CPU Holding my fps down? Tags: Graphics Cards CPUs FPS Graphics Last response: August 21, 2010 8:39 PM in Graphics & Displays Share g9672001 August 21, 2010 8:06:08 PM I have GT5016E Gateway and GT240...I get around 20-30 fps on borderlands...-.-... I was wondering if my CPU is holding my graphic card down because im almost sure a Gt240 can run with at least 60fps on borderlands or at LEAST A.V.A REs at: 1920x1080 GT5016E http://support.gateway.com/s/PC/R/GTModels/5427/5427sp2... More about : cpu holding fps Helltech a c 153 U Graphics card August 21, 2010 8:13:15 PM What resolution do you play at? m 0 l ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card a c 105 à CPUs August 21, 2010 8:36:53 PM its your CPU, borderlands is not a very demanding game for modern graphic cards http://www.yougamers.com/gameometer/10362/ m 0 l Related resources One of 4 screws holding down CPU Cooler stripped - Forum CPU clocks down on low-FPS games - Forum Will my CPU hold back FPS? - Forum Will my CPU hold back FPS? - Forum Will my CPU hold back FPS? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer g9672001 August 21, 2010 8:37:20 PM 1920x1080 and borderlands were all on low with no shadows or effects m 0 l ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card a c 105 à CPUs August 21, 2010 8:39:57 PM you have at least 2GB of RAM? the GT240 may not be able to run Borderlands at high 1080p but it should be able to handle it at medium settings m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUnhappy with my fps, what's holding me back? What should I spend on next? Forum CPU clocks down on low-FPS games Forum SolvedConstantly holding at 40 fps... :-( Forum SolvedI think my CPU is holding back my GPU. Any help? Forum Solvednot holding max CPU speed. Forum no hdmi signal on boot, unless holding down delete on startup Forum Cpu bottlenecking gpu down to 5 fps Forum SolvedWhat's holding down my WEI? Forum CPU at 90% + Slow down FPS? Forum keyboard keeps holding down buttons Forum SolvedRam holding back CPU? Forum Solvedis my cpu holding me back Forum Solvedcpu holding me back ? Forum EMachines laptop starts shutting down but keeps "thinking" until it is forced to shut down by holding the start/shut down Forum SolvedCPU or RAM holding back performance? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !