Is this a good budget build for 3D modeling/Gaming? Tags: Gaming Build 3D Systems Last response: March 30, 2013 8:09 AM in Systems Share DeanG117 March 30, 2013 5:43:22 AM CPU: Intel Pentium G860 GPU: Sapphire Radeon 7850 1GB Hard drive: Seagate Momentus 5400.6 500GB SATA II RAM: 4GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 MHz CL9 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3H, Intel B75, mATX Power: Antec BasiQ VP550 --------Total cost of parts=520 euro------- I'm on a budget of 550 euro including getting it built/ delivery. I need this computer for college (3D modeling/animation) and play modern games would be a plus. just want to know if i am getting the best power for my money, please let me know if any parts need changing for around the same price. Thanks More about : good budget build modeling gaming TenPc March 30, 2013 6:15:04 AM Intel Pentium G860 is 32 nm and your 1600 mhz ram is only supported on 22nm CPU list - http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-p... "To support DDR3 1600 MHz, you must install an Intel 22nm CPU." DeanG117 March 30, 2013 6:26:24 AM TenPc said:Intel Pentium G860 is 32 nm and your 1600 mhz ram is only supported on 22nm CPU list - http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-p... "To support DDR3 1600 MHz, you must install an Intel 22nm CPU." Hey thanks for the heads up, im new to pc building would a 4GB Corsair XMS3 DDR3-1333 CL9 do alright? Related resources Good for 3D modeling/gaming? - Forum $1500 i7-2600k Build for 3D Modeling/Gaming - Forum Advice on a 3D modeling/gaming build please - Forum 1000$ 3d modeling/gaming build, compatibility check - Forum New Build for 3D modeling/games - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tavo_Nova March 30, 2013 6:29:44 AM not sure on the g860 but should work nice. are you sure you got no other alternatives? TenPc March 30, 2013 6:45:28 AM 4GB Corsair XMS3 DDR3-1333 CL9 would be good but you might want to consider having 8gb of ram, better with more recent Pc's. DeanG117 March 30, 2013 6:46:14 AM Tavo_Nova said:not sure on the g860 but should work nice. are you sure you got no other alternatives? I am concerned about the G860 performance with the Radeon 7850. an upgrade processor would step into i3, i5 territory and they cost alot more. it seems that the G860 out performs similarly priced AMD cores also. Wisecracker March 30, 2013 8:09:49 AM The G860 is quite weak for 3D modeling ... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSolved3D Modeling/Gaming Rig, $1000-1500 ForumSolved$800-$1000 Modeling/Gaming Build ForumSolvedGood build for 3D Rendering/Gaming ? ForumSolvedNew build for 2D editing and 3D rendering - 3-4K budget ForumSolvedGood build (3d modelling/agaming) without gpu/psu/os/monitor for 350-500 pounds Forum3D modeling and texturing workstation build / 2000-2500 budget / preliminary research question ForumNew Gaming, 3D rendering and Photoshop system build help needed. $2100 budget. Posting template included. Forum3d Modeling and Rendering Budget Build ForumBuild for Editing and Effects (maybe some 3D) [On a budget] ForumSolvedGood build for my first build? budget is 1700$! ForumSolvedIs this a good build for a tight budget? And will this let me run next gen games with high settings? ForumSolvedIs This A Good First Budget Build? ForumSolvedIs This A Good First Budget Build? ForumSolvedHello Folks IS THIS A GOOD BUILD FOR 3d rendering extreme and Multi ForumGood budget combo for gaming/ 3D modeling? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !