Solved 1st gen i7 Tags: Gtx Intel i7 Processors CPUs Last response: October 14, 2013 4:07 PM in CPUs Share steelviper October 14, 2013 3:59:43 PM Got a i7 965 xtreme 3.2 oc to 4.0..currently runnin a 4870x2...can the processor handle a gtx 680? More about : 1st gen Best solution rolli59 a c 804 à CPUs October 14, 2013 4:03:14 PM Share Yes at that clock no problem. anort3 a c 220 à CPUs October 14, 2013 4:07:45 PM Totally agree with rolli59. That is still a top tier gaming CPU and I would say you could go with a GTX 780 and still be fine. CPU hierarchy chart. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-cpu-review-o... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDrives compabilities with i7 1st gen and themselves Forum SolvedPerformance diff between I7 1st and 4th Gen Forum SolvedUpgrading from 1st Gen i7 Setup, need a bit of Help Forum Solved1st Gen i7 to Haswell or IB-E? *3D RENDERING* Forum i7 920 1st gen w/ radeon 280x gpu or a haswell 4670k with a radeon 265 gpu Forum Ram for overclocking 1st gen i7 Forum 1st gen i7 965x(extreme edition) vs. i5/i7 2nd gen Forum [WTB] 1st Gen i7 + RAM Forum SolvedIntel 1st to 4th gen upgrade Forum Solved1st gen i5 vs 4th gen i5 Forum Solved'Next Gen Killer' mATX 1st build - Help! Forum Solved1st build, 2 to $3K Gen'l Office & Photo Editing build review request Forum Solved1st gen. i3 540 + GTX570. Time to upgrade CPU? Forum SolvedIs a 1st Gen Intel Core i3 still good enough for HTPC use? Forum Solved1st gen core13 processor Forum SolvedGTX 580 with Core i3 540 (1st Gen) HELP!! Forum New motherboard compatible with Intel i5 1st gen Forum Have an Apple TV 1st gen w/160 HD. all of sudden it won't boot up and get a pix of box w/? flashing on top. Guessing it can't Forum Intel 7260 AC Half PCI-E laptop card compatibility with 1st gen i5 laptop Forum SolvedI will be operating Lumion 3d, but i have a budget, will i5 4th gen with 16 gig ram will out perform i7 4th gen 8 gig, and wil Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !