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Unhappy Fps Drops in All games - 07-25-2013, 19:17 | posts: 1

For the last few months or so i have had Fps drops in all games i play. i have had 3 different graphics cards and i experienced same FPS drops. Most games i play include dota2/diablo3/skyrim

i seem to get a constant solid fps at 120 or 70 or 80 depending on what game and settings but nothing i seem to try has stopped these fps drops. In dota i can play for a few mins at 120 fps then my fps will divebomb to about 20-30 for around 10 seconds and then return to 120 fps.

I have applied new paste and even fit a new fan but my temps seem to read find when these spikes happen and im out of ideas. i have changed power settings that other threads have suggested and reformatted and defrag countless times.

this was taken from opening the game, playing for a few moments and experiencing a few fps drops then coming out of the game to take the screenshot.

   
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Default 07-26-2013, 11:47 | posts: 2

it feels like theres something wrong with your vsync.try modding the settings in your nvidia control panel under manage 3d settings vsync.Maybe setting it to adaptive might help you.
   
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Default 07-26-2013, 13:20 | posts: 660 | Location: The Netherlands

looking at the fluctuating GPU usage (it's waiting for data), there seems to be a bottleneck in some other part of your PC.

How's that CPU doing?
   
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GPU load is all over the place.....try capping your frame rate to maybe 75fps.
   
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