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So my GPU seems to be able to handle the game quite nicely, however, every 5-10 seconds or so, I get like a 10-15 frame dip. It's never in one certain area, but rather all over.

Looking at MSI Afterburner, I'm seeing that my GPU usage is all over the damn place, unlike Crysis 3 where my GPU usage sticks at a constant 100%

Is there any way for me to set the GPU usage for a specific game?
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Well, typically disabling v-sync in any game should result in 99% GPU usage (assuming you're not cpu bottlenecked), you could give that a try.
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Well, typically disabling v-sync in any game should result in 99% GPU usage (assuming you're not cpu bottlenecked), you could give that a try.

Hmm I DID force V-sync through the nvidia control panel (game has no ingame vsync option), only because without it the screen tearing was damn near unbearable. Worst I've ever seen in a game!

Update: Interestingly, turning OFF Vsync killed my frame rate. I've never seen that happen before.
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