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by williamxd1 / July 11, 2016 11:21 AM PDT

Hello! I got a desktop called Lenovo h50-55 and when i got it it worked very good but after 5 months or so my all my games started to drop in fps after 4 minutes of playing.. I have cleaned the computer of dust,updated the video card.. Pls help!

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You need to be clear
by itsdigger / July 12, 2016 10:56 AM PDT
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so we understand what you have ....
What do you mean " updated the video card " ?
Did you install a graphics card ? If so, what make /model

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I don't see a dedicated video card in that model.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 11, 2016 11:48 AM PDT
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This is the rather famous APU based PC. The memory for the graphics is shared so complaints like this are common.

If it's software a factory restore will fix it. But this is a common complaint that I answer with "install a real video card."

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What do u mean?
by williamxd1 / July 11, 2016 3:18 PM PDT

So mean that the video card is not good for this model? I have warranty le eft so i should give it to them and they will fix it?

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I'm sorry if I was unclear.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 11, 2016 3:22 PM PDT
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What sentence wasn't clear?

And sure, you can try the warranty but gaming performances are a touchy area. That is, they may set the game to low settings and charge you for doing that.

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by Bob__B / July 11, 2016 1:03 PM PDT
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Take the side panel off and test your games.

If no help point a small fan at the innards..test.

If that apu is getting too hot it will throttle.

Install a temp monitor prog and watch the temps.

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