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Which was the price? If it was the same or lower than a 970GTX keep it otherwise return.it


Either way that core 2 quad is A HUGE bottleneck.

No it isn't. It may bottleneck in more CPU bound games, but with an overclock it'll be fine.
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No it isn't. It may bottleneck in more CPU bound games, but with an overclock it'll be fine.
my Q8400 had 12% at 720 of bottleneck . and 9% at 1080 evne in GPU bound games. with a HD 7870

IT WILL be a HUGE BOTTLENECK
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my Q8400 had 12% at 720 of bottleneck . and 9% at 1080 evne in GPU bound games. with a HD 7870

IT WILL be a HUGE BOTTLENECK

You're totally right, only just spotted that it is a dual core from 8 years ago!

Definitely a bottleneck!
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