Closed Thinking about crossfiring my HD 5870 Tags: Graphics Cards HD Graphics Last response: August 21, 2012 7:37 PM in Graphics & Displays Share truongk August 21, 2012 2:47:02 PM Hey guys, I am planning on adding another graphics card to my rig and was wondering if it might bottleneck. This is what currently sits in my tower: Processor: i7-860 2.80Ghz Motherboard: Gigabyte P55A-UD3R P55 RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws 8GB GPU: HD 5870 1GB PSU: Antec Earthwatts EA-750watt Hope to hear all your thoughts, cheers. More about : thinking crossfiring 5870 hapkido a b U Graphics card August 21, 2012 3:00:06 PM There will always be a "bottleneck", but if you're asking if your CPU will hold back 2x hd5870, I wouldn't worry about it. Score 0 Best solution Anonymous a b U Graphics card August 21, 2012 3:02:27 PM Seems capable enough. http://www.anandtech.com/show/2847/4 Share Related resources Thinking about switching Crossfire MSI HD7850 to Nvidia Card - Forum Im thinking about crossfiring - Forum Questions about crossfiring 5870s - Forum Questions about HD5870 CrossFire & HD5970, need suggestions - Forum Thinking about crossfiring 2x 4870 512's - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer truongk August 21, 2012 3:04:09 PM Yeah couldn't think of a better word, but to clarify I was wondering if my current set-up could handle another card. Score 0 truongk August 21, 2012 3:06:03 PM Thanks for the replies fellas. Score 0 truongk August 21, 2012 3:07:02 PM Best answer selected by truongk. Score 0 Mousemonkey a c 271 U Graphics card August 21, 2012 7:37:09 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best chipset and processor for Crossfiring dual HD5870 graphics cards? Forum Solved300 watt PCIE graphics card for an old computer. (was thinking about HD 7750) Forum SolvedHD5870 + 5850 Crossfire to a GTX670 Forum SolvedGTX 770 vs HD 5870 crossfire Forum SolvedThinking about: 1GDR2 AMD Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition 1024MB GDDR5 PCIe Forum SolvedRadeon HD 5870 Crossfire question Forum SolvedUpgrading crossfired HD 5870's Forum Solvedcrossfire R9 280X with HD5870? Forum SolvedRadeon HD5870 in CROSSFIRE = good enough to run Battlefield 4 in ultra? Forum SolvedCrossfire HD 5870pc+ or replace with a new graphics card? Forum SolvedCrossfire HD5870 setup, weird results Forum SolvedQuestion about the HD 5870 series Forum SolvedHD5870 crossfire, squeezing the last juice in overclocking Forum Question about Crossfiring Two HD 4890's Forum Solved6850 crossfire or 2gb Hd5870 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !