Solved building first gaming computer $600-800 max Tags: Gaming Battlefield Computers Games Systems Minecraft Last response: March 31, 2014 10:16 AM in Systems Share mcgray1992 March 31, 2014 10:00:57 AM First time building a computer, want to be able to play games from minecraft to battlefield 4, thanks! -parts not required: monitor, speakers, keyboard, mouse, O.S More about : building gaming computer 600 800 max PepitoTV a b 4 Gaming March 31, 2014 10:04:08 AM EDIT: My bad, motherboard didn't show up so I had to readjust the build: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Micro Center) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($114.00 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($64.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC) Video Card: PowerColor Radeon R9 270X 2GB Video Card ($209.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($44.99 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC) Total: $790.89 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-31 13:12 EDT-0400) m 1 l mcgray1992 March 31, 2014 10:14:27 AM Thanks for the input! What do u recommend for a motherboard? m 0 l Related resources Building first gaming computer ($600-800) - Forum Help with first gaming PC build ($600-$800) - Canada - Forum Need help building my first gaming rig ($600-$800) - Forum Building my first gaming pc with $600-$800 budget - Forum $600-800 budget computer (First time building my own computer) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mcgray1992 March 31, 2014 10:16:12 AM I see, if I did not include an OS would a gtx760 be a better choice? m 0 l Best solution TechCIDLC a b 4 Gaming March 31, 2014 10:16:54 AM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($139.99 @ Amazon) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Micro Center) Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($44.99 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: SeaSonic G 550W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($82.99 @ Mwave) Total: $802.92 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-31 13:16 EDT-0400) Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp building a $600-$800 gaming computer Forum First time building a computer $600-800 Forum First time Gaming PC build $600-$800 budget Forum Solved£600-£800 First build. Gaming Forum First time builder needs help (600-800 gaming desktop build) Forum First Time Gaming computer build, Already have graphics card 400 max budget Forum Gaming PC for $600-800 (First Build) Help needed Forum $600-$800 Gaming Rig, First Build~! Forum First Budget Gaming Build 600-800 Forum $600-800 Gaming Computer Build Forum First build, budget gaming pc $600-800 Forum First Build Gaming Rig - $600-800 Range Forum New Build - 600-800 Dollar Gaming Comp First Time!!! Forum Looking to build new gaming computer in the $600-$800 range Forum $600-800 Gaming+ Computer Build Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !