Solved i3 to bottleneck a gtx 760 Tags: Overclocking Gaming Intel Nvidia CPUs Games Graphics Gtx Bottleneck Graphics Cards Last response: July 22, 2013 3:52 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Forcejedi July 22, 2013 3:47:44 AM will an i3 3220 or the upcxoming i3 4330 bottleneck a gtx 760 in gaming? i might also overclock the gpu More about : bottleneck gtx 760 sam_p_lay a b 4 Gaming a b Î Nvidia a b à CPUs a b U Graphics card July 22, 2013 3:52:09 AM I haven't seen any articles examining modern i3 bottlenecking but I'd be inclined to say that if there is any, it won't be anything too severe. Hopefully somebody can post some articles/benchmarks. m 0 l razvan_mz a b à CPUs July 22, 2013 3:52:26 AM no. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-processor-fr... it is on par with fx-8350 in gaming performance, for now, maybe in the future games will be more core hungry. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Aeronautics a b 4 Gaming a b Î Nvidia a b à CPUs a b U Graphics card July 22, 2013 3:52:50 AM It will bottleneck in CPU intensive games but theoretically, an I3 would not give so much bottleneck that the games wouldn't be playable. see this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_hps7TV4d0 an I3 competes for quad cores of AMD in its price range quite well. as for the new I3-4330, it will be clocked 3.5ghz so the bottleneck will be less. the GPU used in the video is a 7950 which is a little behind the 760. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWould an i3 4130 bottleneck a GTX 760? what about a GTX 770? Forum Solvedi3 bottleneck gtx 760 Forum Solvedthe i3 3250 will bottleneck the gtx 760/660 ti? Forum GTX 760 + core i3 2120 = bottleneck ? Forum I3 with gtx 760 bottleneck? Forum SolvedIs my CPU bottlenecking my GPU? (i3 530 at 3.52, gtx 760). Forum Solvedi3 4130 - 4gb ram w/ Gtx 760 or i5 4570 - 8gb ram w/ Gtx 750 ti? Forum Solvedi3 4130 w/ gtx 760 or i5 4570 w/ gtx 750 ti Forum SolvedWill the i3 4150 bottleneck a GTX 770? Forum SolvedBest budget mobo for i3 4130 + gtx 760 Forum SolvedWill an i3 4130 bottleneck a GTX 770? Forum Solvedi3 2350M vs. AMD Athlon x4 760k + GTX 750, Recording Minecraft? Forum SolvedBottleneck? gtx 760 OC ed + 3rd gen CPU Forum SolvedWill i5-4670 bottleneck GTX 760 two way SLI? Forum SolvedWill this psu be able to run a gtx 760 w/ i3 2100 dual core? Forum SolvedI3 4130+Gtx 760 2GB vs I5 4440+Gtx 650 ti boost 2GB Forum SolvedWill a intel core 2 quad q8200 2.33 Ghz bottleneck a nvidia gtx 760? Forum SolvedPairing GTX 760 With i3 540 will be good? Forum SolvedWould an athlon x4 760k bottleneck gtx 660 sli? NON TI Forum SolvedGTX 770 or r9 280x bottleneck a x4 760k ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !