Budget gaming help Tags: New Build Gaming CPUs Systems Last response: November 18, 2012 8:18 PM in Systems Share Sret43rg November 18, 2012 2:29:49 PM Which system would be better for gaming on a 1920x1080 single monitor? I would like it to last atleast around 5 years of decent gaming. This: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£169.37 @ Amazon UK) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£26.65 @ Scan.co.uk) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£95.97 @ Amazon UK) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£30.96 @ Scan.co.uk) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£41.98 @ Scan.co.uk) Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card (£180.94 @ Scan.co.uk) Case: Zalman Z9 ATX Mid Tower Case (£34.99 @ Dabs) Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£77.70 @ Scan.co.uk) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer (£13.98 @ Novatech) Total: £672.54 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-18 16:26 GMT+0000) Or this: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£169.37 @ Amazon UK) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£26.65 @ Scan.co.uk) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£77.69 @ Amazon UK) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£30.96 @ Scan.co.uk) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.48 @ CCL Computers) Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card (£216.98 @ Dabs) Case: XClio Nighthawk ATX Mid Tower Case (£28.79 @ Scan.co.uk) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.98 @ Novatech) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£11.96 @ Scan.co.uk) Total: £657.86 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-18 16:28 GMT+0000) I would go for the second build but i heard the XFX Double D 7950 has serious temperature issues and i can't afford any other 7950's which leads to the first build. Feel free to post any suggestions or even a new build for £675 maximum. Thanks in advance. More about : budget gaming Sret43rg November 18, 2012 4:06:55 PM Any suggestions/improvements? Sret43rg November 18, 2012 8:18:58 PM Please which one should i get D: im really not sure... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help building gaming pc with $3000 budget Forum SolvedHelp in £300 budget gaming pc build ! Forum SolvedHelp! System Builder Marathon, Q2 2014: Our Budget Gaming PC Forum SolvedBudget gaming pc build help- Gtx 670 on Intel Pentium G3220 Forum SolvedBudget Gaming PC Help! Forum SolvedGuys please help me building my first budget gaming pc :) Forum SolvedHelp Finding a Budget Gaming Laptop <$1000 USD Forum SolvedHelp me build my gaming pc - budget & performance (Philippines) Forum SolvedBuilding "budget" gaming pc, need help Forum Solved$1300 Budget, give or take a few hundred. Gaming PC help Forum SolvedBuying a Budget Gaming Cpu, need help Forum Solvedhelp building a budget gaming pc which would be able to run all games 1920 by 1080p ultra @ 60fps Forum SolvedNeed help with budget gaming build under 600 Forum SolvedNeed help building a budget gaming computer Forum SolvedNeed help building a budget gaming PC. Forum SolvedAMD budget gaming build help Forum SolvedNew budget PC gaming build RAM help please Forum SolvedHelp Building Budget Gaming PC Forum SolvedHelp with gaming build, medium budget (in around 1300 euro) Forum SolvedMy Budget Gaming PC(need PSU help) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !