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Phenom II x4 965 possible botleneck?

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I was wondering if my processor would bottleneck if I decided to Crossfire my ATI 6870 down the road when I get more money for another GFX card..
If so, can anyone tell me a possible solution to the problem. I plan on OC'ing the CPU when I can get more cash for a liquid cooling kit.
Stock Speed: 3.4 GHz
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Depends on the game, the resolution/detail settings, and your monitor refresh rate. In general for most games at 1080p 60HZ, no.
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Depends on the game, the resolution/detail settings, and your monitor refresh rate. In general for most games at 1080p 60HZ, no.

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