Help with build Tags: Build Sapphire Phenom Systems Last response: November 11, 2012 4:25 PM in Systems Share sharksfanX November 11, 2012 7:07:57 AM Hey everyone. Ok, I am looking to build a gaming rig but I don't want to spend too much. I am not a hardcore gamer but I do like good graphics. I am looking at these builds. I3 build: •I3 2120 •corsair 1600mhz 4GB RAM •HD 7770 sapphire oc edition •XFX 550w pro 80+ •B75 mobo Or Phenom build: •phenom ii x4 965 black edition •good mobo •4gb corsair 1333 mhz ram •hd 7770 sapphire oc edition •xfx 550w pro 80+ Which one will be better ? The i3 is cheaper than the phenom build Thanks More about : build Mousemonkey November 11, 2012 7:35:54 AM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey excella1221 November 11, 2012 11:36:53 AM I don't really know how the i3 became cheaper than the Phenom, but yeah it's a better CPU. Related resources PC Custom Build Help - Forum Can you help me with a case for my build - Forum Need help on my first PC build - Forum Help my with my first build. CPU cooler and GC - Forum Need Help With a Build. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sharksfanX November 11, 2012 12:20:19 PM Yes, the i3 is cheaper and the i3 motherboard to , and its a better mobo thant the AM3+ mobo So does this meen i3 is ok, and what psu do I need for the i3 system, if I can save , I would excella1221 November 11, 2012 1:11:21 PM The XFX 550w should be more than enough. sharksfanX November 11, 2012 2:21:27 PM Ok thanks ... But will this setup be good for gaming (ps. Not an enthusiast) excella1221 November 11, 2012 3:56:30 PM It's a good system. Depending on your monitor resolution, you may only have medium settings on some games. sharksfanX November 11, 2012 4:10:19 PM Ok thank you sharksfanX November 11, 2012 4:25:20 PM Okay , this might sound stupid but is medium settings better than xbox or ps3 graphics? I have never played pc games before Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPC Build Need Help with your Opion Budget = $1300 or a little bit over Forum SolvedFirst time PC Build Help Forum SolvedHelp with first build Forum SolvedHelp With My $600 Gaming PC Build? Forum SolvedHelp Improving this build. Forum SolvedHelp with £600 - 700 gaming build Forum SolvedNeed help with my first pc build! Forum SolvedHelp me to build a good gaming conputer... Forum SolvedHelp me to build a a gaming computer that is below 1000$ Forum SolvedHelp with new build Forum Solvedfirst pc build, help? Forum SolvedHelp on a new build for video editting please :) Forum SolvedHelp me choose a build to record Minecraft! Forum SolvedBuild a gaming pc help Forum Solvedwanting opinions and help on a build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !