Solved Matching a CPU and GPU Tags: Phenom AMD CPUs Components Nvidia GPUs Last response: April 21, 2013 4:47 PM in Components Share DJmartin April 21, 2013 4:30:19 PM Would an AMD Phenom 2 X4 965 go well with a nvidia gtx 660 superclocked? Or should I upgrade the CPU? More about : matching cpu gpu Best solution completelyrandomname a b à CPUs April 21, 2013 4:33:20 PM It should be fine, if you can afford an i3 3220 or an FX 4300/6300 then get those instead. BUT the 965 is still a decent processor. It's still a quad core and it can overclock. Azn Cracker a b à CPUs April 21, 2013 4:47:37 PM there will be a bottleneck, but it wont be that bad because the phenom is still pretty good. Like said above, if you have the money i would upgrade the cpu. Maybe to an i5 or an fx-6300 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSolvedMatching cpu to gpu ForumSolvedGPU/CPU Matching ForumMatching CPU with GPU, does it matter? ForumMatching GPU to CPU ForumCPU and GPU matching (8800GTS) ForumTips for matching CPU, RAM, MB, GPU efficiently? ForumSolvedLooking for a motherboard to match my GPU and CPU ForumSolvedMatch of gpu and cpu pair ForumSolvedIs my current cpu matched ok with my new gpu? ForumSolvedCPU match for GPU ForumSolvedGPU match for CPU ForumBest GPU to match my older CPU (without bottlenecking) ForumSolvedMotherboard and GPU matching ForumSolvedCPU to match with GPU and future ForumSolvedA10-6800K + Matching GPU[???] ForumCpu-gpu match ? ForumCPU/GPU match up ForumIntel Xeon CPU Stepping Matching for Dell Poweredge ForumBest matched GPU for an intel E6850 CPU ForumChoosing a mobo to match my CPU/GPU choice More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !