Questions tagged [performance]

Questions related to gaming experience with regard to metrics like frames-per-second, video quality, audio-quality, network-latency, overheating etc. Could also be related to overclocking CPU/GPU and other hardware tweaks that affect these metrics.

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Do PS4 games still get a performance upgrade on PS5 if run from external storage?

The PlayStation 5 (PS5) has the option to run PlayStation 4 (PS4) games from an external USB drive to save space on the main drive for more intensive PS5 games, which can only be run from the internal ...
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What is the fastest Minecraft launcher for versions 1.17 or 1.16.5? [closed]

Which Minecraft launcher gives the best performance in lower end computers? My specs are as follows (I know pretty old...): 3.7 GiB Ram Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M CPU @ 2.10GHz (1 physical processor; ...
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Minecraft Java - single player - Local installation vs playing from server performance

Mine is an old pc and when using some redstone and water flow based farms it is becoming laggy - CPU utilization in task manager is 100%; rest of the metrics seems fine. Even when exploring with ...
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Disabling out-of-map rendering in Rocket League

I am trying to play Rocket League on a core i7-4610m, 8gb RAM, and a SataIII SSD. I struggle to get 30 fps consistently at 720p. My display is 1080p. I have asked Psyonix, to no avail, to make a ...
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What causes the terrible FPS drop in CS:GO and why does `logadress_add 1` solve it?

Sometimes in a match on Faceit, my fps drop from ~300 to 20. Opening the ingame console and typing "logadress_add 1" will freeze my game for 3-5 seconds and afterwards my fps are back to ...
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Why does Jedi: Fallen Order runs so smooth?

disclaimer: I'm new to PC gaming and this question may be dumb, but I couldn't find anything online Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order isn't a game known for its optimization. My friend, playing with a ...
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Lag on old PC games until a gamepad is connected

Some older Windows XP games are running very slow on my Windows 10 PC. However, if a gamepad is connected before the game boots, it runs at full speed. It doesn't matter whether the game even uses ...
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FPS drop after some minutes but recovery after go window mode and go back fullscreen

I just changed my PC config. It is now: GPU Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 8GB GDDR5X RAM Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 PC-24000 16GB 2x8GB CL15 CPU AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 3.6GHz BOX Motherboard Gigabyte X570 ...
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Minecraft running slow but resource usage is low

I am trying to help a friend of mine get his Minecraft instance running decently. He has a workstation laptop with an i7 (3rd gen, not sure which exact model), a Nvidia Quadro K3000M, 16 GB RAM and an ...
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How to get better performance from Minecraft on a i7-8750H and RTX 2070 [duplicate]

I have been looking around everywhere to find a way so I can improve the performance of Minecraft on my laptop but not sure what to do so far I have been using things like optifine which does help to ...
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Minehut lobby fps low

Whenever I join the main minehut lobby I get a considerable drop of fps. The frames I get range from 10-30. I also know that my settings are fine because when I join hypixel my frames are above 500. ...
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Touhou 6 random lag spikes

Every 10 seconds or so, the game freezes for about 0.2-0.5 seconds while reporting to run on constant 62.50 FPS. I'm running Win10, here's what I've tried: "OBS-fix", setting the graphics ...
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Expected latency for LoL-Wild Rift?

My latency for League of Legends Wild Rift ranges from ~500-600ms, whereas I can play League of Legends on my laptop at ~30-35ms. Why is Wild Rift latency 17 times higher than LoL? I have assumed that ...
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Is there anyway to clear lag from minecraft? [duplicate]

I just wanted to know because my computer is very old. Please don't say things like "turn your render distance down" and things like that.
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FORTNITE: Always a connection error on the first try

Whenever I play FORTNITE (Battle Royale), it fails to join a game on the first try. On the second try, it succeeds. I get to the load screen, and the progress bar doesn't move. Finally, after a ...
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How much does a minecraft bedrocks server affect internet speed?

I share a internet router with my neighbors and they run a minecraft : bedrock edition server that is on all the time even when they're not at online. I assume they run it on a raspberry PI or a ...
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On my older laptop or desktop, NVidia drivers won't work properly?

I have an older PC, and installed Linux on it to give it some new life. It has a gaming gpu in it, but it won't run games nearly as fast now. So I read you need the proprietary nvidia driver as the ...
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How can I get a modded minecraft server running smoothly on a personal computer? [closed]

I'm looking to run a modded minecraft server (1.12.2) for myself and a friend to play on. There are quite a few mods we're looking to use, and I'd like to know what I can do to make the server run ...
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Benchmarking doom eternal

Is there any built-in benchmark in Doom Eternal? I'd like to play with video options to squeeze as much as possible out of my PC and I am looking for a consistent way to measure the performance ...
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How to reduce Roblox lag on a possibly Potato PC

I'm looking for ways to further reduce/remove lag from my possibly potato PC. I did reduce most of the quality settings from the Roblox studio, and only plays games on lowest possible settings. But, ...
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Are there any good fixes for late game performance or is all hope lost?

I have a really buff PC IMO: 16GB 2800Mhz RAM 12 Thread i7-3930K SSD gtx 780ti And I've settled with only playing medium-size systems. Yet the end-game events will inevitably lag my PC (...
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Is it safe to run a heavy game in a non-gaming laptop?

I have an Acer laptop with a dedicated graphics card GeForce 940MX, Core i5, but one single cooler (it's not a gaming laptop by any stretch of the imagination). It's thin, which causes little ...
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Why do i get Tearing/Graphics lag when FPS >= 60 on Rainbow Six Game / All games?

no matter on which way i achieve FPS >= 60 on Rainbow 6 (and other games), there is screen lag or tearing i do not know what it is exactly. Can anyone help? I have tried all kind of monitors, ...
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Will setting up RAID 1 on secondary HDD(s) where games are installed affect performance? [closed]

I'm recently setting up a new computer and was trying to decide if I should set up RAID 1 on my computer for data redundancy purposes. (so I don't lose data if a drive fails) My setup has a small (...
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How to improve FPS in Borderlands 1, 2 (normal and VR) and Pre-Sequel on a high resolution 4K monitor on PC?

I got myself a 4K monitor and at its native resolution the Borderlands games give me low FPS: Borderlands GOTY Enhanced (remaster with all DLCs and support for high resolutions built-in) Borderlands ...
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Does Jurassic Park: Operation Genesis run better on Xbox 360 or the Xbox?

I just bought Jurassic Park: Operation Genesis for my original Xbox, but it runs very slowly. If I were to buy an Xbox 360 and download the game on it, will it run better than it does on the original ...
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CPU requirements for Minecraft Server?

Most questions ask about how much RAM or how much bandwidth a Minecraft server needs, but I haven't found much information on CPU requirements. Let's say I have the following specs for a dedicated ...
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(Java Minecraft 1.14) Datapack scoreboard timer optimization?

Let's say that I have a scoreboard which acts as a timer for armorstands doing something. Every time an armorstand's value in the scoreboard gets to x (for now, let's say x = 20) the armor stand does ...
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In Apex Legends, Players are very jerky/laggy, stuttering players

TLDR; network sucks, framerate great The game RENDERS at about 40fps, which is fine, but the players move at about 3 FPS. I'm certain it's not a framerate issue as I can still look around and it ...
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Low FPS even though GPU memory is not fully consumed [closed]

In games like, for example, Ghost Recon: Wildlands, there is an indicator to show how much of the GPU memory is being used when changing settings. However, why is it that even though the total usage ...
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Trials Rising: Poor performance (low FPS) for Laptop with Hybrid Graphic (Intel HD530 / GeForce GTX965M)

I run Trials Rising on my XMG P406 Laptop. The configuration: Intel Core i7-6700HQ CPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M I get a framerate of 15 FPS, which is not playable. In "Advanced options" of Trials ...
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Frequency redstone VS Loop command block,performance?

I want to make a clock with a precision of one second. So,there are two ways to do this. 1、a redstone clock.(one second)And a commond_block [/scoreboard players add @e[name=Time] Time 1. 2、3 ...
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How to fix Minecraft lag & improve performance on latest OSX 10.14.1

I'm on the newest Macbook Pro using Mohjave, 10.14.1. And I have Optifine installed with all video settings set to either off, or fast and stuff moving around is super laggy and jerky. It's not the ...
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Does the type of hard drive affect load times for an Xbox 360 Slim?

I currently have a 300 GB solid-state external USB 2.0 hard drive connected to my Xbox 360 slim and install / load games from it. Would load times in my games improve if I use the SATA drives (...
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Which way do the fade sliders in Skyrim go?

I've looked around the web before but never clearly understood (and never observed the effects in-game from) these sliders. What do the "Object Fade", "Grass Fade", "Light Fade" etc sliders mean, and ...
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Weird performance issue with Assassin's Creed on Laptop with GTX 1060

So I have bought a new laptop relatively recently: an Asus Rog GL502vm which has a GTX 1080, i5-7300hq, and 8GB of RAM. So I decided to put it through its passes, and installed Assassin's Creed ...
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Why can't I get more than 60 FPS in CS:GO?

How can I overcome low fps on NVIDIA Geforce 940 MX? I get only 60 fps. This is frustating as this graphics card should be good enough for this light weight game. Graphics Driver version : 391.01 ...
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How can I determine the bottleneck for block lag?

There are some questions on this already, but many of them seem to apply to 1.9 only, or be caused by a broken version of Java. What I want to know instead is how to actually determine the bottleneck ...
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Minecraft Optifine Lagometer - meaning of white bar?

I am currently trying to figure out why Minecraft is running extremely slow on a specific computer. So I enabled the lagometer an it shows me a huge white bar. Unfortunately, the meaning of white is ...
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Can my PC run modern games with 4GB of RAM? [duplicate]

Can my PC run games like GTA 5, Mass Effect Andromeda, Witcher 3? My question is specific to RAM requirements for the game. My system specs are: CPU: i3 7100 Kaby Lake RAM: 4 GB Adata GPU: Nvidia ...
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Periodic FPS drops in CS:GO

My ingame FPS drops every few seconds from ~200 to ~20. The game starts perfectly, and in the beginning it runs smoothly, and after a map change it always starts the FPS drops and will not get better ...
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What actions can I undertake before starting a game to ensure it runs as smoothly as possible?

What actions can I undertake before launching a game to ensure it runs as smoothly as possible? I'm talking about software actions (killing processes, stopping services, changing CPU affinity, power ...
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Why is CoD: MW2's performance poor running under Low settings?

I am playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 in 'Low' settings, I have a Core2Duo processor clocked at 2.8 GHz, 2GB RAM, an nVidia GT 218 Ion PCI x1 slot 512mb 64 bit GPU. Its more than the games ...
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Major lag on Minecraft Servers ( I have good fps)

Lately I am getting very bad lag on every server (e.g Skyrealms Hypixel Mineplex and every other multiplayer server that I like to play). I have tried reinstalling Minecraft, logging out and logging ...
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Minecraft: weird lag issues for a certain player on my Vanilla 1.11.2 server

Basically I'm running a Vanilla server (1.11.2) on my computer and one player has suddenly started having a strange lag/packet loss issue. Symptoms 10 or so second joining time The player can open ...
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Minecraft wrong FPS

I've played a bit with Minecraft Windows 10 edition which is awesome fast and fluid. I've then tried the demo version of the original game, but it happens to feel laggy. What I don't understand, is ...
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Reduce Minecraft Redstone lag

I've been playing on the same single-player world in Minecraft for about 3 years or more now, and I at some point I began having lower and lower FPS. What was strange was that I only had that issue ...
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How do I find out which mods are causing performance drops?

So I've just installed the Skyrim Special Edition and customized it with about 100 mods using Nexus Mod Manager. But even though I can play a heavily modded regular Skyrim without problems, I'm now ...
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Improve FPS in Fallout 4

My PC has integrated graphics, an AMD Radeon HD 7660D APU (3.4 GHz). I've done a clean install of the latest driver for it, but I still get atrocious FPS in Fallout 4. It stutters so much that it is ...
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Why do I have low FPS on a good PC?

So I was playing Minecraft with shaders at around 50 - 80 fps 10 minutes ago. then i disconnected and minimised minecraft so I could make a new wallpaper in paint.net. Then when I got back into my ...