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Best AMD Gaming Build for the cheapest possible but decent for medium settings

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September 21, 2013 3:20:25 PM

I am looking for an AMD gaming build at the cheapest possible but one that can handle at least medium settings.

I'm talking less then $700. Thanks!

No OS and Monitor necessary.
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September 21, 2013 3:23:43 PM

Does this include OS and monitor?
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September 21, 2013 3:28:26 PM

realchaos said:
Does this include OS and monitor?


No it does not. Updated thread.
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September 21, 2013 4:13:11 PM

SR-71 Blackbird said:
$700.00 Gaming Beast: FX8320 \ HD 7950 \ 990FX board

Quality Gaming at a Budget price.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($153.61 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Xigmatek GAIA SD1283 56.3 CFM CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock 990FX Extreme3 ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance LP 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($58.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.98 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Zalman Z5 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($54.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24F1ST DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $692.51
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-09-21 18:42 EDT-0400)


Weird RAM . 1 x4 gig?


Instead try
FX 6300 $120
CM hyper 212 cooler so you can overclock $30
Motherboard with a 970 series chipset , Probably the gigabyte -dsp3 $80
2 x4 gig of 1600 MHz RAM $60
1 terabyte hard drive $60
dvd drive S18
case $50 HAF 912 , Antec One gamer , Corsair 200R
power supply $55
Radeon 7950 $180



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a c 464 4 Gaming
a c 412 À AMD
September 21, 2013 4:17:29 PM

$700.00 Gaming Beast: FX8320 \ HD 7950 \ 990FX board

Quality Gaming at a Budget price.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($153.61 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Xigmatek GAIA SD1283 56.3 CFM CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock 990FX Extreme3 ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($64.99 @ Microcenter)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.98 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Zalman Z5 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($54.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24F1ST DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $698.51
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-09-21 19:17 EDT-0400)
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