Solved Next Gen Consoles vs PC Tags: Consoles next-generation Systems Last response: July 23, 2013 4:30 PM in Systems Share Sour Karma July 23, 2013 3:27:22 PM Quick question, i am building a PC for christmas and i was just want to know how it will fair against next gen consoles in the first couple of years. My Specs are : CPU - AMD FX-6300 GPU - AMD HD Radeon 7870 Direct CUII MOBO - Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 RAM - 8GB Corsair 1600Mhz HDD - 1Tb Western Digital Caviar Blue PSU - Corsair CXM 600W OS - Windows 7 HP SP1 More about : gen consoles Best solution KareemGT July 23, 2013 3:48:48 PM take the FX-8320 it's much better than the FX-6300 since it's 8 cores processor which means more future proof for future gaming , btw the next gen consoles are using 8 cores FX-8320 for 160$ , it's the best processor in the world for the price http://www.amazon.com/AMD-FX-8320-Eight-Core-Processor-... Share dish_moose July 23, 2013 3:57:21 PM A 7870 blows the consoles away - and you guessed it - there are better gpus than that. -Bruce m 0 l Related resources My Pc vs Next Gen Consoles - Forum Pc Gaming computer vs next gen consoles - Forum This PC build vs Next-gen consoles - Forum PC vs next gen consoles - Forum Next Gen Consoles vs PC? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Sour Karma July 23, 2013 4:15:35 PM Ok thanks guys i was getting worried due to the reviews i was looking at, i will take your advice Kareem and get the Fx-8320 instead since it is only £30 more! m 0 l KareemGT July 23, 2013 4:30:14 PM Sour Karma said:Ok thanks guys i was getting worried due to the reviews i was looking at, i will take your advice Kareem and get the Fx-8320 instead since it is only £30 more! yup buddy it's worth that £30 . check the benchmarks http://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu.php?cpu=AMD+FX-8320+Eig... check the second benchmarks ( CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price ) it's the best CPU for the price . and it's on of the best CPU's in the market . ( under 250$ ) btw , select the best answer to close this thread if you get what you want . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrade PC vs next gen console (PS4, XBONE) Forum New pc vs next gen console Forum SolvedThis set-up vs Next Gen Consoles Forum SolvedCore i5-4570 vs FX-8350 for next-gen games (consoles) Forum "Next gen" Console GPUs vs. Current PC GPUs Forum SolvedNext gen consoles in PC cases? Forum SolvedUpgrading pc to challenge next gen consoles Forum SolvedSince next-gen consoles have 8 cores, would an i5 struggle when those 8 core games come out on PC? Forum Needing help. PC to beat next gen consoles. Forum is it possible to build a gaming pc that is as good or better than next gen consoles and will run next gen games? Forum So I built a 600$ gaming pc to surpass next gen consoles Forum Next gen consoles and PC Gaming...same prediction? Probably! Forum Building a gaming PC that will match the next gen consoles on a budget, is it best to go all AMD ? Forum Are next gen consoles better than PC? Forum Next PC Upgrade when next gen consoles are released? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !