Is this a system worth building? Tags: New Build Desktops AMD Systems Product Last response: December 6, 2012 1:09 AM in Systems Share Favalava December 6, 2012 12:52:22 AM Hello, so I'm planning on building the ultimate budget desktop but there are some questions I have; particularly the relationship between the GPU and CPU. Here are all the parts please give some input AMD FX-6200 Processor SAPPHIRE AMD Radeon HD 6870 1GB GDDR5 PCIE Graphics Card MSI 760GM-P34(FX) AM3 AMD 760G Micro ATX AMD Motherboard G.SKILL Value Series 8GB 240-Pin DDR3 WD Blue 250 GB Desktop Hard Drive SILVERSTONE ST50F-ES 500W ASUS 24X DVD Burner If I go through with this build I'll only have to spend $475 More about : system worth building BreadWhistle December 6, 2012 12:53:54 AM Change CPU to 4300 and GPU to 7850 and you're set. m 0 l Favalava December 6, 2012 1:06:23 AM BreadWhistle said:Change CPU to 4300 and GPU to 7850 and you're set. Thanks, the processor is another great upgrade and is still with $5 of the 6300. What would you take though, a 4300 or a 4170? The amount of money I'm paying for the GPU is only $120 so I think that a 7850 is out of my price range. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer BreadWhistle December 6, 2012 1:09:26 AM 4300 is better than the 4170, so get that. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBasic system under $300? Is it worth building? Forum SolvedBest system build worth 600$ or 700$ Forum SolvedWorth upgrading 2008 build or wait a buy a new system? Forum Building a new system - but is it worth it? Forum Gulftown i7-990x - is it worth building a system around? Forum Is this worth building a system around? Forum Worth building new system? Forum SolvedIs it worth getting an SSD for my system? Forum SolvedAlienware offering me a replacement system. Are the specs worth it? Forum SolvedIs it worth buying a new system? Forum Worth upgrading?, or new system build Forum Solvedhow much is my system worth Forum SolvedIs my system worth upgrading Forum Is this system worth upgrading or should I just build a new one? Forum Worth it to build a new system? Forum SolvedIs it worth building now or wait? Forum SolvedHow much will this system be worth in about 3 years? Forum SolvedIs this worth £850? (Prebuilt system) Forum New build - is it worth it to have 2x 9800gt's in this system Forum SolvedWorth upgrading System? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !