Will my GTX 560 bottleneck this system? Tags: New Build Gtx Systems Last response: September 15, 2012 5:22 PM in Systems Share cobs85 September 15, 2012 4:42:48 PM Hello and thanks in advance. hopefully this is an easy question. I'm just curious as to whether my GTX 560 will be a significant bottleneck to this system. Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: Some components purchased, rest will be purchased today Budget Range: 600-700 for all components except GPU System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, note I run a 2 monitor set up and always have a second program running, (streaming [go twitch.tv!] or watching movies) Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: All execept GPU and Monitor Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Memoryexpress.com Location:Calgary Alberta Parts Preferences: I like Intel and nvidia Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: No Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1200 second monitor is 1680x1050 but i will move to a second 1920x1200 soon Additional Comments: I have done my research and am pretty confident with my build. The issue I run into is i got a gtx 560 for Christmas and I'm worried it will be the bottle neck on the system And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: It is time to upgrade. I am noticing slowdowns on games like GW2 and Planetside 2 Gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H Motherboard http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/MX38912 Core™ i5-3450 Processor, 3.10GHz w/ 6MB Cache http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/MX39148 GeForce GTX 560 Ti FPB 1GB GDDR5 PCI-E w/ Dual DVI, HDMI http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/MX32013 (as stated this is from my current system) Ram : 8GB DDR3 1600 whatever deal I can find on it today HDD : SATA 1-2TB drive 7200RPM again whatever the best deal is today. More about : gtx 560 bottleneck system Why_Me September 15, 2012 5:22:57 PM http://www.directcanada.com <----- Free Shipping on orders over $50 http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=10530BD2284&v... $86.32 ASUS P8B75-M/CSM mATX LGA1155 B75 DDR3 1PCI-E16 1PCI-E4 2PCI SATA3 DVI HDMI USB3.0 Motherboard http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12200BD5808&v... $189.95 Intel Core i5 3450 Quad Core Processor LGA1155 3.1GHZ Ivy Bridge 6MB Retail http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15380BD5211&v... $37.23 G.SKILL Ripjaws X F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Memory Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWill my system bottleneck with a new GTX 560 Ti 2GB? ForumWill a dual GTX 560 Ti bottleneck on my system ? ForumWould this system Bottleneck a GTX560 ti or 570 ForumWould my system bottleneck gtx 560 Ti? ForumRadeon 7850hd, gtx560 ti or gtx 650ti is there any bottleneck ? ForumBest $120-$150 CPU that won't bottleneck x2 GTX 560 Ti's in SLI ForumWill firstname.lastname@example.orgGhz Bottleneck GTX560 ? ForumWould a AMD FX-8120 (@3.1GHz) bottleneck a GTX 560 2gb? ForumWill a Pentium Dual Core bottleneck the GTX 560 Ti in BF3? ForumCould i have a 560 Ti in my System or would it Bottleneck it? ForumWill the i5 2400 bottleneck the GTX 560 ti? ForumWill my cpu bottleneck gtx 560 ForumWill a Q6600 G0 Bottleneck a GTX560 ? ForumWIll be GTX 560 bottlenecked by my system ? ForumWill an i3 2120 bottleneck a Nvidia GTX560 Ti? Forum[Graphics Card] Would E2200 bottleneck GTX560 ForumNew Sub $700 build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !