I just upgraded my monitor so ive been running a higher resolution (1920X1080) playing Bad Company 2 and I noticed my card was struggling a bit (XFX HD4870) so I overclocked it a bit and monitored it using ATI tray tools OSD, while I did that I noticed the GPU was only about 70%-80% in use and my CPU was 100% most of the time so im guessing the cpu needs an upgrade to help speed things up? (AMD 6000+) or is it that it is just bit much for my card?
Was thinking of going to a Phenom II 945 same clock speed but quad core...
Running Bad company 2 all settings on high 2xAA and HSAO off
Any input would be much appreciated :)