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Hey Ppl,

I was just wondering, i've changed my mind recently about some parts that i want to get.
I decided to invest some more money in the gpu instead of the m-board+processor.
So my question is will a Intel i5 3570 (non-k) at stockspeed bottleneck a ati 7970?

Thnx for answers
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Oke thnx for the answer,
So i will be fine with 1680x1050 resolution @ games like : BF3,COD Black Ops 2 etc?
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Oke thnx for the answer,
So i will be fine with 1680x1050 resolution @ games like : BF3,COD Black Ops 2 etc?

You'll be fine.
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Hey Ppl,

I was just wondering, i've changed my mind recently about some parts that i want to get.
I decided to invest some more money in the gpu instead of the m-board+processor.
So my question is will a Intel i5 3570 (non-k) at stockspeed bottleneck a ati 7970?

Thnx for answers

Mate , heck , i got an i7-2600 and i'm not bottlenecked when playing at 1920x1080 at all smile.gif You won't have a single problem with that thumb.gif
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Good to hear, and what about the PSU? Will a XFX Core 550W 80+ Bronze be enough for this parts :


CPU: Intel i5 3570
GPU: Gigabyte 7970 OC 3GB Windforce
MOBO: MSI B75MA-B45
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz 2x4GB
WD Black 1TB
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post #7 of 27
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Originally Posted by rss013 View Post

Good to hear, and what about the PSU? Will a XFX Core 550W 80+ Bronze be enough for this parts :


CPU: Intel i5 3570
GPU: Gigabyte 7970 OC 3GB Windforce
MOBO: MSI B75MA-B45
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz 2x4GB
WD Black 1TB

I'd recommend maybe this? SILVERSTONE Strider 600W
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You shouldn't have a bottleneck, but i would OC to 4Ghz since the Turbo is 3.8, shouldn't be hard. I know the Non-K's suck at OC, but a small one should be ok and every little bit helps smile.gif
 
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Good to hear, and what about the PSU? Will a XFX Core 550W 80+ Bronze be enough for this parts :


CPU: Intel i5 3570
GPU: Gigabyte 7970 OC 3GB Windforce
MOBO: MSI B75MA-B45
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz 2x4GB
WD Black 1TB

That's certainly sufficient for that rig.
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Is a OC to 4Ghz possible on a MSI B75MA-B45 ?
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