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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l Related resources This budget system any good? (Also bottleneck) - Forum will an i5 4440 will bottleneck the gtx 780 ti - Forum Will the x58 be able to handle 770 or the new 800 series(880) or will it bottleneck - Forum Will my current CPU bottleneck my GPU? - Forum will i5 4690 non k bottleneck - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ February 13, 2013 5:55:54 PM It's backwards compatible. m 0 l thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 6:07:14 PM Will not perform as well as it would on a motherboard with PCI-Express 3.0? m 0 l FinneousPJ February 13, 2013 6:11:00 PM It'll be just the same, my friend. m 0 l Best solution Kamen_BG a b À AMD 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... Share 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% m 0 l thehiddenlotus February 13, 2013 6:48:00 PM Best answer selected by thehiddenlotus. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill it bottleneck? Forum SolvedIs this a GPU Bottleneck? Forum Solvedknowing the bottleneck Forum SolvedMost Powerful GPU with Corsair CX430 PSU (without bottleneck)? Forum SolvedI'm looking for a graphics card that is compatible with my CPU and won't bottleneck. Forum SolvedFx-6300 and a R9 280x will i bottleneck Forum SolvedAre my 2 gaming builds good? (no bottleneck? no compatibility issues?) Forum SolvedCould My Northbridge Be My Bottleneck? Forum SolvedHow to know if my CPU will bottleneck/how much will it Forum Solvedbuying a used PC primiarlly for gaming is this CPU worth it/ will it bottleneck? Forum SolvedWill a Q8400 bottleneck a gtx 750 ti? Forum SolvedNew graphics card that wont give me a bottleneck Forum SolvedWill a i5 4570 bottleneck R9 290 - Tri X Crossfire ? Forum SolvedWill this bottleneck? Forum SolvedPentium G3258 + GTX 760 = Bottleneck? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !