Hi, can someone help me? new ram = worse performance

Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10
 Hi,


I own a E1-570G. I bought a new set of ram : HyperX Impact So-dimm DDR3L 1600MHz 8GB (4gb x2)
The problem is that i noticed that the performance of my pc got a lot worse.
My fps dropped to 30 fps from a 120 fps ( in league of legends)
I'm sure that my nvidia geforce 720m is active when i play...but i can't explain the drop of fps

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  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer
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    on nvidia control panel under Power management mode, choose Maximum Performance.

    be sure that nVidia is working when playing LoL.

    I'm not an Acer employee.

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  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer

    which windows OS version is installed?

    I'm not an Acer employee.
  • Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10

    I got a Windows 10 home x64

  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer

    A "quick" thing to try...unplug the new ram module and check if LoL FPS returns to pre ram increase.

    if so, can be a bad ram module.

    I'm not an Acer employee.
  • Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10

    So, I just tried and the fps was around 40 dropping to 30. What do you think is the problem? 

  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer

    CPU not throttling

    some nVidia settings (like Performance settings)

    Windows power options

    I'm not an Acer employee.
  • Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10

    Windows power options is on high performance...and I don't know how to check the cpu thing ( I'm not so good with that stuff). Thank you for your help so far, would you help a stupid little girl D:?

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  • Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10

    How can i get normal fps again ?

  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer
    Accepted Answer

    on nvidia control panel under Power management mode, choose Maximum Performance.

    be sure that nVidia is working when playing LoL.

    I'm not an Acer employee.
  • Andrea67Andrea67 Member Posts: 10

    THANK YOU SO MUCH. The fps went back to 150! thank you

  • IronFlyIronFly ACE Posts: 18,416 Trailblazer
    You welcome.
    I'm not an Acer employee.
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