Would a 2.2Ghz Phenom9500 bottleneck a 4870, 4890, GTX260, or GTS 250? Tags: Graphics Cards Bottleneck OEM Graphics Last response: August 5, 2009 3:09 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Sniper-Fox August 5, 2009 4:53:17 AM Title says it all. Btw i can't oc bc of oem mobo. More about : 2ghz phenom9500 bottleneck 4870 4890 gtx260 gts 250 jitpublisher a b U Graphics card August 5, 2009 3:03:26 PM Yes. That processor will need to be running at somewhere around 2.8-3.2 ghz to get those cards up to speed. m 0 l OvrClkr a b U Graphics card August 5, 2009 3:09:38 PM Get a new mobo and use the old one as a frisbee..... Then overclock the 9500 by 400-500Mhz and you will be fine.... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish 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 !