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Is this a good build? First time building a computer
Dec 24, 2012, 3:05 AM
AMD FX-4170 4.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $123.60
Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $89.99
Kingston HyperX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $38.92
Seagate Momentus XT 750GB 2.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $119.99
Asus Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card $229.99
Corsair Gaming 800W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply $79.99
This is what I am planning to get to build my first computer. Any criticism is welcomed as I am inexperienced with building computers
Dec 24, 2012
good build time building computer
Dec 24, 2012, 3:10 AM
I also forgot to say that I am planning to do gaming on this desktop if that was on anyone's mind
Dec 24, 2012, 4:06 AM
looks good generally, but you can buy;
fx 6300 for $130 -
also make sure the rams are working on 1.5V and you will also need a case for sure
you can find better hdd like that one;
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Dec 24, 2012, 4:11 AM
I would go with an i3 and a 7870 for sure. You also won't need more than a 600w PSU.
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