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  1. CAM is a piece of software that was designed by NZXT, one of the industry leaders in the world of gaming PC production.

    NZXT CAM Keeps resetting my settings about 11 days ago

    Hey there, sorry for the troubles! We just put a bug fix into the Beta build around this. Beta and Primary builds are separate, so those profiles won't transfer between the two builds for now. If you wanted to take a peak at Beta and see if the profiles stick there, feel free to download Beta from at the bottom of the page.
  2. CPU-Z is a freeware that gathers information on some of the main devices of your system : Processor name and number, codename, process, package, cache levels.

  3. Speccy - find the details of your computer's specs. Great for spotting issues or finding compatible upgrades. Download the latest version free.

    winter track 11 closes my game about 9 days ago:

    Can you post a screenshot of your PC specs as a response to this comment? Best way to check these are tools like Speccy ( or HWiNFO64 (
  4. Monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds, with optional graph.

    3090 issue about 18 days ago

    What are the temps of the GPU and CPU? I like to use Open Hardware Monitor then pin these temps to the doc so I can see them easily. If they're high you need to fix the cooling solution you're using. E.g: more fans, correct direction of fans (intake or output), placement of fans.
  5. Open Capture and Analytics Tool. If you want to know how well a game is performing on your machine in real-time with low overhead. It supports all major APIs on Windows – Direct3D® 11, 12 and Vulkan® – and can show an in-game overlay

    RTX 3090 to 4080: results in DCS about 3 months ago

    If you want free, easy benchmarking for DCS VR with super-useful information, you can use OCAT which will give you a frametime in average, 95th and 99th percentiles in a simple spreadsheet. Thanks for the super interesting benchmark! (=.
  6. GPU-Z is a lightweight system utility designed to provide vital information about your video card...

    Complete underperforming in 3DMark TimeSpy and in general about about 1 month ago

    That does seem low for that card. Try running GPU-Z and see what the Bus Interface says? Or post the screenshot of details?
  7. Tool to manage video cards. Shows video card stats (temp, GPU usage, etc.).

  8. FPS Monitor tracks your PC's hardware state and displays this information as an overlay in-game.

  9. "An advanced Mac system monitor for your menubar."

    Mac Mini M2 bottlenecking Topaz AI Video. about 9 days ago

    This app is pretty neat to better monitor the use of your various hardware things: