Uploaded image for project: 'Minecraft (Bedrock codebase)'
  1. Minecraft (Bedrock codebase)
  2. MCPE-142934

Render Dragon decreases performance by a lot

XMLWordPrintable

    • Icon: Bug Bug
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • 1.18.32, 1.18.31
    • 1.20.30.22 Preview, 1.20.30.21 Preview, 1.20.30.20 Preview, 1.19.50.22 Preview, 1.19.50.21 Preview, 1.19.20.23 Preview, 1.19.20.22 Preview, 1.18.33 Hotfix, 1.18.32, 1.19.0.31 Preview, 1.19.0.30 Beta, 1.19.0.29 Preview, 1.19.0.28 Beta, 1.19.0.24 Beta, 1.18.30.22 Beta, 1.18.20.23 Beta, 1.18.20.21 Beta, 1.18.10.27 Beta, 1.18.10.22 Beta, 1.17.40.21 Beta, 1.17.30.21 Beta, 1.17.30.20 Beta, 1.17.11 Hotfix, 1.16.210, 1.16.221 Hotfix, 1.17.30, 1.17.40, 1.18.2 Hotfix, 1.18.30, 1.18.31, 1.19.0, 1.19.2 Hotfix, 1.19.10, 1.19.11 Hotfix, 1.19.20, 1.19.21 Hotfix, 1.19.30, 1.19.31 Hotfix, 1.19.40, 1.20.0.23 Preview, 1.19.81 Hotfix, 1.20.15 Hotfix, 1.20.40.22 Preview, 1.20.30
    • Confirmed
    • Multiple
    • 764989

      Please only comment if you have new information related to reproducing this issue.
      The best way you can indicate that an issue is important to you is to vote for it.
      Please do not add "me too" comments, or suggestions, to this report.
      Repetitive or unhelpful comments may be deleted or edited to reduce clutter.
      For more information please see the Bug Tracker Guidelines.

      Many people that play on Windows 10 used to install the x86 build of Minecraft Bedrock because it has no render dragon (Until 1.18.30 existed). The main reason many used to play on this version is because of the blatant performance issues, and input delay for literally any version with render dragon in it. This doesn’t happen anymore because of nearly every server changing their support to the more recent versions. The game just simply feels significantly laggier, especially on most servers. I have a pretty good pc, but I have an extremely noticeably weaker performance on any version with render dragon. In the attachment (bugreport33.mp4), I test and compare the performances of 1.16.100 (A version without render dragon), 1.16.200 (the first render dragon release), and 1.17.30 (the latest release as of the publishing of this report). Each version will be tested on the same server with the same map, a single-player infinite world, and a world with absolutely nothing in it, all with the exact same video settings. The FPS averages will be at the end of the video. 

      Update (made during 1.20.30): Render dragon for a while has been improved on RTX cards, and now the different DirectX engines can be toggled thankfully. An issue on many servers (and probably any medium resource-intensive scenario) is that I’ve been able to feel very small micro lag performance spikes many times a second. Once again, this did not happen when I used the older rendering engine. Lastly, entities seem to be the culprit of many performance issues as well.

        1. 1.18.12_graphics_settings.png
          1.18.12_graphics_settings.png
          27 kB
        2. 1.18.12_x64_flat_world.png
          1.18.12_x64_flat_world.png
          314 kB
        3. 1.18.12_x86_flat_world.png
          1.18.12_x86_flat_world.png
          306 kB
        4. bugreport33.mp4
          9.50 MB
        5. fps-table-and-charts.png
          fps-table-and-charts.png
          102 kB
        6. HAL GLES.png
          HAL GLES.png
          1.79 MB
        7. image-2022-05-28-12-07-25-456.png
          image-2022-05-28-12-07-25-456.png
          32 kB
        8. image-2022-05-28-12-08-03-854.png
          image-2022-05-28-12-08-03-854.png
          86 kB
        9. image-2022-05-28-12-08-40-722.png
          image-2022-05-28-12-08-40-722.png
          417 kB
        10. image-2022-07-03-17-08-07-729.png
          image-2022-07-03-17-08-07-729.png
          1.19 MB
        11. image-2022-07-03-17-08-23-573.png
          image-2022-07-03-17-08-23-573.png
          1.13 MB
        12. image-2022-07-03-17-10-25-226.png
          image-2022-07-03-17-10-25-226.png
          1.19 MB
        13. image-2022-07-03-17-11-36-189.png
          image-2022-07-03-17-11-36-189.png
          1.19 MB
        14. image-2022-07-03-17-16-47-407.png
          image-2022-07-03-17-16-47-407.png
          1.51 MB
        15. image-2022-08-16-16-17-56-743.png
          image-2022-08-16-16-17-56-743.png
          102 kB
        16. image-2022-08-16-16-31-16-474.png
          image-2022-08-16-16-31-16-474.png
          102 kB
        17. RDLag.png
          RDLag.png
          3.64 MB
        18. Render Dragon Makes Low end Device Bad Performance.mp4
          6.73 MB
        19. renderdragonserverissue.png
          renderdragonserverissue.png
          271 kB
        20. render-engine-perf-spreadsheet.zip
          16 kB
        21. Screenshot (10).png
          Screenshot (10).png
          1.68 MB
        22. Screenshot (11).png
          Screenshot (11).png
          1.09 MB
        23. Screenshot (12).png
          Screenshot (12).png
          1.37 MB
        24. Screenshot (13).png
          Screenshot (13).png
          1.32 MB
        25. Screenshot (14).png
          Screenshot (14).png
          1.49 MB
        26. Screenshot (15).png
          Screenshot (15).png
          1.08 MB
        27. Screenshot (3).png
          Screenshot (3).png
          1.39 MB
        28. Screenshot (4).png
          Screenshot (4).png
          1.20 MB
        29. Screenshot 2022-11-26 005627.png
          Screenshot 2022-11-26 005627.png
          56 kB
        30. specs.png
          specs.png
          86 kB

            1cce ice
            Votes:
            392 Vote for this issue
            Watchers:
            155 Start watching this issue

              Created:
              Updated:
              CHK: