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October 6, 2013 7:18:59 AM

Hey guys,
Im thinkin about buildin a new gaming pc...
n my budget is around 700$
so plz take a look at these...
is this capable of running BF3 at least in medium..?

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1LsN3

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a c 284 4 Gaming
October 6, 2013 7:43:58 AM

#1 you picked phenom that close to fx 6300 price
#2 the mobo isnt OCable (which is sad for AMD cpu, that is supposed to be OCed)
#3 cooler master psu is bad
#4 you deserves 7870 XT for that budget :)  have fun

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CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($109.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Outlet PC)
Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($93.98 @ Outlet PC)
Memory: Team Vulcan 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($64.98 @ Amazon)
Storage: Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($79.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: PowerColor Radeon HD 7870 XT 2GB Video Card ($153.98 @ Newegg)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($44.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $702.84
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-06 10:42 EDT-0400)
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a b 4 Gaming
October 6, 2013 7:46:16 AM

Give AMD radeon best answer.
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October 6, 2013 7:52:13 AM

thank you so much for the quick answer.....
but its showing this...
"Compatibility Notes
Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard has an onboard USB 3.0 header, but the Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case does not have front panel USB 3.0 ports."
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a c 284 4 Gaming
October 6, 2013 7:53:47 AM

^ you put haf 912 yourself :) 
you should know that it has no usb 3.0 at the front of the case

but dont worry, you will have it in the back of MOBO
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October 6, 2013 7:58:00 AM

thanks...now its all set...!!!
all that remains is to ask my dad about this...:p 
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a b 4 Gaming
October 7, 2013 8:07:23 AM

It should work out fine
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October 8, 2013 5:19:16 AM

soryy to bother tyou people but my monitor is vga type...
n after seeing screenshots the gpu doesnt have VGA type output...
so does Powercolor HD 7870 XT come with an adapter....?
u know.... the "DVI to VGA"...??
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