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Hello there,

i play this game that got the FPS caped at rate of 76. Well my pc on stock speeds for vid and cpu.. can get over 300 if the fps isnt caped. Now since the fps is caped means performance is also caped. So will overclocking my cpu from 2.2ghz to 2.96ghz will increase the game performance ? even tho the fps is caped?
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yep it still will, the oced spu will affect more than just the fps as it helps with the smoothness and how quickly things load and other factors. It wont be extremely noticeable becuase games are so dependant on vid card but it will help.
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Hello there,

i play this game that got the FPS caped at rate of 76. Well my pc on stock speeds for vid and cpu.. can get over 300 if the fps isnt caped. Now since the fps is caped means performance is also caped. So will overclocking my cpu from 2.2ghz to 2.96ghz will increase the game performance ? even tho the fps is caped?
What game is it? The reason its capped at 76 is because your monitor's refresh rate is around 75hz, and since you have enabled Vsync, the fps will not be allowed to go higher than your monitor's refresh rate. Turn Vsync off if you want no caps.
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yep it still will, the oced spu will affect more than just the fps as it helps with the smoothness and how quickly things load and other factors. It wont be extremely noticeable becuase games are so dependant on vid card but it will help.

umm thank u , but i heard this different i need more opinions . But thank u.

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What game is it? The reason its capped at 76 is because your monitor's refresh rate is around 75hz, and since you have enabled Vsync, the fps will not be allowed to go higher than your monitor's refresh rate. Turn Vsync off if you want no caps.
nope i noe about this . The fps is caped by PB. Higher fps in this game means speed hack. hahaha
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umm thank u , but i heard this different i need more opinions . But thank u.



nope i noe about this . The fps is caped by PB. Higher fps in this game means speed hack. hahaha
vsync off will give you way better peformance in games, most of pro gamers take it off, and what exactly does caped mean?
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The servers would have a much higher load managing such a high frame rate... so for various reasons the frame rate is caped or restricted.
    
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The vsync is off . My problem is as i asked above, if overclocking in my situation will change anything! so plz re-read my post . HELP.
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hate to do this but <bump>
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Your always gonna see a performance increase from OC'ing. As long as you dont reach instability or high temps.
    
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Your always gonna see a performance increase from OC'ing. As long as you dont reach instability or high temps.
i dont get it, since the performance or fps is caped by the server, or game at low rate of fps which is 76 how is overclocking the cpu will make a difference?
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