NVIDIA PowerMizer mobile technology extends your notebook computer’s battery life using a flexible power management system integrated with the hardware and software graphics subsystems.
PowerMizer dynamically adjusts graphics performance based on the system’s needs when unplugged. You do not need to disable PowerMizer when plugging the notebook back into a power source.
When running on battery power, I would like PowerMizer to…
Optimise my battery life (Enable PowerMizer)
PowerMizer dynamically adjusts graphics performance based on the system’s needs extending the battery charge for as long as possible
Not manage my power consumption (Disable PowerMizer)
With PowerMizer turned off, your graphics performance will be maximised at all times, even when your notebook computer is unplugged. This will decrease your battery charge more quickly.
Why should I disable PowerMizer?
You would want to disable PowerMizer under these conditions:
Graphics performance is more important than extending your battery charge
Another program is being used to manage your NVIDIA GPU power consumption