Intel Q8400 and GTX 580 - Is this a bottleneck? Tags: Gtx Bottleneck Intel Components Last response: December 16, 2012 4:34 PM in Components Share samboy09 July 10, 2012 11:32:03 PM Intel Q8400 and GTX 580 - Is this a bottleneck? HELP More about : intel q8400 gtx 580 bottleneck mocchan July 11, 2012 12:20:02 AM Doing some research, I don't think so. If you DO run into some bottlenecking issues, however, a slight overclock on your CPU may help clutchc a b å Intel July 11, 2012 12:22:37 AM Any possible battle neck to the video card would be un-noticable in gameplay. here is where your processor ranks in the gaming world: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-cpu-review-o... Related resources HD6870 for Core2 Quad Q8400 ? - Forum Q8400 bottlenecking gtx 460 sli - Forum Q8400 Bottleneck - Forum Does Q8400 bottlenecks GTX 560 (non-ti) ? - Forum Intel E8400 vs. Intel Q8400 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer samboy09 July 15, 2012 3:38:19 PM bump ojas December 16, 2012 4:34:00 PM Old post, but your answer is YES. My Q8400 is bottlencking my GTX 560. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWill my cpu bottleneck x2 gtx 580 's? ForumPDC E6300 to C2Q Q8400 , still worth it? ForumQ8400 vs i5-2500k @ 3.7Ghz for gaming ForumWill my CPU " bottleneck " a GTX 580 ? ForumCore 2 Quad Q8400 Bottleneck GTX 460 SLI ForumAthlon 2 640 gtx 580 bottleneck ForumWill this CPU bottleneck a GTX 580 ForumCore 2 quad q8400 vs phenom x4 945 ForumE8400 or Q8400 ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumIs this a good processor? ForumIs the stock cooler/fan required for intel warranty? Forum[Solved] Can Antec HCG-520 520 Watts PSU handle this GPU ForumCan This PSU Function On This PC? ForumWill this be enough Watt? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !