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Will E2180 bottleneck GTX260

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OK i am getting new mobo P45 and i will be able at last to OC my E2180. So will E2180@3.2GHZ(or higher) bottleneck GTX260 because i am considering swapping my HD4850 for GTX260(216SP)?
 
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OK i am getting new mobo P45 and i will be able at last to OC my E2180. So will E2180@3.2GHZ bottleneck GTX260 because i am considering swapping my HD4850 for GTX260(216SP)?
is it an upfront swap? you're alot better off getting another 4850 (and a new PSU).. the e2180 might have to be OC'd a bit more, but there really will not be too much of a bottleneck with the 260.
 
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I have a friend who have PC parts shop and he can give me a discount so i can get the GTX260 for the money i will sold my HD4850. yes and i will get new PSU :p
 

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well e21802 3.2ghz is the same as the e6750 stock which was 2.66ghz
 
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How much is he giving you for the 4850? because that dictates if it is a good deal or not.
 

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The answer is no. :)
 
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He will give me a new GTX260 for the money i sell my HD4850. I'm not from USA and i cant say a price but here where i live GTX260 has the same price as new HD4870. i will give an example HD4870/GTX260 is for example 250$ and i can sell my HD4850 for 100$ - this is an example
 

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why not? Just do it!:)
 
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so its a free upgrade then, basically... then yeah... DO IT. and there will be no bottleneck.
 

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yep! as Phanbuey says it:)
just oc everything when you get it:D
 
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OK i will do it thnx :toast:
 

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just a thought on bottle necking. have you checked tha amps rer line on that Chieftech PSU to be sure it has the power needed and appropriate connections?

If this is your PSU.... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817202013


the dual 18Amp rails should suffice, but be sure you have adapters from the 4-pin molexes to a 6-pin GPU power.