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Will my cpu bottle neck a gtx480

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
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  1. I think it would be a good match if you can't afford anything better
  2. No it will not bottleneck. You've got an extremely good CPU.
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    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.
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