Forum discussion tagged with utilization.
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    Question Multiple Games Having Low FPS Unless I switch back and forth between video settings

    Hey Everyone, I am at my wits end. Several games are having an issue where I am experiencing huge FPS and performance drops unless I manually change in-game resolution, monitor, full-screen/windowed mode, etc. Even after doing that, the problem seems to come back after any loading screen, or...
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    Question CPU and GPU Usage

    Hello, I have a RTX 2060 and a i7-9700KF with 16GB of DDR4 ram, I game on this unit and in most games I am finding my GPU usage to be very low (35% or less) and in other games I am finding both my GPU and CPU usage to be below 35%. Just looking for pointers of things to investigate first...
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    Question CPU utilization under 5% ingame, works at 100% in benchmark tests

    Hi! This is my first post here so I apologize if not all info needed is included. I build my pc yesterday and everything seems to work fine except for the CPU when trying to play games. When playing the total CPU Utilization is usually around 5% +-1 with only one core carrying the heavy load...
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    Question Fps is low but all resources running at around 40-60%.

    This seems to be a common problem but I've tried every fix and spent hours monitoring my hardware utilization and fps but have seen absolutely no results. I like to play Destiny 2 and my frames are inconsistent between 60 and 80 fps on a 144 Hz monitor. Sometimes I can even have frame skips, but...
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    [SOLVED] PC Weak link

    Hello everyone, I have a lot of information and even if it might be boring to read it might help to understand my problem. I have played World of Warcraft for a long time. And my pc could never handle it. I always had to lower the settings in order to receive an optimal performance. The final...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 5800x high utilisation and temperature ?

    My new ryzen 7 5800x has high utilization (and temp) in “idle”. For example, during a maven build my cpy utilization goes up to 90% sometimes with a temp of 65/70C (or even more). I know that 5800x is a very hot cpu (and i don’t have a good cooler - see spec below), so my concern is about...
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    Question CPU and GPU Utilization

    I have a i7-7700k CPU and my GPU is an RTX 2700 Super. My motherboard is a "GIGABYTE GA-H270-HD3 LGA1151 Intel H270 2-Way Crossfire ATX DDR4 Motherboard". The main game that I play right now is rust. My frames are "decent" I guess i get around 70 on average. However it freezes a lot usually...
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    [SOLVED] please help... gpu utilization

    so, i have tried every single method i could find on how to increase the utilization of the gpu but none seem to work... i tried turning off low latency mode, threaded optimization and setting power manageent to max performance in the 3d settings section of nvidia control panel. i tried...
  9. isneak

    [SOLVED] 40% utilization on i9 9900k 4.8ghz and RTX 3070 in Battlefield 1?!

    I just booted up bf1 after a long absent. I noticed I had really bad fps, around 100fps. I checked with Rivatuner and I had 40-50 gpu and cpu utilization. The game is running in directx12 off as standard. No overclocks. Why is this happening?!
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    [SOLVED] Full RAM not being utilized

    Hello, I have been having some issues with my RAM for the last month. Not sure what caused the issues though. My pc started running very slow and programs were crashing so I checked task manager to find that my PC only showed half the amount of RAM was installed. I did a bunch of tests (none...
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    [SOLVED] GPU Utilization never above 40%

    My system consists of an i5 4690K at 4.3GHz and a GTX 1080 FTW 2, 16GB ram All around a very fast system, but in battlefield 4 I do notice that my GPU utilization never goes past %40 and that's even a stretch. CPU sits at 100% the whole time Any Ideas? I can't imagine a 1080 bottlenecks an i5...
  12. OmerMa

    [SOLVED] will it hurt my gpu if i keep the GPU on 100% utilization 24/7 (RTX 2070 SUPER)

    will it hurt my gpu if i keep the GPU on 100% utilization 24/7 i use rtx 2070 super to mine btc and im on 100% utilization so will it hurt my gpu? also my gpu temp is 56 always thank you for your answer
  13. m0rdecai

    [SOLVED] Help! Low FPS with Low CPU and GPU Usage.

    I recently picked up Escape From Tarkov and while trying to get as many frames as possible with the lowest settings, I found out that I was averaging 50 fps while my CPU and GPU were both sitting around 50% usage. I knew going into EFT with a 1080 wouldn't blow me away but when I'm only getting...
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    Question Why is my gpu utilization in games lower than 50%?

    Specs: RX 5700xt Ryzen 5 3600x 16gb DDR4 3600mhz MSI MAG b550 tomahawk 2tb team group SSD i have just built a new pc and In the few games i have downloaded so far and tested on i only seem to be getting no more than 50% gpu utilization max at any time with around 30% cpu utilization, im pretty...
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    [SOLVED] can I make my CPU run at regular speeds while having max processor state capped?

    When I have my max processor state capped, the speeds my system is able to run are capped too. 95% cap only lets me run at 2.09GHz, 99% cap only lets me run at 2.19GHz while my CPU is capable of turbo boosting to 4GHz. When I uncap it, I have power limit throttling issues and a lot of CPU...
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    Question CPU utilization dropping in game, along with core count drops causing stutters

    I am having stuttering issues on warzone, and I have tried so many fixes and nothing has worked. A couple days ago, I tried to disable/limit power limit throttling, and it appeared it worked quite well. Now, I was having those stutters again and this time, I tried turning on different things to...
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    [SOLVED] 0% Utilization

    Hello, I have the problem for AMD cards utilization, when I checked PC's manage detect 2 video cards also task manager but Really don't work. https://prnt.sc/spidgp https://prnt.sc/spifg5
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    Question CPU Bottlenecking my Laptop

    So I recently bought a new ASUS gaming laptop, and I noticed that when I play games (namely RDR2) my CPU utilization is at a constant 100% while my GPU utilization hovers around 50-60%. It's such a shame to see my nice 1660ti wasted like this, especially as I could have opted for a 1050 and it...
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    [SOLVED] GPU and CPU not utilizing fully on GTA

    Hey so i played GTA on my Ryzen 1500x and GTX 1070. The problem was that it lagged and i had high end GPU. The issue was my Ram. My ram was 1x8gb 2133Mhz which is not good for a Ryzen so i went and bought 2x8GB Ryzen compatible 3200Mhz. I saw little difference to FPS. I should've gotten like 30%...
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    [SOLVED] GPU and CPU not fully utilizing

    Hey. So i bought GTX 1070 and it is not performing as well as in youtube videos and i think it has to do with the ram. It is 1 ram stick in a dual stick motherboard and im suspecting its bottlenecking my system. Gpu temp does not exceed 70 C and Cpu does not exceed 50 C. One example is GTA V on...
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    Question Jerky/laggy mouse movements when cpu @ 100% utilization

    Okay so this issue has driven me nuts. Whenever my CPU reaches 100% utilization, my mouse movements is all stuttery, laggy and jerky. This started since I upgraded my GPU. I uninstalled my drivers with help from DDU. SPECS: i5 6400 MSI RTX 2060 (upgraded from 970) 8 GB Ram in single channel...
  22. StupidComputers

    SPECTRE and/or MELTDOWN first hand experience?

    Does anyone actually have first hand experience with these issues? I feel like the whole SPECTRE/MELTDOWN scare was more of a way for the industry to scare ppl into buying new hardware since for a while there it was really not worth it to upgrade systems and DDR4 was struggling to gain...
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    DNS not changing?

    Hi all a question if I may?. I’ve been reading about DNS leaks especially using your own isp dns so I discovered dns.watch as they state no logs. In my ASUS router under WAN SETTINGS if dns automatic is ticked and do a leak test the results are NTT Europe Limited and not my isp Virgin Media...
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    ryzen 1600 + gtx 1080 or ryzen 1700 + gtx 1070

    Hello,need help to build pc.which is better combo? im using 1080p 144hz monitor..thanks alot 1) ryzen 1700 zotac gtx 1070 amp extreme asrock ab350 fatal1ty gaming k4 g skill trident z rgb 2x8gb 3200mhz 120gb sandisk plus ssd 1tb seagate baracuda hdd evga g3 650w full modular usd45 case total...
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    core2duo E6600 running below the stock speed

    i have a C2D E6600 its stock speed is 2.4Ghz but its runing on 1.8ghz so i just enabled overclocking and kept the stock multiplier and frequency same [9x266] but when i do that my sound gets disturbed makes flickering noisy. dont know what to do , its messing with my fps in game
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    How am i being blocked from home wifi

    Been stayin with my brother for a while and we got into this online game. However my brother being the jerk that he is went ahead and decided to block my xbox frm the internet (he has verizon fios). On the xbox i can see it is still connected to the wifi, but im not able to access any online...
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    swapping pcb chips in HDD

    is it necessary that the replacement pcb chip no, must match all the digits on the original pcb board for the hdd to work ?. i have a 500gb Western digital hdd that stopped working( didnt even spin when connected to power ) a couple of years ago. A few days ago i switched its pcb board from a...
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    wifi in tablet

    i just purchased a nobis tablet i have wifi the min i turned it on my wifi was there and it ask me if i had a google acct i said yes because i have a gmail so i put that in and my pswrd and it said signing in and i wait and wait and i even tried a new google acct with my alt email and still...
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    How much would you pay?

    I have been building a computer and I have just decided to get a laptop but I need to know if I can get enough money, my specs are a M5a97 r2.0 mobo with a amd fx-6300 3.5ghz 8gb ram 1tb hdd a evga 650g and a hd 6450. all the computer is in great condition have had it a little over 4 months and...