EVGA GTS 450 on i5 2500k with no bottleneck and laggs? Tags: Graphics Cards EVGA Bottleneck Intel Intel i5 Graphics Last response: May 7, 2012 12:00 AM in Graphics & Displays Share dagasaitim May 6, 2012 5:01:37 PM Guys i need your help, I will upgrade my computer from intel E5200 dualcore to i5 2500k Im in tight budget this is my story My pc now is old Intel E5200 Dual core 2gb ddr2 I change my gpu from 8400SE to GTS 450(i upgrade this for my gaming) And i upgrade my junk psu to FSP 500 watts ( so that it can run my GTS 450) PS: my reason for upgrading i5 2500k is my pc lagg and can run only is LOW settings So now im planning to upgrade now this is prefer Intel i5 2500k A 4gb ddr3 Z68 or p67 MOBO And i will get my from my old pc EVGA GTS 450 And my FSP 500 watts to my new pc build. Is intel i5 2500k is compatible with EVGA GTS 450 with no bottleneck? If i have that new pc rig i put this game GTA IV JUST CAUSE 2 CRYSIS BLACK OPS Can run that with no LAGG AND BOTTLENECK? I play that in HIGH SETTING? More about : evga gts 450 2500k bottleneck laggs e56imfg a b U Graphics card May 6, 2012 5:04:39 PM Your GFX card would be limiting the 2500K, not the other way around. Also, why not a 3570K? You could play those games at medium to high depending on your res. de5_Roy a c 75 U Graphics card a b å Intel May 6, 2012 5:13:43 PM core i5 2500k is quite powerful cpu for gaming, may be the best (cpu) performance for money. the gts 450 will become bottleneck long before 2500k does. Related resources Im upgrading to i5 2500k - Forum Help!!!!!! EVGA GTS 450 and Inno3d GTx 550ti - Forum Crysis 3 Benchmark - GTX 670 560Ti 465 GTS 450 - Forum Which GFX Card (Under £100), GTS450 ? HD7770? Please look! - Forum Will the this card (ZOTAC GeForce GTS 450 ) run Skyrim? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dagasaitim May 6, 2012 9:31:51 PM What is the best videocard in i5 2500k? i cant buy new gpu cause im in tight budget i will use and transfer my GTS 450 to my new pc rig. davemaster84 May 6, 2012 9:46:53 PM That gpu is really low profile man, if you want a cheap, good gpu try a gtx 460 1gb which is around 120US. Good luck dagasaitim May 6, 2012 10:00:59 PM I watch youtube videos that i5 2500k and GTS 450 is good like GTA IV CRYSIS they have no lagg at all at max settings e56imfg a b U Graphics card May 7, 2012 12:00:12 AM There is no limit for a 2500K. It's all in the GPU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWill FX-8120 bottleneck HD 6850 Crossfire? ForumUpgrading from GTS 450 , need some advice. Forum2x SLI GTS 450 or a single card such as the GTX 560 TI? ForumBuy ati 7950...with i5 760 stock.. bottleneck problem? ForumOC'd FX-8150 or OC'd i5 2500k ? ForumEVGA 512MB GDDR3 256BIT GTS 250 ForumWill Athon 2 X4 640 bottleneck GTX 580? ForumMotherboard for i5 2500k Forum24" and resolution question More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !