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Lagging screen on certain games

By Nexuspro
Feb 23, 2012
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  1. I have a lagging screen that has some kind of lag spike every 5 seconds or so when im playing saints row. i have a radeon hd 6950 graphics card. this does not happen with my other games so im curious. plz help
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,230   +232

    Try lowering the saints row settings and see if it plays better
     
  3. Nexuspro

    Nexuspro TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I did and it was still lagging
     
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,230   +232

  5. Nexuspro

    Nexuspro TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I already updated those already and still lag

    its offline
     
  6. vectorsigma32

    vectorsigma32 TS Rookie Posts: 154

    have u ever throuht maybe it ur cpu or ram or ur hard drive is need of defrag
     
  7. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,949   +355

    If you haven't already, download and install the latest game patches.
     
  8. Buckshot420

    Buckshot420 TS Enthusiast Posts: 301

    Im playing it on a gtx460 on high settings 50+ fps. Is your firewall preventing access? Try turning vsync on (this is not from lag though).
     
  9. Nexuspro

    Nexuspro TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i have an i7 2600k, 1.72 tbs of memory left and 4 gigs of ram
     
  10. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,230   +232

    "1.72 tbs of memory left"...
    this is hard drive space

    "4 gigs of ram"
    this is system memory, understand now?
     
  11. Nexuspro

    Nexuspro TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yes i know
     
  12. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,230   +232

    People like to call hard drive space memory, but we can say this for SSD drives and really be correct now
     

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