THE Microsoft started distributing the Windows 11 22H2, also known as Sun Valley 2, on Tuesday (20). But not everyone was lucky: according to reports spread across the internet, the update reduced the performance of Nvidia graphics cards. The good news is that there is already a fix to end the failure.
The cases were reported on social networks, such as the reddit. As pointed out by one person on Tuesday (20), after the computer received the update, games started to stutter. Also according to the user, his computer has an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Ti video card, AMD Ryzen 3600 and 16 GB of RAM.
“I’ve been experiencing insane sluggishness in games. My gaming CPU usage has dropped significantly, in some from 80% to 5%,” reported one user. reddit this Wednesday (21). “I just got back to the last update and my experience in the game is much better. I would recommend waiting for the fix before updating.”
The Microsoft forum gathered another testimonial. “I received the 22H2 update for Windows 11 this morning and my games immediately started to slow down,” said one user. “Why would this Windows 11 update do this to my new 6 week gaming PC? I’m using an Intel Core i7 and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card along with 32GB of RAM”.
Nvidia prepares solution for Windows 11 crash
After the complaints, Nvidia acknowledged the problem. On the company’s forum, a representative said Friday that the Microsoft update “has added new graphics debugging tools that trigger inadvertently and this is leading some users to see lower performance in games.” Fortunately, the company has already prepared a solution to the problem.
Over Twitter, Nvidia released the beta build of Nvidia GeForce Experience 3.26. The update, which is now available for download and is recommended for those who already have Windows 11 22H2 on their computer, helps to solve system performance problems. The download link can be accessed at company tweet.