At the point when you burn through several dollars on a first in class graphics card, the exact opposite thing you need to manage is innumerable crashes at whatever point you use it.
Yet, that is by all accounts the case for various new GeForce RTX 3080 proprietors; for reasons unknown, Nvidia’s new graphics cards are smashing in specific games.
What makes the mystery much trickier is that the wellspring of the smashing issues is hard to pinpoint. As PC Gamer recently described:
“For our part, we’ve experienced issues testing third-party versions of the RTX 3080, specifically a factory-overclocked card. Interestingly, the driver crash has only reared its ugly head when we’ve been running 1080p benchmarking, not at 1440p or 4K, and only in specific games too. We’ve tested with new pre-release firmware, which disabled the factory overclock, but we still encountered the same issue.
Underclocking the GPU itself, however, fixed the stability issue, and we only needed a slight offset of -30 percent to get there. Which does speak to potential stability issues in the power subsystem of the card.”
While there are a lot of suppositions being tossed around that different cards’ capacitors may be making the accidents some degree, they wouldn’t restore your RTX 3080 presently. To begin with, take a stab at introducing Nvidia’s most recent GeForce drivers (456.55, as of when we composed this article) to check whether that fixes a portion of your framework’s crashing issues.
As per Nvidia, the update “improves stability” for your brand-new graphics cards—and that is as much detail as Nvidia was eager to give in a short discussion post yesterday, notwithstanding intimating that the capacitor cases may be a non-issue.
It’s somewhat right on time to state whether this will fix each crash clients are revealing, yet it never damages to run the most recent drivers for your designs card. You can download them physically, obviously, however they suggest introducing Nvidia’s convenient GeForce Experience device.
Not exclusively will you get a little warning when new drivers are prepared, yet you can even have them auto-download in the foundation when they show up. That way, you should simply tap the “Express” or “Custom” introduce fastens and you’re all set.
In no time flat, you’ll have the brand-new drivers installed (and you probably won’t have to restart your system before you can return to gaming; they didn’t).
In case you’re actually encountering crashes after the driver update, notwithstanding, it may merit reaching your card’s maker to clarify the issue and check whether they can offer any assistance.
It’s conceivable they may send you a substitution graphics card that could perform better; however it’s likewise conceivable you may encounter precisely the same issue.