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Rivatuner's fps limiter has solved all my stuttering problems!

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I just want to share this with those that have stuttering and laggyness in some of their games. I have a 7970 and i was getting really bad stutter and dropped frames in the witcher 2 and skyrim. I downloaded msi afterburner and it came with rivatuner which allowed me to limit my fps to 60. With this and vsync, my games run smooth as butter now. Anyone with stuttering problems should try it out.
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Same here with a program called Bandicam, works great!
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Anyone have any idea why this is needed to make some games not stutter? I really don't mind capping at 60 fps because I only have a 60 hz monitor, but I'm just curious. Is it the drivers?
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Most likely yoy arnt see the huge varience between max and min fps. It takes a bit of load off the card and helps keep frames more consistent
     
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I use RIvatuner with AFterburner, and this program is seriously sent down by God/Allah/Krishna themselves.

Totaly fixed annoying stutter issues in Dues Ex for me, and fixed mouse lag.

I was having some bad screen flicker issue in World of tanks, and vsync was unplayable due to mouse lag.
Bam, this program fixed all of it.

Seriously, everyone should get it.
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