Will there be a bottleneck in this setup ? Tags: Radeon Bottleneck Intel i7 Graphics Last response: December 25, 2012 10:09 AM in Graphics & Displays Share GhostStalker95 December 24, 2012 11:45:44 PM Hello, Right now i have specs and i am facing severe bottleneck, core i3 540 @ 3.1Ghz ( x2 ) 8 Gb DDR3 RAM @ 1333 BuS XFX HD 7850 Graphic card @ Stock settings Gigabyte H55M-D2H Motherboard i was think of upgrading to i5 2500k bt its out of my price range bt i found an i7-860 2.8Ghz and i wanted to ask that if i swap the i3 witht his i7 will i face bottleneck or not ? in bf3 my gpu usage is like 50 - 55 % More about : bottleneck setup Sumukh_Bhagat December 25, 2012 1:05:48 AM What problem you have? In BF3 you must have been playing Multiplayer? MP uses 4 cores. Bit i3 has 2 cores. That means less performance. Swap it, it will be better. But save up for i5 3470. Thats a very nice card + cheap I have that and it runs every thing awesome. Check this review and you'll get to know : http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/cpu-performance-com... m 0 l wa1 December 25, 2012 3:03:24 AM Monitor resolution? PSU? I think you already have a nice setup there... well, depends on what are you going to play, it will gives you different result. But generally, it's a good setup. m 0 l Related resources A Setup that won't bottleneck with GTX 750 OC 1GB - Forum Will the following setup Bottleneck while playing high-end games? - Forum Will my setup bottleneck? - Forum [Car Audio] Does this car audio setup work? Is there any bottleneck going on? - Forum what is my bottleneck with my setup? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer GhostStalker95 December 25, 2012 10:07:31 AM got a 650W Antec PSU and Resolution is 1600x1050p like that. And for the i5 i would have to change my mobo and processor, m 0 l Sumukh_Bhagat December 25, 2012 10:09:43 AM PSU is fine. Infact very good. But i3 is the Problem. In what games you face problems? In Multi or Single player? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAny bottleneck with this setup? Forum SolvedWill a gtx 760 bottleneck my setup/ will my psu handle it? Forum SolvedHas this setup have any bottleneck? Forum SolvedWill this setup work?Will it not bottleneck? Forum SolvedWhat processor will be good enough to not bottleneck my graphics card setup? Forum SolvedWill a Multi-GPU (Non-SLI/Crossfire) setup bottleneck my computer? Forum SolvedWill this setup bottleneck the gpu? Forum SolvedWould my current setup bottleneck 2 7870's in crossfire? Forum Will this setup bottleneck a r9 290/x Forum SolvedWill I run into bottleneck with this setup? Forum What's the bottleneck of my computer setup? (Need to know what to buy if i need to) Forum SolvedWill my setup be of any bottleneck if I get the 670GTX? Forum SolvedWill this setup bottleneck? Forum SolvedWill my current setup eventually BOTTLENECK the CPU? Forum SolvedCurrent Setup; bottleneck and other questions Forum 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 !