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. MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:45:42 PM Didnt scroll down far enough! That ones great for $5 more! Anything else? Related resources Good gaming PC setup for ultra settings? - Forum Good setup for a Ultra-performancing gaming PC?? - Forum Good speaker system for gaming PC setup - Forum Is this a good gaming desktop pc setup - Forum Is this a good gaming desktop pc setup - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:45:52 PM And thanks! 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. MrWabbit March 26, 2013 7:53:31 PM Thanks! 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. MrWabbit March 27, 2013 7:06:22 PM How could a 6670 be better than a 6870?! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSolvedGood Gaming PC Setup? ForumSolvedNew to PC building is this a good setup for high end PC gaming ForumSolvedIs this a good setup for pc gaming? ForumSolvedIS this a good gaming PC setup? ForumSolvedIs this a good gaming pc setup? ForumSolvedIs this a good setup for a future gaming PC? ForumSolvedA good 40 inch tv for PC/console gaming setup ForumSolvedIs this pc setup any good for gaming with games like Battlefield 3,Far Cry 3, DayZ Standalone, Arma III, Etc, ForumSolvedWill this PC setup be good for gaming until I get more ram and a better graphics card later. ForumIs this PC setup good for gaming and using high end Photoshop. ForumSolvedLooking for a new good gaming pc setup ForumIs this a good setup for a Gaming PC? ForumHelp need good setup for a gaming PC around 600 ForumIs this Gaming pc setup good? ForumSolvedIs my pc gaming setup good? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !