Do you have any power saving settings enabled on your laptop? If so disable them, also plug your laptop in if it is not.Observing the NVIDIA Control Panel, the option of "Power Management Mode" has been set to "Prefer maximum performance," in addition "Texture filtering - Quality" to being set to "High performance." "Threaded optimization" is also enabled, to allow the usage of multiple CPUs...
Check to make sure your graphics card also has maximum performance selected for anything power related.
Within the power settings of my computer, it is set to "High Performance." Items regarding graphics and CPU usage has been set to maximum performance.
And yes, I do play with my laptop plugged in
Nonetheless, the issue continues to persist. Please mention if I may have missed something relevant.