Solved Will This Bottleneck? Tags: New Build Bottleneck AMD Systems Product Last response: February 13, 2013 6:48 PM in Systems Share thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 5:51:17 PM Will this bottleneck? AMD FX 6300: http://www.microcenter.com/product/401797/FX_6300_Black... Gigabyte AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS M5A97 R2.0 Socket AM3+ Motherboard: http://www.microcenter.com/product/398235/M5A97_R20_Soc... Thanks in advance! More about : bottleneck FinneousPJ February 13, 2013 5:51:46 PM Nope, you're good. thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 5:54:25 PM What doesn't make sense is the GPU says "PCI-Express 3.0" I have never seen this on a motherboard. Related resources Wil a phenom II 555 bottleneck a gt 440? - Forum FX 8120 bottleneck ? - Forum Software to check bottleneck ? - Forum 7770 Bottleneck - Forum Bottleneck doubt - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ February 13, 2013 5:55:54 PM It's backwards compatible. thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 6:07:14 PM Will not perform as well as it would on a motherboard with PCI-Express 3.0? FinneousPJ February 13, 2013 6:11:00 PM It'll be just the same, my friend. Best solution Kamen_BG February 13, 2013 6:14:14 PM Well... to be brutally honest, your card will perform around half a percent worse compared to a board with PCI-E 3. http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Intel/Ivy_Bridge_PCI... thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 6:29:22 PM Kamen_BG said:Well... to be brutally honest, your card will perform around half a percent worse compared to a board with PCI-E 3. http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Intel/Ivy_Bridge_PCI... Oh haha I read that wrong at first, I thought half percentage not 0.5% thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 6:48:00 PM Best answer selected by thehiddenlotus. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: 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? Forum512mb Vram Bottleneck todays games? ForumUpgrading PC after 4 Years(2009) Need Help! [PC Noob] More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !