Will a C2D E8400 bottleneck a 4890 Tags: Graphics Cards Bottleneck Graphics Last response: April 12, 2009 6:38 PM in Graphics & Displays Share balthalzar April 12, 2009 4:14:23 PM Will a c2d e8400 at stock 3.0ghz bottleneck a 4890 at all? i can put it at 3.2 if need be its using stock hsf and i only have money for a psu and 4890? btw is 610w pc power and cooling enough or should i buy the 750w would it bottleneck at 1440x900 resolution? More about : c2d e8400 bottleneck 4890 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove michaelmk86 April 12, 2009 4:37:14 PM ^ + 1 | Report abuse viper200 April 12, 2009 4:50:54 PM i think it prob would bottleneck i was told any dual core cpu would bottleneck this card try quad or tri | Report abuse invisik Graphics card Expert April 12, 2009 5:20:17 PM Nope it should not. 3ghz is plenty for that card. | Report abuse mactronix Graphics card Master April 12, 2009 6:38:06 PM No chance you are fine Mactronix | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>Will a C2D E8400 bottleneck a 4890> Related ressources: ForumWill a GTX 260 bottleneck a C2D E8400 ForumE8400 core 2 dua vs. Phenom ii 550 - just curious Forum4890 OC card low 3dmark 06 score (10959 points) ForumUpgrade Suggestions needed: Upgrade from C2D E8400 + P5K-VM to ... ForumLow 3DMark06 Score w/ MSI 4890 OC ForumWhich cpu to avoid bottleneck ForumRadeon 5970 bottleneck ForumC2D Bottleneck ForumWhats the highest gfx card a e8400 will bottleneck ForumOverclocking C2D E8400 - How to go further? ForumIntel pentium e2220 to e8400 C2D ?? ForumIs my PSU causing my GPU to bottleneck ? ForumIs it worth to upgrade from c2d to i3 ForumIs switiching from HIS Radeon 4890 to Radeon Gigabyte 5870 worth it? ForumQ9550 bottlenecking 2 4890 Toxic's? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken Forum4870 vs 4890 Forum4890 on gateway? ForumGTX 275 or ATI 4890? ForumSaphire 4890 making hissing sound 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 !