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Bottlenecks?

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I am getting a i5 2400 and a radeon hd 6850

I will be playing at 1440x900 will there be any bottlenecks?

Also how well will I run games like crysis 2? Starcraft 2?
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That's a fantastic processor, and a good video card. At your resolution it should be able to handle almost anything. The 6850 might struggle with a few games at maximum settings if you upgrade to 1080p+.

Point being, that CPU won't bottleneck the 6850, and it's not worth worrying about the other way around. It's a good pair.
Edited by t-ramp - 8/18/11 at 6:02pm
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you are going to be gravy at that res, dont worry.
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1440x900 is like 1280x1024, hardware from 4 years ago can run that no problem.
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