Forum discussion tagged with performance.
  1. P

    [SOLVED] PC dosent perform as good as it should?

    Hello there, i just built myself "new" pc for myself and my gf. We had some parts laying around so i combined them all into one pc. Specs: Ryzen 3 1200, rx 580(8gb), 1x8gb ddr4 2400, asus prime b450m-k,650wat PSU bronze, Intel 512 m.2 nVme and some other hdds/ssd, I saw some other guys having...
  2. Seb Rimmer

    [SOLVED] 3070ti with a i7-8700k not performing

    When I built my PC I had a 1070ti with an i7-8700k on a ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING motherboard. I've always felt like my PC was underperforming especially compared to my friends with worse parts. When I built the PC I had to run the RAM sticks next to each other because some of the slots are faulty...
  3. PsychoPsyops

    [SOLVED] UserBenchmark Analysis

    Hello all, Below is my UserBenchmark results. I had ran it today. The only weird thing that stands out is that it says Windows is throttling my cpu by 5%. However, I did check my power settings and the max cpu state is set to 100%. Is there...
  4. jnjnilson6

    Discussion CPU Power through the Years

    The Core i9-12900K harbors the same performance a Pentium 4 HT clocked at 241.3 GHz would produce. *Core i9-12900K Score - 2956 points Pentium 4 HT @ 3.06 GHz Score - 37.5 points Pentium 4 HT @ 1.0 GHz Score - 12.25 points *Pentium 4 HT @ 241.3 GHz Score - 2956 points Dividing 2956 by 12.25...
  5. novatoaster

    [SOLVED] My CPU (AMD Ryzen 5 1600) Underperforming in games - mainly League of Legends

    Built in late 2017: CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Six-Core Processor Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Memory: G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060-6GB Began to notice issues after deep cleaning PC with compressed air. It was not my first time (1-2...
  6. A

    Question which is the better motherboard?

    Hey everyone. Deciding between two MBs. Currently New Egg has some sales and came across two I thought looked pretty good. First Second ...
  7. S

    [SOLVED] Which DDR3 RAM is better for my old gaming PC - - - - Geil or Hyper-X ?

    I bought my gaming pc in 1 march 2015 My PC Config is: Mother board: Asus H81M-E (Sadly one Ram slot is not working but still works) Intel i5 4590 3.30Ghz MSI GTX 970 Twinmos 8GB 1600Mhz RAM DDR3 ( Maybe Damaged) HDD: Disc 1 : 1 TB Western Digital Disc 2 : 3 TB Western Digital SSD: Disc 3 ...
  8. aden.anderson2001

    Question Apps launch with delay

    I have a relatively high end machine here but the apps take quite a while to launch. im using high performance plan, with all drivers and windows itself updated constantly. this delay thing hasnt been here for only a couple days or after an update, but for quite some time. i havent reinstalled...
  9. Lowan

    Question High end PC Underperforming

    Hello, first of all sorry for my bad english i'm not a native i'll try my best. So couple of months ago I built a pc (built by a professionel I just picked up the part) And now I just bought a brand new rtx 3080ti But noticed that I am having a low framerate in a lot of game compared to all the...
  10. jakedutton24

    Question I've built a new system and some parts are running worse than they should be.

    Hi, I've just built a whole new PC and i wanted to just ask some questions about the build and to discuss solutions for why some of my parts aren't working as they should be. Specs: Corsair 5000D Airflow Case ASUS PRIME Z-690-P D4 WiFi Motherboard Intel Core i5-12600k RTX GeForce Gigabyte...
  11. S

    Question poor performance with a "decent" setup

    I have been having problems with my setup for several years now, I find that my performance are very poor and I have never found a solution after browsing hundreds of forums and watching so many videos. CPU: R7 2700x GPU: MSI RTX 2060 Super Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk RAM: 2 x 16 GB 2933Mhz...
  12. P

    Question High End PC suddenly having low performance and stuttering while gaming

    Hello, I've tried looking at possible ways to solve this issue and I don't know what to do PC specs (slightly built off of a prebuilt I've had for over a year): CPU: Intel i7-11700KF (came with prebuilt) Motherboard: MSI Z590 PRO WIFI (replacement for prebuilt) GPU: Gigabyte GeForce RTX...
  13. P

    Question i5 12600KF Low Single Thread Score

    Hello, 2 weeks ago I bought an i5 12600KF processor with a Gigabyte B660M DSH3 DDR4. The issue has been that the performance on gaming has been really bad, even comparing to my old 9600k and a bit worse even. So I decided to check and do some benchmarks. The temperatures are good, moving...
  14. [SOLVED] R9-380 GPU performing at less than half of expected speed

    Hello everyone, I have run into a problem with my GPU performance, and the fact that I am making a forum post about it means I am truely desperate. First some background: I have recently dug out my mid-range gaming PC from around 2016 to play some old and newer games. It had not been used in...
  15. Jominique

    Question Permanent performance issues when game is left open for too long ?

    Whenever I boot up a game and leave it open for long (like 15-to 20 minutes) without issuing any commands, games stutter regardless of the game's system requirements and maximum FPS I can get from the said game starts to lag . (for example If I'm getting maximum of 75 FPS in a game and go AFK...
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    Question New RX 6700 XT stutters in every game

    I just upgraded from a 4GB RX 580 to an RX 6700 XT and no matter what game I try I always have high average FPS but terrible stutters. I have a 1080p 144hz display and I lock every game to that refresh rate. Basically all games look like this: - Average FPS: 143 -1%: 120-140 -.1%: 6-12 Can my...
  17. WhatLuck150

    [SOLVED] How much of a impact does a CPU bottleneck have in a game?

    I had a i5 3550 with a GTX 780, and was able to play fortnite without any stuttering, the GPU failed entirely so i replaced it with a RX 6500xt (supposed to be a slight upgrade from the 780), and now the game is stuttering on low settings. any idea?
  18. C

    [SOLVED] I7 9700k and 2070 Super Performing Way Below Expectations UserBenchmark

    I have been getting really bad FPS in games recently and have tried a ton of different things to fix it. I just fully wiped my computer, fresh install of Windows 10 running now and I got this benchmark: Asus PRIME Z390-A Performance Results - UserBenchmark Before I wiped the PC this was my...
  19. Joohny

    Question Processor working with only half performance

    Hi, guys. Can someone help me to solve a problem that is happening on my pc? I have a AMD A4-6300, with 6gb ddr3 ram and a motherboard asrock fm2a88x extreme4+ running Windows 8.1. It's a basic pc just for youtube and some indie games. The processor has the frequency of 3,69Ghz on full use, but...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] What is wrong with my system?

    Asrock AB350M Pro4 Performance Results - UserBenchmark My gpu utilization in games will sometimes spike randomly and usually stay down below 50%. My wattage stays between 30w-60w. This is all according to MSI AfterBurner.
  21. R

    Question Is winsat reliable to test M.2 speed

    Read online that Windows has a built in tool called winsat you can use to test disk performance, where you "winsat -disk drive c" to test your c drive. Is that reliable to use just like that to confirm you're getting the speeds out of a M.2 drive that manufacturers advertise on their website...
  22. F

    Question RTX 3080 Atrocious Performance (sub 60 fps)

    Hey. I recently upgraded my PC by replacing my GTX 1080 with an MSI Suprim X 3080 (10G LHR). I also bought a better power supply (Corsair RM850X) and case (Lian Li Lancool II Mesh) to accommodate the card. After installing the GPU, my in-game performance has been awful. It's a laggy and...
  23. kurtkrys

    Question Sudden Unplayable Performance in COD Warzone

    Before I tell you my specs, I just wanna point out, even with these specs, I was playing the game with what I can consider as playable frames for playing the game for fun (30-50fps). I have a Athlon X4 860k, paired with a GTX 1050 2gb, with 8gb 1600mhz ram. I've been playing the game for almost...
  24. [SOLVED] 3dmark results first time

    I had never used 3dmark before today and wanted an opinion on my results, as Radeon Software has been telling me I am getting "marginal" performance out of my system. Are these figures good?
  25. Z

    [SOLVED] GPU usage 10%

    Hello, so I recently installed Windows 11 to try out but had a really bad experience. I installed some games to see the gaming performance and it was really poor. While gaming on Windows 11, I checked that in the Task Manager, my game was using GPU Copy Engine. I did plenty of nitpicking and in...
  26. V

    [SOLVED] PC or Game problem? (Elden Ring)

    Hi all, I will try to summarize, I bought Elden Ring because I read the PC requirements and I should be able to play it in Maximum with no problem at all, but when I try it, the game keeps having a lot of FPS drop (usually from 60 to 40 FPS, but even 15 FPS sometimes). I read that that this...
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    [SOLVED] Plugging a PCIe 4x sound card into a PCIe 1x slot.

    If I plug a PCIe 4x sound card (soundblaster AE-5 Plus) into a PCIe 4.0 1x slot, will the sound card's performance be severely downgraded?
  28. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] If you lower your monitor's refresh rate does it mean that your FPS is capped to that refresh rate?

    Greetings, As I have said in the title, does a lower refresh rate also cap your FPS to that refresh rate? I'm having a problem with my GPU recently, I get flickers when I set the refresh rate of my monitor to 144hz, but when I lower it to 120hz, I don't get it frequently. Got curious if my FPS...
  29. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] When you copy data from a certain drive to another drive, which drive speed does the computer utilize?

    Greetings, Apologies if some of you might not understand the thread question since it's sounds a little bit gobbledygook, but recently a question popped out of my head. Here's an example so you people who are very well versed in computers can understand it to a greater degree. For example, if I...
  30. [SOLVED] RAM: Checking Speed & Performance Benchmarking

    So I have DDR4-2400. When I run the command, 'wmic memorychip get speed', it shows 2133 MHz effective speed no matter what RAM settings are used. CPU-Z shows 2400(1200x2) MHz effective speed. The 'wmic' command must only be showing the RAM's base configuration speed, NOT its actual configured...
  31. BTYHYP3R

    [SOLVED] Swap a 1070 for a 3050?

    I am on a low budget and i am thinking about upgradeing my graphics card. I have been using the MS GTX 1070 X 8GB for almost 5 years now and i am thinking about getting a 3050 (if i can get my hands on it). Is that a good upgrade in performance or should i save up for a higher-end GPU?
  32. Osoa

    [SOLVED] GPU and CPU never reach 100% despite games not reaching 60 fps and having lag spikes.

    For example - Witcher 3. My fps is fine for the majority of the game but when I reach an intesive area such as Novigrad, my FPS drops and I experience lag spikes. Issue is that both the CPU and GPU aren't using their full potential - only around 45-70%. This is annoying as I feel like I have...
  33. G

    [SOLVED] Stutters/freezes in games and memory management crashes

    Hey everyone. I want to present you a problem I'm facing that I can't have found a solution for. My specs are: Asus tuf gaming B450 pro motherboard 2x8 ram (each different, both gskill but different models) MSI 1050 TI 4GB AMD Ryzen 5 3600 1x 1TB HDD 1X 500GB HDD I had no perticular issue in...

    [SOLVED] My computer is stuttering in games and I can't seem to figure out why. I need some prof help.

    So I have had my computer for a couple years and have upgraded it several times. I just got a new motherboard because my old one was overheating because the VRMs where crap for new processors. So now I really have no idea what is causing my games to run so poorly. I do get some decent fps...
  35. A

    Question is this cpu temprature normal ?

    i just installed my new pc , i5 11400 b560m gigabyte arous pro 16 gb of ram and the temprature is 50 and 40 celsius while not doing anything buy opening the microsoft edge browser PS im using the stock cooler another question , it takes alot of time opening new programs , i know that adobe after...
  36. 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...
  37. S

    [SOLVED] Asus RTX 3070 Low Performance

    Hello, i bought a system yesterday and did some performance tests right away. On games i have less FPS than i expected from a rtx 3070 and as i see from youtube, people with similar setups get 15-25 fps more than i get. I checked for bios updates and it's up to date. Tried some performance...
  38. D

    Question Excel Find/Replace performance

    I have a spreadsheet with about 320,000 cells. Those cells contain formulas like ='R:\Basketball\[Ref Stats v8.xlsx]Analysis Data'!$t1465 I reference all external content only in one sheet and all others work from that data so other sheets don't have to use external references. Pretty basic...
  39. G

    [SOLVED] Optimal vs Adaptive vs Maximum Performance ?

    Hello! Few days ago I watched a few videos and read a couple of topics where people recommend setting the Optimal parameter in Power Management mode instead of Maximum Performance. People who recommend it say that there is nothing terrible about it for games and it may even be better for...