Will my cpu hold back my GPU? Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs CPUs Motherboards Graphics Last response: March 27, 2010 4:25 PM in Graphics & Displays Share parithosh93 March 27, 2010 4:05:29 PM I have a GA-M51GM-S2G motherboard and an intel core 2 duo processor, will they hold back my ati 5770 from performing its best? More about : cpu hold back gpu jryan388 a b U Graphics card March 27, 2010 4:10:58 PM Which processor. Have you overclocked it? m 0 l parithosh93 March 27, 2010 4:18:31 PM Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4500 @ 2.20GHz, non overclocked. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jyjjy a c 376 U Graphics card a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard March 27, 2010 4:25:53 PM At stock it will limit you on the more CPU intensive games. However if your motherboard allows for it then it should OC easily and well, probably up to around 3ghz just on the stock cooler. At that point it wont be anything to worry about. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill my CPU hold back my GPU in Gaming? Forum SolvedWant to upgrade GPU, will my CPU hold me back? Forum Are these all parts compatible ? Will this motherboard hold my gpu/cpu back? Forum SolvedI think my CPU is holding back my GPU. Any help? Forum SolvedIs my GPU holding back my CPU? Forum SolvedIs my GPU failing or is my outdated CPU holding my GPU back? GTX650/Intel Pentium E5300 dual core 2.60GHz Forum SolvedIs my CPU holding my GPU back Forum Is my CPU holding my GPU back? Forum Is my CPU holding back my GPU Forum Could my CPU holding my Gpu back? Forum SolvedWill my CPU hold me back? Forum SolvedWill my CPU hold back FPS? Forum SolvedWill my CPU hold back FPS? Forum SolvedWill my CPU hold back FPS? Forum SolvedWill my CPU hold my Graphics card back? Forum CPU or GPU holding back the system? Forum SolvedWill a AMD Chipset and CPU hold back a Nvidia GTX 660 Forum Upgrading and bottlenecking (CPU holding back GPU) Forum Is my CPU holding my GPU back? Forum Would this CPU hold my build back on games such as BF4 and Skyrim? Forum 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 !