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When playing games, it is normal for the CPU to be at 100% usage?

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Was playing The Last Remnant and noticed that the CPU was at 100% after installing rainmeter. Is this normal or is my computer just lame?

p4 3.4 HT
2gb ram
Radeon 4670
 

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With your system, definitely normal.
 

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For a P4 it is normal....
 
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perfectly normal, your CPU is busy sending data to your VGA card.
 
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The last remnant uses around 20-25% of each of my cores and I have a quad core clocked at 3.5ghz, so yes it's normal for your P4
 
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normal
 
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Lame xP