HD5850 bottleneck? Tags: Graphics Cards Bottleneck AMD Phenom Graphics Last response: July 4, 2010 4:08 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Anonymous Graphics card Master July 4, 2010 1:50:59 AM Hello, I was wondering if my AMD Phenom 8450 X3 2.1Ghz would bottleneck my hd5850. If yes, what cpu would you guys recommend me to get? More about : hd5850 bottleneck | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove jryan388 Graphics card Authority July 4, 2010 2:11:42 AM What games? What resolution | Report abuse Anonymous Graphics card Master July 4, 2010 3:27:20 AM 1600x900 and games I play are Bad Company2 and Crysis. Also, would it be worth it to overclock my 5850 with that cpu or is the stock speed already enough? ty | Report abuse Anonymous Graphics card Master July 4, 2010 5:14:18 AM up | Report abuse mindless728 Graphics card Expert July 4, 2010 4:08:05 PM Quote:overclock the damm thing to 3.5ghz and u will be fine. except the original phenom's couldn't overclock well, the top end one (9950) would only hit 3.3-3.4 tops | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>HD5850 bottleneck?> Related ressources: ForumHD5850 Crossfire PCI-E Lanes bottleneck ForumI3-530 bottleneck HD5850 ? ForumCF HD5850 + E8400 = bottleneck ? ForumPentium DC E6300 bottleneck HD5850 ? ForumHD5850 v Q6600 Bottlenecking? ForumWould the HD5850 be bottlenecked? ForumC2D Q8300 Bottlenecking HD5850 ? ForumAdd another HD5850 for x2HD5850 vs 6970 ForumHD5850 Problem ForumHD5850 noise reduction idea, any thoughts? ForumSapphire Radeon HD5870 + HD5850 ForumHD5850 + Q6600 ForumPlanning to Upgrade from 8800GT Sonic to HD5850 ForumGiven my current hardware, is an HD5850 worth it? ForumHD5850 problems ForumI3 + HD5850 or i5 + HD4890? ForumGtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 Forum[Solved] 9 Series Upgrade + Possible Bottleneck + Eyefinity Forum[Graphics Card] ati HD5850 fan doesn't change speed ForumWill My Pentium 4 Bottleneck a HD 3650? 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 !