Solved CPU + GPU vs. GPU + APU Tags: GPUs Computers CPUs Graphics Last response: April 16, 2013 7:01 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Hunter Nielsen April 16, 2013 6:56:39 PM i'm building my first computer, so i don't know much about this. What Would be better an amd A10 apu with a radeon 7870 (hybrid CrossFireX) or a normal FX cpu with the same card? More about : cpu gpu gpu apu cardwej April 16, 2013 7:00:30 PM http://www.pcworld.com/article/235064/gpu.html Spaniard United April 16, 2013 7:00:54 PM AMD A10 can only be crossfired with a 6670 at most. Anything higher than that cannot be crossfired. CPU+7870 > A10+6670 So either way, but go for Vishera or Trinity, stay away from Zambezi. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution tenaciousk a b à CPUs April 16, 2013 7:01:06 PM fx cpu and dedicated graphics would be better. The apu's are more for people on a tight budget who want gaming capabilities. If you are planning to buy a dedicated graphics card, then you do not want a APU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSolvedAPU vs CPU + GPU ForumSolvedAMD APU vs. Traditional CPU/GPU for a basic build. ForumSolvedAPU vs CPU+GPU ForumHTPC: APU vs CPU + onboard GPU ForumSolvedAPU + GPU or CPU + GPU ForumSolvedCan my CPU (APU) support a better GPU without bottlenecking ForumSolvedAPU's GPU's and CPU's!? ForumSolvedShould I get an APU or CPU+GPU? ForumAPU, CPU, GPU, Graphics card ? ForumSolvedGPU vs APU Forumamd apu vs intel with gpu ForumHTPC Media Server/Gaming Rig, APU or CPU+GPU? ForumApu, CPU, gpu ForumSolvedCpu and gpu or apu and gpu ForumHelp me choose build: APU or CPU+GPU ForumBudget Gaming Computer (APU and GPU or CPU and GPU to given model?) ForumSolvedAir vs. liquid cooling latest AMD GPU&CPU system ForumSolvedCrossFire: APU with a GPU ForumSolvedCPU vs GPU (again) ForumSolvedAPU or GPU More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !