switching to 1080p and in need of a new gpu Last response: June 8, 2013 12:20 PM in Graphics & Displays Share skitz9417 June 6, 2013 7:43:27 AM hi im switching to a 1080p very soon and im wondering will my hd 6950 1gb be ok or i get a new gpu heres my cpu x4 955be @4ghz and antec 620m psu More about : switching 1080p gpu Reply to skitz9417 rgd1101 June 6, 2013 7:45:40 AM it will be ok. may not be high but at least medium settings. Reply to rgd1101 alexander0884 June 6, 2013 7:46:41 AM You will need to upgrade your CPU, MOBO if you want high on 1080p Reply to alexander0884 Related resources Need GPU advice for 1080p Gaming. - Forum New cheap(ish) GPU for 1080p gaming (7790oc vs 660oc) - Forum Need a GPU to hook up to 52" 1080p TV - Forum How to proceed when switching from ATI to nVidia (new GPU) - Forum Com wont boot after switching sata slot and installing new GPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer skitz9417 June 6, 2013 7:47:54 AM alexander0884 said:You will need to upgrade your CPU, MOBO if you want high on 1080p i didnt want to upgrade my cpu and motherboard just the gpu Reply to skitz9417 skitz9417 June 6, 2013 7:57:14 AM if i wanted to upgrade will the hd 7870 be ok for 1080p Reply to skitz9417 byogamingpc June 6, 2013 8:02:09 AM I would recommend the 7870 XT http://amzn.to/11R8RrF as the best card for your buck and will run most everything on high settings at 1080p. If you can afford a 7950 http://amzn.to/17WJUuU it would be even better. Reply to byogamingpc skitz9417 June 6, 2013 8:13:32 AM ok cool thanks guys 1 more question im going a pc with a 4800+ at stock speed and i wondering what would be a good card for it Reply to skitz9417 skitz9417 June 8, 2013 12:20:10 PM 1 more question im going a pc with a 4800+ at stock speed and i wondering what would be a good card for it Reply to skitz9417 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumSolvedSwitching from 1024x768 to 1080p ? drop in FPS ? ForumNeed a GPU capable playing BF3 on ULTRA 60FPS constant @ 1080p ForumSolvedATI 3650 can't play 1080p (need new card?) ForumSolvedNeed a new GPU for Arma 3? ForumSolvedBest GPU for 1080p Gaming ForumSolvedBest GPU for 1080p gaming ForumSolvedNeed help with new gpu ForumSolvedI really need some advice on a new GPU. ForumLooking to get new monitor 27" 1080P need some input Forumneed help, LCD tv connected to new PC via HDMI lost signal after switching from PC to TV and back ForumSolved1080p GPU on a budget ForumSolvedNeed a new GPU & PSU! HELP! ForumSolvedNo signal to old AMD GPU after installing nvidia gpu and switching back ForumSolvedNeed new GPU ForumSolvedNeed a 1920 by 1080p monitor at the cheapest price 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 !