cpu throttling

Forum discussion tagged with cpu throttling.
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    Question 1 Year Old Laptop Thermal Throttling

    Hi, my relatively new laptop is thermal throttling. It is a Lenovo Legion Y545 and I recently started noticing fps drops in games so I started looking into my CPU temps. They were around 70C at around idle but when I launched anything demanding it would go to about 90 maximum and stabilized at...
  2. v4g4x

    Question Mobo is throttling my i7 2600k from 3.4ghz to 1.6ghz after hitting 70c

    MB: Intel DH67BL CPU: i7 2600k So a little bit of context, my stock cooler reached 90c at full load, but still continued to run at 3.4ghz. I wanted to reduce temperatures, so I bought a Cooler Master Hyper T20. My 100% load now is only as hot at 75c, but for some reason now, my MOBO decided to...
  3. Question Dell Alienware M18x R2 GPU throttling/bottlenecked? CPU throttling/bottlenecked? Or just plain old?

    Before I get into it, here's the other specs: CPU: Intel Core i-7-3630QM 2.40 GHz (Overclocked) GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M OS: Windows 10 (Was Windows 7 when the issues started) RAM: 24 GB Laptop Age: 8 yrs (in this case i think it might be relevant lol) Around April 2020 Ive been getting...
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    Question CPU speed throttling, weird interactions

    Hello, I am hoping that someone can help resolve my issue. This is my first post here, after some preliminary searches I haven't found a a resolution. I will attempt to be as explicit and provide as much relevant information as i can! My issue: I rebuilt my pc a few months back and everything...
  5. carson_e

    Question Random Freezes on Windows 10

    So all of this started when I started having audio stuttering... I think that has been fixed but I have a forum post on here about that. After installing my chipset drivers and other drivers I have now been getting random freezes on my computer. LatencyMon says I am getting DPC routine execution...
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    [SOLVED] This is cpu throttling or Bottleneck?

    I'm kinda facing fps drops or Like low sudden fps in games, Check Attached Overwatch Test pic View: https://imgur.com/QnZedi3
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    Question Several problems with my computer

    Several problems with my computer: audio cutting out/stuttering in games, low fps, 100% usage When I bought my computer I was dealing with a very annoying problem: my audio kept cutting out for a second and then came back. That problem is now fixed by buying a USB sound card. However, the...
  8. Quokeepac

    [SOLVED] 3.5k Alienware Laptop Cooling problem . 17 R5 with 1080 and ( i9-8950HK )

    PROBLEM : The I9-8950HK is throttling from nowhere . It all started 1 year ago , i was playing some games and all of the sudden the FPS drops to 20 . I was like ok , something is throttling . I check the GPU and CPU and i see that the CPU stays at 100 degrees . I was like damn .. what is going...
  9. bpboop

    Question i7-7700hq throttling?

    I have a Dell Inspiron 7567 (gaming) and I've been recently having issues with the CPU appearing to throttle while i try playing games. Though it says nothing in task manager, in XTU I can see that the package tdp will drop from ~20W to around 5W, the processor cache frequency dropps to around...
  10. Luka Kapetanovic

    Question Apex legends throttling CPU.

    Hi Guys and Gals, Im running into a problem where Apex legends ((which from my understanding isn't that intense for both CPU and GPU)) is throttling my CPU. It seems to when i start it up use around 86 % CPU. I then go into loading screen and then its using around 50-60%. Once i enter a game...
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    Question CPU at 100 degrees and CPU FAN keeps going at 0 RPM!

    Just got a new PC some months ago, and I keep getting notifications alerting my CPU FAN goes to 0 RPM. According to HWMonitor, my CPU is constantly around 95-100 degrees and my CPU Fan keeps shutting down and resets automatically in idling. It gets even worse when I play games, the fan gets...
  12. K

    Need help setting ram to 3000 mhz

    So I basically bought a new cpu, mobo, and ram. They are the ryzen 1600, B350 fatal1ty, and 8gb of corsair vengeance ram 300mhz (2x4) and in the bios I try to set my ram 2967 mhz but everytime I try to boot it, the computer either doesn't start up or it just gives me an ipx4 or ipx6 error, it...
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    Cryorig M9I vs Cryorig C7

    Basically what the description says. Wondering which one is better. The C7 Looks Nicer and is $5 More. It's going to be on the MSI Mortar B150M LGA 1151 Artic Thanks!
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    Wiping an SSD After Using Samsung Magician

    I'm using Windows 7 with an 850 EVO 1TB SSD Hi. I recently bought an SSD to become my primary drive for games and loading things in general, and it's great. The only issue was having to clone about 700GB of stuff I already had on my HDD just to get the OS over. The reason for this is that I...