AMD build,looking for help Tags: New Build AMD Systems Product Last response: July 26, 2012 7:22 AM in Systems Share windows4life July 26, 2012 12:20:32 AM ok i'm aiming for a $900- system for all around pc use and some games. here's the list so far AMD FX-4170 4.2GHz Quad-Core Socket AM3+ CPU with AMD Virtualization Technology - FD4170FRGUBOX http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS M5A97 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=13-131-... SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 6850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity (100315L ) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OCZ Vertex Plus R2 VTXPLR2-25SAT2-120GB 2.5" 120GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Corsair Vengeance Blue 8 GB (2X4 GB) PC3-12800 1600mHz DDR3 240-Pin SDRAM Dual Channel Memory Kit CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Vengeance-PC3-12800-1600m... Sony AD-7280S-0B 24x SATA Internal DVD+/-RW Drive (Black) http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0057FRTPW/ref=as_li_s... Antec Three Hundred ATX Mid Tower Gaming Computer Case http://www.amazon.com/Antec-Three-Hundred-Gaming-Comput... Asus VE228H 21.5" Full HD HDMI LED BackLight LCD Monitor w/Speakers ASCR 10,000,000:1 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OCZ ModXStream Pro 600W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandy Bridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001EYV690/ref=as_li_s... anything to add or change? More about : amd build avenseth12 July 26, 2012 1:04:07 AM I noticed you do not have a storage HDD. You only have the SSD. I would think about something like this: Samsung by Seagate Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ/ST500DM005 500GB $69 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Do you have an operating sytem? m 0 l windows4life July 26, 2012 1:52:11 AM i have windows 7 home premium and hdd look's good. m 0 l Related resources $600-$700 AMD build help - Forum Help with AMD CPU's - Forum Help Using AMD Overdrive to lower CPU Voltage - Forum Need help with a mid-gaming pc build! AMD - Forum AMD Phenom II 955 BE Overclocking HELP - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer avenseth12 July 26, 2012 2:58:25 AM Good build and good luck m 0 l nekulturny July 26, 2012 6:56:32 AM My advice is to get a Phenom II 965 instead of the FX-4170. Yes, I'm an "AMD guy", I'm telling you, the Phenom II is s better CPU with a more consistent performance record. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l dudewitbow a b À AMD July 26, 2012 7:22:24 AM nekulturny said:My advice is to get a Phenom II 965 instead of the FX-4170. Yes, I'm an "AMD guy", I'm telling you, the Phenom II is s better CPU with a more consistent performance record. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... alternatively, he can have a low cost cpu and put his budget and hopes on piledriver in october. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD Overdrive Overheating Help? (FX-8350) Forum SolvedLooking for help OC'ing AMD athlon x4 640 on a Biostar n68s3+ board Forum SolvedAMD Dual graphics help Forum SolvedAdvice help on Drivers/AMD Drivers update Forum SolvedNeed help on a motherboard for AMD FX-8320 Forum SolvedHelp me decide which AMD build its better for me under $500 on Amazon? Forum SolvedAMD Radeon r9 200 series problem please HELP!!! Forum SolvedHelp identifying an AMD Athlon II CPU Forum Solved3 Free Games AMD Help Forum SolvedAMD APU 5350 RAM help Forum Solvedneed help on finding parts for a light amd gaming build for around $600-500 Forum SolvedHelp with amd based build? [FX-6300][LONG] Forum SolvedIntel or AMD, anyone please help me. Forum SolvedHelp building gaming computer amd or intel please Forum SolvedNvidia vs AMD... The ultimate question! Help Me Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !