Hey, there, I was hoping that you guys would be willing to share your thoughts on a few pieces of hardware I plan on purchasing for my computer. I've never properly made one before, and it wasn't until now that I seriously thought about investing in a proper inexpensive gaming computer. I'm hoping this thing will be around the $500 range, give or take $100, while still maintaining reasonable enough power to play the games I like. I'm not expecting high-definition, 200 FPS game experiences - I just want to not worry about weather a game will run on my computer or not before purchase, even if the game has to run on the lowest settings; I'm willing to sacrifice a comfortable gaming experience as long as it means I can get a good computer for cheap that could play whatever game I want.
I've been bouncing around forums and with friends. I'm hoping you guys could give me your thoughts on this setup:
I was just hoping if you guys could tell me if this is any good for my purposes of a decent, working gaming computer or if there needs to be any changes to it, be it non-compatibility issues, better hardware for cheaper costs, or general crappiness. You guys know better and more than I do; that's the reason why I came here in the first place, so I'm hoping you could give me a hand.
Scrap that whole build - the case, motherboard - and especially PSU are flat out crap. Avoid Diablotek like the plague. You do not want to trust any build to a PSU that's likely to blow up in your face.