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FPS gets randomly halved in games, restart/rollback to pre-ReLive drivers helps

Question asked by fore1gn on Dec 22, 2016
Latest reply on Dec 22, 2016 by kingfish

Ever since ReLive hit I've had these random occurrences of FPS being halved in all games. GPU utilization drops, nothing helps, only a restart. It's frustrating restarting every few hours because of this.


Any fixes apart from rolling back? I've used DDU, safe mode, all multiple times, you name it. Re-rolled to the pre-ReLive drivers, now with 16.12.2 tried it again and the same FPS halving happens, same story all the time. Makes me sad :<


WattMan settings haven't been touched, set up some game profiles to limit FPS to 60-100 in Crimson, use MSI afterburner for custom fan curve.




R9 290X Tri-X 4G (new version)

Windows 10

Happens on 16.12.1 and 16.12.2

AOC G2460PF@144 Hz with Freesync (30-144) (DP); Samsung SyncMaster 743B as second screen for temperatures (DVI) (constantly has task manager and Speccy on the screen)

Gigabyte H97-HD3

Intel i5 4590

Seasonic S12II 620W