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Gaming PC help. Expert needed.

Hey, just need someone to check which PC is better, JUST for gaming.
I should note: the prebuilt one is £665 (over my budget, but could get some extra money, if it is a much better gaming PC, than my other one)
The one I'm going to build myself is only ~£450 (In budget range)

Prebuilt: (Just copy and paste it into amazon.co.uk)
VIBOX Warrior 4 - 4.2GHz AMD, Fast Quad Core, Top Gaming PC, Multimedia, High Spec, Desktop PC, USB3.0 Computer + x2 Games Bundle Included! (2GB ATI Radeon HD 7850 HDMI Graphics Card, XFX 550w Bronze 80+ PSU, 2TB HDD Hard Drive, 16GB DDR3 RAM, DVD-RW, SD Memory Card Reader, Gigabyte 78LMT-USB3 Motherboard, Bullguard Internet Security, No Operating Software)

The one I will build myself:
Case: Cit mars midi tower gaming case with 2x LED fans
power supply: ACE 750w BR PSU with 12cm red fan
Motherboard: Asus sabertooth 990 fx R2.0 Motherboard
CPU: AMD fx-6300
Memory: 8GB (2x4GB) G-Skill ripjaws x series
Video/graphics card: Asus AMD Radeon HD 6670
Storage: Generic hard drive disk 500GB sata II
Optical drive: Cheap £12 one
CPU cooler: Cooler master hyper 212 EVO (120mm)

Questions I need answered:
1) Which one is better and to what extent?
2) Is it worth the extra money?
3) I want to play big title games, such as: BF4, Dark souls II...
4) Is it too good? Like is it unnecessarily advanced and will I never need to use its full potential?
5) Is the PC I'm going to make compatible? (Only needs answering if I should get this instead of the prebuilt one)

Thanks for any reply and can you dumb it down for me. (Try and just answer the questions in order at the end, so I have a clear answer)
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  1. Best answer
    Here's a better gaming build than both.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-3350P 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor (£136.33 @ Dabs)
    Motherboard: MSI B75MA-E33 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£40.56 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£35.99 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: PowerColor Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card (£219.99 @ Ebuyer)
    Case: Cooler Master N200 MicroATX Mid Tower Case (£31.15 @ Amazon UK)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£37.29 @ Amazon UK)
    Optical Drive: Lite-On iHDS118-04 DVD/CD Drive (£10.86 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Total: £553.16
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-27 12:13 GMT+0000)
  2. http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1TM1P

    If I may suggest something like that, obviously price will differ slightly, but ~£450 is roughly ~$671 and I came under budget. With that build you should be able to play most games on high.
  3. james77 said:
    Here's a better gaming build than both.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-3350P 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor (£136.33 @ Dabs)
    Motherboard: MSI B75MA-E33 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£40.56 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£35.99 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: PowerColor Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card (£219.99 @ Ebuyer)
    Case: Cooler Master N200 MicroATX Mid Tower Case (£31.15 @ Amazon UK)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£37.29 @ Amazon UK)
    Optical Drive: Lite-On iHDS118-04 DVD/CD Drive (£10.86 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Total: £553.16
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-27 12:13 GMT+0000)


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