CPU and GPU questions Tags: CPUs Gtx GPUs Overclocking Last response: September 14, 2009 1:20 PM in Overclocking Share lashton September 14, 2009 8:30:49 AM OK, here we go, should I go for an PII 550BE and 2 X 4870 or a PII 955 BE and 1 X 275 GTX?, the rest of the stuff in in my signature More about : cpu gpu questions | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove gkay09 CPUs Expert September 14, 2009 8:40:50 AM P II 955 BE and cheaper HD 4870 (If that 22" that you have has a resolution lower than 1920X1200, then even a single HD 4870 can handle that resolution) and save money for HD 58xx series... | Report abuse lashton September 14, 2009 8:48:15 AM the monitor is 1920 X 1080 Full HD | Report abuse gkay09 CPUs Expert September 14, 2009 9:46:37 AM ^ Still my suggestion holds good... Or If you can hold your purchase for a month, then you can get this CPU and GPU for nearly the same price - X3 720( or anything better if you save some more cash) + HD 5850 | Report abuse shubham1401 CPUs Expert September 14, 2009 1:09:10 PM ^+1. If you have a good budget then there is no harm in waiting a bit for the new cards. | Report abuse mindless728 CPUs Expert September 14, 2009 1:20:06 PM gkay09 said:^ Still my suggestion holds good... Or If you can hold your purchase for a month, then you can get this CPU and GPU for nearly the same price - X3 720( or anything better if you save some more cash) + HD 5850 I have a 4870 1GB and it holds fine on my monitor (1920x1080) | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Overclocking>CPU and GPU questions> Related ressources: ForumHardware upgrades questions !: upgrading RAM, CPU , GPU , SSD ForumCpu and Gpu questions . ForumNew laptop - GPU/CPU questions ? ForumCompatibility Questions with CPU/GPU Upgrade ForumTwo final questions ( CPU coolers, GPU choice) Forumnew system questions - watts, cpu , gpu , sound ForumCPU/GPU Water Cooling first timer? (: ForumGPU or CPU overheating ForumWill my CPU bottleneck my GPU upgrade – answers to (some) questions ForumFirst PC build GPU questions . So many to choose from ForumUpgrade GPU or CPU ? ForumBuild, Will my CPU bottleneck my GPU ? Or have i made other mistakes? ForumInstalled new gpu and its overheating the cpu ForumNew GPU and old CPU questions ForumCPU fan clicking? ForumHelp! CPU not at full speed ForumI7-860 CPU Cooler Suggestions? Forum[Solved] CPU Coolers for i5? ForumWhich CPU Cooler for 4Ghz OC? ForumNeed some CPU cooling advice (Q6600) More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !