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? 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. Related resources AMD 7770 GPU usage goes to 99% while gaming and crashes - Forum 20% GPU usage and Micro-stuttering while gaming - Forum Gtx 660 97%+ GPU usage while idle (PhysX) - Forum My GPU usage is at 99% while the computer is idle - Forum 580's dropping to 0% 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 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 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 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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources FPS drop and CPU usage drop while playing any game Forum Lower 9800 GTX usage while gaming Forum Low system usage while gaming Forum Low GPU and CPU usage in all games? Forum Low GPU usage in certain games Forum 4870 Low GPU usage when gaming Forum Low amd gpu usage 7970 Forum ~50% GPU Usage (Mirror's Edge) Forum GPU Usage /Voltage/Core clock spiking? Forum Radeon HD 7770 GPU usage is low Forum 7970 Crossfire X low GPU Usage Forum PS3, and Wii adding to wired network. Forum [Solved] Xbox 360 questions Forum How to Optimize my gaming stream? Forum How long will my system last me for gaming 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 !