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Tell me what you think of my gaming build!

I think this is all pretty good for what I want. I'm sort of new to PC building so I'd like an opinion or two on my build before I hand out the money it's going to cost me. I'm intending to play games like Skyrim, Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, CS:GO, Cod 4 and AC3 on my 1600x1200 monitor. Total Cost: $489.92, $424.92

CPU:
AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition 3.4 GHz - $84.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103727

GPU:
MSI N650 GeForce GTX 650 1 GB GDDR5 - $129.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127700

MOBO:
ASUS M5A97 LE R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS - $89.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131872

RAM:
G.SKILL NS 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 - $19.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231396

HDD:
Seagate Barracuda ST500DM002 500GB 7200 RPM - $59.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148767

PSU:
CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 430W - $44.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139026

CASE:
COOLER MASTER Elite 430 RC-430-KWN1 Black Steel / Plastic Computer Case - $39.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119227
*I know case is cheap but I looks nice and eventually I play to fill this with fans :)*

I have a copy of Windows XP Pro 64x to add on this. In the future I plan to upgrade RAM and add another GPU if necessary. Tell me what you think!
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  1. $424.92 with Mail In Rebates, and actually the OS is XP Pro 32x
  2. Whats the end budget?
  3. The GTX 650 is not that good. The Radeon 7770 is far better for the exact same money. And I'd pay a bit more and get 8GB of RAM, otherwise that's not a bad build at all for the money.
  4. heavymetal2000 said:
    Whats the end budget?


    About $450 including shipping and mail in rebates.
  5. g-unit1111 said:
    The GTX 650 is not that good. The Radeon 7770 is far better for the exact same money. And I'd pay a bit more and get 8GB of RAM, otherwise that's not a bad build at all for the money.


    Okay. How does the Asus Nvidia GTX 550 ti compete with the 7770? I am limited to 4 Gb Ram because of my operating system. Otherwise, I would definitely have 8 GB.
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    kassuba39 said:
    Okay. How does the Asus Nvidia GTX 550 ti compete with the 7770? I am limited to 4 Gb Ram because of my operating system. Otherwise, I would definitely have 8 GB.


    You're actually going worse by getting the 550TI: http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/536?vs=541

    Stick with the 7770.
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