Core i7 950 Tags: CPUs Core Intel i7 Gaming Last response: December 28, 2009 2:50 PM in CPUs Share pnico December 28, 2009 1:05:16 PM Do you guys know how long the core i7950 will be good for as far as being able to run almost anything? its in a gaming system I got back in july.. also came with 2 4870x2's, figured those cards are more than enough for now..? thanks More about : core 950 Scotteq a b à CPUs December 28, 2009 1:20:39 PM Plenty of Horsepower. m 0 l warmon6 a b à CPUs December 28, 2009 2:33:50 PM If your gaming, you got more horsepower than needed for at about 3 years. Majority of games that are made today and for the see able future only require 2 threads. Core i7 have 8. m 0 l Related resources Core i7 950 @ 3.9 Ghz VS Core i7 4770k @ Default - Forum Core i7 950 Stock Bottlenecking? - Forum WTS CPU Intel Core I7 950 & Asus Rampage 3 Formula Mother Board 300$ - Forum Core i7 950 Bottle neck 7970? - Forum Core I7 950 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer notty22 a b à CPUs December 28, 2009 2:34:21 PM Crysis 2 might bring it to its knees , lol. m 0 l Pro Llama a b à CPUs December 28, 2009 2:50:23 PM You will most likely upgrade the 4870 well before the i7. In other words you should be fine. Have fun gaming m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCore i7 950 3.5ghz on stock cooler. Max temp 75ºC Forum SolvedWTF? Intel Pentium 4 630 vs intel core i7 950 Forum SolvedCore i7 950 Cooling Forum SolvedCore i7 950 a bit warm Forum Core i7 950 dead motherboard replacement... is it worth it. Forum Core i7 950 crash with my msi x58 pro-e Forum Ultimate HTPC - core i7 950 - Ceton 4 - GTS 450 - 2TB + 640GB HDD - Bl Forum Core i7 950,What Idle Temperature Is Recommended for this cpu? Forum WTB- Core i7 9xx, i7- 960,950 preferred Forum Motherboards for intel core i7 950 Forum Core i7 950 3.06GHz vs Pentium E5800 3.2GHz Forum Over clocking a core i7 950 Forum Intel Core i7 950 & Patriot PV7312G1600ELK Forum Intel® Core™ i5-2500K Processor vs. Intel® Core™ i7 950 Processor Forum Core i5 2500k vs core i7 950?which one Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !