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First PC Build, Advice Needed

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October 21, 2011 9:02:03 PM

Hello, I am looking into building my first pc, and I want to be able to play games like Black Ops, and of course Minecraft. Plus it would be nice to play some future games as well. I have chosen some components, and need advice on how well these will work together

Asus M5A78L-M LX Motherboard (Micro ATX, Socket AM3 , 5200MT/S, DDR3, Core Unlocker)
-AMD FX-4 4100 Black Edition 4 Core 3.6Ghz Socket AM3 8MB L3 Cache Retail Boxed Processor
-Sapphire HD 6770 1GB GDDR5 DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card
-Antec 450W PSU - 120mm Fan VP450 4x SATA 1x PCI-E
-G Skill 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1333mhz Ripjaws Memory Kit CL9 (9-9-9-24) 1.5V
-Xenta Black Mid Tower Case
-Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB SATAIII 6Gb/s 16MB Cache 3.5 inch Internal Hard Drive OEM
Thanks in advance for any advice.

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October 21, 2011 10:09:54 PM

To the top!
October 21, 2011 11:41:19 PM

Must also include budget and monitor resolution to be able to make a determination
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October 22, 2011 12:20:07 AM

It's pretty good except you need an AM3+ motherboard. The one you listed doesn't seem to be one.
October 22, 2011 8:17:36 AM

Asus M5A78L-M LX Motherboard (Micro ATX, Socket AM3+, 5200MT/S, DDR3, Core Unlocker)
I found this which has an am3+ socket, and I am Probably going to get a new 1920x1080 monitor