Good components for a £400 or less gaming PC. Tags: Gaming Games Components Skyrim Last response: January 6, 2014 5:32 AM in Components Share seetruskcaz August 31, 2013 7:02:18 PM I am looking for a gaming pc that can play games such as skyrim and borderlands 2. I don't have an operating system so would need that in the build. More about : good components 400 gaming Seladon a b 4 Gaming August 31, 2013 7:12:23 PM This is about the best you can get for that money : PCPartPicker part list: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1yx0Z Price breakdown by merchant: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1yx0Z/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1yx0Z/benchmarks/ CPU: AMD Athlon II X4 750K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£58.50 @ Scan.co.uk) Motherboard: MSI FM2-A55M-E33 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard (£35.46 @ Scan.co.uk) Memory: Corsair XMS3 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£24.13 @ Amazon UK) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£35.99 @ Aria PC) Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition 1GB Video Card (£77.72 @ Scan.co.uk) Case: NZXT Source 210 Elite (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£38.65 @ Scan.co.uk) Power Supply: XFX 450W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£34.99 @ Maplin Electronics) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£12.86 @ Amazon UK) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) (£69.66 @ CCL Computers) Total: £387.96 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-09-01 03:11 BST+0100) m 0 l seetruskcaz September 1, 2013 9:24:29 AM Just one more question. Would I be able to downgrade the 7770 to a 7750 and see a drop in performance? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Seladon a b 4 Gaming September 1, 2013 9:26:42 AM There's a big difference between those two cards. You lose about 25% of the performances. But if you're short on budget, you could do that. m 0 l daffa-apriza34 January 6, 2014 5:32:06 AM Before you buy try to consider this. http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/2wyX0 This build has more power and more reliable brand, i would suggest waiting for the steam OS to be completed so you can save some money to. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !