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 190 à CPUs a c 194 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 SolvedIs my processor bottlenecking my system Forum SolvedCould my motherboard be bottlenecking my gpu? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottlenecking R9 270X Forum Solvedso i am getting gtx 780 ti classified and i have a AMD fx 8320 at 4.0…. how bad do you think my bottlenecking will be? Ever Forum Solved4790k vs FX 8350 and 9590 benchmarks: Is my 8350 bottlenecking my 780 SLI setup?? Forum Solvedis my graphics card bottlenecking Forum SolvedNon-bottlenecking gpu for core 2 duo e4600 for gaming Forum SolvedHow to stop CPU from bottlenecking Forum Solved8-Pin connector and bottlenecking (help) Forum SolvedIs my pc bottlenecking? Forum SolvedAMD 6990 (2 x 6970) bottlenecking? Forum Solvedmatch question for bottlenecking Forum SolvedWill I be bottlenecking this card a significant amount? Forum SolvedRam bottlenecking GPU ? gtx 750 ti Forum SolvedAm I bottlenecking my GPU Forum SolvedI want to get better performance in games is my CPU bottlenecking me? Forum Solvedphenom II x4 940 bottlenecking 7970? Forum Solved8350 OC Bottlenecking GTX 660 SLI Forum SolvedAm I bottlenecking my PC? Forum SolvedIs my cpu bottlenecking my gpu? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !