Hi guys just want to ask if anybody is having the same issue or could help me out with my setup.
I just bought Diablo 3 the other day and noticed that when it was playing the intro video, the video would be jerky like its dropping frames intermittently. I can tell that on certain parts the playback would be smooth but most of the time it would be jerky.
This issue only arises on video playback, during the game I don't experience any drops in frames.
I tried reinstalling drivers and disabling hyper threading and still wouldn't fix the issue.
I also noticed a buzzing sound that the my speaker makes thats syncs with CPU activity, its a faint high frequency sound that changes according to how busy the computer or if its accessing the HDD, I have a feeling that these two issues are related. I'm at work right now but I read somewhere that the buzzing issue can be fixed by altering the power state of the CPU. I will do that when I get home, but just posting this today to get more ideas.
Here is my setup
i3-2120 8GB Patriot Ram HIS IceqX 6870 Gigabyte Z68-d3H-B3 OCZ Petrol 128 GB
More about6870 video playback jerky
turn v sync on
Im sorry I forgot to mention that with VSYNC on, that is when the video becomes choppy. With it off, It's smooth but I get screen tearing.