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HD 5870 2gb E6E and Athlon II x2 bottle neck?

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Will my new $179 HD 5870 2GB E6E be bottlenecked with a Athlon II x2 2.8ghz and 4gb of DDR3-1333mhz ram?

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no i dought it maybe just bump up the cpu a bit with a OC.
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What res?

But in general, yes, there will be a bottleneck.
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At 1920x1080, you will have a CPU bottleneck for sure.
    
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I cant overclock my biostar board is messed up.....it was only $5 so I cant complain got it in a shell shocker deal with my ram $85 normal price -$30 with shellshocker and a $10 rebate
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Originally Posted by Celcoid View Post
I cant overclock my biostar board is messed up.....it was only $5 so I cant complain got it in a shell shocker deal with my ram $85 normal price -$30 with shellshocker and a $10 rebate
How so? Have you looked around your BIOS?
    
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um....I bump the core clock up by 1 and save and exit and it goes back to 200 also tryed my freinds cpu and it dont work either
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help???
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help???
Use AMD Overdrive to overclock instead of bios.
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Use AMD Overdrive to overclock instead of bios.
I cant I have a Nvida chipset you need 770+ AMD to use AMD OD
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