FPS is short for "frames per second" and is often a measurement unit of rendering performance.

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Remove 30 fps cap Asus N series

I'd like to remove the 30 fps cap on Asus N series laptop when unplugged. Unfortunately I cannot see such an option in nvidia control panel.
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Cause of lag spikes / svchost.exe?

I know some things about computers, but I'm not a computer expert. I have a decent computer with 8GB of memory, and a GTX 960. I usually have Curse, Evolve, and Steam open. (I've had this for a while, ...
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Potential Driver issue: AMD 7970GHz (Sapphire) low FPS + sudden FPS drops

I've got my rig since 2013, and there's never been any problems with it, but a couple weeks ago it started to have those weird performance issues while playing Battlefield 3/4. As I'm playing, I have ...
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What are the factors that affects a video's quality?

I am new to this website and this is my first question, really appreciate if someone can provide some advice about my current problem. I've been testing some videos on my computer to see at what ...
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Windows 8.1 mouse locked at 30fps on 60fps monitor

On my PC I am able to play a couple of games at 60fps, and my monitor refresh rate is 60fps. However, when I move my mouse around on the desktop and drag Windows from one place to another it's kind of ...
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Low FPS in games despite low GPU/CPU usage

My system: CPU: AMD FX-6350 @ 3.9Ghz GPU: AMD Radeon R9 280X RAM: 8GB DDR3 1600MHz PSU: Antec HGC-620M 620W SDD: Crucial 256GB SSD OS: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit As the title says. At first I ...
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Low frame rate in every game with capable enough hardware

MSI Afterburner Monitoring Counter-Strike : Global Offensive: Sleeping Dogs: Facts and observations CPU and GPU not fully utilized. FPS stays around 20 - 25 in every game. Temperatures are ...
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SiS Mirage 3 Graphic - windows 7 driver

i just got my new laptop and installed windows 7 and I installed SiS Mirage 3 Graphics driver, I have 3GB of ram, but games are really laggy, i get 5 - 10 fps which is really bad, i tried to install ...
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Higher ram frequency and timings slowing my games?

The RAM I have is Gskill Ripjaws X it goes up to 2133MHz at 1.6v and is XMP compatible. Before yesterday my RAM was running at the slowest speed and at 1.5 volts and when I played Smite, Black Ops 3 ...
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Low FPS on what should be a good laptop

Specifications: Model: ASUS N56JR-EH71 CPU: Intel i7-4700 HQ 2.40 GHz GPU: Geforce GTX 760m RAM: 12.0 GB OS: Windows 8.1 Resolution (monitor) 1920 x 1080 with a 60 Hertz refresh rate. ...
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GPU performance issue

I have an NVidia GTX 960 OC 4GB, my problem is that sometimes I can't run games with more than 20 FPS. I don't know why this is happening but when I restart and re-open the game again it runs normal.. ...
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How to set double fps for tbc option of video

I need to set tbc option for output video. For example, input video has 25 fps with 50 tbc and my encoded video has 25fps with 25 tbc. I used settb and video_track_timescale but these options did not ...
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Interpolation with FFmpeg

Is there a way to interpolate frames with ffmpeg? and not just copy them. I tried slowmovideo and boy it is slow. I used Twixtor in vegas and hated it. I gave megui and could not get it properly set ...
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Why does my FPS drop when I go into maximized windowed mode?

When not in Windowed mode my FPS is 50 FPS. As soon as I enter it it drops to 10 FPS. Why does this happen and how do I fix it?
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fps drop in maximized windowed mode

I have noticed when I play games in maximized windowed mode that my fps drops by close to 50%. I'm using a Surface Book with the dgpu from Nvidia. I have played with almost every setting I can think ...
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openRTSP default 25fps encoding (not 24)

I want to capture the RTSP stream from some IP cameras, and after looking around I found 2 great tools to do this: avconv and openRTSP openRTSP -u user password rtsp://10.48.34.125/axis-media/media....
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Why is the temperature of my GPU so high?

A while a go I bought a used fairly old ATI card to replace my previous card which broke. It works completely but the temperatures goes quite high unless I crank up the fans. With 40% fan speed, ...
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Does 60 fps w/ vertical sync enabled imply 60hz monitor?

I get a flat 60 FPS with my new supposed 144Hz monitor with vertical sync enabled. Shouldn't I get 144 FPS if the monitor is 144Hz? With vsync off the GPU is pushing out 200+ fps. I don't care ...
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FPS drop in every game that I played recently

Ok, this is what happened to my laptop, I have a Asus N76VZ laptop. Windows 8, Downgraded to Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 8GB RAM , GT650m 4GB Graphic Card. i7 processor. I would say a mid end gaming ...
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What types of issues would cause very poor frame rate in games like Minecraft?

I am trying to assist a friend of mine in getting minecraft running on his computer so he can play on my server. I got everything installed and running but there is a serious issue. When he loads up ...
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Can the Intel Atom Processor Z3735F play 1080p 60fps YouTube videos without dropping frames?

Intel announced the Compute Stick running on the Atom Z3735F processor. If buy this product, will I be able to watch YouTube videos at 1080p 60fps without dropping any frames? I am looking at the ...
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Change framerate on MKV container

I got a problem with playback of some MKV containers (89 items, totalling 196,3 GB). The audio+video are encoded in 25 fps, but the subs are totally out of sync - these are encoded on 23.976 fps. My ...
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ffmpeg: How does ffmpeg decide which frames to pick when fps value is specified?

I am using ffmpeg to extract 3 frames per second using this command ffmpeg -i input.flv -f image2 -vf fps=fps=3 out%d.png I am wondering if I set the fps value, then how does ffmpeg select 3 ...
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Why is my GPU not being fully utilized?

I happen to have two identical X201 Lenovo laptops, both with Windows 7 installed, latest drivers, etc. However, only one manages to run 3D computer games with decent performance. I have gone ...
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Why does avconv change the fps when deinterlacing?

I have a .MTS 1080i of 25fps (mediainfo) that I deinterlaced with avconv -i input.MTS -vf yadif -c:a copy output.mp4. As the wiki says, the default value for yadif is 0 which "outputs one frame for ...
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FPS drops when I plug my laptop in

I recently played Assassin's Creed II. When I played it while using battery power, I managed to get between 30 and 50 FPS. When I plugged in the laptop charger however, the FPS decreased to between 20 ...
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Periodic FPS drops in games, regardless of graphis card

When I play recent 3D games (Battlefield 3 & 4, Tomb Raider, Saints Row 3 & 4, etc.) I experience periodic FPS drops, e.g. in Battlefield 3 from the average of around 70-80 fps to 20-30 fps; ...
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Lenovo Y50 laptop does not perform well when Discharging [closed]

I just bought this laptop (Lenovo Ideapad Y50). I'm playing games such as Battlefield 4 (upto date DLC) and WatchDogs. Even though I set battery manger to High Performance mode game doesnt works well ...
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Video Games all run 60fps and above but randomly drop 20fps

So when I play video games on my PC, they all run at 60fps or higher but randomly throughout all my games it will drop to 25fps and lower. I know it can't be the game because it happens in all my ...
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disabling sound in a game increases FPS

Take League of Legends for example.. When I have my sound on I get an average of 50 FPS, but when I disable it my FPS rises to 60. Why Is this? I thought sounds were played using the CPU and FPS is ...
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Game drops to 0 FPS and CPU Usage drops to 0%

So for about 2 weeks now I've experienced a problem while gaming. My frame rate would drop to 0 and my computer's CPU Usage would drop to 0% at the same time. This would stay this low for up to 30 ...
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What is the lowest FPS at which the human eye can notice a flickering image? (testing this with ffmpeg)

I wanted to check what the lowest FPS is that the human eye cannot notice as flicker. I created a white jpg and a black JPG. I started with 25 fps which means that I have 24 jpg of white and 1 of ...
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Opera 19 FPS mini window

Opera 19 has a very irritating black colored mini-window in top right corner that displays FPS. It obstructs some important part of a web page. How to remove it ? Currently I am on 19.0.1326.59 , ...
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Is my CPU performing as it should?

Recently my frames in a game I play have dropped significantly. I am trying to troubleshoot this and have got the the stage of the CPU, as you can see I have an Core i7 3770k, and although I know a ...
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Ideal FPS to use

I have a C# desktop application and I am using ffmpeg as a way to 'zip' up a load of jpegs on the client PC and upload it to my server and unzip it. The number of jpegs to zip at any 1 time varies. ...
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Low fps on windows 8

I was playing The Elder Scrolls III - Morrowind on my PC, played for few days with no problem but now its fps has dropped very low. Later I noticed that wait icon animations, sticker animations on ...
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Can someone explain to me the correlation between bit rate and frame rate?

I understand the higher the FPS, the smoother the image will look at your current resolution. This also corresponds to refresh rate over the monitor. Your FPS can only go as high as your refresh rate ...
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How can i fix my low CPU usage?

I have a very expensive pretty new computer, (Asus rampage III Extreme) (Intel i7 980x) and 2 (nvidia gforce 580 SLI). So it is a good computer, but when I play games like Borderlands 2 I get much ...
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What should I do to get better FPS in gameplay [closed]

This happens with all games, not just one or two. Most are launched through Steam but not all. When I play a game, there's always a bit of lag between when I press a key/move my mouse/etc. I'd say ...
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Best way to trouble shoot hardware (FPS in game issue)

I have a Dell Studio xps, i7 core processor, with a Radeon HD 5730. When playing league of legends, my laptop goes into warp drive (fans pushing pretty hard) and of course my computer warms up. My FPS ...
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Does the DELL U2713H support 2560 x 1440 over HDMI @ 60fps [closed]

I currently have a DELL U2713HM monitor with a Max resolution of 2560 x 1440. What DELL doesn't mention on their website is this resolution is only supported via DVI-DL and DisplayPort. The max ...
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ripping interlaced video to 60fps (frames per second)

It would appear that Broadcast Television is often 1080i30 (60 fields/s), and non-movie DVDs (example, instructional or TV shows) are 60fields/s as well, at some lower resolution (480i?) However, ...
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CPU Bottlenecking GPU?

At the moment I have these specs: BIOSTAR Group, A770E3 motherboard CPU: Processor AMD Athlon(tm) II X3 450 Processor, 3200 Mhz, 3 Core(s), 3 Logical Processor(s) RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 12GB (3 ...
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Gaming performance bad on M17x (GTX 680m)

I'm having problems with gaming performance and have no idea how to solve it right now. I know this machine should be able to perform better than this and I was hoping for some tips. Hopefully I'll ...
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Why is GPU core clock cutting itself in half?

I'm using Afterburner to "natively" overclock a 7950, having used the "-xcl" option. From what I understand, this bypasses the need for unofficial Afterburner overclocking, and instead unlocks the ...
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What does the y-axis graph of the FPS counter of Google Chrome depict?

I hope this question isnt too obscure. I enabled the fps counter through chrome://flags. It gives the fps and a graph of the fps to the left. What is the horizontal graph to the right and the number ...
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FPS dropping in several game despite formated hard drive [closed]

I have a big problem with fps-drop when playing different games. Ex. CS 1.6, having 100fps drops down to 30-50, same problem in games like LoL and WOW, tho I drop down to 7-10 in WOW... I have ...
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Low FPS in some games, but hardware not fully used

I just did a little funny experiment in the game/sim "Train Simulator 2013". I normally have good FPS in it (around 30) at full settings. What I did was make a really, really long train so that the ...
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FPS dips periodically when playing games

Certain graphically intensive games I play tend to exhibit stuttering on my computer, and I don't know why. The stuttering is usually in the form of FPS "dipping" for a fraction of a second, to a ...
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Getting low to medium FPS on a fairly decent mid-range notebook. What could the bottleneck be? [closed]

I have a Lenovo Z470 laptop and these are its specs (generated from Speccy): Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 CPU: Intel Core i5 2450M @ 2.50GHz, Sandy Bridge 32nm ...