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 aboutwill bottleneck setup
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.