Closed GTX670 and Core 2 Quad Q6600 Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: September 25, 2012 4:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share BMOSound September 14, 2012 4:00:29 AM So ive finally got the money for a new graphics (Time to part with the trusty 8800GTX). Ive seen really good reviews about the gtx 670 and looking at getting one. Heres my system specs: Core 2 Quad Q6600 overclocked at 3.24Ghz 2x2GB Corsair XMS 2 DDR2 Ram (900mhz 5-5-5-17) Corsair TX550M power supply Gigabyte G31M-2SL Motherboard 128Gb Crucial M4 SSD 2TB WD Black So my main question is, will the GTX670 be bottle necked my my cpu etc? Or should i save a few dollars and get the GTX660Ti? Thanks for your help More about : gtx670 core quad q6600 BMOSound September 14, 2012 4:14:49 AM Oh and i forgot, ill be playing at 1920x1080 Best solution tivatar September 14, 2012 4:15:45 AM The GTX670 won't let you down. You may start to see your CPU bottleneck in some games that are CPU intensive, but if it wasn't a problem before, you should be fine. Related resources I5-3570K from q6600 or upgrade to GTX670 ? - Forum Gigabyte gtx670 problem - Forum Can I run a GTX 650 with an Intel core 2 quad CPU Q6600 and 6GB of ram? Looking - Forum Upgrading CPu to Core 2 Quad q6600 or 9500 - Forum Overclocking Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 From 2 .4GHz to 3.0GHz - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Smeg45 a b U Graphics card September 14, 2012 4:37:03 AM You will be bottlenecked. The old quads are generations behind anything new. I'd get a new CPU + MOBO before a GPU. BMOSound September 25, 2012 11:54:27 AM Best answer selected by BMOSound. Mousemonkey a c 241 U Graphics card September 25, 2012 4:57:35 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2 .4GHz First time OC ForumI have a 2 .4 GHz Intel core 2 quad Q6600 processor with 2 GB ram.My graphics ca ForumNX options for Intel Core 2 Quad CPU Q6600 ForumGT5678 Desktop PC Core 2 Quad Q6600 won't recognize Radeon HD 6870 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q6600 - what cooler?? please help ForumIs the Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2 .4ghz good for modern gaming? ForumOverclocking Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 ForumCore 2 quad q6600 2 .4ghz with intel dg41rq mbd, how to improve speed ForumOverclocking Core 2 Quad Q6600 ForumMAX Ghz for Core 2 Quad Q6600 ? Forum2 HD7970 vs 2 GTX670 vs 2 HD7950 vs 2 GTX660Ti vs GTX680 ForumIntel core 2 quad q6600 @ 2 .4ghz with Nvidia 460 v 2 lags on DB3 ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumGTX670 Runtime Error Forum[Solved] Have Lenovo 410 w/integrated intel core I5 graphics card, power supply 280w. 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 !