Will a 6800GT bottlneck? 3 replies

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spo8

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#1 13 years ago

hi there i got a qquestion i got a Pentuiim 4 prescott 2,4 ghz and i was thinking of a new videocard will a 6800GT bottleneck at me? cuse a friend of me had a amd 2800+ and he bought a 6800gt then a bottlneck apeared...i dont wanna waste anymoney i got a Ti 4200 now.

greetz




Pethegreat VIP Member

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#2 13 years ago

Yeah it will bottleneck in games like CS:S, but it will be alot better than your ti4200.

I own one with a 2.4ghz p4 and I only get about %60 of the performace.

If you are building a new computer then wait on geting a new video card.




C38368

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#3 13 years ago

The 6800 won't be the choke on that system; the CPU will.




Agentlaidlaw

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#4 13 years ago

Be wise to go to at least a 3.0ghz Intel then you should be fine. But be wise to go ahead and just build a new PC.