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How good is this computer/Gaming Rig

Im going to use this for school,Gaming and recording gameplay

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor (£83.99 @ Aria PC)
MotherBoard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 Motherboard
Memory: Corsair Vengence 8GB
Storage: Western Digital 1TB internal Hard Drive
Video Card: MSI Overclocked Radeon HD 7950 AMD Graphics Card - 3GB
Power Supply: Corsair CX750 Builder Series CX 750W ATX/EPS 80 PLUS Bronze PSU
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B5ST 24x Internal SATA DVD Drive
Case: Zalman Z11 Midi Tower Case
Keyboard: Roccat Isku Illuminated Gaming Keyboard
Mouse: Anker 8000 DPI High Precision Programmable Laser Gaming Mouse
Headset: Gioteck EX-05
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  1. Quite good! And it should run games at high to max! Pretty nice looking build.
  2. Best answer
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($93.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($72.47 @ TigerDirect)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($82.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($224.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Zalman Z11 ATX Mid Tower Case ($64.98 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($62.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B3ST/BLK/G/AS DVD/CD Writer ($25.64 @ Outlet PC)
    Keyboard: ROCCAT ISKU Wired Gaming Keyboard ($61.53 @ Amazon)
    Mouse: Anker AK-98ANDS2368-BA Wired Laser Mouse ($59.99 @ Amazon)
    Other: Gioteck EX-05 Gaming Headset ($25.24)
    Total: $892.78
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-17 17:19 EDT-0400)

    If I am correct then this is your build.

    Here are my changes:
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($93.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($72.47 @ TigerDirect)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($82.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($224.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: NZXT Phantom (White) ATX Full Tower Case ($79.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($62.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B3ST/BLK/G/AS DVD/CD Writer ($25.64 @ Outlet PC)
    Keyboard: ROCCAT ISKU Wired Gaming Keyboard ($61.53 @ Amazon)
    Mouse: Anker AK-98ANDS2368-BA Wired Laser Mouse ($59.99 @ Amazon)
    Other: Gioteck EX-05 Gaming Headset ($25.24)
    Total: $907.79
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-17 17:27 EDT-0400)

    Go with the bigger case. Bigger case means better airflow which is very important when building a gaming system.
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