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Could this pc build run Dayz?

I am thinking about building a pc to play DayZ. If you have suggestions on what to change please tell me. I am new to this so please don't tear me apart. Just looking for advice!

AMD A4-5300 Trinity 3.4GHz (3.6GHz Turbo)

MSI A55M-E35 FM2+ / FM2 AMD A55 (Hudson D2) HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard

Rosewill LINE-M Micro-ATX Mini Tower Computer Case

G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) RAM

SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 5450 video card

Western Digital WD Blue WD10EZEX 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive Bare Drive - OEM

CORSAIR CXM series CX600M 600W ATX12V v2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready power supply.
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    Sweet and simple answer: No. Even on lowest settings it would struggle.
  2. What would you recommend me change? I'm very open to ideas. I don't plan on buying everything soon. It may be a month. Just needing ideas and an idea of how much money I will have I spend on this.
  3. I can post a build, just give me the budget you want to spend.
  4. A couple things.

    1. DayZ is currently a buggy nightmare (it's in Alpha) that's badly optimized and therefore requires stronger parts than it really should.

    2. Don't use an APU, get a normal CPU since you plan to add a graphics card anyway. APUs like the A4 Trinity have built in graphics, which increase the cost but won't help performance with a normal graphics card anyway,

    3. The power supply is overkill, even considering upgrades.

    These would be my revised changes that hit the DayZ recommended specs, though keep in mind DayZ is badly optimized right now and is going to run worse than expected on just about anything.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD Athlon X4 750K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($79.18 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: MSI A55M-E35 Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard ($49.79 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($68.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($48.98 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: PowerColor Radeon HD 7750 1GB Video Card ($84.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Rosewill FBM-01 MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($29.99 @ Amazon)
    Power Supply: EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($44.99 @ Micro Center)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
    Other: Rosewill RNX-G300LX Wireless Adapter Card ($10.99)
    Total: $434.88
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-05-08 18:03 EDT-0400)

    If you list a budget, we'd be able to work with it better.
  5. I am looking for like under $400-$500 and like I said I won't be buying everything right now. Im 17 and pretty new to all of this so all the help is appreciated.
  6. Edavis16 said:
    I am looking for like under $400-$500 and like I said I won't be buying everything right now. Im 17 and pretty new to all of this so all the help is appreciated.


    Well, from $400 to $500 can make a pretty noticeable difference.
    Do you need a mouse, keyboard, monitor, Windows, etc, included in the price?
  7. I don't need a mouse or keyboard at the moment and I would need a monitor. That isn't included in the price. It is going to take me a month or so to get the money for pc so I want a rough estimate of how much I need. I would stretch the budget to a high of $600 but I want the cheapest I can go but still having a great feel to playing
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