Bottleneck Tags: Graphics Cards Bottleneck Graphics Last response: August 12, 2012 2:57 AM in Graphics & Displays Share jjtoutt August 11, 2012 10:40:23 PM hello, My GPU usage is only averaging 50-60% during fallout new vegas and a few other games. Is this a bottleneck? general specs: corsair CX430 AMD phenom II X6 @ 2.9ghz zotac GTS 450 8GB of ram caviar green 5200rp HDD 1080p 25 inch monitor More about : bottleneck corymartin66 August 12, 2012 1:03:30 AM no its not...fallout new Vegas is not a demanding game corymartin66 August 12, 2012 1:04:56 AM now if u were playing crysis 1 and your gpu never got over 50 60% then yes it would be a bottleneck Related resources Will my pentium dual core bottleneck a gt 630? - Forum Wil a phenom II 555 bottleneck a gt 440? - Forum FX 8120 bottleneck ? - Forum Software to check bottleneck ? - Forum 7770 Bottleneck - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jjtoutt August 12, 2012 1:47:51 AM but if i turn up the settings in fallout it becomes glitchy and the GPU is still at 50-60% Pinhedd a c 79 U Graphics card August 12, 2012 2:06:01 AM Fallout 3 and Fallout New Vegas are horribly coded games. The only "bottleneck" for those games is between the engine designer's keyboard and chair. If you want to squeeze a bit more performance out of them, put them on an SSD. jjtoutt August 12, 2012 2:57:28 AM alright, thankyou for the info Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBottleneck doubt ForumPossible bottleneck ? ForumWill this bottleneck ? ForumWill I run into bottleneck with this setup? ForumCrysis 3 cpu bottleneck ? ForumGtx 680 bottleneck i5 760 cpu ForumGpu Bottleneck ? ForumHd 7750 bottleneck ForumWhat's my bottleneck ? ForumWill the phenom x4 965 bottleneck hd 7870? ForumAMD Athlon x4 640 bottleneck ForumBudget gaming upgrade build, bottleneck question ForumWill this GPU bottleneck my CPU? ForumWhat could cause bottleneck in PlanetSide2? ForumNeed a card By lt_dan_zsu, 1 hour ago: It looks like the 7850 is a little higher, but it's nothing... 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 !