Tips on Speeding up your pc/ improving graphics!
As per title, does anyone have any tips on speeding up my pc or improving graphics? I use my computer for gaming and most games play well with my settings turned to low graphics.i don't plan on buying any more hardware if possible.
So any tips relating to that would be great.
Does having multiple games installed slow my computer down?
Do you have an SSD installed? I know you said you don'y want to buy any more hardware, but storing your games on an SSD will help load them quicker.
Also, how much RAM do you have? 8GB should be fine. However if you only have a single stick of ram it'll only be a single channel. So upgrading to two sticks of RAM can utilise dual channel memory, you should see a significant performance increase.
For example this kit here from Corsair is only 8GB but it's 2x4gb sticks of ram.
Edited: added image of the RAM!
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You could also just do general stuff such as utilising the disk cleanup utility, keeping the game up to date as soon as the latest updates are available etc
or if you can stretch to it, an SSD
Defrag your machine. it's a process run on most hard drives to help make accessing the files on that disk faster. Traditionally, it's something you need to do periodically as files on the disk become more and more fragmented over time (hence, the term “defragmenting”).
Have you tried turning it off and back on again?
Did you have any progress with this Firegrande?
Would also like to know!