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I think my hard drive is causing low fps
Jan 31, 2014, 8:05 AM
my hard drive is making a soft grinding noise under heavy loads and believe it's causing frame drops in games. I dropped my pc about a month ago and its been doing it ever since
gtx 780 ti
wd 500gb hdd
gskill ripjaw 1600
roswill lightning 800w psu
msi 970a g46 mobo
Jan 31, 2014
hard drive causing low fps
Jan 31, 2014, 8:14 AM
Hard drive making grinding noises? And only doing this after being dropped?
You need a new hard drive.
Jan 31, 2014, 8:15 AM
very much doubt it more likely either your processor or gpu is throghtile due to tempature of power restrictions im leaning towards tempatures can you use HW monitor to check you cpu and gpu temps?
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Jan 31, 2014, 12:11 PM
My gpu is at 27°C and in heavy loads never goes above 35°C my cpu is at 28°C and never goes above 60°C even when overclocked I have a Cooler master liquid cooler
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