Upgrading my 720 X3 Tags: CPUs Core Phenom Last response: March 19, 2010 9:29 AM in CPUs Share kal20mx March 18, 2010 8:31:54 PM I currently have a phenom 720 unlocked 4th core at 3.6ghz. Im going to be buying a 5970 and would like to know if it would be better for me to buy me the new phenom 6core too? I heard its coming out in April. More about : upgrading 720 unknown_13 a b à CPUs March 18, 2010 9:12:26 PM No. I think that PII X3 720 with fourth core unlocked and OC'd won't have any problems, especially if you're gaming on high res. m 0 l diec4st March 18, 2010 9:14:29 PM 4 cores is enough bro m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shubham1401 a b à CPUs March 19, 2010 9:29:47 AM Your CPU is enough to handle that card. You don't need a x6 for it. It'll run just fine m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading Phenom II X3 720 to i5 2500k Forum SolvedPhenom II X3 720 -- Worthy of GPU Upgrade? Forum SolvedUpgrade from Phenom II 720 x3 with 6950 (apu or intel) Forum SolvedIf I upgrade from a Phenom II x3 720 to a Core i7 4770k... Forum Solved$250-$300 CPU/Mobo Upgrade from AMD x3 720 Forum SolvedShould i upgrade from Phenom II x3 720 ? Forum SolvedPhenom II x2 550 Bl.Ed. or Ph.II x3 720 Bl.Ed. for cheep upgrade ????? Forum Should I upgrade phenom ii x3 720 to x4 960T? Forum AMD phenom x3 720 unlock core worth MB upgrade? Forum Should I Upgrade My Phenom II X3 720 BE? Forum Phenom II x3 720 BE worth the upgrade to a x6? Forum My AMD X3 720 upgrade and X4 940 comparision Forum Solvedwhich CPU is better here the i5 4300u or phenom ii x3 720be Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X3 720 strong enough for MSI 7950 (for $150~ USD)? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X3 720 BE + ZOTAC GeForce GTX 650 Ti BOOST Forum GPU for Athlon x3 425 in 720p gaming Forum AMD Phenom II X3 720 Overclocking? Forum SolvedPhenom II X3 720 BE Voltage? Forum SolvedWhy is my unlocked X3 720 core speed/multiplier dropping on its own? Forum SolvedShould I unlock the 4th core on AMD Phenom II X3 720 @ 2.8Ghz or Triple Core @ 3 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !