Why isnt my pc performing Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: February 1, 2013 10:17 AM in Systems Share niruto12 February 1, 2013 8:39:19 AM Hi so i just got myself a pretty nice pc, or atleast so i think. But i am getting the feeling that it isnt performing as it should, and with that i mean that it seems weaker then what i expected i cant play Borderlands on ultra without the fps dropping to 5-10 (full res) and i cant even play crysis 3 beat on full resolution on LOW i cant play guild wars 2 on ultra without the fps dropping to 10 (currently playing on medium, full res at 35 fps) another example is slender the eight pages i cant play i on ultra aswell PC SPECS: OCZ Intern SSD 128GB Agility 4 Series SATA III 2.5" (AGT4-25SAT3-128G) G.Skill RipjawsX 16GB DDR3 PC-14900 1866MHz (F3-14900CL10D-16GBXL) (2x8GB) Western Digital Black 500GB SATA III (7200 RPM / 64MB Cache) Cooler Master CPU Kylare Hyper 212 Evo Corsair Powersupply HX750 (PSU) 750 W + 80+ GOLD CERTIFIED Asus DVD±R/RW/RAM DL 24X SATA BULK BLACK Cooler Master HAF 912 Plus Midi Tower Intel® Core i5-3570K Processor Gpu: EVGA GeForce GTX 680 SC+ w/Backplate ASrock z77 extreme4 Windows 7 Ultimate Eng 64bit CD Did i overate my pc or is there something funny going on? Any recomendations on improvments? should i get a second gpu? THHAAANKS IN ADVANCE More about : isnt performing gussrtk February 1, 2013 8:42:16 AM you dont need a second gpu. all drivers up to date? how are the temperatures? your build should perform like you expected it.... niruto12 February 1, 2013 8:43:59 AM Yes all the drivers are up to date, and the case is cool aswell as the components Related resources Why isnt my pc performing as it should - Forum Why isn't my PC performing - Forum Why isn't my build performing as expected? - Forum I think I know why my custom build isn't performing as well as I had hoped. - Forum Why isn't my graphics card performing as well as it should be? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer niruto12 February 1, 2013 8:44:58 AM gussrtk said:you dont need a second gpu. all drivers up to date? how are the temperatures? your build should perform like you expected it.... What do u mean with expected it? is it supposed tp perform better or worse? niruto12 February 1, 2013 8:51:24 AM Plz anyone? mykebrian February 1, 2013 9:03:35 AM have you tried going to power option and changed the power plan to high performance? niruto12 February 1, 2013 9:53:50 AM How do i do that? rog02 February 1, 2013 10:03:34 AM You can set your hardware in high performance mode using BIOS. When you enter BIOS, you will probably see three options - 1) Quite 2) Normal 3) Performance. You can choose one. Lets see if it works. mattboymatt February 1, 2013 10:12:09 AM try removing a gpu because it might be that the psu is having trouble powering both at full whack Kurz February 1, 2013 10:17:08 AM Get a CPU and GPU Temp Monitoring. I feel like the CPU or the GPU is throttling back to make sure it doesn't cook itself. Real Temp, GPU-Z Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Question on why my memory isn't performing 100% Forum PC isnt performing very well at all Forum SolvedWhy isn't my custom pc working? Forum Why isn't a new GPU working with my PC? Forum SolvedWhy isn't my pc booting up? Forum Why isnt my xbox files on my flash drive showing on my pc Forum why is my pc under performing Forum Why isnt my xbox files on my flash drive showing on my pc Forum Why aren't we seeing decent performing APUs in the consumer PC market when AMD appears quite capable of manufacturing them? Forum SolvedMy i5 4670k isn't performing nearly as well as other 4670k's Forum SolvedGTX 670 SLI isnt performing right!!! Forum SolvedIf the 880's are coming out in September, why isn't there a release date yet? Forum SolvedMy computer isn't performing as well as it should be. Forum SolvedNvidia card isn't performing as it should Forum SolvedWhy isn't my second hdd recognized after reinstall of windows 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !