Is this a good built for gaming and school work Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Cooler Master Systems Last response: December 8, 2012 1:26 PM in Systems Share aazzam14 December 8, 2012 8:37:39 AM Is this a good built for gaming ACIII, Battlefield 3 also i have a super tight budget because i,m 13 years old AMD Athlon II x3 2.7ghz 425 Asus M5A97 R2.0 Kingston 4gb 1333mhz Gigabyte hd 7750 oc Intel ssd 330 series 60gb Seagate barracuda 7200.14 500gb Cooler master k380 chassis Cooler master elite 480w Windows 8 pro x64 More about : good built gaming school work Michael31 December 8, 2012 12:25:52 PM Thats a good build, But most people I know prefer windows 7 over windows 8 and say its not worth getting windows 8 before the 1st service pack. As for the gaming side of things your probably going to want a little bit more powerful graphics card at around the same price the GTX 650 -129.99 - 119.99 after rebate, It even comes with assassin creed 3 for free http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... This card is much better than your current HD 7750 for only 20$ more I would go this option This is a comparison of the 2 graphics cards http://www.hwcompare.com/13468/geforce-gtx-650-vs-radeo... If you want a Radeon card then you can go the HD 7770 It is better than your current card by alot and is prety cheep -119.99 109.99 after rebate http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... This is comparing the GTX 650 with the HD 7770 http://www.hwcompare.com/13467/geforce-gtx-650-vs-radeo... And this is comparing the HD 7770 with the HD 7750 http://www.hwcompare.com/11880/radeon-hd-7750-vs-radeon... Also may I ask what is your budget, I am also a young computer enthusiast that is currently building his own computer (im 16) Good Luck! Michael31 December 8, 2012 12:36:05 PM If I where you Id recommend a build like this http://pcpartpicker.com/p/rtz6 Thats a good budget build that still can be used for gaming Under 600$ Related resources Gaming and school work pc - Forum Search for an all purpose school/work/gaming Laptop (~1000) - Forum Building a 10k monster for school/work : Watercool advice - Forum Looking for a good laptop for gaming and school work . - Forum Good Pre- built gaming rig? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer samuelohagan December 8, 2012 1:00:54 PM where do you live can your parents drive you to microcenter? samuelohagan December 8, 2012 1:26:59 PM Here is a good build for you http://pcpartpicker.com/p/rtN2 Here is the gpu http://www.ebay.com/itm/ASUS-ATI-Radeon-HD-4850-EAH4850... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is A6 4400M good for school and personal work ? Forum Looking for a good gaming desktop under $650 Pre- built Forum Budget AMD Gaming/School Computer Forum New system for school/gaming Forum New Laptop ( School / Programming / Gaming ) Forum *Updated* School / Gaming PC on a budget! Forum Graphics/ school/gaming rig Forum First build, novice, gaming/school computer. Forum HTPC Mobo+CPU ~$150 Forum Crysis Capable $400 gaming pc Forum Build a gaming pc for under $1000, can it run Battlefield 3 on ultra Forum Would this combination work? Forum [Solved] Build a gaming pc for under $520 Forum Dual video cards X58 gaming platform Forum [Solved] Approx $500 Gaming Build for my nephew Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !