Solved $900 New Gaming PC Build Tags: Gaming Monitors Systems Last response: March 15, 2014 9:58 PM in Systems Share Anonymous March 15, 2014 9:12:11 PM Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this week (the closer the better) Budget Range: $900 or lower System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming , surfing the internet, video editing Are you buying a monitor: Yes Parts to Upgrade: None , building from scratch Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Does not matter Location: City, State/Region, Country - Escondido, California, USA Parts Preferences: Does not matter Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Maybe ( dont know the difference) Your Monitor Resolution: 1080p Additional Comments: Quiet PC that can run BF4, League of Legends, Titanfall, DOTA 2 And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: Current laptop overheats and shuts down and cant run BF4 and Titanfall. Include a list of any parts you have already selected with descriptively labeled links for parts. im already planning to buy: -BenQ Gaming Monitor RL2455HM (24-Inch LED) - $182.87 at Amazon http://www.amazon.com/BenQ-Gaming-Monitor-RL2455HM-24-I... -Bundle: Razer DeathStalker Expert Gaming Keyboard with Razer DeathAdder Ergonomic PC Gaming Mouse with SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mouse Pad (Black) for $129.86 at Amazon Thanks for those who reply. More about : 900 gaming build ballerslife March 15, 2014 9:20:47 PM [PCPartPicker part list](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3aCXH) / [Price breakdown by merchant](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3aCXH/by_merchant/) / [Benchmarks](http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3aCXH/benchmarks/) Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- **CPU** | [AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/amd-cpu-fd8320frhkbox) | $139.99 @ Amazon **Motherboard** | [Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P ATX AM3+ Motherboard](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-motherboard-ga970...) | $79.78 @ OutletPC **Memory** | [Kingston 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/kingston-memory-khx1600c10...) | $63.99 @ Amazon **Storage** | [Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/seagate-internal-hard-driv...) | $54.99 @ NCIX US **Video Card** | [EVGA GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-video-card-02gp42774k...) | $339.99 @ NCIX US **Case** | [BitFenix Shinobi Window (White) ATX Mid Tower Case](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/bitfenix-case-bfcsnb150www...) | $87.62 @ TigerDirect **Power Supply** | [XFX TS 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply](http://pcpartpicker.com/part/xfx-power-supply-xfxts550w) | $59.99 @ Newegg | | **Total** | Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. | $826.35 | Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-16 00:19 EDT-0400 | 8320, although if you want 6300 it's basically the same thing but 6 cores as opposed to 8. No use in gaming extra cores. Rest is standard in the PC industry. The monopoly that Nvidia and AMD has left us builders with little choice. 770 or the 280x. Your choice. More like, no choice. m 0 l Best solution IDontUnderstand a b 4 Gaming a b C Monitor March 15, 2014 9:23:58 PM Big sale on FX-8320 + motherboard, I would not opt for Intel considering this sale. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($159.99 @ NCIX US) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.99 @ NCIX US) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ Newegg) Case: BitFenix Shinobi Window ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC) Total: $899.91 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-16 00:23 EDT-0400) Share Related resources Need opinion on new PC build for mid-range gaming. Budget: 900$/800€ max. - Forum New Gaming PC Build Need Help $900 - $950 - Forum New Gaming PC Build Need Help $900 - $950 - Forum Help $900 New gaming pc build - Forum New gaming PC build (under 900 aud) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous March 15, 2014 9:42:31 PM Thanks for all the feed back you guys! Im probably going to buy IDontUnderstand's part list thank you! m 0 l ballerslife March 15, 2014 9:45:36 PM Lol his is literally the same thing as mine except for a few changes. m 0 l IDontUnderstand a b 4 Gaming a b C Monitor March 15, 2014 9:47:07 PM I'm not sure what you're suggesting here lol Select a best solution if there is one for our future readers, please. m 0 l okcnaline a b 4 Gaming a b C Monitor March 15, 2014 9:58:39 PM http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3aE0G m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$900 Upgrade / $1300 New Build (Gaming PC) Forum Hey everyone I'm new and a noob to pc gaming. 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