After Effects Rendering CPU


After Effects Rendering CPU

Created by Carlo
6 Months Ago
July 31, 2019 @ 8:30 am

Hello sir, i am newbie in after effects, can i ask why when i render my video in after effects it only use CPU not my GPU. I have Graphics Card but its not used when rendering. i see it on task manager my CPU is 100% usage while my GPU is on 0% usage. my question is how can i user my GPU while rendering videos in after effects. Thank you very much,
6 Months Ago
July 31, 2019 @ 9:18 am

Hi Carlo,

It all depends on what effects you use in your composition. After Effects does not make much use of your GPU unless you use the Raytrace Renderer or plugins/effects that use it - e.g. Video Copilot Element 3D. For the most part, it will simply render on your CPU

I made a video talking about some of those aspects in the following video:


Hope that helps!

Cheers,

Tobias

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