Running Intel G530 2.4Ghz with HD 7950, CPU bottlenecking GPU Tags: CPUs GPUs Bottleneck HD Intel Last response: February 26, 2012 6:05 AM in CPUs Share khoaaa February 26, 2012 5:15:50 AM I am waiting for Ivy Bridge to upgrade my CPU...but i wonder what effect is the CPU having on my benchmarks with the 7950. More about : running intel g530 4ghz 7950 cpu bottlenecking gpu | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove amuffin CPUs Master February 26, 2012 5:21:54 AM Do you know if it is bottlenecking? Because I am sure it is. | Report abuse rolli59 CPUs Master February 26, 2012 5:31:31 AM It is to slow to keep up with that powerful a card. Will make the CPU upgrade more pleasing after it is done. | Report abuse noob2222 CPUs Authority February 26, 2012 5:38:01 AM run task manager while using it, if you see spikes or constant 100% cpu usage, then yes. | Report abuse khoaaa February 26, 2012 6:05:02 AM I think it is when i am using demanding programs like gaming or downloading big files. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Running Intel G530 2.4Ghz with HD 7950, CPU bottlenecking GPU> Related ressources: ForumIntel G530 ; need graphics card. ForumIs my cpu bottlenecking my HD 7950 ? ForumIs my FX-8120 bottlenecking my Radeon HD 7950 ? ForumIntel Celeron G530 good for gaming? ForumOverclocking an Intel Q6600 2.4ghz CPU ForumAMD E-350 vs Intel Celeron G530 ForumStrange graphics display - Celeron G530 ForumIntel G530 / G620 / G840 / G850? ForumWhen will amd release mobos with pcie 3.0 ? ForumHow many times can you test ur GPU a day without damaging it? ForumIntel G530 build? budget 270 us dollars ForumCPU or Video Card Upgrade? ForumIs this a reasonable build? - is cpu bottlenecking gpu ? ForumWay to put 3pin fan to PWM? ForumPCI-E 3.0 GPU with a PCI-E 2.0 CPU Forum[Solved] FCLGA1366 CPU and LGA1366 mobo? ForumNZXT Apollo CPU Cooler Clearance? Forumhow to unlock cpu,s with my crosshair formula V Forumunlock my amd 560 be with crosshair formula V ForumChanging CPU process priority More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !