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Is my setup good enough to run games?

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August 27, 2012 8:26:04 AM

Hello,
I've just customized my first computer ever, and I had it in mind to run some heavy games on it like Skyrim, and Crysis. Can you check to see if my setup is good enough (most curious about my motherboard)?

CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-3820 Quad-Core 3.60 GHz 10MB Intel Smart Cache LGA2011

Storage: 1TB SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 32MB Cache 7200RPM HDD

Memory: 16GB (4GBx4) DDR3/1600MHz Quad Channel Memory [ 86] (Corsair Vengeance [ 0])

Motherboard: (this is the part im not sure of) (4-Way SLI Support) GIGABYTE X79-UP4 Intel X79 Chipset Quad Channel DDR3 ATX Mainboard w/ 3D UEFI Bios, Ultra Durable 5, 7.1 HD Audio, GbLAN, USB3.0, SATA-III RAID, 4 Gen3 PCIe x16, 2 PCIe x1 & 1 PCI

No overclock

Powersupply: 850 watts

GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7950 3GB 16X PCIe 3.0 Video Card [ 110] (Major Brand Powered by AMD)



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August 27, 2012 8:54:13 AM

more than enough... just dont forget to apply some real serious coolers for your real serious rig. lol
August 27, 2012 9:04:31 AM

Haha okay thanks. My cooling system is

Asetek 550LC Liquid Cooling System 120MM Radiator & Fan (Advanced Cooling Performance + Extreme Silent at 20dBA) (Dual Enermax Enlobal Silent High Performance 120MM Fans (Push-Pull)
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August 27, 2012 9:04:54 AM

you are welcome sir :) 

okay now im starting to get jealous. haha
August 27, 2012 9:12:14 AM

oh FYI.
Crysis is very CPU intensive (it has a hell of physics) and it uses only two cores, on very high setting the FPS maybe get choppy. OC your CPU might help but please really careful on it, make sure your CPU temp is stable and safe. :) 
August 27, 2012 9:15:35 AM

Do you think my cooling system is enough to do the trick?
August 27, 2012 9:18:36 AM

windows_breather: I customized it form cyberpower, if you don't know it's a prettygood site where you can customize every part of you PC. cyberpowerpc.com

asep: Okay thanks, I tell you when I test it ;) 
August 27, 2012 9:19:12 AM

i think so
August 27, 2012 9:40:13 AM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
August 27, 2012 4:06:29 PM

Very nice system, it should last you a while at 1080p.
August 29, 2012 2:40:04 PM

SheepyxD said:
windows_breather: I customized it form cyberpower, if you don't know it's a prettygood site where you can customize every part of you PC. cyberpowerpc.com

asep: Okay thanks, I tell you when I test it ;) 


your welcome :) 
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