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During BC2 game session my CPU usage according to windows got as high as 100% at some points. the temps stay relatively cool, but what can be causing this ? Is it normal ?

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post #2 of 7
Yes it is normal. BC2 is very CPU heavy :/ You can OC to 4Ghz? But that won't help w/ CPU usage.
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post #3 of 7
Perfectly normal, BC2 can use up to 4 cores effectively.
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Ah, okay. Was kinda worried there lol.

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post #5 of 7
Yeah, there are some work arounds if you are experiencing one core being loaded more than the others. As far as I know and with my experience I have had the same issues with my CPU while playing BC2 and Metro 2033. But my CPU never hovers at 100% for very long.
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That's weird I only have hit 100 percent cpu usage once or twice in bbc2 and that's with a gts 250. Does that mean my gts 250 is my bottle neck???

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post #7 of 7
Maybe? But the more research I do I see that the 965be is the most common CPU for spikes on BC2 :/
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