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Is i5 760 bottlenecking 660ti?

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Okay these are my results.
http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/746196

My i5 760 is oc'ed to 3.8ghz 1.28v
So i'm wondering how are the results? What if i OC the GPU further will i bottleneck then?
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Check MSI Afterburner for GPU utilization - if you're seeing 90 - 100% utilization than you're good to go, if you see less than that then yes you would be bottlenecked by your CPU - 760's are pretty strong chips and shouldn't bottleneck (which isn't to say that you wouldn't get higher fps / scores with a sandy / ivy bridge chip)

Make sure your CPU is clocked as high as possible to get the most out of your setup, and of course o/c that GPU as much as possible thumb.gif
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Okay these are my results.
http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/746196

My i5 760 is oc'ed to 3.8ghz 1.28v
So i'm wondering how are the results? What if i OC the GPU further will i bottleneck then?

Your i5 shouldn't be bottlenecking regardless
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Is i5 760 bottlenecking 660ti?
In short - absolutely not, especially if you have it clocked.
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