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Q6600 Bottleneck A GTX 580?

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Title says it all, will my Q6600 @ 3.4 Ghz bottleneck my GTX 580? I play games at a 1920x1200 resolution. My guess is no at those resolutions but I'm new to a lot of this wheee.gif
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post #2 of 120
no.
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naa your fine..

look at my sig rig..still no bottleneck tongue.gif
    
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Me thinks you'll be fine.
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post #5 of 120
There shouldn't be an issue.
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No,just enjoy the games.
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Fast replies, thanks all, but not even with games that only support dual-core?
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post #8 of 120
At 3.4? Yes it will, more on certain games than others. And the games that "only" support dual-core are the majority of them, since only a few support over 2. So a faster dual would outrun your Q6600; if you don't play BFBC2 or GTA4 for example, a 4.0 E8400 on that 750i would truthfully be a better gaming setup than your Q6600. But you'd be taking a step backwards for general performance in encoding.


What matters most is how well your setup does with the games that you play. If you have no issues with framerates, than who cares?
Edited by 2thAche - 3/1/11 at 7:33am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoko Littner;12567118 
naa your fine..

look at my sig rig..still no bottleneck tongue.gif


Your sig rig's CPU blows his out of the water.
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my last sig rig.. lemme change it to my core 2 duo rig.
    
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