Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,676 Reviews & Articles | 45,619 News Posts

Ask the Experts Question: Will an AMD Radeon HD 7970 work on the ASUS M5A97 motherboard?

Will an AMD Radeon HD 7970 work on the ASUS M5A97 motherboard?
Is my ASUS M5A97 motherboard capable of taking an AMD Radeon HD 7970 video card?
Question asked by Lewis from United Kingdom (Great Britain) | | Video Cards Content | Posted:
Ask Question | Comment | Font Size: AA

Is the AMD Radeon HD 7970 graphics card compatible with the ASUS M5A97 motherboard?

Hi Lewis,

 

This is actually a question close to something we've answered previously, I had to double check that I wasn't answering this question twice. But, yes - your ASUS M5A97 is definitely more than capable of taking an AMD Radeon HD 7970 GPU.

 

will_an_amd_radeon_hd_7970_work_on_the_asus_m5a97_motherboard_05

 

You can even CrossFire the HD 7970 if you wanted to, but a single HD 7970 is actually more than capable for most games out right now, even games like Battlefield 3 or Crysis 3.

Related Tags


Ask us a tech question!

Use the form below to submit a question for Ask the Experts.


Can't read the image? Click here to refresh.


Got an opinion on this Q&A? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter