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 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 Any bottleneck with this setup? - Forum Has this setup have any bottleneck? - 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 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 What's the bottleneck of my computer setup? (Need to know what to buy if i need to) Forum SolvedWill this setup bottleneck the gpu? Forum SolvedWould my current setup bottleneck 2 7870's in crossfire? Forum SolvedWill I run into bottleneck with this setup? 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 Will a gtx 760 bottleneck my setup/ will my psu handle it? Forum SolvedCurrent Setup; bottleneck and other questions Forum SolvedIs there a bottleneck for 580 in this setup Forum Will this set-up bottleneck 2 gtx 770's in SLI? Forum Will my setup bottleneck? 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 !