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Is this a good PC for the money?

Is this a good PC for the money?
I am building a PC for my buddy and he said the PC needed to be able to play games at medium/high/ultra setting at a playable and recordable FPS for around $600. IF you have any suggestion leave a comment.

CPU : AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core $114.97
Motherboard: Biostar TA970 ATX AM3+ $79.98
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 $69.99
Storage: Western Digital AV-GP 500GB 3.5" 5400RPM $43.95
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 660 2GB $159.99
Case: Thermaltake VL80001W2Z ATX Mid Tower $24.99
Power Supply: Corsair 500W ATX12V $34.99
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $98.88
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    Much better motherboard http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-motherboard-ga970aud3p
    Doing well for the price!
  2. rolli59 said:
    Much better motherboard http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-motherboard-ga970aud3p
    Doing well for the price!


    Thanks. Should i upgrade the case?
  3. It is a basic budget case and is sufficient for the build so really up to you I like CM budget cases like this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119233
  4. rolli59 said:
    It is a basic budget case and is sufficient for the build so really up to you I like CM budget cases like this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119233


    ok thanks
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