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If you are afraid of cpu bottlenecks delid your cpu, give it some voltage and watch it fly.
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Oc the cpu

His 3770k is already at 4.7ghz.....

Clearly getting to 4.8ghz after potentially wrecking the CPU for 1% performance is going to fix the non existent GPU bottle neck.
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Stay with your current CPU, because you already have a nice overclock on it, and it is only marginally slower clock for clock compared to the 4770k.thumb.gif
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post #12 of 18
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Originally Posted by FlyingNugget View Post


His 3770k is already at 4.7ghz.....

Clearly getting to 4.8ghz after potentially wrecking the CPU for 1% performance is going to fix the non existent GPU bottle neck.
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Stay with your current CPU, because you already have a nice overclock on it, and it is only marginally slower clock for clock compared to the 4770k.thumb.gif

Lel i dint read that his cpu was oc'd

As for bottlenecks @OP i have seen people with the 3770k run dual titans

So i am pretty sure you wont feel a lot of bottleneck
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Thats what I was saying as long as he has a mobo which will support the PCI lane speeds he needs.. But if his CPU is at 4.7 I assume the Mobo must at least be decent tongue.gif
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post #14 of 18
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Lel i dint read that his cpu was oc'd

As for bottlenecks @OP i have seen people with the 3770k run dual titans

So i am pretty sure you wont feel a lot of any bottleneck

Keep the 3770k, its fine. spend as much money as you want on GPU power i doubt youll ever bottleneck yourself, possibly not even in tri-sli
post #15 of 18
If I were you, I would get new GPU (R290 at least) & later get another one for CF. I read R290 at stock clock is a lot faster than 7970.
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post #16 of 18
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Thanks guys, I think I'll stick with my 3770K. New GPU it is smile.gif
post #17 of 18
upgrade your GPU
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post #18 of 18
3770k will last you atleast 2 more cpu gens (unless intell throws everything away and goes 6-8 core on their normal cpu lines)
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