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 Reply to Forcejedi sam_p_lay a b 4 Gaming a b Î Nvidia 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. Reply to sam_p_lay 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. Reply to razvan_mz 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. Reply to Aeronautics Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumIs my CPU bottlenecking my GPU? (i3 530 at 3.52, gtx 760). ForumSolvedIntel Core i3 and GTX 760 2gb ForumSolvedgtx 760 with i3 ForumSolvedDo i5-4430 3.0 ghz bottleneck gtx 780ti @ Mars II 760 @ R9 290x ForumSolvedcan an intel i3 3220 run a GTX 760? ForumSolvedWill a AMD FX-6300 bottleneck a gtx 760? ForumSolvedIntel i3 3225 3.3Ghz and Gigabyte GTX 760 Good enough for BF3/BF4? ForumSolvedWill the AMD Fx6350 Bottleneck a Geforce GTX 760 2GB? ForumSolvedWill a i5-4430 bottleneck a gtx 760? a 770? a titan? ForumSolvedWould a GTX 760 bottleneck my i3-2120 ForumSolvedWill a Core i5 650 @ 3.20 ghz bottleneck a GTX760 ForumSolvedWill my FX 6100 CPU bottleneck my new GTX 760? ForumSolvedWill my Intel i7-4770 bottleneck the performance of 2 X ASUS GTX 760's run dual SLI? ForumSolvedWill Core i5 4570 Bottleneck gtx 760 SLI ForumSolvedWill G3220 bottleneck a gtx 760 ForumSolvedWill core i5 4670k bottleneck gtx 760 in sli? ForumSolvedGtx 670 and I5-760 Possible Bottleneck? Worth it? ForumSolvedGTX 770 with I3 bottleneck? ForumSolvedGTX 760 and a bottleneck issue? ForumSolvedGTX 760 bottleneck? 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 !