[HELP] BootCamp FPS Decimated Randomly
I a few months ago was gifted a Razer Core X and RTX 3060TI to use with my 2016MPB 15" as an egpu. Until yesterday this was fantastic and I was able to play all the games I normally play at quite good fps, such as f1 2020 maxed out at 100fps.
However today no matter whatever game I load my fps is super low and nothing is playable at all, like in the menu of literally every game I was getting around 10fps. I initally tried troubleshooting by disabling the integrated GPU, and the AMD GPU but to no avail. I also tried uninstalling nvidia drivers and reinstalling them but this did nothing too.
Finally giving up I decided to wipe my bootcamp partition, which was on windows 10 2004 H2 and install windows 10 1903 18362.30, and restart the whole process from scratch, yet the issue still persists. My computer is currently entirely unuseable for gaming as everything looks like a slideshow even on the lowest of the low settings and nothing ive tried has worked.
Are there any fixes for this?
@yasas_kulatunga, Are you using an external monitor with the eGPU?
Sounds like something is damaged and/or its not using the eGPU.
Have you checked in Nvidia control panel to make sure the right GPU is selected?
AMD software has a usage UI which shows how much the GPU is being used among other things, does Nvidia have an alternative to this? I would assume so?
2017 13" MacBook Pro Touch Bar
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The most likely issue from symptoms described is a hardware failure with the new RTX 3060 Ti. If the graphics card shows up in device manager, the thunderbolt components are good (including cable).