What is the best I can use on this mobo? Tags: Motherboards RAM Graphics Cards Last response: January 16, 2010 3:28 AM in Motherboards Share Gingerbread January 15, 2010 9:01:41 PM So I have this mobo Intel D945PLRNL. I want to know what is the best CPU I can use and the best video card(with as much as possible ram for games) and ofcourse how much Ram can I use on it. Thanks. More about : mobo | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Upendra09 Motherboard Expert Graphics card Expert January 15, 2010 9:32:19 PM http://www.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/d945p... the Pentium D 960 this processor isn't really worth it though it will overheat a lot and it will be slow compared to todays processors the best graphics card you can use on that is probably domething like a radeon HD 47xx or an NVIDIA 9800 GTX | Report abuse captvizcenzo January 16, 2010 2:32:12 AM cant it use hd48xx? agree with the pentium d 960, and max ram this mobo can use is 2gb... | Report abuse Upendra09 Motherboard Expert Graphics card Expert January 16, 2010 3:16:54 AM yeah but it would be bottlenecked by the CPU and the PCI-E lanes would also slow it down it would be better if he bought a new mobo and also to the OP please do your own research it took me one minute to get that link whereas it took a half hour for you to get a reply | Report abuse Upendra09 Motherboard Expert Graphics card Expert January 16, 2010 3:17:32 AM un fact even a 47xx would very slightly bottlenecked | Report abuse captvizcenzo January 16, 2010 3:28:09 AM yup, that mobo is just too old for a new gc... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>What is the best I can use on this mobo?> Related ressources: ForumWhat is the best video card 780i 3-way SLI XFX nforce mobo can use ? ForumWhat is the best CPU to use to run ESXi environment? ForumWhat it the Best Value High End Z77 MOBO ?? New your help ForumWhat is the best cpu upgrade i can use with this board, e210882. its a ForumWhat is the best mobo here?? Forum Forum Forum ForumWhat 's the best CPU/ mobo for my setup? ForumWhat Graphics Card should I use with my P5K-Premium Mobo ?! ForumWhat is the best combination - i5 2500k + z68 MOBO + HD6850/6870/GTX560Ti vs i5 ForumWhat MOBO is best for a HAF 932 Advanced? ForumWhat is the best but cheapest z77 mobo for ivy gaming rig ForumWhat is the best mobo to get with an i5-3570k? ForumProfessional Wiring Job. What do you use ? Cable Management at its best ForumI have I7-950, What would be the best MOBO for this chipset please? ForumWhat is the best mobo and ram for i5 2500K ForumAdvice on what parts to use ( best bang for the buck) ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumWhen i put my both ram in mobo it wont work More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !