Solved Need advice on the mobo Tags: Cooler Master Motherboards Last response: June 21, 2013 12:07 PM in Motherboards Share Vglante1 June 21, 2013 11:38:27 AM This is my friend's first computer build and I would like to get your opinions on it if its good/great/bad or if it doesn't work. MOBO: GIGABYTE GA-970A-D3 ATX AMD MOBO CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-core CPU RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB 2x4gb RAM GPU: GIGABYTE Radeon HD 7870 HD: Seagate 1TB 7200 RPM SATA HD PSU: CORSAIR CX600 600W PSU CASE: COOLER MASTER Storm Scout ATX Mid case Accessories: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 120mm CPU Cooler COOLER MASTER 120mm Red LED case fan My main concern is about the motherboard if it's good enough to handle everything and if I'm missing any other parts. Thank you guys! I can include links to the products if wanted. More about : advice mobo Best solution expl0itfinder a b V Motherboard June 21, 2013 11:40:53 AM It is a decent mobo, but if you ever want to overclock, I would suggest getting a 990fx mobo, such as this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Vglante1 June 21, 2013 11:46:56 AM Would i be able to run my current build if don't plan on overclocking? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer expl0itfinder a b V Motherboard June 21, 2013 12:07:39 PM Absolutely. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSolvedNeed some advice about the Fx-8320 on a msi 970a-g43 Mobo. ForumSolvedneed advice on a budget cpu and mobo ForumSolvedNeed advice on a Z87 LGA 1150 Mobo ForumSolvedHELP issues with MOBO, suspect faulty need pro advice ForumSolvedneed advice on on mobo + cpu upgrade: 'futureproofing' vs. current compatibitlity ForumSolvedNeed experienced advice on mobo brands ForumSolvedGaming Rig, need advice and compatibility check, also considering diff mobo ForumSolvedNeed Advice on mobo, and graphics card, cpu cooler? ForumSolvedBudget gaming build 800$ need advice on mobo and antivirus ForumSolvedneed advice on mobo ForumSolvedNeed advice: preferably mATX OC mobo for 3570K ForumSolvedBuying a New Gaming CPU and MOBO for under £200, need advice!!! ForumSolvedneed mobo advice ForumUpgrading!(MOBO,PROCESSOR,GPU) Need advice and suggestions! Forum$400-$500 New MoBo+CPU+GPU, need advice. ForumSolved Need Advice on CPU/MOBO that will run well with GW2 ForumSolvedNeed advice on PSU and MOBO ForumSolvedNeed advice for new Mobo, cpu, graphics card Forumneed mobo advice ForumSolvedNeed advice on choosing a mobo More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !