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i3 2100 3.10 Ghz Bottleneck?

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What would be the highest performance card for this CPU?

My thoughts are that a GTX 650 Ti or an ATI Radeon 7770 ...

What do you guys think? biggrin.gif

Thanks in advance for any input! thumb.gif
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Resolution?
Most likely would handle a 7970/770 just fine...rolleyes.gif
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Resolution?
Most likely would handle a 7970/770 just fine...rolleyes.gif

Well the i3 2100 is only a dual core so you might be hard pressed to push 60 FPS in some games. You'd probably get pretty decent utilization even out of an 7970 but no doubt there would be times where the CPU would be an issue. As such you don't want to put anything to expensive in a system like that. IMO 7950 is pushing the cost/benefit. I would recommend a 7850 or 7870 at the highest.
    
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