum SolvedDDR3 vs Other Memory (Plus Low Profile Graphics card help) Forum 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 !