stuttering and freezing

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  1. S

    Question Low GPU & CPU usage ?

    i have rtx 3060 and i510400, idk when i play valorant my max gpu usage is 2% and cpu is around 30% and i get around 220fps everything on low ( stutter sometimes or freeze for sec). Idk what to do i tryed every thing from overclocking and optimising windows 10. For other games i get to low gpu...
  2. G

    Question PC stuttering on desktop roughly every hour and on startup

    Hi all, recently upgraded my GPU, CPU cooler and moved my OS from a 120gb SSD to a 2tb M.2. Have been experiencing intermittent lag on startup and roughly a few hours into usage, with no correlation to CPU load or heat. Had the new GPU for about a week before other parts were installed and it...
  3. SolonQ

    Question Games dropping to 0% GPU Usage.

    Mostly all the games I play, there are sudden moments where my GPU and sometimes the CPU usage drops to 0% which causes my game to freeze/stutter for like 30 seconds. I've done a lot of researching and people claim it's the ram. I run Memory Diagnostics and it said nothing was wrong with it, so...
  4. P

    Question Thermal Paste on CPU pins, Socket,Ram and motherboard.

    Please bare with me it might be little long but I really need your help fellers. Okay so a little accident happened. While re applying thermal paste to my Ryzen 5 3600 I decided to use more paste than usual because the paste itself was about to end and I didnt want to waste it (Rookie mistake I...
  5. S

    Discussion All Games Lagging on a good pc and I don't know what to do :/ Please Help!

    I built my pc in late Summer 2020 (Specs: MSI RTX 2060 Gaming Z, i7-10700K, G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2 x 16GB), EVGA SuperNOVA 650 G5, 80 Plus Gold 650W, MotherBoard MSI Z490-A PRO, Be Quiet DARK ROCK PRO 4). All Games seem to lag and stutter more often than they do for my friends, I...
  6. alfieperkins

    Question Mouse freezes + CS:GO freezes/stutters after transporting my PC to university ?

    I recently moved my PC to university and when im playing CSGO my mouse freezes for a second sometimes as well as the game stutters and I drop fps. Stuttering and dropping fps happens multiple times a round whereas mouse freezing only happens a couple times a game but its still annoying. I've...
  7. XwynPheryl

    [SOLVED] GTX 950m from GL552JX Stutter on everything

    I've also summarized the problem at the bottom if you want to skip the backstory Spec : Asus GL552JX Windows 10 Pro-64 bit (21H1 19043.928) BIOS GL552JX.203 i7-4720HQ 2.60GHz (8 CPU) SSD 248GB + HDD 1TB 8GB RAM GTX 950m 4gb VRAM Backstory : I bought this old second hand laptop in 2017, while...
  8. Reniro

    [SOLVED] Games started to freeze

    My mate have a problem. Till yesterday every game on his pc runned in 50-60 fps. But yesterday, games started to have a lot of stuttering on every graphic setting. He said that this looks like slow-mo (5 fps). While he play CPU is loaded on 20% +-. but GPU always is loaded on 100%. When he...
  9. Pajman64

    [SOLVED] Games stutter at start of match (frametime spikes) ?

    Hi im out of mind from this. Low demand games such Csgo and Fortnite heavily stutter at start of match, and after like 3 minutes they stutter less (but they still sttuter). League of legends have 1 frametime spike every game at 00:20 game clock. And everytime when somethink happends for first...
  10. Pajman64

    [SOLVED] HDD cause of stuttering?

    Hi all, i just fight with stuttering in my games for almost half year now. Spend lot of days fixing this issue. And i need your help guys. I got 2TB Seagate Barracuda HDD for Games(1400GB FREE space, 3 years old ), and 128GB SSD for Windows (60GB Free space, 6 months old). And lot of low demand...
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    [SOLVED] My Computer freezes, hangs, and the audio stutters.

    Hello, Tom's Hardware community! I am in need of your help! Recently, my computer has been acting up crazy as it freezes, hangs, and audio stutters (the endless loop of 'bzzzz' or similar) while either playing games or just browsing the internet. This happened more frequently as 2021 started as...
  12. B

    [SOLVED] Stuttering and long boot time

    Hello. My pc specs are : GPU: ASUS TUF 5700xt OC edition CPU: Ryzen 5 3600x RAM: G.SKILL AEGIS 2x8gb 3200mhz MOBO: AsRock B450M-HDV SSD: crucial p1 500gb m.2 nvme PSU: Seasonic 620W bronze Whenever I try to download/update my AMD radeon software/drivers, my computer starts stuttering, it's very...
  13. Beemka

    [SOLVED] [RTX2070S + Ryzen 5 3600] -- stuttering and FPS drops in every game ?

    Specs: Gigabyte RTX 2070S (default settings) (40-50 idle and 60-70 on high loads) Ryzen 5 3600 (auto oc) (40 idle and ~70 on high load) ASUS Crosshair VI Hero mobo Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 16GB 3200mhz (3600mhz oc with xmp) PSU 650W Dual monitor setup full hd 144 DP + 60 HDMI PC worked...
  14. Crowywoey

    Question PC Stuttering (Only while loading?)

    Hello all, My PC, which I have owned for just over a year now, has started to stutter on games and Windows startup. This only began about 3/4 weeks ago while playing a game of CS:GO. My PC started freezing up really badly, so I decided to check Task Manager and my Memory usage was at 100% from...
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    [SOLVED] Random freezing and I can't find out if the issue is software- or hardware-related

    Specs: i7 - 8700k Asus Strix 2080 OC Asus Prime Z370-A Samsung 970 EVO Plus (windows installed here) Samsung 860 SSD Corsair Dominator RGB DDR4 3200MHz 32GB Corsair RM650x 650W (v2) I'm struggling with random freezes, and I can't locate if the issue is hardware- or software-related. I've...
  16. R

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600x? Pc freezing

    I have a ryzen 5 5600x, ASUS ROG B450-F GAMING motherboard, GTX 1070, 3600MHZ CL18 corsair vengeance ram 8x2 GB I bought the ryzen 5 5600x and my 3070 is coming. I Replaced my ryzen 5 3600 today with the 5 5600x. My usbs have disconnected constantly a few times every minute ( headphones...
  17. elric91

    Question Stuttering after change to ssd and clean windows 10 install on a toshiba laptop(from 100 fps to 60 fps)still stuttering

    i have a toshiba laptop with a gt740 m nvidia card and a hd graphics 4600( i now they are old) ,i change the hhd hardrive for a crucial bx 240 gb ssd.before the change i was playing games normally smooth on 80-120 fps,on 1280x720 ,on low textures and everything,Now with the change i am playing...
  18. D

    Question I'm experiencing lags and stutters on a brand new gaming pc

    This problem isn't new to me. My old PC always stuttered, especially in games and sometimes even while browsing. That's why i decided to build myself a new gaming PC, but the problem persisted. I have changed every single part, GPU, CPU , RAM, Mobo and PSU except for my HDD and SSD, Therefore...
  19. Yatoumori

    [SOLVED] Low FPS in games (such as GTA V and Overwatch)

    My PC build isn't all that new or anything, but I don't think these games should be completely impossible to play in the lowest graphics settings. My specs are GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, Intel Core i5-9400, 8 GB RAM. Malwarebytes & superantispyware don't bring up any issues. Background programs are...
  20. razvancartofu

    Question What's the cause of all this stuttering

    Hello everyone, first post here so forgive me for any noob mistakes. Ever since 2017 when I bought this laptop (Lenovo Y520), it's been lagging and stuttering like crazy, even on low settings, on games that it should easily run. Basically I get a few seconds of smooth 60fps , but then it...
  21. Pivor

    Question Microstuttering and low FPS on Apex Legends with high-end PC (stock i7-4790k + RX 5700XT)

    Hello brothers, I have a problem I'm dealing since i brought my pc, i thought that my pc is beast, but it seems like it lack performance. When I play any games i got random framedrops, stuttering and low fps in majority gameplay. My Spec: MSI Gaming 5 z97 (prob best for my CPU, updated BIOS)...
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    Question Mouse Lag and Stuttering

    Hi All, Over the past few weeks I built a new PC and I am having trouble with my wireless mice (Logitech MX Master 3,MX Performance, MX vertical.). The problem: Its as if there is a spot on the mousepad where the mouse gets stuck and stutters. When I lift the mouse up and place it back down...
  23. J

    Question Why I am getting constant lag/stuttering without a visible reason?

    I've never had problems, but one day it started and it hasn't stopped. There is no malware, and all temperatures in the GPU and CPU are okay. Also, the stuttering is more visible (harder) in DirectX games, I think. Not 100% sure. There is no stuttering/lag when doing a benchmark. As said before...
  24. Zstar14

    Question New Y540 stuttering while gaming

    Just bought a y540 gaming laptop, 1660ti - 9750h - 16gb ram running 2666 dual c - 60hz screen - 256ssd & 1tb hdd model. On every single game i launch it stutters, even with capped 60 fps & vsync on or off ( regular frametime spikes - mostly when moving in game). Afterburner shows cpu/gpu having...
  25. XZerodoll

    [SOLVED] My cpu is bottlenecking my gpu

    I have a 2080ti with an i7 7820X and a 1080p monitor, whenever I play, I will have stuttering here and there and freezes in mostly every open world game. I was going to go buy the new ryzen 4000 cpu along with their new graphics card and a 1440p monitor. But I have to wait 3 months for this, is...