Last September, NVIDIA introduced a feature called OC scanneron their new RTX graphics cards. Serves to perform automatic overclockingdepending on your team. now, OC Scanner launches the NVIDIA GTX 10-series cards.
Video cards are made with a large supply of heat to avoid damage. This means that they are not operating at full capacity. Accelerate the card consists of increase the clock frequency and change the voltageto increase its performance by 5 or 10%. In most cases, this is not a problem, but if the heat is not dissipated properly, it can lead to failures and a restart of the computer.
Many video cards are sold with the OC slogan, for example the GTX 1050 OC. This means that it is overclocked from the factory. You just need to press a button to activate OverclockingHowever, most cards do not have this function, so you need to perform manual overclocking, trying different values until the card fails and tell us "I can get here".
How to overclock a video card
With the release of the new RTX cards, NVIDIA has included a new feature called OC scanner, which performs various tests of your equipment, to check how it holds heat, and performs automatic overclocking adjustment of the clock frequency and voltage of the card.
now, OC Scanner is also available for NVIDIA GTX 10 Series cardsGTX 1050, GTX 1060, GTX 1070 and GTX 1080.
You will need an overclocking utility to use it. MSI Afterburner, in version 4.6.0 of Beta 10. Clicking on the OC icon, which appears in the upper left corner of the screen, activates OC scanner, After a series of tests (which can lead to a reboot or blockage due to the maximum load on the card), automatic overclocking and safe for your team:
It should be clarified that although the application is called MSI Afterburner works with all brands of cards, MSI is only a sponsor.
A quick and easy way to improve the performance of your NVIDIA GTX 10 icon badge if you don’t know how to perform manual overclocking, or if you don’t dare.