Distorted Screen

I have tried updating the drivers and resetting the PC but nothing seems to work. I was thinking it could be hardware but I have no idea. When I take a screenshot it comes out fine as if nothing is wrong.

It's started in the last month or so and seems to occur if I allow the PC to make the screen sleep. Anything I could try to fix it or find out more would be greatly appreciated. For now I have turned off screen sleep so that it can't do that and turned on a blank screen saver to prevent burn in.

PC Specs:

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
  • NVidia GTX 1060 3 GB
  • Corsair Vengence LPX C16 2x8GB 2666 MHz DDR4
  • Samsung 960 Evo 250 GB
  • (my try..) does it happens with other monitor? if yes > gfx card problem. if no > monitor problem. Either way.. seems to be a legit case for warranty claim. – p._phidot_ Oct 12 at 13:46
  • I can't seem to get it to connect to anything once I unplug the displayport cable when it's happened. It's like it's connected but it's not there as my monitor detects it but then doesn't and repeatedly does that. I'll have to try connect it to my TV or something and check if/when it happens next. – surferconor425 Oct 12 at 13:48

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