performance dip

Forum discussion tagged with performance dip.
  1. Rostropovich

    Question Weird performance loss when some programs are open ?

    Hey, After I've switched to Windows 11 I've started experiencing some weird performance issues when I open some programs. The problem manifests itself as a drop in FPS while I'm on the desktop. It is very noticeable because the mouse pointer starts moving as if missing frames and when I drag...
  2. Yeldl

    Question I have an inexplicable issue going on with my PC ?

    So basically i have had an issue going on with my pc where randomly during games/streams I get like 3-4 second stutters completely randomly. theres no pattern or thing that causes it. It just happens. both audio and display stutters entirely, it isn't limited to one application. Id describe it...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] Performance decrease

    Hello everyone, I'm having issues with my PC and I can't pinpoint where the issue is exactly. Basically, the performance of my PC has decreased all of the sudden and the games that I normally play at a stable framerate have to be lowered in graphics to have the same framerate as before. I've...
  4. djhz2001

    [SOLVED] Graphics card underperforming

    Hello, My graphics card is not drawing enough power, and it is hurting graphics performance. Does anyone know of possible causes? So my system is as follows: MSI Z170 Gaming M7 ATX board Intel i7-6700K CPU (running at stock speed) NVIDIA GTX 1070 GPU Corsair 750W Gold Ranked PSU Corsair RAM...
  5. E

    Question Pc randomly started stuttering and major fps drops

    As the title states randomly this week my games have started to stutter and have major fps drops every few seconds (Modern warfare the only one unaffected). I have re installed drivers gone back to old ones and made sure every driver was updated multiple times. I am not sure why this just...
  6. D

    [SOLVED] CP2077 GPU usage drop and corresponding FPS drop

    Here's a screenshot of MSI Afterburner showing my GPU usage dropping to 0% and my FPS plummeting along with it (I paused immediately after the FPS drop occurred): View: https://imgur.com/gallery/0EAqId4 It happens periodically. It doesn't happen in other games. I've tried uninstalling GPU...
  7. E

    Question Could someone please help me pinpoint my system's performance issue ?

    Hello people, first of all please forgive my poor english, it is not my native language. I hope I won't bother you, but I need expert's help for a particular issue for which I would be very, very grateful. The trouble is following : I recently had my PC upgraded with an rtx 3060 ti and so far I...
  8. S

    Question (SOLVED) Red Dead Redemption stutters after a while playing

    Hi, so i bought the RDO standalone version on december 2nd and i have been playing ever since, but there is a problem that is plaguing me and i have spent the last 2-3 weeks searching forums and testing solutions, this post is my last known resource. My problem is the game starts to stutter...
  9. BBJMS

    [SOLVED] Micro-Stuttering in Genshin Impact and AC: Valhalla

    I'm trying to wrap my head around what's causing these micro-stutters in my game. I can't exactly figure out what may be causing it but I have tried my best, with my limited knowledge, to isolate the cause to no avail. I don't encounter these problems when playing FPS games such as Apex...
  10. Jedtcd

    [SOLVED] Continued performance decrease over time normal? userbenchmark

    Hi, I bought a prebuilt PC a around 8months ago and it's performance (via userbenchmark) have continiously gotten worse and worse; Is this to be expected? My specs: CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 3700X, GPU: AMD RX 5700XT 50th Anniversary, Drive: Adata SU630 960GB, Memory: Corsair CM4X8GF2400Z16K4 2x8GB...
  11. L

    [SOLVED] Pc Performance Problems

    Hi all, Ive had my pc for over 3 years now and it has always kind of had performance issues since the day it was built. It runs windows perfectly ,but when trying to play a game the cpu percentage is always maxed out at 100% and cannot run games smoothly. I noticed it recently when i tried to...
  12. B

    [SOLVED] My Specs are high so why do my games run poorly?

    Hello all, I'm new here so know that I'm still a PC noob. I believe this would be the best place to post. Specs: OS: Windows 7 Ultimate CPU: Intel Core i7 7700K @ 4.20GHz RAM: Patriot Viper Series 32GB DDR4 3200MHz (However Speccy is coming up with this : 32.0GB Dual-Channel Unknown @ 1069MHz...
  13. I

    [SOLVED] VERY HIGH POWER USAGE - RARE PROBLEM - Application using more power supply than it normally should?

    As I have been looking to find my problem I have seen a few cases of people having a game uses a lot of power and the game lags because of it including some that are very good pcs. ex. ( https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/very-high-power-usage-windows-10-help-fix.3543186/ ) I have a 500W...
  14. AEX19629

    Question VERY HIGH POWER USAGE - Windows 10 - HELP FIX

    There's seems to be some problem with the power usage status on task manager. This has happened recently and has not happened before. All the components are around a month old, and I believe it may have happened after I did a windows update. I don't think it can be the PSU's problem since it is...
  15. G

    [SOLVED] PC lags/stutters at even 30% cpu load (i9)

    Hello guys, there is this stuttering/lagging problem with my system, when I e.g. watch a YT video, and I have a few tabs open in the meantime, the video and generally the whole pc starts to have performance issues (the video / sound lags, the display seems to be running at 15 fps etc.). I have...