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... Share Vglante1 June 21, 2013 11:46:56 AM Would i be able to run my current build if don't plan on overclocking? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer expl0itfinder a b V Motherboard June 21, 2013 12:07:39 PM Absolutely. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading CPU/Mobo/GPU. Have a good idea, need some advice. Forum SolvedNeed Expert Advice For Mobo Forum SolvedI need advice on compatibility between my GPU and my Mobo Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU, Video Card, and Mobo need advice Forum SolvedUpgrading!(MOBO,PROCESSOR,GPU) Need advice and suggestions! Forum SolvedNeed some advice about the Fx-8320 on a msi 970a-g43 Mobo. Forum Solvedneed advice on a budget cpu and mobo Forum SolvedNeed advice on a Z87 LGA 1150 Mobo Forum SolvedHELP issues with MOBO, suspect faulty need pro advice Forum Solvedneed advice on on mobo + cpu upgrade: 'futureproofing' vs. current compatibitlity Forum SolvedNeed experienced advice on mobo brands Forum Need Advice on Intel CPU To Get for Mobo Forum SolvedGaming Rig, need advice and compatibility check, also considering diff mobo Forum SolvedNeed Advice on mobo, and graphics card, cpu cooler? Forum SolvedBudget gaming build 800$ need advice on mobo and antivirus Forum Solvedneed advice on mobo Forum SolvedNeed advice: preferably mATX OC mobo for 3570K Forum £800 - £850 First time build, need MOBO,CASE and general advice. Forum £800-£850 First time build, need Case and MOBO plus general advice, also need Monitor,Mouse&Keyboard Forum SolvedBuying a New Gaming CPU and MOBO for under £200, need advice!!! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !