Quest 2 - audio popping / stuttering

Do you have any add-ons in your Community folder? If yes, please remove and retest before posting. NO

Are you using Developer Mode or made changes in it?

Brief description of the issue:
Finally managed to get a fairly stable 45FPS with ASW in SteamVR. Problem is that every few seconds, the audio pops or stutters.

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PC specs for those who want to assist (if not entered in your profile)
Win 10; AMD Ryzen 5600; RTX 3070; 32GB RAM; Quest 2 with Rift LINK

Did you submit this to Zendesk? If so, what is your ticket #? NO

Why didn’t you submit to Zendesk rather than add to similar subjects here already?

Did you ever find a solution? Have a similar issue with the Quest Pro