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GTX 680 SLI Sync Problem

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#1
This problem I'm getting in a few games Borderlands 2 and BF 3 i haven't tested any other games because i don't really play any others, But last night when playing around 5 hours of borderlands 2 i would see GPU01 drop in usage from around 50-60% to 5-25% While GPU02 would still be around 60% load, this causes bad frame drops which equal in lag any ideas? Temps never go over 60C.
 

swchoi89

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#2
Hey, give this a try.... Took a loooong thread of messages to solve my issue with my GTX 670:

Go to the nVIDIA Control Panel -> Look for the Power Management -> Change value from 'Adaptive' to "Maximum" or whatever else it's called.

My GTX 670 used to drop in FPS and wouldn't fully utilize the GPU at the most random times (given that the temp never went above 63C)
 
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Processor Intel Core i9 7900X delidded @ 4.7Ghz 1.2v
Motherboard ASUS Rampage VI Extreme
Cooling EK-Supremacy EVO, EK-CoolStream PE 360, EK-CoolStream PE 240, EK-DDC Pump/X-RES 100
Memory Corsair Vengeance RED LED 32GB(8GBx4) DDR4 3400MHz
Video Card(s) EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti FE ( EK 1080TI Waterblock./ Backplate )
Storage Samsung 950 Pro NVME 512GB, 2x 850 Evos 1TB, WD Black 1TB
Display(s) Samsung S27B970 27" Wide PLS Monitor - 2560 x 1440
Case Corsair Carbide Air 540
Power Supply Cooler Master Vanguard Series 1000W
Software Windows 10
Benchmark Scores http://www.3dmark.com/fs/12778735
#3
Thanks ill give it ago.