Upgrade Suggestions / Bottleneck Questions Tags: CPUs Bottleneck Processors AMD Last response: December 17, 2012 1:51 PM in CPUs Share akosisodaman December 17, 2012 7:05:52 AM Hello guys! just registered here the site. well there will be two questions in my thread. 1. is my processor bottlenecking my GPU? here's my system AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ NVIDIA GT 630 DDR3 i noticed after playing Dota 2 my GPU's Load is maxed at 81%. 2nd question. i am planning to buy one of these two processors. which of them will give me more performance than my current processor? AMD Athlon II X2 270 AMD Athlon II X3 450 also i have an option on buying used Phenom II X2 555 BE. but i have no plans of unlocking the cores. since i only have an entry level Deep Cool Beta 200ST TIA! More about : upgrade suggestions bottleneck questions darth pravus a b à CPUs December 17, 2012 10:50:20 AM A new motherboard and a new CPU and a new GPU. Your GPU is massively weak m 0 l akosisodaman December 17, 2012 1:51:02 PM thanks for the reply. my motherboard currently supports all those three processors that i have in mind for upgrading. what should i choose among the three? a local forum here said that i would be better of at choosing the Phenom II X2 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGaming Computer Upgrade Questions/Suggestions Forum SolvedUpgrade from gtx 660 to 780 and bottleneck question Forum SolvedTriple Chan Upgrade Question/Suggestions Forum SolvedBudget gaming upgrade build, bottleneck question Forum SolvedUpgrade/Bottleneck Question Forum Upgrade Questions and bottleneck? Forum Will my CPU bottleneck my GPU upgrade – answers to (some) questions Forum SolvedCard Upgrade and bottleneck question Forum SolvedUpgrade Question and Suggestions Forum SolvedNew computer build! Some questions need answering and taking suggestions! Forum SolvedUpgrading GPU + Bottleneck Question Forum Noob upgrade suggestions and questions Forum SolvedPC bottleneck questions (LGA1156) Forum SolvedRig upgrade, R9 280X question regarding PSU and bottlenecking Forum Solved1st time build ($800-$900 build), would love some suggestions, also have a few questions... Forum Solvedhelp (bottleneck) questions Forum SolvedUpgrade needed? Bottleneck Forum SolvedAMD FX-6300+Nvidia GTX670= GPU bottleneck. Suggestions for another good but affordable processor/graphics card? Forum SolvedWhat Video Card should i upgrade to and will i have bottleneck issues? Forum SolvedConsidering GPU upgrade, worried CPU might bottleneck. Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !