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I never said this ever.
I got a log yo

wel...crap had one dammit I forgot to turn the logger on D:

Anyways, I am right, you are wrong.
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I got a log yo

wel...crap had one dammit I forgot to turn the logger on D:

Anyways, I am right, you are wrong.
How am I wrong when I never said anything?
    
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How am I wrong when I never said anything?
We just had an argument about this in steam... e-e
 
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We just had an argument about this in steam... e-e
This event never occured. I think you just imagined it.
    
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from that pic you posted your cpu is the bottleneck,

if youre gpu is the bottleneck you'd see 100% gpu usage almost all the time, in a game like witcher 2 mines at 100% constantly and i have a 2500k @ 4.5ghz...hence my gpu is the bottleneck in 99% of cases

you could pump up the graphics even more and still see the same fps, the only way to increase your fps would be a cpu upgrade
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from that pic you posted your cpu is the bottleneck,

if youre gpu is the bottleneck you'd see 100% gpu usage almost all the time, in a game like witcher 2 mines at 100% constantly and i have a 2500k @ 4.5ghz...hence my gpu is the bottleneck in 99% of cases

you could pump up the graphics even more and still see the same fps, the only way to increase your fps would be a cpu upgrade
Dude that isn't a bottleneck yo. Witcher 2 is a very demanding game and will suck the hell out of any GPU. Besides there is no way in hell your system is bottlenecking your CPU.
 
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You can't just declare that one is going to bottleneck the other, games are optimized differently and put more stress on one or the other, as long as they are at a similar level it doesn't matter.
Edited by Scrappy - 8/4/11 at 9:05pm
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LOL , witcher 2 was most definitely bottlenecked by my CPU ,, not too much by the GPU
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Yes, your Q6600 is a bottleneck. But its ONLY a bottleneck on CPU intensive games. On BFBC2, you are holding back your GTX560Ti. And just because your AVERAGE framerates are high enough, doesn't mean your minimums are over 60. Believe it or not, minimum framerate being higher will make a night and day difference in smoothness of a game.

Your system is quite balanced as is. You're only going to see a bottleneck on CPU intensive games such as BFBC2 and GTA IV (just 2 examples). But that certainly isn't going to warrant a full system rebuild unless you wanted to spend the cash on it.

If you switched over to a Sandy Bridge setup with the same GPU and the rest of your hardware, I promise you your jaw would drop from the differences, even if it is playable as is.
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Yes, your Q6600 is a bottleneck. But its ONLY a bottleneck on CPU intensive games. On BFBC2, you are holding back your GTX560Ti. And just because your AVERAGE framerates are high enough, doesn't mean your minimums are over 60. Believe it or not, minimum framerate being higher will make a night and day difference in smoothness of a game.

Your system is quite balanced as is. You're only going to see a bottleneck on CPU intensive games such as BFBC2 and GTA IV (just 2 examples). But that certainly isn't going to warrant a full system rebuild unless you wanted to spend the cash on it.

If you switched over to a Sandy Bridge setup with the same GPU and the rest of your hardware, I promise you your jaw would drop from the differences, even if it is playable as is.
I wish I had the money to do so. Personally I would be happy even with an i5 750 in my rig.
 
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