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Will a PH2 955 bottleneck my GTS 450? Or is it vice versa? Well would the gts 450 limit the 955s power?
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post #2 of 14
There will not be any bottlenecking here.
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post #3 of 14
nope and nope
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post #4 of 14
No.

I ran a 955 at 3.8 with a GTX460 and the 460 would always max out before the cpu.
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post #5 of 14
i am experiencing a bottleneck with my 480 but thats in only certain situations
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post #6 of 14
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OK, thanks, thats good. Was planning on getting a 955 (yes i know BD is next month) I just dont think ill need all the power of bulldozer, considering I'm using a crap athlon 64.
Also, a 450 is nowhere near a 480, so thats good.
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post #7 of 14
My 6970 will not bottleneck nor will my 965 @4.3. I can't say for under that speed
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post #8 of 14
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Well im going to be overclocking it later when i get a new mobo, to at least 4ghz, probably 4.2 or so.
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post #9 of 14
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Originally Posted by RussianJ View Post
My 6970 will not bottleneck nor will my 965 @4.3. I can't say for under that speed
Look at my sig rig. The strange thing is that I get no bottlenecking on it.
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post #10 of 14
Notice how none of them are providing any proof to that affect?

With a GTS 450 you won't many usage problems if any.
    
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