Is this a good build? First time building a computer Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: December 24, 2012 4:11 AM in Systems Share ManifestDestiyn December 24, 2012 3:05:13 AM CPU AMD FX-4170 4.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $123.60 Motherboard Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $89.99 Memory Kingston HyperX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $38.92 Storage Seagate Momentus XT 750GB 2.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $119.99 Video Card Asus Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card $229.99 Power Supply 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 More about : good build time building computer ManifestDestiyn December 24, 2012 3:10:58 AM I also forgot to say that I am planning to do gaming on this desktop if that was on anyone's mind m 0 l oondun December 24, 2012 4:06:51 AM looks good generally, but you can buy; fx 6300 for $130 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 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; http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=58746&vpn=ST31000524AS... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tiny voices December 24, 2012 4:11:13 AM I would go with an i3 and a 7870 for sure. You also won't need more than a 600w PSU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs this a good computer setup? First Time Building a PC Forum SolvedIs this a Good / Compatible first time computer build? Forum Is this a good build first time building computer Forum First time build a gaming computer, whats a good build for $500-$800 with good cooling options Forum First time computer builder here, is this build good? Forum Is this a Good / Compatible first time computer build? Forum First time building a computer, are these good parts? Forum SolvedFirst time Gaming computer build. Is this any good? (Need Feedback!!!) Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc build (this is my first time building) Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc build (this is my first time building) Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc build (this is my first time building) Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc build (this is my first time building) Forum First Time Computer Build - Any Good? Basic Use Forum SolvedHello, its my first time building a pc, could you guys please tell me if this build is good? And what settings would I be able Forum Is this a good first time gaming computer build? Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC and my first time building a computer Forum SolvedShould I try an overclocking build for my first time building a computer? Forum SolvedIs this a good build? This is my first time building and i don't want to have any incompatibility issues. Forum SolvedBuilding my own PC for the first time, please help me decide good parts. Forum Solvedis this a good build for my first computer that im building my self Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !