Is this an upgrade? Also is it MoBo compatible? Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Power Supplies Compatibility Graphics Product Last response: December 20, 2012 5:54 PM in Graphics & Displays Share ISleepTheDayAway December 20, 2012 3:25:43 PM Old GPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... New GPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Is this an upgrade, from 1x1. (I'm buying two 7950's, but would one still be an upgrade?) Also are the new GPU's MoBo Compatible? MoBo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Power Supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : upgrade mobo compatible iceclock a b U Graphics card a b ) Power supply December 20, 2012 3:28:42 PM one would be fine, in theory u have 2 pci 16x slots, im unshur about crossfire support and how it works, but u do have 2 slots avaible, id ask a second opinion, also whats ur power supply because u should make shur u have enought juice to power a crossfire 7950 setup will await ur reply thanks. alvine a b U Graphics card a b ) Power supply December 20, 2012 3:30:29 PM you will see a night and day improvement in game performance...the question is can your current power supply support the top dog amd card power wise im using 7970 on the same mobo...pcie 3.0 is backwards compatible so it will work Related resources Is the m2n68-la (narra5) mobo compatible with the geforce gt610 video card - Forum Proc/ mobo compat ; upgrade questions - Forum Can my Thunder N3600r Mobo compatible with AMD Phenom II X4 965 - Forum EMachines w3609 compatible processor upgrade - Forum Mobo compatible with gpu/pcu - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iceclock a b U Graphics card a b ) Power supply December 20, 2012 3:33:38 PM so with a crossfire bridge ribon adapter thing it should work for him, sorry if i look noob but i have 0 experience with crossfire. and yes pci-e is backwards compatible but what powersupply does he own thats the question. ISleepTheDayAway December 20, 2012 3:45:05 PM Power Supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... iceclock a b U Graphics card a b ) Power supply December 20, 2012 3:50:20 PM that should be enought juice to power those 2 in crossfire, but id ask a second opinion just to make shur, but im pretty shur its enought juice . ISleepTheDayAway December 20, 2012 5:45:32 PM @alvine what do you think? Sunius a c 290 U Graphics card a b ) Power supply December 20, 2012 5:54:04 PM The performance will improve by around 50%. If you got 40 fps on your GTX 560 Ti, you'll get around 60 on HD 7950. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumGskill Sniper DDR3-1600 compatible with mobo Asus M4A785TD-V EVO? ForumIs my graphic card compatible to my mobo ? ForumIs this SSD compatible with my MOBO ForumH67 MOBO compatible with i7-3770 CPU ForumCompatible mobo for my new processor ForumIs this mobo compatible with my parts? ForumCPU Upgrade Help for an Older MOBO ForumMobo /cpu compatible ? Forum$250-$300 CPU/ Mobo Upgrade from AMD x3 720 ForumCompatible video card upgrade ForumIs the intel pantium d 945 compatible with dell mobo ForumCPU/ MOBO upgrade $250-350 ForumWill a PCIe 3.0 card work in a PCIe x16 slot? Forum[Solved] Bottlenecking: will it happen in this situation ForumI will pay $180 to anyone who can solve this problem 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 !