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Can my rig run Crysis 2 on hardcore?

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Or will my CPU ruin it for me?
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yes, in short.
   
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Probably, although I'm not sure if you're GPU is being bottlenecked by that Athlon II...
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Probably, although I'm not sure if you're GPU is being bottlenecked by that Athlon II...
Yeah, it definitely is being bottlenecked. =/
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Probably, although I'm not sure if you're GPU is being bottlenecked by that Athlon II...
well then he should oc that Athlon, although it might be somewhat limited
   
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well then he should oc that Athlon, although it might be somewhat limited
Apparently I can overclock it like 500MHz. I'm not sure how relevant that would even be in games.
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Might get FPS drops or microstutter as your CPU is weak. You might be able to offset this by overclocking it
    
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Wait microstuttering? I've heard of a CPU bottleneck limiting frames but not causing microstuttering.
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I would invest in a Phenom II, with my rig I get ~45fps hardcore 1920x1080
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I would invest in a Phenom II, with my rig I get ~45fps hardcore 1920x1080
That's not correct. What GPU usage?
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