Advice before buying computer parks

I picked those parts for a gaming computer. It cost $682.88 and I was wonder how good this is. What games can I run at max settings? what can i improve with?
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  1. The link isn't working for me, it just shows your CPU. It might be might internet or something but what is your budget?
  2. I think it's great! I have pretty much the same exact build. I went with a tahti le tho. Almost a 7950. They were $250 in April when I bought it. Solid build.

    Only thing I may add is if you want to spend like another $20 bucks you can get a stock overclocked 6300 called a 6350!
  3. Thats a nice build, if I knew your budget and what games you want to play I could help a lot more. If you want to go a step higher, you could either get the AMD FX-8350 or Intel Core i5-3570K. And get the PowerColor Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card. If you switched to an Intel CPU you would have to get a compatible Motherboard.

    This is also a pretty good build, you can just keep your RAM though, I had this because I also do video editing.
    Those could most likely max out BF4

    The build you have is fine though.
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    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6350 3.9GHz 6-Core Processor ($129.99 @ Newegg)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Microcenter)
    Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($88.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($55.25 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($62.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($199.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($57.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($55.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $698.16
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-21 22:07 EDT-0400)

    -Cheaper version of the 7950, still runs and cools very well.
    -Better case and slightly upgraded the cpu and ram.
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