Forum discussion tagged with Fortnite.
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    Question CPU says it’s hot in bios.

    hey guys, i’m in need of some help lol. I was having network issues so i took it to my my cousins house to get it resolved (which i did) & i was running 240+ fps in lobby and in game on low settings. i took the pc home and now the whole pc is sluggish. my fps in lobby is very inconsistent...
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    Question Major FPS Drops and Stutters

    Hi. This is my first post so Hello!!! I have been playing on a pc I built in 2018 and I believe the specs aren't that bad. However, I get major fps drops and stutters in Fortnite where my game can drop below 30 every 1-3 seconds making the game unplayable. I play on 144hz monitor 144fps capped...
  3. jakerusssso

    Question Can someone help me interpret my pingplotter results? Consistent lag spikes while gaming

    Can someone help me interpret my pingplotter results? Pingplotter results here: From what i understand, this is a hardware issue. I was wondering if anyone has seen an issue like this before and may be able to tell me which part of my pc I may need to...
  4. splxshleon

    Question Dell Laptop underperforming

    Hello, I have a Dell G5 5587 Gaming Laptop Specs are: 1TB HDD 128GB SSD GTX 1050 Ti i5 8300h 8GB DDR4 2666MHz ram My FPS in games are so bad. I expect a little bit more from this laptop (gaming). I can barley run GTA V at 40 fps stable (I can barley drive cars because if I crash into something...
  5. South Jansen

    Question I5 9600k 1060 6gb OC good combo?

    Hi, im thinking about getting a new PC. I like playing fortnite and i want to stream. Is 1060 6gb oc and a i5 9600k enough for 144 fps endgame, and streaming Or will it bottleneck? Fortnite is a very high cpu uasage game so the i3 9100f and 1070 i have today rund only 100 fps endgame, because...
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    Question Fortnite high fps but doesn't feel smooth

    So i have: gtx 1060 3gb i5-3570 3.40ghz 8gb 1600mhz hdd 7200rpm 1tb with my pc i can't normally play fortnite, like i getting 130-140 fps on 1080p but it doesn't feel smooth like its feeling so laggy and i can't even aim normally or build, even on 720p same thing. btw monitor 60 hz
  7. loyals89

    Question Fortnite Lagging After Monitor Upgrade?

    Hello, I used to use a 1440x900 monitor, now I've upgraded to a 1920x1080 monitor, and ever since, fortnite has been laggy and stutters alot, I ran a test on "can I run it" and it said based on my specs, I meet the minimum and recommended settings... so I'm confused. My new monitor is 60hz so I...
  8. zgdandy

    Question Severe Lag in Warzone and Fortnite, is it my CPU?

    In the past month or two my PC started having severe lag on Fortnite and COD WZ that has made them both unplayable. Ive checked for malware and cleaned my PC. In COD my player will jump around and move in completely random direction, while in fortnite it takes ridiculously long to render...
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    Question What settings should I play games at?

    Hello, I was wondering something for my PC. I was wondering what settings I should run for fortnite for best performance and frames. I have a 144hz monitor so should I play at 144 frames, or should I go higher or later. And should I keep vsync on or off, or should I turn on GSync Or anything...
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    Question I get a black screen for 2-3 seconds every time I press alt + tab or press windows key

    I get a black screen for 2-3 seconds every time I press alt + tab or press windows key, it only happens to me in fortnite in full screen mode and it only happens when I am using my external monitor not the laptops monitor. I tried disabling full screen optimization and disabling DVR from the...
  11. Question Epic Games Launcher Invalid Drive / Could not find Component

    Harddrive with Epic Games installed on it died after trying to verify a game for an extremely long period of time. (Epic games is profanity). Now I no longer can install the launcher again due to the invalid drive being missing. Did the drive letter reassign workaround and now im presented with...
  12. South Jansen

    Question High fps lag

    Hi, i have a gaming PC that feels good for most games with high fps. But fortnite is just not good. The fps is high all the time but the game feels so laggy. In late game its unplayable. Even though the fps is on at least 130/140 frames. It might be because the cpu is a little bottleneck but i...
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    Question Brand New PC Fortnite using 90%+ CPU

    Got a brand new HP Pavilion Laptop with i5-9300 quad core @ 2.40 ghz, 16gb ram, nvidia 1650 gpu, 512 ssd. After playing fornite for a bit i noticed it started to use over 90% of the available cpu usage and it caused the game to start lagging really often. Any suggestions?
  14. AVH2611

    Question Fortnite FPS Issue

    I'm having FPS issue with Fortnite. I have a good gaming PC with i7-8700, GTX 1080, 16GB DDR4 3200MHz. When i set the game to the lowest setting, i only get around 130 FPS. Any other games run as expected on my PC. Any solutions ?
  15. moxb25

    Question Is is possible to do a Youtube stream with your PC on different interent questions? (Hotspot & Wifi)

    So I want to start live streaming Fortnite on Youtube just for fun, but I only get 15GB of hotspot/tethering per month. I have to use my hotspot on my phone for online gaming because my wifi/ethernet is too laggy & inconsistent, thought it performs just fine when streaming HD video. I use about...
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    Question My PC crashed

    Hello , My PC crashed when i was installing fortnite and my my fps arent stable that much. I have like from 240 to 40 fps drops. Some friend says its cause chapter 2 seasson 2 update cause fps probelms to other too but i dont think its my problem because i had Stable 200fps
  17. Luciferm12

    Question fortnite high ping issue

    Hi, recently with the season my ping jumps up from 12 to anywhere from 100 to 500. This usually happens when I land in a highly populated area or when I'm fighting near big structures. I don't think my internet is the issue, I use Ethernet and my speeds are constant at 40mps download and 10mbps...
  18. Luciferm12

    Question help bottleneck

    My PC specs are; AMD A10-7890k Radeon R7, 12 compute Cores 4C+8G 4.10 GHZ 16gb ram DDR3 @ 1600 mhz GTX 750TI In fortnite my CPU causes a big bottleneck CPU usage is 100% where as GPU is 80% I thought buying a 750ti wouldn't cause a bottleneck with the APU as its pretty low end. Is this the...
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    Question Need help with i5 9400f rx 580

    I have a i5 9400f and a maxsun rx580 8gb with 16 gb ram has been running worse then when I had the rx 570 in ...but with either card I have dropped lower then 120fps on lowest settings possible on fortnite and just can’t seem to find the fix constant frame drops all drivers are...
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    Question Upgraded PC but doesn't perform as it should

    Hi, I've upgraded my pc lately, I was expecting super much FPS and it didn't give me as much as it should. I play Fortnite mainly and I get 130 average whilst I wanted it to get to get consistent 200-240 fps for my monitor. I saw a video on youtube with almost the same specs, and he did...