Overclocking makes my games slow Tags: Graphics Cards Overclocking Power Supplies Games Last response: September 1, 2010 12:04 AM in Overclocking Share mohsentux August 28, 2010 6:36:12 PM as i said on thread's title i think when i overclock my hd 4870 games get slower not faster my power supply is 650w and i don't know what the problem is. could you help More about : overclocking makes games slow yo_yo2400 August 28, 2010 6:50:19 PM It could be getting too hot and thats causing it to slow itself down to compensate for the cooling issue. Run one of the benchmarks with it oced and then standard see what happens. MrMooky September 1, 2010 12:04:32 AM Install MSI Afterburner and monitor the heat. My card whould do this when overheating. If heat is the cause, you need to find a solution or you'll burn your card out. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow do you make a low spec PC play new awesome games? my Pc is so slow! solution SolvedHow much difference would overclocking my Q6600 make in games? Forum Can Having Games On My Laptop Make Other Games Slow When I Run Them? solution I have also GT 220 X-ZNF2, but it is slowing on normal desktop also and it make my pc slow ! And in games it used to much lagS solution Solvedwill overclocking my netbook make it a better gaming netbook and how do i overclock? solution SolvedGPU Makes PC boot up slow solution SolvedHELP! CD/DVD makes computer slow solution Solved$3000 PC for film making (Adobe After Effects, Premier, Photoshop, Audition) and gaming and overclocking solution SolvedR9 280 Flickering/Slow Loading Textures + Shadows In Multiple Games solution SolvedNew gaming pc makes buzzing/crackling noises when attempting to play games. solution SolvedComputer running slow when playing big games solution SolvedDoes a 144hz Display makes sense for 60fps gaming? solution SolvedGames running very slow. solution Solvedcan overclocking a cpu slow down your ram speed? solution SolvedScreen lag or slow frame rate when playing games solution Solvedrecently upgraded and all games running slow solution SolvedSlow performance in 2014 games and svchost.exe using alot of memory Win7 64x solution SolvedAlt tab makes things slow Forum SolvedWhy does my games run slow on idle solution Solvedwhat makes games run faster solution More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !