If there’s one factor that feels half and parcel of the Grand Theft Auto expertise, it’s sitting in entrance of your display screen and ready for the darn factor to load. While Grand Theft Auto 5 has been out for round seven years now, it’s roughly the identical deal. GTA Online additionally operates on the identical dime and may take a sizzling minute to boot up even after you’ve loaded into GTA 5 itself.
I’ve not often questioned it as Grand Theft Auto 5 is lots of sport, in any case. Now, although, somebody has determined to mull round within the crime sport’s information for themselves to see if they will speed GTA Online’s loading times up, and it appears to be like like they’ve achieved some promising outcomes.
The GTA 5 fan posted their findings on-line after managing to speed up loading times by up to 70%. I’d encourage you to learn their submit in full, however the brief model is that they discovered a single-thread CPU bottleneck whereas beginning up GTA Online and that GTA struggles to parse a 10MB JSON file because the JSON parser is reportedly “poorly constructed”.
T0st explains that they had been spurred on to enhance the sport’s loading times after returning to it to strive a number of the new heist content material. It’s essential to be aware, although, that T0st reckons his repair isn’t possible to assist everybody else’s load times as there “is perhaps different bottlenecks on totally different methods”. If you go poking round within the GTA 5’s information, you, uh, may also break one thing your self, so do preserve that in thoughts if you happen to strive any of this out.
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