Battery drain while plugged in

If I am playing an intensive game the battery will slowly discharge. I switched to a 100w charger but the issue still remains. When this happens the plug also gets really hot from trying to charge and power the system at the same time. 

the TDP also is not working correctly and I think this may be the issue. I’ve seen the wattage spike to 40w during gameplay but usually sits at 32w. The built in settings basically do nothing.

any ideas?

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  • That's weird. Never had that happen yet, knock wood! It does sound like it might a bios problem though. I have the setting in the bios on fast charge and I'm using the Stamp setting. You can also adjust the fan curve if your Go is getting too hot

  • It’s not heat issue with the system or the APU. It’s runs between 55-72c depending on the game. The heat I’m speaking of is the cable end that is in the system and it makes that area hot 

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  • It’s not heat issue with the system or the APU. It’s runs between 55-72c depending on the game. The heat I’m speaking of is the cable end that is in the system and it makes that area hot 

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