Forum discussion tagged with lag.
  1. Question GPU usage fluctuating causing shuttering/lag spikes in games

    I brought My PC last year on the 1st of January 2020, however, since then I wasn't really able to play games properly on the pc due to exams and other problem recently I have started playing heavy games on my pc and have noticed severe lag (I have posted a video exhibiting the lag) Link:- GPU...
  2. [SOLVED] Constant unstable ping and time outs on wired connection.

    I have been trying to fix an issue regarding this ping and packet loss. I am on ethernet through powerline, connected to a Router/Modem Netgear C6250. I am on powerline adapters, but the issue still persists while plugged directly into the router, as well as a USB Wi-Fi adapter. Before a few...

    Question Weird lag spikes ?

    After i reset my pc about 3 months ago ive started getting lag spikes in mostly low requirement games such as Valorant, Enlisted and osu! ive also gotten them a lot on apex. The reason why i reset my pc was because i would start getting random freezes when i didnt have a game running, it would...
  4. NickT14

    Question Mouse causes gpu lag

    Rtx 550 just installed. Previously had a r5 3400g with built in graphics but upgraded to a r5 3600. About 3-4 days after installation, my mouse movements would cause the monitor plugged into my gpu to lag. This happens around every 30 mins then I have to restart computer or wait it out. Any help...
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    Question PC Turns on but no display

    I've been having this problem for the past few days. I have my PC set to sleep after a specific hour every day at night. When I noticed this problem happening, my PC kept freezing and lagging even for minor things like opening a file or closing a program. It could take from 10-30 seconds frozen...
  6. jahlex

    Question Micro-stuttering occurrs for half a second while loading the game

    Is that normal? My specs are: RTX 2070, 1TB HDD, i7-9700F, 1TB HDD. I've read somewhere that this might be caused by the GPU loading all the assets into the memory, but other people said it's cause by the HDD. And others told me it's not normal. Any help is appreciated.
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    Question Cod MW / Cold War Stuttering?

    I experience a ton of lag on MW/Cold War, and it's gotten signifyingly worse each season after launch. Lag spikes causing ping spikes as well as audio delays. Usually occurs when another player is spotted or any players gunfire. I don't know how to fix this problem, it only happens within Battle...
  8. Keegoo

    Question High RAM usage for no reason (IDLE)

    Hi. a few weeks ago my RAM usage went way up and I have done everything I know to get it down but I can't. Stays at around 60% to 80% usage but the task manager shows nothing using it. I have 8GB of Corsair DDR4 RAM. I will attach a few pictures of the task manager and poolmon. If anyone can...
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    Question Performance Issues

    Hello! I'm not entirely great with computers, but I understand how they work to an extent. I'm big into gaming, but considerably have FPS lag/stuttering in every single game I play. (Hunt: Showdown/ Apex) I run everything on low settings typically, but still experience problems. I have a 144Hz...
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    Question Weird input delay with specific resolutions ?

    I'm almost breaking my head to find out the reason for my input lag. I have a LG 24GL600F-B monitor, Panel type: TN, native resolution: 1920x1080 (16: 9), Size (inches) 23.6 GPU: AMD rx 570 What happens is that I like to play stretched(CS:GO), but I can't find any stretched resolution that makes...
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    Question Good PC but low FPS on Minecraft [Gameplay]

    I've been trying to play the better minecraft modpack from forge and no matter what I seem to do I get low fps. With my render distance at 10 chunks i average around 50-70 fps despite my gpu, cpu, and everything else is barely being used. They never go above 40% usage, ive dedicated 8gb of ram...
  12. PTndo

    Question Low fps/laggy game when watching videos on the side

    When i play games that arent optimized that well (in this case its Roarks attack on titan fan game) and watch a video on the side the game often gets laggy and low fps. One potential fix is watching in Recourcemonitor and looking at which threads are used and which arent used that much and after...
  13. coocolad

    Question Sudden frame drops seemingly caused by hardware failure?

    Hello, I have had my PC for quite some time now and it has been through a few moves with me however this time something different has occurred. Whether it be due to lack of cleaning, the moving process itself, or being dormant for some time I am having this issue where in game (league of...
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    Question i'm suddenly getting weird fps drops

    Hey everyone, this is my first post. I've been playing pc games for a long time and I suddenly am experiencing this sudden, odd FPS problem. I don't know how to fix it. I've been trying for about a week with different methods. For example, I typically I get around a consistent 400-600 fps in...
  15. Aisy

    Question Double Monitor Choppy

    Hey! I recently connected a 60Hz monitor next to my 144Hz monitor. I noticed that my 144hz monitor began to have choppy animations. For example when I pull up an application the animation for it is kinda choppy. It's not a big deal but it hurts my eyes. My specs: i5-9400f RX 580 8GB 16GB 2444hz
  16. Kuklopsz33

    Question High-end pc stuttering (frametime spikes)

    (Sorry for my bad english, Im not a native speaker) I got frametime spikes in every game. In the pictures that I sent I played with Assasins Creed Valhalla (and one picture with rocket league). I usually get frametime spikes when a new animation, effect or objects appear (in rocket league if...
  17. Chipyx

    Question Discord/Teams causing ping jitter ?

    Dear THF, I just created my account here in hope of further possible troubleshooting regarding a strange networking problem. Problem: Discord/Microsoft Teams/(STARFACE) is causing high ping spikes/jitter. This shows as randomly repeated 0,2-0,5 second ping of 1000 or higher. The packet itself...
  18. silaswanders

    Question Entire PC Stutters & Slows Down When Gaming

    This started happening again suddenly (more on the first time, shortly) where whenever I'm running a game or unigine benchmark my pc stutters nearly every second for a quarter of a second. It's as if those frames of information are just deleted. Additionally, my PC in general is slowed down...
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    [SOLVED] AC Valhalla gets laggy after PC is on for a while [Not a temp issue]

    Hello everyone, As the title says, after my PC is on for a few hours, Valhalla gets microstutters, like screen tearing, and input lag. Now, this only happens when I play that game, but it is the most demanding title that I have. Now, this has nothing to do with play time, meaning I can play for...
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    Question Streaming and gaming - Lags

    I have recently upgraded my cpu, mobo, cooler and ram. So I'm now running with a GTX 1660S and an I7-10700k My problem is, that when I stream csgo with above 144 FPS the stream lags. Though if I cap my FPS to 144 the stream ain't lagging. What could be a soulution to my problem, so I can run...