Solved E8400 bottleneck? Tags: Radeon GPUs Bottleneck Dual Core Graphics Last response: May 23, 2010 1:45 PM in Graphics & Displays Share jijoslin May 22, 2010 11:11:31 PM What is the largest gpu from ati that I can use without it being bottlenecked by my e8400 3.0 ghz dual core at stock not overclocked? More about : e8400 bottleneck ct1615 May 22, 2010 11:30:27 PM it really depends on the game as you see here http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/build-balanced-plat... but in most games you are seeing GTX260 to GTX280 (ATI 5770-5850) running just fine without a CPU bottleneck. m 0 l Best solution randomkid May 23, 2010 7:57:49 AM jijoslin said:What is the largest gpu from ati that I can use without it being bottlenecked by my e8400 3.0 ghz dual core at stock not overclocked? The better consideration will be your monitor resolution and the game you want to play on it. The e8400 will be plenty and wont cause any bottleneck as shown in CT's link so don't worry about it. Share Related resources will a core 2 duo e8400 bottleneck a gtx 750 ti - Forum How bad will E8400 GTX 650 TI bottleneck? - Forum Will the E8400 bottleneck R9 270? - Forum Bottleneck ? - Core 2 Duo E8400 with GeForce 660Ti - Forum Best graphics card for e8400 and 1680 x 1050,bottleneck? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mactronix May 23, 2010 8:16:11 AM randomkid said:The better consideration will be your monitor resolution and the game you want to play on it. The e8400 will be plenty and wont cause any bottleneck as shown in CT's link so don't worry about it. I know that up to a 5850 will be fine and i would think that even a 5870 wouldnt be that big of a restriction even if there was one Mactronix m 0 l jijoslin May 23, 2010 1:45:12 PM Best answer selected by jijoslin. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources GTX 580 will bottleneck my E8400 CPU Forum e8400 wiil bottleneck hd7770? Forum Do you think a E8400 will bottleneck the new 650Ti Boost? Forum Solvedintel core 2 duo E8400 Bottlenecking Forum Stock e8400 + HD 5850 = Bottleneck? Forum ATI 5870 + E8400 @ 3.6 GHz this huge of a bottleneck?? Forum CF HD5850 + E8400 = bottleneck? Forum E8400 bottleneck? Forum Whats the highest gfx card a e8400 will bottleneck Forum Will my e8400 at 3.6ghz bottleneck a 5870? Forum What are the chances an E8400 will bottleneck the GT300 or the R800? Forum Will a C2D E8400 bottleneck a 4890 Forum Will a GTX 260 bottleneck a C2D E8400 Forum SolvedHighest end GPU I can get for an E8400 without bottlenecks? Forum Would a GeForce GTX 550 Ti be bottlenecked by an C2D E8400? 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 !