Solved AMD Phenom vs AMD Athlon II graphics card Tags: Graphics Cards AMD Phenom Components Last response: May 23, 2012 9:33 PM in Components Share PeterOgle May 23, 2012 9:17:51 PM My computer has the AMD phenom, to run diablo 3 the game i am getting a new graphics card. the graphics card says a requirement is the AMD anthlon. Are these interchangable. so if i get the card can i put it in my AMD phenom and get it to work? More about : amd phenom amd athlon graphics card Best solution mocchan a b U Graphics card May 23, 2012 9:22:49 PM Share Phenom > Athlon. Your CPU is better than the one listed so don't worry. Do you know what graphics card you're running? PeterOgle May 23, 2012 9:25:02 PM I dont know what my current card is but the one i'm trying to get will be linked. i have nvidia that's all i know. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/NVIDIA+-+GeForce+GTX+550+Ti... Related resources AMD Phenom vs AMD Athlon II - Forum AMD Athlon II X4 640 vs Phenom II X4 925 2.80 GHz Processor - Forum AMD Phenom X4 Quad Core vs . Athlon II X4 Quad Core - Forum AMD a6 vs athlon II vs phenom II - Forum Graphics card for M3A78-CM/ AMD Phenom II X4 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PeterOgle May 23, 2012 9:25:21 PM Best answer selected by PeterOgle. PeterOgle May 23, 2012 9:29:02 PM but just to double check, if it can run on Anthlon then it can run on Phenom correct? mercer95 May 23, 2012 9:31:38 PM yes phenom is the upgrade to Athlon. PeterOgle May 23, 2012 9:33:10 PM ok thanks, you guys helped a lot! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources AMD FX 4100 vs AMD Phenom II 850 Forum AMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build Forum AMD Phenom II X4 820 vs . AMD A8-5500 Forum (ANSWERS ASAP PLEASE) Intel Core i7 2600k vs . AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE Forum AMD Athlon II X4 vs AMD A8 X4 Forum AMD FX 4100 vs Phenom II x4 965? Forum I3 2100 vs amd phenom ii x4 965 BE for gaming Forum FX 6100 Vs AMD Phenom II X6 1045T? (Without OC) Forum Amd FX 4170 vs Amd Phenom ii x4 965 Forum Intel Pentium Dual Core E5400 VS . AMD Athlon II X2 250 BE Forum Amd athlon ii vs amd phenom x4 Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum First time sound card buyer. Need advice. Forum [Solved] Do the new "Ivy Bridge" processors work together with your vid. card? Forum [Solved] Do I need a sound card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !