CPU And GPU? Tags: CPUs Pentium HD Product Last response: November 24, 2012 2:25 AM in CPUs Share TheMark0fDeath November 23, 2012 5:28:18 PM Cyber Monday I'll be ordering my build but I'm torn. Should i get a Pentium G860 (65$) and an HD 7770 and get an i5 sometime next year or get a Pentium G2120 for 88$ or and i3 2120 for (99$) and an hd 7750. More about : cpu gpu vinaykumar5320 a b à CPUs November 23, 2012 6:15:42 PM IMO, the first option will be better. However, in both the cases, it'll be your GPU which will bottleneck in games, rather than your CPU. Still, G860 + HD 7770 is a more balanced configuration. m 0 l sharksfanX November 23, 2012 6:27:54 PM The 7770 will be good enough for medium settings with the i5 but 7750 and i3 wont do in battlefield 3 Wait for the i5 and keep the G850 money for a better gpu m 0 l Related resources Any upcoming GPU's/CPU's in August? - Forum can I run bf4 on 64 players smoothly with this cpu and gpu ? - Forum Which is better a lap top with a better CPU or A better GPU? - Forum Will this CPU bottleneck this GPU? - Forum Any bottleneck with this CPU-GPU combination - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer TheMark0fDeath November 24, 2012 2:14:04 AM Ok thanks! I'll order the G860 and the 7770 and just get an i5 or something next year. Thanks guys! m 0 l oxford373 November 24, 2012 2:25:18 AM Dont get the pentium, phenom II965 BE listed one tier above the Pentium G2120 In the Hierarchy chart,in addition it is much more faster for multitasking. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-cpu-review-o... http://techreport.com/review/23662/amd-a10-5800k-and-a8... http://pcpartpicker.com/part/amd-cpu-hdz965fbgmbox m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat is the best Software to Monitor GPU CPU temps Forum SolvedNeed Help for Upgrading GPU,CPU,MB Forum SolvedAre my internal CPU graphics faster than my gpu? Forum SolvedCpu and gpu upgrade for a friend Forum SolvedCPU relation with the GPU? Forum SolvedWill this cpu bottle neck the gpu? Link in thread Forum SolvedNew GPU or CPU? Forum Solveddid crysis 3 depend on cpu more than gpu? Forum SolvedOverclocking both CPU and GPU with Kraken G10? Forum SolvedWater loop flowing backwards gpu->cpu. Forum SolvedBest Free Temperature Monitoring Software for CPU and GPU Forum SolvedIs it risky to overclock my CPU (and maybe GPU) with this PSU? Forum SolvedCPU GPU compatiblity and a good combo Forum SolvedBuilt in GPU from CPU VS. My own GPU Forum SolvedGPU at 100% while CPU is at 30% Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !