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Will an i3-2100 bottleneck my GPU?

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I'm planning to move over to a mATX build, downgrading from the 2600k to the i3-2100. Will the GPU be okay? It's a Sapphire HD6950 2GB.
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Originally Posted by starwa1ker View Post
I'm planning to move over to a mATX build, downgrading from the 2600k to the i3-2100. Will the GPU be okay? It's a Sapphire HD6950 2GB.
Is there anything against an i5?
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Is there anything against an i5?
No, it's not much of a downgrade. I'm actually thinking about just doing an i3-2100 with a 6770, I haven't been using my desktop for much gaming. I want to get some cash back and work on other projects.
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Definitely no bottleneck in dualcore games.
Only game that might are BC2 and GTAIV
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You'll be alright.
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