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will i get any bottleneck or will the q9550 take it fully?

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post #2 of 8
Dual support some bottlenecking, quad support, probably almost none.
    
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If your cpu is at 4ghz like you have in your si, then I doubt you will face any bottleneck. yessir.gif
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Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared;12378639 
Dual support some bottlenecking, quad support, probably almost none.

you rma'd your sandy bridge gear? frown.gif
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At 4ghz, you should be good. The q9550 is still a good quad core.
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post #6 of 8
the q9550 is still a great CPU....

you will love 2x470s...
post #7 of 8
No bottleneck at that speed.
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It depends on what your personal definition of 'bottleneck' is, since there's some dissent around OCN as to what the term means.

In the technical sense, yes, depending on the game/test, and the settings at which you run said game/test, that chip/mobo will occasionally bottleneck your gfx performance. It would almost never be 'significant' though.
    
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