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Will an Amd a4-5300 bottleneck a sapphire hd 7750?

Hello, im wondering if an a4-5300 will bottleneck a hd 7750, im currently running with a gt-430 and want to upgrade to a more powerful graphics card but i am worried that my cpu will bottleneck the new graphics card should i purchase the graphics card or just spend the money and upgrade my cpu?

my computer specs are:

Cpu: Amd a4-5300
Mobo: ASUS F2A55-M LK PLUS FM2 AMD A55
Ram:Crucial Ballistix Sport 8gb 1600mhz
PSU: 450w
HD: 500gb Seagate Barracuda @ 7200rpm
GPU (current): PNY GT 430 2gb ddr3
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  1. No your CPU will not bottleneck the gpu. You're fine with that setup.
  2. Xttony said:
    No your CPU will not bottleneck the gpu. You're fine with that setup.


    what about a sapphire hd 7770 ghz 1gb ddr5 edition? i have 2 extra molex plugs on my PSU (which i can use with an adapter to get a 6 pin) and plenty of room in my case. do you think i would run into any problems with that card? be it bottlenecking or power limitations?
  3. Best answer
    No problem with the 7770 either. Your CPU, PSU will be able to support a HD 7770.
    The least reported PSU a 7770 worked on was a 300watts PSU(good, branded PSU, not the cheap ones) so I'm pretty sure that your PSU will be able to handle it too.
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