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Specs:

CPU: I7 6700K @4.5GHz
Mobo: MSI Z170 Gaming M7
GPU: 970 G1 Gaming @1540mhz
RAM: 16GB @3200MHZ
PSU: 750W be quiet dark power pro

I've been having this issue for a while and I can't seem to find any solution.


Whenever I play BF4 my game feels choppy, like if it was skipping frames or something even though I am capping my FPS to match my monitor's refresh rate (144), I've set the maximum number of pre rendered frames to 1, messed with various settings on my BIOS, and the nvidia control panel and nothing seems to fix it. Like I said, the issue seems to come and go during a match, it literally goes from butter smooth to a choppy mess.
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Not sure on what kind of demand BF4 requires... but maybe your system is just struggling to keep up with that 144hz... I take it you are not playing at maxxed out settings on top of the settings you mentioned?
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I found BF4 behaves very differently from map to map, playing on 60hz+ servers makes a huge difference in fluidity also. But in general it never seems perfectly smooth, the game still isn't very optimised and FPS chugging and dips still occur regardless of the hardware your running....
 
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Delete GeForce Experience.tongue.gif It is ShadowPlay recording in the background. You'll need a second drive just to run it without any hard drive access delays.
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Yes I'm playing on low settings and I have unistalled geforce experience too
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