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 an i3 540 bottleneck a Gainward GTX560 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 SolvedPentium G3258 + GTX 760 = Bottleneck? Forum Solvedi3 2350M vs. AMD Athlon x4 760k + GTX 750, Recording Minecraft? Forum SolvedWill a FX-6300 Bottleneck a GTX 760 Superclocked? Forum SolvedAMD a10-6700 3.7 ghz with gtx 760 bottleneck Forum SolvedWill i5-4460 bottleneck gtx 760 sli 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 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 !