Is my CPU bottlenecking my pc? Tags: AMD CPUs Systems Sapphire Phenom Asus Bottleneck HD Last response: May 12, 2013 8:37 AM in Systems Share SoNiDo May 12, 2013 7:39:48 AM My rig: ASUS M5A97 R2.0 CHIEFTEC CFT 600 14CS 600W AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4Ghz (no oc) Sapphire HD 7850 1GB KINGSTON 8GB HyperX XMP Grey DDR3 1600MHz CL9 KIT I recently bought a fullHD monitor and im not getting good enough fps in my games. im thinking of upgrading to a fx 6350 or 8350. will it make my games run significantly smoother? More about : cpu bottlenecking crisan_tiberiu a b à CPUs May 12, 2013 7:42:16 AM define "not enaugh FPS", @ what settings? m 0 l swifty_morgan a b À AMD a b à CPUs a b Ĉ ASUS May 12, 2013 7:44:03 AM could be a vram problem? and like last poster said, at what setting/what games? m 0 l Related resources is my cpu bottlenecking my pc? - Forum Is my CPU bottle-necking my PC? - Forum CPU Bottlenecking my PC? - Forum My PC is suffering from severe CPU bottleneck problem please need help? - Forum How to stop CPU from bottlenecking - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SoNiDo May 12, 2013 8:16:50 AM Battlefield 3: max 56 fps avg. 28 on ultra settings Tribes Ascend: max 62 fps avg. 47.164 maxed out. TF2: max 62 fps avg. 53.980 maxed out. m 0 l SoNiDo May 12, 2013 8:37:24 AM i also checked my vram usage with gpu-z. my ddedicated memory usage was around 870-990, never went above 1000, the dynamic memory usage was 300-500 mb.(i dont know the difference between these two) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI want to get better performance in games is my CPU bottlenecking me? Forum SolvedIs my cpu bottlenecking my gpu? Forum SolvedIs my CPU bottlenecking my system Forum SolvedCPU (4.0 GHz) Bottlenecking GPU (GTX 770) Forum SolvedGetting a new PC, but will the CPU bottleneck? Forum SolvedIs my pc bottlenecking? Forum SolvedLow framerate, low CPU/GPU/MEMORY usage. What's bottlenecking me? Forum SolvedCPU bottlenecking GPU Forum Solvedis my cpu bottlenecking my gpu? Forum SolvedCPU Bottlenecking GPU Forum SolvedQuestions with CPU bottlenecking my GPU Forum SolvedDayz: Is my CPU Bottlenecking my new GTX 750 Ti 2gb? Forum SolvedAm I bottlenecking my PC? Forum SolvedIs my CPU bottlenecking? Forum Solvedwill my cpu bottleneck my pc? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !