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Old October 17, 2011, 02:57 PM
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Hey guys:

I have an MSI GTX 480 coming my way in a few days, and was wondering if my i3-540 cpu @ 4.6 GHz would be sufficient enough to drive this card for BF3. I figure I'll run this system hard for the forseable future until I really need an upgrade.
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Old October 17, 2011, 03:14 PM
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For BF3 it might be a bit of a bottleneck because it utilizes multicore processors, otherwise i wouldn't think so.
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