Why does my pc bottleneck? Tags: Prebuilt Bottleneck Systems Last response: April 19, 2012 8:04 AM in Systems Share mjwhelan April 19, 2012 7:20:32 AM Hello, I built a new PC in december 2011, it was on a budget but it still should bottle neck so easily. Its components are: i3 2100 XFX 6770 Gskill 8gb 1333 OCZ 500W Foxconn H67 MB 320gb 160gb HDD Windows 7 pro it bottlenecks when Im using google crome itunes youtube what ever else im doing. How can i improve the performance e.g. do i need to upgrade my cpu? or graphics card? Thanks More about : bottleneck anort3 April 19, 2012 8:04:59 AM Don't double post. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/342988-31-bottleneck Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy does a bottleneck slow down the entire PC Forum Why does my pc bottleneck? Forum Why does my pc bottleneck? Forum Why does my pc bottleneck? Forum Solvedwhy my new pc does not turn on? Forum SolvedWhy does my PC lag? Forum SolvedPC controllers right analog stick acts as 1,2,3,4. why does it do this and how to fix it? Forum SolvedWhy does my PC lag? Forum SolvedDoes my PC have a bottleneck? Forum SolvedMy gaming PC can run bf4 on ultra at 60 fps, but with minecraft shaders mod only 30-40 fps at most. Does anyone know why? Forum SolvedWhy does my PC freezes during gameplay? Forum SolvedWhy does my Bios change boot device priority? (PC has become slow;games do not work efficiently) Forum Why does my pc crash when playing day z standalone? Forum SolvedWhy does GTA IV run so poorly for the PC? Forum SolvedWhy does my PC feel more laggy than PS3? Forum Why does battlefield 3 and 4 no longer play good on my pc? Forum why does my pc say no cignal altough everithing is plugged in right Forum SolvedWhy does my laptop outperform my gaming PC? Forum does my pc have bottleneck? Forum Why does it lag on this pc ??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !