Solved Higher end CPU with low end mobo Tags: CPUs Last response: February 15, 2013 4:45 PM in CPUs Share jaideep1337 a b à CPUs February 15, 2013 3:49:45 PM Just wanted to ask if there would be any negative impacts If I was to use something like a FX8320 with an entry level mobo like the M5a78l-m lx v2? I am trying to make a cheap build for photoshop but would like to save as much as possible but don't want the motherboard to be a bottleneck(If something like that even exists) Thanks More about : higher end cpu low end mobo Best solution lazyboy947 a c 174 à CPUs February 15, 2013 4:01:55 PM performance wise at stock clocks, no. U cant rlly overclock much with that board, as for its lower quality, but everything at stock with a gpu and cpu, and ram shouldnt have an issue Share jaideep1337 a b à CPUs February 15, 2013 4:45:18 PM thanks will be running stuff on stock anyway! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jaideep1337 a b à CPUs February 15, 2013 4:45:44 PM Best answer selected by jaideep1337. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLow end CPU paired with higher end GPU; Custom Build Critique Needed! Forum Low-end MoBo and CPU: Bottlenecking the performance? Forum Solvedsli one low end card with a higher end card Forum Do low end mobo's affect cpu etc performance ? Forum Higher end custom computer cant run old low end games Forum SolvedLow end PC has 500W ps should i upgrade to higher ps? Forum SolvedHigher end CPU for ~$250? Forum SolvedHigher End Games crash when overclocking CPU & GPU Forum SolvedMotherboard compatibility with a higher end CPU. Forum Low FPS on Skyrim, with higher end hardware! Forum Higher/Low-End Mix Forum SolvedLow-end vs High-end MoBo Forum SolvedSapphire R9 280X toxic/vapor on low end mobo etc Forum SolvedLooking for a low to medium end gpu supporting my mobo. Forum Higher end motherboard or Low end motherboard with add on Graphics Forum SolvedWatchdogs low fps with high-end GPU/CPU. Forum SolvedWits End?!!, AMD FX 6200 3.8/990fxa-ud3 mobo/geforce gtx 770/super low fps Forum Two 5770s, or 1 higher end graphics card on non crossfire compat mobo? Forum [Build Help] i5-4440 with a mid-end mobo or i5-4670k with a low-end mobo - 60$ difference Forum SolvedIntegrated graphics vs Discrete + Low end CPU HELP Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !