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I recently finished AC 1 & now I'm playing AC 2 but it's running slow in max settings (FPS drops to 20) & average frame rate (20-25)

Is there something wrong with the game or does it need a more descent PC to max the game out ?!

Playing the game with my sig rig but with stock cpu clocks (2.50GHz) cuz my pc was running hot, but when i overclock it to 3.3 GHz & play the game, the average FPS was between (35-40) so that's about 15+ FPS increase but i still wanna know why is it running slow with my rig.
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do you have V sync on ? if you do turn it off.
    
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do you have V sync on ? if you do turn it off.
No it's off
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when i overclock it to 3.3 GHz & play the game, the average FPS was between (35-40) so that's about 15+ FPS increase but i still wanna know why is it running slow with my rig.
That is a sizable increase in FPS. When you are playing the game, check your GPU and CPU usage.
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Thats really weird, I run it maxed out with my sig and we pretty much have the same setup (apart from the RAM) you sure your OC is stable?

EDIT: and it never ever lags.
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AC2 was the same way for me. I got huge changes in FPS based upon how OCed my processor was, and nothing ever that high either (best FPS was hitting 50s with a 5850 OCed to 900/1200, usually was around 30-40 stock). It's not a terrifically optimized game from what I've heard.
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Assassin´s Creed 2 is a horrible port, in my opinion. Assassin´s Creed: Brotherhood is thankfully a lot better.
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Thats really weird, I run it maxed out with my sig and we pretty much have the same setup (apart from the RAM) you sure your OC is stable?

EDIT: and it never ever lags.
Yes it's stable but runs too hot (temps reach 90°) cuz of my no airflow/no brand case

You play with stock cpu clocks (2.50GHz) ?!
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AC2 was the same way for me. I got huge changes in FPS based upon how OCed my processor was, and nothing ever that high either (best FPS was hitting 50s with a 5850 OCed to 900/1200, usually was around 30-40 stock). It's not a terrifically optimized game from what I've heard.
I see now, so I'm not the only one having this problem
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Assassin´s Creed 2 is a horrible port, in my opinion. Assassin´s Creed: Brotherhood is thankfully a lot better.
I guess it is a horrible port
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