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I have a AMD 9650 Quad core and 8 gigs of ddr 2 ram am i being bottlenecked?
 
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Your GPU is the bottleneck; a quad-core certainly isn't holding it back.
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Your GPU is the bottleneck; a quad-core certainly isn't holding it back.
well everyone says the first gen phenom sucked and i have one of those. Also i just picked up that gts 240 for 20 bucks and its ALOT better then integrated
 
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post #4 of 11
I sort of would have to say..

Both are. Any higher than a GT 240, your CPU will in turn, be bottle necking your GPU.
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I sort of would have to say..

Both are. Any higher than a GT 240, your CPU will in turn, be bottle necking your GPU.
They both can't be bottlenecking each other lol...
    
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I sort of would have to say..

Both are. Any higher than a GT 240, your CPU will in turn, be bottle necking your GPU.
I dont understand?
 
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I dont understand?
If he decides to upgrade his GPU, his CPU will become the bottleneck.
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If he decides to upgrade his GPU, his CPU will become the bottleneck.
Oh thanks
 
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post #9 of 11
Yeah, you'd best better get an entire new system when you do decide to upgrade.

OCN's here to help, don't worry.
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Yeah, you'd best better get an entire new system when you do decide to upgrade.

OCN's here to help, don't worry.
Ya if you go on my page and look at future build i am getting that soon
 
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