What CPU and motherboard should i buy to accompany HD 7850? Tags: CPUs Motherboards Last response: February 23, 2013 10:03 AM in CPUs Share raihan4 February 23, 2013 12:30:52 AM Alright , here's my specs Motherboard: Jetway TA55M-L FM1 Pci-e x16 Ram 8gb ddr3 Cpu AMD A6 3670k (i don't want the integrated dual graphics) PSU 500watt I have HD 7850, but guys said that it will bottleneck CPU, so im going to buy the CPU (and mobo too, because my current mobo 's socket is FM1) I would love to run Gta 4 with ultra setting at 1680x1050 (if possible) Or crysis 3 with High ( ultra is not necessary) Any help would be really really appreciated... Thans be4 More about : cpu motherboard buy accompany 7850 lazyboy947 a c 162 à CPUs a b V Motherboard February 23, 2013 1:51:03 AM a New cpu and gpu? Id do a fx 6300 and gigabyte/asus 970 board around $100. Or i3 or i5 with a z77 asrock extreme 4 fx = $140 board $100 = 240, i3 = $130 - i5 = 180-230, + z77 board = 140 compgenie February 23, 2013 2:54:15 AM It would be helpful if you gave us a budget Related resources Which graphics card should I buy , HD 7850 or 6850? - Forum What 7850 should i buy ? - Forum Best CPU For HD7850 ? - Forum GTX 570 Price Drop vs Radeon HD 7850 - Which to pair with IB CPU ? - Forum What !!!!!! 7850 2gb is cheaper than hd 6950 2 gb??? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer raihan4 February 23, 2013 6:41:46 AM What do you guys think about Phenom ii x4 965 BE? and ASUS M5A97 EVO AM3+ mobo? A guy said that My PSU isnt enough, atleast 550w is required. Is that true? my budget is $200 rdc85 a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard February 23, 2013 7:03:49 AM For that budget old phenom will serve u fine..... if your PSU is quality 500w, then no need to change.... for safety, what the type/model/brand your PSU ?... raihan4 February 23, 2013 10:03:51 AM Idon't really know the model Can that CPU run Crysis 3? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHardware to accompany Phenom 9950 ForumWhat should i buy helpp Forum2 x radeon HD 7850 or 1 x radeon HD 7950? Forum$500 gaming build hd 7850 amd fx 6300 ForumSapphire Radeon HD 7850 Not Displaying in Device Manager ForumHD7850 advise ForumGigabyte HD 7850 OC keeps crashing Forum"No Signal" with Sapphire HD Radeon 7850 ForumHD 7850 Sapphire, should I RMA? is this a problem for sure with it? ForumWill Fx 8350 perform well with 2 hd7850 s? ForumSingle HD 7850 not powerfull enough ForumWill an Intel Core i7 2700K bottleneck an AMD HD 7850 Graphics Card ForumI3-3220 + GTX 660 2GB VS i5-3470 + HD 7850 1GB ForumIntel Pentium E2180 help ForumI3 3220+7870 or FX 8320+7850 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !