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Planning to buy a MSI 8800 GTX will my pc be bottlenecked

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by Holston, Jul 13, 2007.

  1. Holston New Member

    Jul 13, 2007
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    I am planning to get an 8800gtx from MSI or a EVGA brand.
    The Card I am planning to get is a MSI GeForce 8800 GTX OC 768 MB
    I have a AMD Athlon X2 4200+ OCed to 2.6 gHz. 2Gb of Dual Channeled Ram (OCZ Platinum PC2-6400 = DDR2

    800). MSI K9N Diamond 590 SLI MCP Motherboard. And a Antec Trio 650 watt, 3 12v railing arrangment. Will

    my system be Bottlenecked with a 8800 Gtx onboard, or not.
  2. DaMulta

    DaMulta My stars went supernova

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    Yes, but it will still kick ass.

    The top of the line CPUs are bottleneck by those cards.
  3. kwchang007

    kwchang007 New Member

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    it'll be bottlenecked at low res. but when you kick up the res and eye candy, the gfx card quickly becomes the bottleneck.

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