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. Share 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMatching cpu to gpu Forum SolvedGPU/CPU Matching Forum Matching CPU with GPU, does it matter? Forum Matching GPU to CPU Forum CPU and GPU matching (8800GTS) Forum Tips for matching CPU, RAM, MB, GPU efficiently? Forum SolvedGood CPU and GPU match up? Forum SolvedLooking for a motherboard to match my GPU and CPU Forum SolvedMatch of gpu and cpu pair Forum SolvedIs my current cpu matched ok with my new gpu? Forum SolvedCPU match for GPU Forum SolvedBest gaming gpu matching to i5 3350p Forum SolvedGPU match for CPU Forum SolvedMotherboard and GPU matching Forum SolvedCPU to match with GPU and future Forum Best GPU to match my older CPU (without bottlenecking) Forum SolvedIntel Xeon CPU Stepping Matching for Dell Poweredge Forum SolvedA10-6800K + Matching GPU[???] Forum Cpu-gpu match ? Forum GTX 760 GPU Percentage usage and temperatures not matching? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !