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(Newbie) need to check parts

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July 12, 2012 5:33:12 AM

Hi, this will be my first time building a computer at LOW COST i was wondering if the parts are okay. Let me know if anything is wrong.

Approximate Purchase Date: August ,2012

Budget Range: Around 600-800

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming mostly and basic everyday job such as web surfing and microsoft words.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country: USA

Overclocking: no

SLI or Crossfire: no

Additional Comments: A cheap and durable gaming pc that can handle and run games at decent setting.

ASUS M5A97 AMD 9 Series AM3

AMD HDT45TWFGRBOX Phenom II X6 1045T Processor

Corsair CMV4GX3M1A1333C9 4GB DDR3 RAM (1333mhz)

-Video Card
EVGA GeForce GTX 550 Ti SuperClocked (1GB)

-Hard Drive
Western Digital WD10EALX Caviar Blue Hard Drive - 1TB

-Optical Drive
Lite-On IHAS124-04 Internal DVD Writer

Cooler Master RC-430-KWN1 Elite 430

-Power Supply
Cooler Master eXtreme Power Plus 600-Watt ATX Power Supply

-Fan controller + fans
AeroCool Touch2000 Fan Controller + 2 Apevia CF12SL-BBL Blue led Case Fan - 120mm

Thank you for taking your time helping me out.

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a c 120 B Homebuilt system
July 12, 2012 7:14:14 AM

The form would be a good idea, but in general I would say this is a better CPU,

Yes, it only has 4 cores, but between the fact that the 1045T has a locked multiplier at a lower clock speed, the 4 cores of the Deneb at a higher clock speed should effectively compensate.
July 12, 2012 7:29:10 AM

Best answer selected by Maxymus.