I need help with Citra being too slow and having low FPS

Issue:
My game is going slow and very laggy.

System Information

  • Operating System: Windows 10 home 64 bit
  • CPU: AMD A8-7410
  • GPU: AMD Radeon™ R5 Graphics
  • Citra Version (found in title bar): Citra Nightly 1696
  • Game: Pokemon X
  • Screenshot of Issue (include the full Citra window including titlebar):

Diagnostic Log
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System Information for Support

Client Version                                Nightly 1696 HEAD-8e3c767
Operating System                              Windows 10 (10.0)
CPU                                           AMD A8-7410 APU with AMD Radeon R5 Graphics    
Graphics API                                  OpenGL 3.3.1
Graphics Renderer                             AMD Radeon(TM) R5 Graphics
GPU Driver Version                            20.11.2 27.20.14501.18003
CPU JIT                                       [x]
Hardware Renderer                             [x]
Hardware Shader                               [x]
Hardware Shader, Accurate Multiplication      [x]
Shader JIT                                    [x]
System Region                                 -1
Shader Disk Cache                             [x]

Here’s some issues I found with your log that might help.

  • Due to AMD’s poorly optimized OpenGL driver, you may experience slowdowns.
  • Please enable the Vsync option if you are experiencing screen tearing.

See Fire emblem fates problem CPu fps - #6 by tywald.

citra_log.txt (718.8 KB)

System Information for Support

Client Version                                Nightly 1696 HEAD-8e3c767
Operating System                              Windows 10 (10.0)
CPU                                           Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4130 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Graphics API                                  OpenGL 3.3.0
Graphics Renderer                             GeForce GT 610/PCIe/SSE2
GPU Driver Version                            391.35
CPU JIT                                       [x]
Hardware Renderer                             [x]
Hardware Shader                               [x]
Hardware Shader, Accurate Multiplication      [x]
Shader JIT                                    [x]
System Region                                 -1
Shader Disk Cache                             [x]

Here’s some issues I found with your log that might help.

  • You are running out of date drivers for your GPU. You need to install the most recent driver for your graphics card from NVIDIA’s website. Download Drivers | NVIDIA

citra_log.txt (4.8 KB)

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