Using My First Rig to Its Full Extent? Tags: Homebuilt AMD Systems Product Last response: July 5, 2009 4:41 AM in Systems Share brettdaniel117 July 5, 2009 3:10:38 AM I just ordered the parts for my first build... AMD "Dragon" Platform - CPU: AMD Phenom II 955 BE - Motherboard: MSI 790FX-GD70 AM3 AMD 790FX ATX AMD Motherboard - GPU:XFX HD-489A-ZDEC Radeon HD 4890 Xtreme 1GB - HDD: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB - RAM: OCZ Gold AMD Edition 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 - Heatsink: XIGMATEK Dark Knight - PSU: CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W - Case: COOLER MASTER Storm Sniper - Monitor: Gateway FHD2102bmidgz Black 21.5" 5ms HDMI Widescreen Full HD 1080P LCD Monitor? ...and I was wondering. What can I do with all this power? What are some things its capable of? What kind of framerates can I expect in WoW, and LOTRO? Last time I played WoW I was using a Pentium 4 at 3.16 GHz, 512MB of RAM, and a GeForce 4400 MX+. I've never played LOTRO. More about : rig full extent astrodudepsu July 5, 2009 4:41:46 AM With a decent OC on that system, it will just about anything, except play crysis on ultra-high with max AA/AF. Also if you are one that leaves his rig idle for long periods of time look into Folding@Home, it's for a good cause. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes using a Full HD LED TV as a monitor increase the load on the graphics card and reduce its performance & life? Forum SolvedGTX 760 not using its full effective memory clock Forum SolvedAMD R9 280X not using its full potential Forum SolvedEVGA GTX 770 2GB superclocked. I need a processor and a motherboard that can support it and use it to its full potential Forum How do i know my gpu is using its full potential? Forum GPU not using its full potential? Any Help? Forum How to clone to larger hard drive using its full capacity Forum why is it i cant use my wifi on phone even if its full Forum EVGA 660 SLI would one use its full potential or not? Forum i use tp link router N, G, ADSL. computer show its network is full but no internet access. how can i solve this problme? Forum CPU not using its full potential- Getting bad FPS lag in games Forum Is my GPU used to its full potential? Forum Using two CPUs to its full potential? Forum Graphic Card uses its full speed all the time Forum First Gaming Rig/Build (FULL POST. Sorry for the doubles) Forum Will my PC be able to use the ATI 4850 to its full potential Forum First full self-built gaming rig Forum First time building a full rig. Need help/opinions. Forum Building my first gaming rig, could use advice! Forum Looking to build my first gaming rig, could use some help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !