6yo AVA Direct PC: will Core i7-920 Quad-Core 2.66GHz overclocked to 3.2GHz support GTX 950/960/770?
Hi, I have a 6 year old AVA Direct overclocked machine. The specs are: * CPU: INTEL, Core i7-920 Quad-Core 2.66GHz overclocked to 3.2GHz, LGA1366, 4.8 GT/s QPI, 8MB L3 Cache, 45nm, 130W, EM64T EIST VT XD, Retail * Motherboard: EVGA, X58 SLI, LGA1366, Intel® X58, 6400 MT/s QPI, DDR3-1600 24GB /6, PCIe x16 SLI CF /3, SATA 3 Gb/s RAID 5 /8, HDA, GbLAN /2, FW /2, ATX, Retail
I am looking to get a GTX 950/960/770 card to enjoy 1920x1200 FPS gameplay, but am afraid to spend $200..300 for a card that won't perform because of the CPU or motherboard I have. Getting a new machine is not an option, I would have to go with PS4 Pro I guess if new GPU won't work well with my setup.
What would be the GPU I should consider given my hardware?
Any help is appreciated a lot, thank you for reading!
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Any card that fits the PCIe x16 slot should work fine. Of the ones you list, the GTX 770 is the fastest. But it requires a good quality 575W or more PSU.