Budget gaming pc build - need opinions Tags: New Build Games Systems Product Last response: July 7, 2012 11:52 AM in Systems Share False_Alarm July 7, 2012 7:18:09 AM So I have a friend who wants to upgrade his computer so he can run modern games, he has a tight budget of $300 and this is what he plans to purchase: Gigabyte GeForce GT 630 2GB ASRock 880GM-LE FX Motherboard AMD Phenom II X4 945 G.Skill F3-10600CL9D-8GBNT (2x4GB) DDR3 I/he would like to know how this upgrade could run modern games like: Battlefield 3 Diablo 3 Strategy games etc. Any other opinions and advice would be super helpful Thanks in advance for any responses More about : budget gaming build opinions marshal11 July 7, 2012 8:37:02 AM seems good, but if he could, i would suggest throwing in a couple more bucks for a gt 640. there is a pretty good performance increase for the price. m 0 l de5_Roy July 7, 2012 10:29:53 AM your model seems like the one with ddr3 ram. if you can afford, try to squeeze in a radeon hd 6670 1 gb gddr5 or radeon hd 7750 1 gb gddr5 or radeon hd 6770 1 gb gddr5. all those should be better than gt630. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey July 7, 2012 11:52:40 AM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBudget Gaming PC Build (Need Opinions & Help) Forum SolvedNeed opinions on gaming PC build (1000 budget) Forum SolvedGaming PC build with a budget of ~$1100 - suggestions/opinions needed! Forum SolvedNeed Opinions on Budget Gaming PC Pre-Build Forum Need opinions for a budget $600 gaming pc build. Forum SolvedNeed an opinion on my budget gaming pc builds (£500-£600) Forum SolvedBudget gaming build. Need opinions and further insight :) Forum SolvedNeed Some Opinions on These 2 HTPC/Gaming Builds (Budget:$500~$750) Forum SolvedFirst ever build - budget gaming PC! thoughts/opinions? Forum SolvedFirst time building a budget gaming pc. Any thoughts or opinions? Forum SolvedGaming PC build, need opinions Forum SolvedNeed Opinions on this Budget Gaming PC (~$650) Forum Budget Streaming/Gaming AMD PC build Opinions Forum Need Opinions On Budget Gaming PC Forum Solved~1000$ Gaming PC build - need advice and opinions Forum SolvedBudget AMD Gaming Build - Need Opinions Forum Opinions needed on new budget gaming pc Forum SolvedNeed opinions on this custom build gaming pc that im buying ASAP! Forum SolvedGaming pc build. need opinions Forum my first gaming pc build,need opinions. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !