Low GPU usage

Forum discussion tagged with Low GPU usage.
  1. SupimX

    Question Low CPU & GPU usage , & Low FPS ?

    Specs -OS: Windows 10 Home Edition -GPU: AMD Radeon R7 260M -CPU: Intel Core i5-4210U 2.4 GHz -RAM: 6GB DDR3 -Disk: HDD 1TB (100GB free rn) Other: -Direct X12 -Drivers are all up to date Things i have tried: -scanning for corrupted files through CMD ( sfc/ scannow) -reinstalling graphics...
  2. AdrianTheHumble

    Question RTX 3070 low GPU usage when paired with Ryzen 3900 XT ?

    Guys I have an AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT, RTX 3070 and 32 Gigs of G Skill Ripjaws Ram 3600 Mhz and I'm getting low gpu usage on 90% games I play. I'm playing at 1080p 240 Hz HDR gsync monitor LG, Now don't tell me to DDU my GPU or set settings to High performance or update my BIOS or my drivers, I've...
  3. 2

    Question Why do I have low gpu usage in GTA V?

    I don't know why this happen, but my GPU usage doesn't go above 60% on GTA, and this hugely affects my performance. I am playing on a laptop, and while it's true that laptop GPU's are usually slower than its desktop version, but it still, it shouldn't go that low. Here are my system specs...
  4. Question Laptop is underperforming

    When playing games, my laptop perform way worse compared to other laptops with similar specifications. Hi, i have an Acer Aspire 3 1315-41 with Ryzen 3 2200U with Vega 3. Recently, i've been searching for games that i can run with some tweaks done so that i can play a slightly more demanding...
  5. DReaper

    Question Low GPU Usage in GTA V

    Hey guys i have an i7 8700 with an RTX2060 16GB ram and in GTAV i get like 30-40 GPU usage, and i get very low fps, is there any way to solve this? all my other games run perfectly fine but GTAV and my ingame graphics are all maximum
  6. U

    Question gpu ins't working properly! please help!!

    So I have an KFA2 Nvidia RTX 2060 and im getting way less FPS in games than other people with the same GPU. WHAT I HAVER ALREADY TRIED! in the Nvidia Control Panel switching energy mode to Prefer Optimal Performance checking power settings of my pc ( was already to maximum performance) clean...
  7. F

    Question Huge frame drops on Apex Legends 5% gpu usage

    Before I go any further, here are my computer specs : i7-10700k 16gb 2933MHz Aorus GTX 1080 Ti 750w Gigabyte Power supply 512gb nvme I've been having this very annoying issue on Apex Legends where my FPS drops to like 5 to 20 for like 20 to 30 seconds. I've realized that when the...
  8. R

    [SOLVED] BF5 UNEXPECTED Stuttering&Bottleneck (for any pc I guess)

    While I'm playing BF5 my GPU usage is always up to 62-63% in online. It never goes up. So it my CPU must be bottlenecking my RTX 2060 but I have checked for lots of bf5 tests for any kişnd of bottlenecks I have never seen a situation like that. It might be bottlenecking on those tests but not...
  9. Kowita

    Question RTX 3080 underperforming in most games. (Low GPU usage)

    Hi. I've been looking around for a solution since I bought the card 3 days ago, and its driving me crazy!! I have a problem with my MSI GeForce RTX 3080 GAMING X TRIO My setup is: MSI GeForce RTX 3080 GAMING X TRIO. X570-F Gaming. 16GB G.Skillz 3200mhz XMP, two sticks, A2-B2 slot. 850W PSU...
  10. A

    [SOLVED] GPU usage randomly drops from 80% to 15%

    Hello everyone, first of all I want to apologize for my English. And here's my problem. I have laptop ASUS F556UQ with Intel Core i7-7500U, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX and when I play any game (for example League of Legends, CS:GO, ETS2) my GPU usage randomly drops from stable 80% to 15% for about 30...
  11. HLLW_Nephilim

    Question Problem with zotac rtx 2070 super

    Guys, please help me. I bought a ZOTAC RTX 2070 super mini and it is reaching 83 degrees at full load even with the fans at 100%. There's still one more problem. I'm getting a maximum of 70 fps in games like witcher 3, with all settings at maximum and 1080p and my cpu and gpu don't reach 100%...
  12. G

    Question Terrible fps on Black Ops Cold War

    My first impressions of the game aren't turning out so well. So far I have been getting terrible fps and I can't figure out why, I've been trying to look up a fix but I can't find anything. I have a 2070 super and an i7-6700k and I can't even get above 60 fps on medium or low settings at 1080p...
  13. B

    Question weird issue with an rtx 2060 and ryzen 5 3600

    so first of all its not my problem its my friend today while he was playing gears 5 and from nowhere gpu usage started to drop to 40% didn't go any higher than that and fps from 150 to 50 constantly i asked him to open up screen share on discord i asked him to open task manager so i can see...
  14. S

    [SOLVED] GPU Usage below 5%

    Specs: Intel i7-7700HQ, 16GB RAM, GTX 1060 with Max-Q design. So basically one day everything is fine, and the next day my GPU usage is below 10% or even 5%, needless to say, my games are performing badly. There's no overheating and I've updated my drivers.
  15. aslimyseacow

    Question gta 5 low gpu usage and fps

    hello, i have an intel core i7 9700k and an rtx 2070 super, with 16gb of corsair dominator 2666mhz ram and there is an issue when i try to play gta 5. the gpu usage drops to around 20-30 percent, and the frames also drop, 30-40 fps after around a minute of walking around. i know the cpu is not...
  16. AnderazerX

    Question Low fps and gpu usage in Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War with the recommended specs

    I just downloaded the Call of Duty Cold War beta yesterday and I have been having fps problems ever since. The gpu usage is usually only around 30-50% and the fps won't go over 50. I've tried reinstalling the game, updating my drivers, and even changing the graphics settings to the lowest...
  17. mongerr

    [SOLVED] My Pc have around 100+ or sometimes up to 200+ less fps than other pc with same build or worse! HEEELP please

    Before i say anything i wanna share my build: CPU: Intel Core i7-9700K GPU: Galax Nvidia RTX 2060 Ram: 1x16 GB Corsair Vengeance 3000MhZ Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 UD SSD: Western Digital 480GB HDD: Seagate barracuda 2TB Air cooler: Noctua NHD15 PSU: Evga 600W 80 gold plus My userbenchmark...
  18. M

    [SOLVED] Low GPU and CPU usage/ low fps

    When I play all my games I get really bad fps and gpu and cpu usage. I have tried vanilla Minecraft, fortnite, and MSFS 2020. I have a 1440p 144hz that is set to 144hz. I also have vsync turned on. On all my games my gpu and cpu sit at around 30-50% usage with 40-70 fps. I would really...
  19. nightzone988

    Question Low GPU Usage In Direct x 9 Games [RADEON R9 280X]

    Hi. I recently bought R9 280X second hand and noticed very low GPU usage in older games. When i ran Witcher 3 or Euro Truck Simulator 2 everything worked fine without any issues FPS was great, GPU usage at 99% etc.(My CPU is not getting hot or bottlenecking my GPU, temperature is around 60-70*...
  20. nospecgamer

    Question RX 5700 XT Low GPU Usages in multiple games (13%-60%)

    I just recently upgraded from my RX 580 4 GB Nitro+ to a RX 5700 XT 8 GB Gaming X and was expecting high FPS numbers, but for some reason when I first tested the new card with Hitman (2016) I noticed that the GPU Usages only range from a low of 13% to a high of 60%, and my FPS is quite low...
  21. DanielDP

    [SOLVED] I5 7400 GTX 1060 3gb High CPU usage in Games and Low GPU

    Hello so when I play fortnite my CPU usage is Between 95 and 100 on low settings with view distance High and GPU usage is only like 25-40 max why is that ? And how can I fix it ? please help ASAP!
  22. D

    [SOLVED] RTX 2070 super low usage in game.

    A few weeks ago I bought a new desktop. It came with a faulty HDD so as of right now I'm playing games on my ssd. Last week I was playing Metro Exodus and it ran really well, but after a day or two the game started to get choppy and laggy. I opened task manager and noticed the game was using 0%...
  23. G

    Question Low GPU/HIGH CPU Usage

    I have an RX 580 8 GB and Ryzen 5 2400G with 2x8 GB RAM 3000 MHz and I have around 36-50% GPU Usage and 80-99 CPU Usage (I can't overclock anything without getting blue screens btw)
  24. Tac_

    Question Low CPU, Low GPU Usage

    My CPU usage sits around 15%- 40% running with turbo boost disabled, overclocking, etc. I have the power plan set on high performance with psi express, link state power management off, and wireless adapter to prefer max performance. I've even tried enabling the ultimate performance setting in...
  25. S

    [SOLVED] My CPU usage is spiking up and my GPU usage is sitting low in COD Warzone

    Hello I tried looking for threads that match my problem here ive came across close ones but nothing identical a few days ago i upgraded to an RTX 2060 SUPER and everything was flawless except for call of duty warzone it ocassionally kept crashing mid game and ive decided to track my cpu / gpu...
  26. T

    [SOLVED] Low CPU and GPU usage in games?

    First of all I'm not an expert on computers, my mom bought me this PC for 450€ for christmas 1 year ago off Ebay and it's my first gaming PC and I'm not so familiar with all of tech stuff. My problem is, in like every game my GPU usage is around 40-60% in open areas and sometimes over 90% when...
  27. MariosZiuJunior

    Question CPU 100% GPU 30% LOW FPS PLEASE HELP

    Right so i bought this new gaming laptop from Asus and it is really giving me a hard time with FPS mostly in fortnite. My CPU goes to about 90%-100% but my GPU usage is always under 35%. I don't know what to do i tried reinstalling the drivers clean i tried changing the control panel settings i...
  28. victorbarroshof

    Question Unexplainable frame drops while gaming

    I've been experiencing some very strange frame drops while playing games. I have a pretty decent gaming laptop that can usually run games without any issue. However, lately, I've been having trouble even with games that run very smoothly generally, like Overwatch ( usually around 100+fps but...
  29. F

    Question Low Gpu Usage PLEASE HELP!

    My specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/FcQWrV My GPU runs at 50-60 for Fortnite, and jumps from 50-90 for GTA V. For games like For Honor, my GPU stays at 95+ and I get great frames. There also isn't a problem running Rainbow 6 even though I think R6 is easier to run. It's not a CPU bottleneck...
  30. F

    Question Call Of Duty Warzone is having a lot of stuttering

    Hello guys i installed warzone on launch and when i try to play it the game stutters a lot. I checked msi afterburner to check my gpu usage and whenever my fps was constant the gpu usage was at 100% which is fine but when it stutters meaning when it drops to like 10 fps then the gpu usage drops...
  31. B

    [SOLVED] My GPU usage in a new intense game is very low

    I just installed Call of Duty Warzone. I knew I thought I'd have a few problems playing the game since my pc isn't very high end but I did not expect this. The games almost unplayable. Close to 90% of my CPU was being used, very high percentage of my ram, 70%+ I think was being used but only 7%...
  32. N

    Question I just got GTA 5 but gpu usage maxes at 15-20%

    I just got a new PC for x-mas, i can play all games smoothly except gta V when i open msi after burner (with rtss) it shows 97-100% gpu usage but in the task manager it says 3-18% the Fps are around 28-50 Specs: MOBO: Asus Prime Z390-P GPU: Rtx 2070 Zotac Gaming CPU: i7-9700k @ 4,5Ghz RAM: XPG...
  33. [SOLVED] Low fps with ryzen 7 1800x and Rtx 2070 super

    I have brand new 2070 Super and ryzen 7 1800x but in BF 5 and gta 5 i have 45-60 fps and the GPU usage is never higher than 40-50%, help me please, whta can be the problem?
  34. A

    [SOLVED] 5% GPU Usage In Game

    I only have this problem in one game, Red Dead Redemption 2. I haven't been able to find anyone else having this issue. My GPU usage ranges from about 4-8% whilst playing. Any help will be appreciated, thanks!
  35. C

    Question GTX 960 - GTA V - Low GPU usage while playing GTA 5

    PC specs: 970A-DS3P FX 6300 GTX 960 12 GB RAM Windows 7 64-bit While playing GTA 5 / FiveM my GPU usage is at 5 - 25%. I tried changing settings to ultra, except from the game looking better, GPU usage stays the same and frames are still stuck at around 30. Anyone had similar problem? Please...
  36. C

    [SOLVED] Low FPS on GTA 5 with r5 1600 and GTX 1060

    System: Ryzen 5 1600 @3500mhz 16gb 3000mhz corsair ram Asus GTX 1060 6gb msi b350tomohawk When playing GTA 5 online, both my GPU and CPU usage never go higher than 50%. i average around 45 - 60 fps in the game with all the settings at normal. anyone have an idea whats wrong? Edit: BTW Vsync is...
  37. T

    Question Low GPU usage (<10%) whilst playing GTA V among other games.

    I know there are many threads about this issue, however, none of them seem to match my case very well. PC Specs: Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Intel i5-6400 (2.7GHz base clock, 3.3GHz turbo) Gigabyte H110M Bronze rated 500W PSU non-modular. Standard 1TB hard-drive. I've had my PC for two years now I...
  38. S

    Question Minecraft low GPU usage

    Hey guys, since a few days I have this really strange problem: Minecraft only uses about 5 - 30% of my GPU and I don´t know what causes it. I was possible to play without a shader at about 400 FPS or so but now I only get 40 FPS. I tried deinstalling and reinstalling my graphics driver. I...
  39. U

    Question FORTNITE gpu usage drops in more demanding scenarios

    When tested my pc in a private match, I realized that my fps was underwhelming at around 90 fps when looking straight into the city my gpu and cpu usage was at 55%, but when I looked into the ground (trying to get the least demanding scenario) my fps rose to 220 fps and gpu usage to 90% with the...
  40. W

    Question Low GPU CPU usage GTA V

    So i've been playing gta recently and in story mode i get from 90 to 120 FPS average on medium high settings, with 40-50% GPU usage and 40-70% CPU usage. On solo online sessions i get 40-80 FPS with 20-40% GPU usage and 40-50% CPU usage... On public full sessions I get 30-60 FPS average even...