Closed Will my cpu bottle neck a gtx480 Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx CPUs Intel Graphics Last response: June 10, 2012 10:36 AM in Graphics & Displays Share twist3dgooch June 10, 2012 9:43:15 AM So i have a Intel Core2 Extreme X9650 @ 3.00GHz clocked @ 3.33Ghz and i wanna know if it will bottle neck a gtx 480 cause my old gtx 280 is getting old and have a hard time holding up with the new games that are coming out More about : cpu bottle neck gtx480 akxpckwb a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 10, 2012 9:50:17 AM I think it would be a good match if you can't afford anything better Score 0 Sunius a c 291 U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 10, 2012 9:50:46 AM No it will not bottleneck. You've got an extremely good CPU. Score 0 Related resources Will this cpu bottle neck the gpu? Link in thread - Forum What GPU should I buy that wont bottle neck my AMD phenom Quad core CPU? - Forum will my cpu bottle neck my gpu - Forum Will my cpu bottle neck a gtx 750 ti - Forum Would this gpu bottle neck my cpu - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution blazorthon a c 87 U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 10, 2012 9:51:10 AM You should be fine, although overclocking the GTX 480 substantially could make the CPU become a minor bottle-neck, in which case a slightly greater CPU overclock would solve that. Share twist3dgooch June 10, 2012 10:13:25 AM Best answer selected by twist3dgooch. Score 0 Mousemonkey a c 272 U Graphics card a b à CPUs June 10, 2012 10:36:53 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking at buying a GTX 760, will my cpu bottle neck it? Forum SolvedGetting an Asus GTX 770, will my cpu bottle neck it? Forum SolvedWould this CPU bottle neck my 780ti? Forum Solvedwill this cpu bottle neck my gpu Forum SolvedWill my budget build bottle neck due to the CPU I have selected? Forum SolvedWill the Radeon R9 270/ R9 270x bottle neck my CPU? Forum Solvedwill my Cpu bottle neck my GPU Forum SolvedCPU bottle neck GPU Forum SolvedWill my CPU bottle neck the GPU i intend of getting? Forum SolvedCPU bottle neck Forum Can CPU and RAM cause GPU bottle neck? Forum Bottle neck cpu? AMD Phenom 9600 Quad-Core + asus 7770 1gddr5 Forum 4k gaming benchmarks anywhere? cpu a bottle neck? Forum SolvedCould my Graphics card bottle neck my CPU? Forum Would this CPU bottle neck this GPU help please? Forum 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 !