New AMD gaming build Tags: Build Gaming Systems Last response: October 27, 2012 4:32 PM in Systems Share tomprior6 October 26, 2012 11:08:00 PM Hi guys, just planning a new gaming build and would just like to see any recommendations. Thanks. Approximate Purchase Date: Within two weeks Budget Range: £900-1000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, movies/videos, surfing Are you buying a monitor: Yes Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Ebuyer.com Location: England, Wiltshire Parts Preferences: AMD and RADEON Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: Would like to have the option in the future Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 More about : amd gaming build excella1221 a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 7:58:16 AM Sorry hun, Ebuyer doesn't have the latest AMD CPUs that were released a few days ago, and they have great performance compared to BD; and some of the other parts. Here you go. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor (£142.33 @ Scan.co.uk) Motherboard: ASRock 990FX Extreme3 ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard (£83.98 @ Amazon UK) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£29.76 @ Scan.co.uk) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£52.98 @ Ebuyer) Storage: Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£80.00 @ Ebuyer) Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card (£316.55 @ Scan.co.uk) Case: Antec Three Hundred Two ATX Mid Tower Case (£50.13 @ Amazon UK) Power Supply: XFX 850W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£83.99 @ Novatech) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer (£13.98 @ Novatech) Monitor: LG E2360V-PN 23.0" Monitor (£142.51 @ CCL Computers) Total: £996.21 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) Just click the "Price breakdown" link to see which ones you can get from Ebuyer. This is Crossfire ready as well, you won't have to upgrade anything like PSU wattage when you decide to add a 2nd GPU. Outlander_04 a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 8:18:17 AM Nice build excella The only thing I'd change is probably the power supply . A 600 watt unit will be fine for a single graphics card Related resources Need help with new AMD build.. A10 for mining/gaming - Forum Build a new gaming PC with AMD Components - Forum AMD or Intel for new gaming build? - Forum New Mid Range Gaming Build Intel+AMD combined for Company of Heroes 2 - Forum How does my new AMD gaming build look? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer excella1221 a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 8:28:35 AM Oh, I gave 750w 'cause he mentioned he wanted SLI/CF as an option in the future. Outlander_04 a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 8:54:24 AM excella1221 said:Oh, I gave 750w 'cause he mentioned he wanted SLI/CF as an option in the future. I missed that . The 750 watt unit makes sense if he crossfires Someone Somewhere a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 11:44:23 AM 750W might be a bit small for 2x7970 and a 125W CPU. I'd be looking at 850W excella1221 a b 4 Gaming October 27, 2012 12:51:00 PM ^good point. Post edited. tomprior6 October 27, 2012 4:32:34 PM Thanks for the fast feedback and build! I will defiantly be looking at the build from excella. Sorry I couldn't reply faster. Thanks again. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew AMD Gaming Build need suggentions (first time builder) Forum SolvedNew AMD gaming Build need some suggestions before building Forum SolvedNew Gaming AMD Build ($850 Budget) Forum SolvedNew AMD Gaming Build $750 Forum SolvedNew Build/AMD/No Gaming/Windows XP Forum SolvedNew AMD Gaming Build Forum SolvedNew Budget Gaming Build (AMD/Crossfire) - Open to Alternatives Forum SolvedNew AMD photoshop/gaming build with dual monitors Forum SolvedNew AMD $1300 Build for Gaming Forum New gaming build to run next gen games. AMD CPU, GPU. Forum Any tips for my new AMD gaming PC build? Forum New budget Gaming build help amd or Intel Forum hello, i am building my new gaming pc, and i about to buy amd a8 5600k, wold that be compatible with SAPPHIRE VAPOR-X R9 270X Forum New AMD Gaming Budget Build Forum New Gaming Build with AMD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !