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Old 11-25-2005, 02:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Will an amd 3700 san diego bottleneck an nvidia 7800 gtx with 512mb??

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Old 11-25-2005, 02:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No (depends on game though, but no.)


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No, people don't give the processor enough credit. Its a very strong thing and won't overclock. Overclock the 3700+ a couple of hundred MHz and you're guaranteed excellent gameplay.
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Old 11-25-2005, 03:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Yeah, it'll AT LEAST overclock 400MHz. However it may bottleneck later when multithreaded games come out, so you may want to get a 4400+ X2, which is basicly like having two 3700+s.
so, umm, err yeah
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