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Would anything in my current build bottleneck a 6870? I have money to pick up a new mobo/cpu/ram as well but I'd prefer not to if it won't be a huge gain in games.
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Not with one card, if you decide to go crossfire later it will.
 
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I will probably go xfire later, but if I do I'll pick up other stuff at that point, thanks.
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I think you could have some bottleneck (I have a 6970 and phenom II 955) because when I run some benchmarks I get quite a higher score overclocking my phenom II to 3,8GHz, GPU score as well.
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