Building a Gaming PC! Was hoping if some experts could check if its all compatible and good! Many thanks!

First time building a PC, just wanted to check out if this was all in working order :)

All plan on being purchased from Amazon and

Mother board, Processor, Ram

AMD Bulldozer FX 4100 3.6Ghz 16GB DDR3 1333mhz Asus USB 3.0 Motherboard Bundle


Graphics card

XFX ATI Radeon HD 6870 HD-687A-ZHFC Graphics Card 1 GB PCI-e GDDR5 Memory DVI HDMI 1 GPU


Hard drive

WD Caviar Green 1TB SATA III 6GB/s Internal Hard Drive 3.5 inch


Coolant system

Corsair CW-9060001-WW Hydro Series H40 Hydro CPU Cooler


Power outlet lead


Cover+ psu

CiT Vantage Black Gaming PC Case with 750W PSU



TP Link TL-WDN4800 450Mbps Wireless N Dual Band PCI Express Adapter


Was £547 total, would prefer to go lower though

Would love any tips and hints! many thanks
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  1. yeesh my it in text form....we dont like clicking links.
  2. Sorry, forgot to do that before posting, fixed now
  3. DO not, do not, do not buy..

    Tell us your total budget and what you will be using the PC for and we will give you a nice build to buy.
  4. It amounted to £547

    But would prefer to go less to be honest, around 450 ish was preferred

    Gaming pc is the intent

    Just realised this is the wrong topic to post this in, moving it to correct.
  5. lol....very poor build....whats your budget? games? resolution? purpose?
  6. This is a much better build in every way.

    GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3 AMD 970A (Socket AM3+) ATX Motherboard

    AMD (Piledriver) FX-4300 3.80GHz (4.00GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 4-Core Processor - Retail

    8GB (2x4GB) Samsung Green LV 30nm Low Profile 1600MHz CL11 DDR3 Dual/Quad Channel Kit

    Cooler Master Elite 430 Black Midi Tower Window Gaming Case

    500W Corsair Builder Series 500CX 80PLUS Bronze Power Supply

    1TB Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive - HDD

    Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 PRO Rev.2 Quiet CPU Cooler

    TP-Link 300Mbps Wireless N PCI Express Adapter w/ LP Bracket [TL-WN881ND]

    ARIAnet Radeon HD 7850 1024MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Card + 2 FREE GAMES!

    Total £503.30
  7. That looks much better, in term of games just about anything

    Emm would prefer about £450

    Does seem after coming here it is an awful build
  8. Great build from uther
  9. Using this and others.. how does this look?

    AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor £99.98
    CPU Cooler
    Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 45.0 CFM Fluid Dynamic Bearing CPU Cooler £17.46
    MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard £63.75
    Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory £32.99
    Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive £50.00
    Video Card
    XFX Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card £143.98
    Wireless Network Adapter
    Asus USB-N10 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter £9.49
    Cooler Master Elite 430 ATX Mid Tower Case £38.75
    Power Supply
    XFX ProSeries 450W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply £36.18
    Base Total: £492.58
    Shipping: £1.99
    Total: £494.57
  10. Looks good
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