Good AMD cpu to replace Phenom ii x4 955BE Tags: CPUs Asus Phenom Last response: October 18, 2013 4:33 AM in CPUs Share jamesg2571 December 26, 2012 6:32:39 PM I recently upgraded my GPU from a GT430 to a ATI HD ASUS 7850 2GB and I think ive got a bottleneck in my system Phenom ii X4 955BE @3.5Ghz 12Gb Vengeance 1600 Ram ASUS 7850 2GB 600w novatech PSU i wanted to ask would it be better to upgrade to either a Phenon ii X6 1090t or a Buldozer 8core?? any help would be good, thanks! More about : good amd cpu replace phenom 955be djangoringo a b à CPUs December 26, 2012 6:35:41 PM Mobo ? ryanwyvill1 December 26, 2012 6:56:24 PM I wouldn't think that 955 would bottleneck the 7850 that bad. Related resources AMD Phenom II X4 955BE OC Help - Forum AMD phenom II x4 955be - Forum AMD phenom II x4 955be - Forum Is coolermaster hyper 212 plus good enough for phenom ii x4 955be ? - Forum Amd phenom II x4 955BE vs Intel core I3-2100 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jamesg2571 December 26, 2012 7:48:02 PM my mobo is a gigabyte GA-MA790xt ud4p djangoringo a b à CPUs December 26, 2012 7:56:50 PM Your mobo doesn't support any FX amd cpu(bulldozer or piledriver). Only the upgrade to amd x6 phenom (thuban) 1090t or 1100t(the best ones). It's gonna be hard to find nowadays in the shops and they're both expensive, in my opinion not worth it. Here's the 1100t : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=57014&vpn=HDE00ZFBGRBO... unksol a b à CPUs a b Ĉ ASUS December 26, 2012 7:59:27 PM Mine is at 3.7GHz and doesn't bottleneck am overclocked 6970. You should be fine. You might be able to get the clock higher though j2j663 December 26, 2012 8:26:36 PM You should have no problem with your 955 and the 7850. What is making you think that you have a bottleneck? schmuckley a b à CPUs October 18, 2013 4:33:29 AM none,1090T,1100T,960T,970T those might be a hair better. schmuckley a b à CPUs October 18, 2013 4:33:31 AM none,1090T,1100T,960T,970T those might be a hair better. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources CPU cooler for Phenom II X4 955BE on AsRock 890fx deluxe 4 Forum I5-750 or AMD Phenom II X4 955BE? Forum Is my CPU voltage corrrect? Phenom II x4 955be @3.4ghz Forum Is the amd phenom ii x4 840 a good cpu? Forum Solvedphenom ii x4 955be temps Forum SolvedWill a phenom ii x4 955be bottleneck an R9 290? Forum SolvedAmd phenom ii x4 810 socket am2 replace to ... Forum SolvedHelp! phenom II x4 955be / ice blade pro high temp Forum SolvedNew GPU or New CPU. GTX 500 Ti and AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Forum SolvedOverclockable Motherboard for Phenom II X4 955BE Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 925, 945, or 955BE?? Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 955BE OC to 3.6 or 3.8 ghz for gaming Forum SolvedA fan replacement for my 5 years old AMD Phenom II X4 955 Processor Forum SolvedNeed help overclocking AMD Phenom II x4 965 BE CPU Forum SolvedAMD Athlon ii x4 640 CPU/GTX 480 temps good? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !