Topic Title: instability issues with MSI R9 280X
Topic Summary: my computer sucks... why
Created On: 05/22/2014 02:12 PM
Status: Post and Reply
Linear : Threading : Single : Branch
Search Topic Search Topic
Topic Tools Topic Tools
View similar topics View similar topics
View topic in raw text format. Print this topic.
 05/22/2014 02:12 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon

Posts: 1
Joined: 05/22/2014

Hey everyone, back in November I built myself a PC and decided to roll with a 280x GPU.

This is my setup:




Everything has been great.... except when I play games. My FPS when I play games like CS:GO and TF2 hovers around 30, even with bare minimum settings. Sleeping Dogs is unplayable for me. I even tried playing Empire: Total War, a fairly old game, and my computer struggles. Something is up and I can't figure out what it is. It seems like it's being bottlenecked somehow and i'm not getting full power.I'm confused and really bummed out because I really want to make the most of this GPU. 


TL;DR: my computer sucks... why?

Edited: 05/22/2014 at 02:25 PM by dukeslver
92893 users are registered to the AMD Support and Game forum.
There are currently 0 users logged in.

FuseTalk Hosting Executive Plan v3.2 - © 1999-2015 FuseTalk Inc. All rights reserved.