Solved Is this a good Mid-Range gaming PC? Tags: Components Last response: November 4, 2013 8:29 PM in Components Share LukeMaBoy November 4, 2013 6:14:26 PM I was wondering if this is a good build, is there anything I should change about it? PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1XuzI Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1XuzI/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1XuzI/benchmarks/ CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($109.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Microcenter) Thermal Compound: Arctic Silver 5 High-Density Polysynthetic Silver 3.5g Thermal Paste ($6.20 @ OutletPC) Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($124.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($119.00 @ Newegg) Storage: Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($87.99 @ Amazon) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($88.34 @ OutletPC) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($247.99 @ SuperBiiz) Case: NZXT Guardian 921 RB ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Amazon) Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($84.99 @ NCIX US) Total: $1074.45 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-11-04 21:13 EST-0500) More about : good mid range gaming SR-71 Blackbird November 4, 2013 6:16:13 PM Nice build. m 0 l Shneiky November 4, 2013 6:23:22 PM Be very careful with the Artic Silver 5. It is electro-conductive. Do not get it on any components or any places except the CPU heatspreader and heatsink. Else you risk damaging or bricking your motherboard. m 0 l Related resources Good Mid-Range Gaming PC? - Forum Good Mid-Range Gaming PC? - Forum Is this a good build for a mid-range gaming PC? - Forum Looking for a good mid-range gaming pc build - Forum Will this gaming PC be good for mid-range gaming? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution SR-71 Blackbird November 4, 2013 6:27:10 PM I would use MX4. Share Shneiky November 4, 2013 6:34:16 PM I agree with SR. m 0 l LukeMaBoy November 4, 2013 8:29:37 PM How should I apply it? The pea method? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Good Mid-Range Gaming PC? Forum Is this a good Mid-Range gaming PC $1,100 Forum SolvedGood gaming mid-range settings laptop. Forum Good Mid-Ranged Gaming PC Build? Forum SolvedIs this a good mid-range budget PC? Forum SolvedLooking for a good mid-range gaming laptop. Forum SolvedMid-range gaming PC ($900-1100) Forum SolvedFeedback for mid-range gaming PC build Forum SolvedGaming pc Mid-range gaming pc XD is this fine? Forum SolvedIs This a good mid-range Gaming Build? Forum SolvedIs this a good mid-range gaming build? Forum SolvedWould this be a good mid-range gaming build? Forum SolvedFirst PC Build Attempt - Looking for weak points in this mid-range gaming machine (Australia) Forum SolvedGaming PC midrange build ~$1100 Forum SolvedMid-range gaming Pc as a PS4 Alternative Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !