Solved GTX 660 TI and a i5 2500k? Sandy Bridge and 600 series? Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Sandy Bridge Intel i5 Overclocking Last response: August 16, 2012 6:32 PM in Overclocking Share Arlen10 August 16, 2012 6:01:23 PM I have a i5 2500k and I am liking the PNY GTX 660 Ti possibly for an upgrade. I was just wondering what are the let downs of using a Sandy Bridge CPU instead of an Ivy Bridge with a 600 series GPU? Specs are below. More about : gtx 660 2500k sandy bridge 600 series Best solution akxpckwb a b U Graphics card a b K Overclocking August 16, 2012 6:30:43 PM Well an Ivy Bridge is obviously faster and uses less power than a Sandy Bridge but the i5 2500k is more than enough for gaming and will not bottleneck a 600ti if that's what you're concerned about Share Arlen10 August 16, 2012 6:32:26 PM Best answer selected by Arlen10. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHaswell i5 with Nvidia GTX 660..or Ivy Bridge with 660Ti? Forum SolvedIntel i5 2500k Sandy Bridge-CPU usage Forum SolvedComponents buyable now for a Sandy Bridge i5 2500K Forum Overclocking help for I5 2500k Sandy Bridge Forum I5 2500k sandy bridge vs i5 3570k ivy bridge Forum Will DDR3 1600MHz Work with Intel i5 2500k Sandy Bridge? HELP URGENT! Forum SolvedGtx 760, 660 ti sli, or wait for 800 series Forum Sandy Bridge Intel i5 2500k or Ivy Bridge Verison Forum AMD FX 8150 Zambezi (3.6ghz 8 core) VS. Intel core i5 2500k sandy bridge (3.3gh Forum Overclocking a core i5 2500k sandy bridge Forum AMD FX 8120 Black 8-core vs. i5 2500k Sandy Bridge Quad-Core Forum I5 2500k Sandy Bridge Gaming $1300 free shipping. Forum SolvedAmd fx 8350 gtx 660 ti vs i5 4670k r9 270x Forum New i5 2500k sandy bridge build, need some advice Forum I5 2500 or 2500K sandy bridge vs i7 950 Bloomfield help Forum I5 2500k sandy bridge good or bad Forum $1200 - 1400 Sandy Bridge i5 2500k Build Forum SolvedIs a 600w power supply (80plus silver) big enough for a i5 4670k and a gtx 660? Forum SolvedGTX 780 TI on a Corsair 600w cx series PSU Forum Solvedgtx 660, 660ti, 7870, or R9 200 series? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !