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Will this build be able to utilise 2/3 monitors?

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CPU: AMD FX-4130 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor ($99.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master DK9-7E52A-0L-GP CPU Cooler ($8.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($78.56 @ Amazon)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($46.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($87.64 @ Amazon)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost 1GB Video Card ($149.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Sentey GS-6000 II Optimus (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($29.00 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Topower 550W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($29.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: HP LV2011 60Hz 20.0" Monitor ($79.99 @ Microcenter)
Total: $628.13
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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So I'm planning to do a ton of video recording for youtube, w/ a set up of...
2 monitors: Side by side, slightly angled towards the seat.
3 monitors: One central monitor, with two side monitors.
So I'd like to know if I'd be able to record a game w/ commentary using Fraps, ranging from Minecraft, to Crysis 3, while browsing youtube on the other screen/surfing.
And before people go "That card can't play Crysis 3 on max", you are wrong. I saw a side by side video of the card beside the 660 and the 650 Ti, and it performed exceedingly well for its price value.
Thanks :)

EDIT: Should I get rid of the aftermarket cooler? I've read quite a few reviews about the CPU, and apparently the include fan is excellent.
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  1. Yes it will support 3 displays but you will not be able to play at resolutions much higher than 1080P.
  2. i woult recoment two 660 or 660ti is if you want to go three or two 650 ti boost if you want two
  3. slomo4sho said:
    Yes it will support 3 displays but you will not be able to play at resolutions much higher than 1080P.

    1080 is 1920*1200 right?
    legokill101 said:
    i woult recoment two 660 or 660ti is if you want to go three or two 650 ti boost if you want two

    That's kinda outa question, seeing as to how I'm already maxing my budget :)
  4. ok then yes but not at gaming speed and also serouly swich to a cx430 you dont wanna go with topower
  5. ok then yes but not at gaming speed and also serouly swich to a cx430 you dont wanna go with topower
  6. ok then yes but not at gaming speed and also serouly swich to a cx430 you dont wanna go with topower
  7. exodasius said:

    1080 is 1920*1200 right?


    Your selected monitors only support 1600x900 resolution. 1080P is widescreen formant and would be 1920x1080.
  8. Actually that card won't max crysis 3 but can play on high. The 650ti boost can support up to 4 monitors. The cooler is pretty much the same as the stock, you can drop it. You do not want that psu, as lego said, a cx430 will do.
  9. legokill101 said:
    ok then yes but not at gaming speed and also serouly swich to a cx430 you dont wanna go with topower


    slomo4sho said:
    exodasius said:

    1080 is 1920*1200 right?


    Your selected monitors only support 1600x900 resolution. 1080P is widescreen formant and would be 1920x1080.


    Just in case I choose to upgrade :) Thanks for noticing that tho

    Anonymous said:
    Actually that card won't max crysis 3 but can play on high. The 650ti boost can support up to 4 monitors. The cooler is pretty much the same as the stock, you can drop it. You do not want that psu, as lego said, a cx430 will do.


    Ahh, I see! Time to save $9 :D

    Oh, and would it be worth buying another GTX 650 Ti Boost in 6-8 months for SLI'ing sake, just so I can do heavy gaming AND streaming?
  10. yes for sure
  11. Alright, so I just found a sweet deal for a 7850, effectively saving me $20, and a crossfire MoBo was $30 cheaper. So should I use the cash for a 8320, or 8 more GB of ram to make it 16GB?
  12. Best answer
    Go with a better cpu since 8gb is plenty.
  13. Alright :) Thank you for all of your help
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