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. 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. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed opinions for a budget $600 gaming pc build . ForumBudget Gaming PC - Need Opinions ForumNeed Opinions on this Budget Gaming PC (~$650) ForumNeed opinions on my Gaming PC partpicker build ForumEfficient- Budget Gaming Build , Opinions ? ForumGaming PC build - Need final opinions ForumNeed Opinions on Budget Gaming PC Pre- Build ForumGaming PC ~$2000 budget Need Opinions ForumNeed Thoughts and Opinions on my Gaming PC build ForumI want to build a gaming PC/Need Opinions ForumGaming /Editing Rig ( Need Opinions ) $1600 Budget ForumOpinions on Budget AMD Build ForumBuilding Low- Budget Gaming PC - Opinions appreciated :p ForumFirst time builder my budget is 1400 check out the build.Opinions Pls ForumOpinions about this gaming pc build ? ForumNew gaming PC. Thoughts? ForumFirst Build ever, need Advice Forum[new build]build good gaming pc under $300 ForumNeed help on $1200 PC for mainly 3D work Forum[Build Ready] First Time Builder! Criticize my build! More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !