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Is this a Good Budget Gaming PC Build?

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March 21, 2014 5:41:25 PM

Is this a Good Budget Gaming PC Build?

So this is my first time ever building a computer.I was wondering if all of these parts would work together, all be compatible, fit in my case, etc. I'm trying to go for a small budget gaming pc because I want to ditch the consoles and get into pc gaming. Specs are below.


AMD Athlon X4 760K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor


MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard


Crucial 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1333 Memory


Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive

Video Card

MSI Radeon R7 260X 2GB Video Card


Xion XON-560 MicroATX Mini Tower Case

Power Supply

Corsair Builder 430W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply

Optical Drive

Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer

Operating System

Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit)

Wireless Network Adapter

TP-Link TL-WN725N 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter
a b 4 Gaming
March 21, 2014 5:45:05 PM

whats your budget?

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March 29, 2014 10:07:00 AM

Looks good, but keep in mind if you update your CPU in the future, that it will need to be a FM2 socket (APU's almost always support it) and this motherboard is made for APU's