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Mathew123

Motherboard and gpu performance

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Posted · Original PosterOP

Hey, so i've noticed my gpu is really falling behind with new games, so I decided I would like to upgrade it. The problem is I have a really old motherboard and I reckon there might be some problems with performance. I could use some advice from you guys wheter there might occur some problems. Thanks

 

Motherboard: Gigabyte ga-h81m-hd3

My current gpu: Radeon R9 390 GAMING, 8GB

Gpu I would like to buy: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 OC 6GB

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The 1660 is really not that much more faster than the 390, since the 390 should perform similarly to a RX 580 or GTX 1650 Super. I'd wait for Ampere or RDNA2 later this year for a GPU upgrade.

Also, what CPU are you using? In what games do you notice the 390 not being enough anymore, and at what resolution/settings?


Desktop: Intel Core i9-9900K (w/ TG Hydronaut) | be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 4 | ASUS Strix Z390-F | Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB 3000MHz CL15 | Intel 660p 1TB | Samsung 860 EVO 500GB | WD Green 2TB | EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER XC Ultra (w/ TG Hydronaut) | Corsair RM650x | Fractal Design Define R6 Blackout USB-C

Displays: BenQ BL2420PT & Alienware AW2521HF

Peripherals: Steelseries Rival 600 & Logitech MX Master 3 | Ducky Shine 7 Gunmetal (Cherry MX Brown) | Sennheiser Game One

Laptop:  Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2018 - i5-8259U | 8GB RAM | 512GB SSD

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