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Poor performance on better hardware?

Discussion in 'Unity Cloud Diagnostics' started by andersTheNinja, Jul 8, 2018.

  1. andersTheNinja

    andersTheNinja

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    Hi!
    I'm pretty new to Unity and I'm not sure if I missed something somewhere.
    I have a project I've been making and seeing better performance on older hardware. I've tried the 2 machines described below.
    On the old one I get consistent frame rates around 60/s, but on the newer I get frame drops whenever my Player object moves. If player is stationary, perf is around 60 fps.
    I'll dig into the profiler as soon as I learn how to use it, but I was hoping there is something obvious that could cause this.

    Also, is there any explanation why unity player detects the GPU as "radeon 460" when it's a radeon 555?

    Old machine: 2012 MacBook Pro 15", 8Gb, Corei7 2.3Ghz, Nvidia GT 650M 1Gb
    New machine: 2017 MacBook Pro 15", 16Gb, Corei7 2.8Ghz, Radeon Pro 555 2Gb (unity player detects it as radeon 460???)
     
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