Solved What is the best gpu my cpu can handle Tags: Nvidia GPUs Intel i7 CPUs Graphics Last response: March 23, 2012 5:09 AM in Graphics & Displays Share rattlehaed March 23, 2012 4:44:10 AM Hey guys, I have the following 2.67ghz intel i7 quad core was just wondering what the best gpu i could get that wouldn't be hindered by my cpu (for gaming) overclocked vs regular and how much overclocking would you recommend without increasing voltage? thanks More about : gpu cpu handle Best solution amuffin a b Î Nvidia a c 184 à CPUs March 23, 2012 4:57:38 AM Share I am assuming the i7-920? That is still an awesome cpu and overclocks like a boss. What cooler do you have? And read this guide: http://www.overclock.net/t/538439/guide-to-overclocking... Your cpu can handle up to the gtx680 with some mild overclocking. rattlehaed March 23, 2012 5:03:06 AM amuffin said:I am assuming the i7-920? That is still an awesome cpu and overclocks like a boss. What cooler do you have? And read this guide: http://www.overclock.net/t/538439/guide-to-overclocking... Your cpu can handle up to the gtx680 with some mild overclocking. thanks a lot man, and yes it is the i7-920 I'm surprised this cpu is still holding up to even handle the gtx680 with mild overclocking, good news EDIT: i have arctic cooler series 7 rev 2 heat sink + fan Related resources What are the best GPU that my MOBO can handle - Forum Whats the best GPU my CPU can handle ? - Forum Best available GPU that my CPU can handle ? - Forum Best GPU a Phenom II X4 940 can handle - Forum Best cpu to handle dual 5970/ triple hd 7970/ Gtx 570/580? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin a b Î Nvidia a c 184 à CPUs March 23, 2012 5:04:15 AM Most enthusiasts now are still running socket 1366, usually either a 960 or 920 overclocked with 1-4 gtx 580's! rattlehaed March 23, 2012 5:09:49 AM Best answer selected by rattlehaed. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What is the best Video card my PSU can handle ? Forum What 's the best graphics card my PC can handle ? Forum What is the best graphics card my pc can handle ? Forum Cpu upgrade, what can my system handle .? Forum Best GPU that a Q6600@3.3ghz can handle ? Forum Whats The Best Graphics Card my System can Handle ? Forum What games can my Laptop handle ? Forum Will this PSU handle 7900GS? what voltage lines are needed for GPU/CPU Forum GPU Upgrade - Will my PSU handle it? Forum What GPU 's could handle by 3570k at stock speed? Forum CPU - AMD - FAST - HANDLE CROSSFIRE SETUP Forum Will a PCIe 3.0 card work in a PCIe x16 slot? Forum What is PCIe 2.0 x16 slot operates in x4 mode? for SLI. Forum Whichis the best graphic card for pentium dual core e2180 Forum What GPU to buy to replace my HD4890 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 !