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The title says it all. Will my Athlon II x4 630 @3.3ghz run crossfire 6850 without bottle necking? If not would a 2500k or a bulldozer be good? I will primarily be playing Battlefield 3 (ftw) at max settings.
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What resolution?
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by foothead;13778990 
what resolution?

^^^ this

EDIT
Anything lower than 1920x1080 then it will bottleneck.
Edited by dixson01974 - 6/6/11 at 8:03pm
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1920x1080
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BF2 @1080p maxed out all settings bottlenecks here @4ghz

I would go with BD as soon as it launches... BF3 will be more cpu hungy
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Enable V-synch and crank up the detail settings until you no longer reach average 60FPS. There will no doubt be some dips in FPS due to CPU power, but overall it should be pretty good.
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BF2 or BF3? I'm planning on BF3. I just hope there are no problems with BD at launch.
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Nobody really knows how BF3 will perform yet. At 1920x1080, most games shouldn't have major bottlenecking problems, though you would get slightly better performance with a faster CPU.
 
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