Bottlenecking Tags: CPUs Bottleneck Graphics Cards Processors Last response: November 6, 2010 10:16 PM in CPUs Share Eroge November 6, 2010 10:08:36 PM How can I tell if my processor is bottlenecking my graphics card? I've got an amd athlon II x4 640 and a MSI GTX460 1gb Any game I play, the CPU never reaches anywhere close to %100 usage on any core...So upgrading my processor would have practically no impact on my gaming, correct? More about : bottlenecking hunter315 a c 231 à CPUs a c 208 U Graphics card November 6, 2010 10:09:30 PM Easy way to check, turn down the detail settings in game, if your FPS increases its GPU limited which is what you want. m 0 l Eroge November 6, 2010 10:16:06 PM @Hunter315: I never thought that since I instantly put the game on max everything. Makes total sense, thank you! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNot sure if CPU is bottlenecking GPU Forum SolvedIs my cpu bottlenecking my gpu ? Forum SolvedMotherboard bottlenecking CPU and GPU? Forum SolvedCPU GPU Bottlenecking Forum SolvedUSB bottlenecking . Forum SolvedA8-5600K bottlenecking question. Forum SolvedIs my processor bottlenecking? Forum SolvedAny bottlenecking for the GTX 970 Forum Solvedi5-4440 bottlenecking GTX760? Forum SolvedShould I worry about Bottlenecking With my current System? Forum SolvedWhat's bottlenecking my PC? Forum SolvedBottlenecking Phenom x4 9750+ Forum SolvedCPU bottlenecking GPU? Forum SolvedFX- 4100 R9 270x bottlenecking? Forum Solved780 TI SLI under performing or bottlenecking? Forum SolvedWhich is bottlenecking which in this scenario? Forum SolvedAm i bottlenecking my GPU? Forum SolvedIs my GPU bottlenecking my computer? Forum SolvedGTX 760 or 770 with my bottlenecking A10 6800k?? Forum SolvedIs my CPU or GPU bottlenecking my games? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !