Windows 11 will hamper gaming performance by default on some pre-built PCs

Despite Microsoft’s claims that “if you’re a gamer, Windows 11 was made for you,” you’ll want to pay attention to PCs that were built pre-built with the new OS factory installed. That’s because Big M enables more security features in computers by default, and one in particular can seriously impair gaming performance.

In our testing, this could result in up to a 28% drop in average frame rates. And you thought the limitations of TPM 2.0 were annoying…