Upgrading my friend's gfx card Tags: Graphics Cards CPUs Sapphire Graphics Last response: December 10, 2011 7:46 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Blarzor December 10, 2011 7:35:22 AM Hey guys, since I bought sapphire 6950 dirt 3 edition gfx card, I'm also selling my Sapphire 4890 and my friend decided to buy it. I'm wondering if his CPU would bottleneck the gfx card. Here are his specs: Mobo: Asus P5KPL-AM Upgrading from: Nvidia Geforce 9500 GT CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7300 @ 2.66GHz Memory: 3,50 GB ram DDR2 How many watts of power supply would I need for 4890? More about : upgrading friend gfx card xtreme5 a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs December 10, 2011 7:46:16 AM first>>>> yes, his cpu can bottleneck the gfx card the requirement of 4890 is approximately 450w Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading GFX card, what PSU do i need? Forum SolvedUpgrading gfx card Forum SolvedUpgrading my gfx card even possible? Forum SolvedUpgrading GFX card and bottle necking Forum SolvedUpgrading Gfx Card, can my board keep up? Forum Which Gfx card is best for my pc? (budget-friendly) Forum Solved4th Gen upgrade or just change the gfx card Forum SolvedUpgrading a HP Slimline s3707c GFX Card Forum SolvedWhat Kind of GFX Card & Processor can i upgrade to?? Forum Upgrading to Dual Crossfire GFX Card Forum SolvedWant to upgrade gfx card Forum SolvedShould I get more RAM or upgrade my gfx card? Forum Solvedgfx card upgrade Forum SolvedPower usage question for gfx card upgrade Forum SolvedWould it be worth it to upgrade my GFX card? If so, to which one? Forum Laptop Upgrading (Gfx Card, Harddrive...) Forum Best GFX card to upgrade to Forum Planning on upgrading GFX card but I have a question Forum Help Upgrading GFX Card Forum SolvedUpgrade GFX card in asus G72. is it possible? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !