Solved Is this a good PC gaming setup? Tags: Gaming DVD Burner Systems Last response: March 27, 2013 7:06 PM in Systems Share MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:36:31 PM Im looking into making my own gaming PC, and heres a list of what I want thats in my price range (for games like BF3, crysis, etc...) : -ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM -NZXT M59 - 001BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case -Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive -CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B -BIOSTAR B75MU3+ LGA 1155 Intel B75 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard -Intel Core i3-2120 Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz LGA 1155 65W Dual-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 2000 BX80623I32120 -Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM -Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 1GB DDR3 - CoolerMaster 750W 80+ Bronze Certified This is what I have made on Newegg.com for my price range. This all amounts to a whopping $750. However, the PSU and GPU are already in my current system, so really its only $500 without those two. More about : good gaming setup Best solution feeblepenguin March 26, 2013 7:43:59 PM Why not go for a i3 3220? Ivy bridge; faster, better efficiency. Share MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:45:42 PM Didnt scroll down far enough! That ones great for $5 more! Anything else? m 0 l Related resources Building a gaming PC; is this setup good (any improvements?) - Forum Mid $500 Gaming PC. Is it a good setup? - Forum Would this PC setup be good for gaming? - Forum Is this a good setup for a gaming pc? - Forum Good gaming PC setup for ultra settings? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:45:52 PM And thanks! m 0 l feeblepenguin March 26, 2013 7:52:43 PM You could save 10 bucks maybe on cheaper ram; it'll perform the same if it has the same latency, and ddr3 1600. Looks good though. m 0 l MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:53:31 PM Thanks! m 0 l Anthony DeGraw March 27, 2013 6:25:07 PM Upgrade the CPU to a Ivy Bridge, and get a better Graphics card. Get a AMD ATI Radeon HD 6670 if you have to for about $90. Its better than the graphics interface you have in their. m 0 l MrWabbit March 27, 2013 7:06:22 PM How could a 6670 be better than a 6870?! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGood setup for a Ultra-performancing gaming PC?? Forum SolvedIs this a good setup for a Gaming PC? Forum SolvedHelp need good setup for a gaming PC around 600 Forum SolvedIs this Gaming pc setup good? Forum SolvedGood speaker system for gaming PC setup Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming desktop pc setup Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming desktop pc setup Forum SolvedGood Gaming PC Setup? Forum SolvedNew to PC building is this a good setup for high end PC gaming Forum SolvedIs this a good setup for pc gaming? Forum SolvedIs this a good setup for pc gaming? Forum SolvedIS this a good gaming PC setup? Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc setup? Forum SolvedIs this a good setup for a future gaming PC? Forum SolvedA good 40 inch tv for PC/console gaming setup Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !