Upgrading GPU. Need advice please. Tags: Prebuilt GPUs AMD Systems Last response: December 14, 2012 4:36 AM in Systems Share icecube9 December 14, 2012 2:36:23 AM Hi guys. I need an advice on GPU upgrade. This is mu current spec: PSU: OCZ 700W Game X Stream Mobo: MSI K9A2 CF-F AM2 AMD 790X ATX AMD GPU: HD4870 RAM: 800-4GB kit HyperX Would upgrading the GPU to 7870 work for my system? Thank you in advance. More about : upgrading gpu advice JKatwyopc December 14, 2012 2:50:24 AM Yes, it will work. The PCIe slots on your motherboard are PCIe 2.0 which is 100% compatible with the PCIe 3.0 Radeon HD 7870 (at PCIe 2.0 speed of course). m 0 l Deemo13 a b À AMD December 14, 2012 3:09:02 AM What processor are you running? m 0 l Related resources Need advice please :) Upgrading GPU - Forum Upgrading GPU, advice needed please - Forum GPU upgrade advice needed please - Forum GPU Advice please - need to upgrade - Forum Upgrading CPU/Mobo/GPU. Have a good idea, need some advice. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer icecube9 December 14, 2012 3:37:23 AM AMD Phenom II X4 955 BE. m 0 l Deemo13 a b À AMD December 14, 2012 4:36:38 AM Ah, that will be an awesome upgrade then. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed some advice on upgrading GPU Forum SolvedNeed advice on upgrading my GPU. Budget $130. Forum Upgrading Computer Advice Please - GPU and Monitor (680 -> 780ti) Forum Solvedneed advice on upgrading the GPU of my PC Forum SolvedNeed advice on upgrading the GPU on Dell Studio XPS 9000/435 Forum SolvedNeed GPU upgrading advice Forum GPU upgrade advice for surround gaming needed please Forum SolvedUpgrading my GPU need some advice Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop GPU Need help and advice Forum SolvedNeed Advice for upgrading my GPU Forum SolvedNeed Advice for upgrading my GPU Forum SolvedUpgrading!(MOBO,PROCESSOR,GPU) Need advice and suggestions! Forum Solvedneed advice/help on upgrading my gpu Forum SolvedNeed advice upgrading CPU, Motherboard and GPU Forum SolvedPlanning on upgrading my GPU, need advice for compatibility. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !