Help with new APU Gaming Build. Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 20, 2012 9:47 AM in Systems Share smathis11 November 19, 2012 11:27:26 PM Approximate Purchase Date: End of 2012/ Beginning of January Budget Range: $475 after MIR, not counting shipping. System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Photo Editing, Video Editing, Web, Productivity Apps Are you buying a monitor: Yes Parts to Upgrade: New Build Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg Location: City, State/Region, Country - Cleveland, Ohio Parts Preferences: AMD CPU, needs to have both ssd boot drive and hdd. Overclocking: only if the stock fan can handle overclocking SLI or Crossfire: Possibly (APU with 6670) Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 (eventually 2 monitors Additional Comments: Want to use an AMD A8 5600K APU What is the best possible setup for my price range? I want to play and make minecraft/callofduty videos. Minimum FPS while recording with Fraps needs to be 25. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: My current computer is a sub $200 laptop. This is what I have picked so far, any improvements? (will possibly add a 6670 later) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Total: $455 after all MIR. More about : apu gaming build smathis11 November 20, 2012 9:47:30 AM bump m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp with building gaming pc using AMD A-10 7850k apu Forum SolvedNeed help with new APU build. Forum APU NEW Gaming RIG HELP!!!!! Forum AMD APU Gaming Build(HELP!) Forum SolvedPlease Check My New APU PC Build! Thanks! Forum SolvedNeed help to finish build with an APU solution. Forum SolvedHelp! 1st time build, what CPU/APU should I get for my rig? Forum SolvedAMD Kaveri APU for budget gaming build Forum SolvedAPU build for my band's home studio and 720p gaming Forum SolvedLooking for input on new AMD APU based build Forum SolvedHow is my Niche Mini itx APU build? Kaveri Apu, New Corsair case and great soundcard! Forum SolvedBrand New Overheating APU (Help!) Forum SolvedAMD APU sub 500$ build help? Forum SolvedAPU build help. Forum Solved<$500 Office/Light Gaming Build (with an APU)? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and motherboard soon. Need help. APU Build vs. AM3+ Build vs. Intel Build Forum SolvedGaming APU Build Forum SolvedFirst Computer Build/ APU Dual Graphics Help Forum SolvedNeed help! Upgrade PC, Buy/build new gaming PC, or buy PS4? Forum SolvedFirst $400 gaming build, should i go with an APU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !