GPU usage while gaming Tags: PC gaming GPUs Video Games Games Gaming Last response: June 9, 2012 2:59 PM in Video Games Share Anonymous a b 4 Gaming June 9, 2012 4:45:02 AM I play a few video games on my PC, and I noticed after a while that the game gets laggy though my GPU usage is only 20-25%. Does anyone how to make games use more GPU power so they can perform better? ~thanks More about : gpu usage gaming fantastik250 June 9, 2012 5:33:47 AM What kind of computer do you have? Can you list out the parts and specifications? m 0 l venjhammet June 9, 2012 11:13:53 AM Have you tried monitoring your GPU and as well as your CPU temp? Could be heat issue. m 0 l Related resources Low GPU usage while gaming - Forum GPU Usage Spikes UP/Down/Up/Down While Gaming - Forum GPU Usage dropping while gaming - Forum Best software for monitoring cpu and gpu usage+temperatures while playing a game? - Forum High gpu usage and low cpu usage while gaming - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer RyQril June 9, 2012 11:28:18 AM Quote:Does anyone how to make games use more GPU power so they can perform better? it depends on the game engine / graphics settings. it would be helpful if you post your pc specs m 0 l 13thmonkey a b 4 Gaming June 9, 2012 11:43:33 AM venjhammet said:Have you tried monitoring your GPU and as well as your CPU temp? Could be heat issue. +1 m 0 l Anonymous a b 4 Gaming June 9, 2012 2:46:09 PM The computer I use to play games is a laptop. The specs are: CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 @ 2GHz RAM: 4 GB DDR2 VGA: NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS HDD: 320GB OS: Win7 Ult. x64 SP1 m 0 l RyQril June 9, 2012 2:59:03 PM Quote:The computer I use to play games is a laptop. The specs are: CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 @ 2GHz RAM: 4 GB DDR2 VGA: NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS HDD: 320GB OS: Win7 Ult. x64 SP1 its heating problem can you post your temps on idle and on load and also what games you're playing? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources GPU Usage never at 100% while gaming, no bottleneck Forum SolvedGPU Usage fluctuating while playing games Forum SolvedGpu power usage spiking while watching movies or idling in games in full screen Forum My GPU usage drops to 0.0 while gaming Forum GPU and CPU usage drop to 0 every 5 seconds while gaming Forum Gpu Usage Drops while Gaming Forum Is it bad if my GPU usage is low while gaming? Forum 20% GPU usage and Micro-stuttering while gaming Forum AMD 7770 GPU usage goes to 99% while gaming and crashes Forum GPU Usage fluctuating while playing games Forum Low GPU usage while playing games ? Forum SolvedWhy am i getting only 80% GPU usage in AC4 while getting 99% in BF4? Forum SolvedLow cpu usage while gaming Forum Solvedcpu usage high while gaming Forum GPU usage spiking while doing nothing/idle? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !