Will a Phenom 965 @ 3.9GHz Bottleneck a 7870? Tags: CPUs Bottleneck AMD Phenom Last response: November 28, 2012 9:23 AM in CPUs Share N11Ckk123472 November 28, 2012 4:33:42 AM I'm thinking about upgrading my 6850 to a 7870 Will my AMD Phenom II X4 965 @ 3.9Ghz be a bottleneck? Thank you. More about : phenom 965 9ghz bottleneck 7870 BuddiLuva a b à CPUs November 28, 2012 7:38:36 AM I doubt it. at 3.9Ghz it should still give the GPU a good run without bottlenecking m 0 l darth pravus a b à CPUs November 28, 2012 7:48:45 AM It's not a high end enough GPU to be bottlenecked by that. m 0 l Related resources Will the phenom x4 965 bottleneck hd 7870? - Forum HD 7870 OC with Phenom 965 BE bottleneck issues? - Forum Will my phenom II x4 965 BE bottleneck a GTX 760? - Forum amd phenom ii x6 1055t bottleneck hd 7870 crossfire - Forum Phenom II X4 965BE 3.4Ghz C3 Stepping & Sapphire 7870xt - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ a b à CPUs November 28, 2012 9:08:52 AM Yeah, it's fine. m 0 l BuddiLuva a b à CPUs November 28, 2012 9:23:31 AM My 6870 actually bottlenecks my CPU at stock settings let alone OC. 7870 will be fine m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPSU for Phenom ii x4 965 + HD 7870 Forum SolvedCorsair 600M Power Supply enough for AMD Phenom ll X4 965 BE & VTX3D Radeon 7870 Tahiti LE Forum Solvedphenom ii x4 b55 bottleneck if i upgrade 7870 or 7950 Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottleneck with HD 6670 Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottleneck with HD 6670 Forum SolvedWould an AMD Phenom II x4 965 bottleneck a GTX 670? Forum SolvedWill a Phenom II X4 965 BE at 4 GHz bottleneck a GTX 760? Forum SolvedWill phenom ii x4 965 bottleneck a R9 280x oc? Forum SolvedWould a Phenom II X4 965 Black bottleneck a new Radeon R7 250? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 Bottleneck? Forum SolvedPhenom 965 bottleneck my gtx 770? Forum SolvedWill my amd phenom 2 x4 965 BE bottleneck a gtx 770 while its at 3.4 ghz? Forum SolvedJust got a 7950 and I think my phenom 965 @ 3.9 GHz is severely bottleneck it. Forum Solvedgpu upgrade? Need card that won't bottleneck my 965 phenom Forum Solved560ti upgrade to gtx 770 , with 965 phenom BE bottleneck my gpu? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !