Solved Should I buy a better gpu and worse cpu or better cpu and worse gpu? Tags: Gtx GPUs CPUs Components Last response: December 5, 2013 12:12 PM in Components Share 028florian December 5, 2013 11:45:31 AM I am planning on upgrading my pc, and i currently have an extremly low end pc My budget is 950 euro, and i want to play most next gen games (like star citizen, witcher 3) on max settings at 1440p Should I buy a gtx 780 with an i5 4670k, or a gtx 770 4gb with an i7 4770k. Will the i5 4670k bottleneck the gtx 780? More about : buy gpu worse cpu cpu worse gpu sosofm a b à CPUs December 5, 2013 11:48:05 AM 4670k and 780 m 0 l Proteus1 a b à CPUs December 5, 2013 11:48:57 AM No need for an i7 get the better videocard with the i5! Best of luck on the new build! m 0 l Related resources Better CPU/GPU or Worse CPU/GPU with SSD? - Forum Better cpu and worse gpu or the opposite - Forum Should i buy a better processor (cpu) or a better graphics card ( gpu) - Forum Should i buy a better cpu or a better gpu - Forum Is this GPU better, Worse or the same as my old one - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution dwatterworth a b à CPUs December 5, 2013 11:49:35 AM Definitely get the 4670K and GTX 780. The 4670K in no way will bottleneck the 780. Unless the program benefits greatly from multithreading such as rendering or encoding tasks, the differences between the 4770k and 4670k are negligible for gaming. Share vmem a b à CPUs December 5, 2013 11:54:29 AM i5 with a 780... I think this choice is going to be unanimous m 0 l 028florian December 5, 2013 12:12:40 PM Thanks guys, I will be going with a i5 and gtx 780 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew GPU got worse on one game, but better on others. Forum SolvedReview budget 'gaming' build / AMD & Better GPU or Intel and worse GPU? Forum SolvedOld GPU worse than integrated CPU graphics? Forum Bottleneck now and upgrade later or better gpu now worse gpu Forum As a general rule: better cpu vs worse cpu + cooler? Forum SolvedWorth it to overclock cpu when gpu is worse? Forum SolvedCPU/GPU upgrade is performing worse than original... Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my cpu or gpu to get better fps on dayz standalone? Forum SolvedWhat should I upgrade first for better PC gaming - CPU, GPU or RAM? Forum SolvedWhat should I invest in first for better performance, CPU or GPU? Forum SolvedShould I get better CPU or GPU ? Details inside Forum SolvedShould i invest in a better GPU, or CPU? Forum Gaming Rig - Better to Buy a Better CPU or Better GPU? Forum Should Prefer a better cpu or gpu? Forum What should I upgrade first for better PC gaming - CPU, GPU or RAM? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !