Solved Cf6950's or 7970 upgrade? Tags: Graphics Cards Asus Bottleneck CPUs PCI Express Overclocking Last response: December 19, 2011 10:46 AM in Overclocking Share jijoslin November 27, 2011 11:42:57 PM my cpu is an firstname.lastname@example.org and mobo is asus crosshair 3 with dual pci-e 2.0 slots, will my cpu or mobo bottleneck the new 7970 tahiti? also anyone know the power requirements? More about : cf6950 7970 upgrade Best solution nna2 a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking November 28, 2011 2:54:30 AM you wont be able to tell any specs until its released, or atleast until the specs are up on the official amd website, and i wouldnt worry about bottlenecking because most gaming is more gpu reliant than cpu that is if your looking for gaming jijoslin December 7, 2011 11:22:07 PM Best answer selected by jijoslin. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer helpy December 19, 2011 10:46:47 AM http://www.tomshardware.com/news/AMD-Radeon-HD-7000-GPU... just for reference but still the 6950s beat Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCf6950's or 7970 upgrade ? ForumIs it compatible ForumHD 7970 worthy upgrade from GTX 480? ForumGTX 580 SLI 1440p upgrade to HD 7970 GHz Forum5870 to 7970 worth the upgrade ? ForumIs it worth upgrading from CF 5870's to CF 6950's? ForumGTX 580 or 6950 crossfire ForumUpgrade to 7970 /GTX680 or stick with GTX 560 ti 448 sli? ForumUpgrading from asus gtx 670 top to hd 7970 ghz! ForumThinking about getting an eyefinity set up (possible?) ForumCan I upgrade my Asus G73JH to a 7970 m? ForumUpgrade from crossfire 5850 to 7970 ? ForumFixed Voltage ForumBest cooler for my 1090t or if i upgrade to the 8 core? ForumUpgrade from Hyper 212 Plus? Forum[Solved] Want to "upgrade" my EVGA 570's Air Cooling ForumCPU Heatsink upgrade help Forum[Solved] CPU heatsink upgrade ForumSmall upgrade and compatibilities Forum[Solved] 4GB upgrade to 8 GB---Win 7 64 bit More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !