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First time building gaming pc

Hello,
I'm not very tech savvy so i was wondering if this would make a good gaming PC build.

Saphire radeon 7850:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202004

Asus 24x DVDburner:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135204

Antec Neo eco 620w psu:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371031

gskill ripjaws x serie 8gb RAM:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231426

WD 500gb 7200rpm HD:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822236345

Rosewill Challenger tower:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811147153

Intel core i3 3220 ivy bridge:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116775

asrock b75m motherboard:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157335

If not please give me better options, but keep it around $800 total or if there's something else i'll need or if it wont even work at all (first time building a computer) Please let me know
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  1. you might want to look at an i5 if you can. It will allow for more future upgrades. Even though that i3 will not bottleneck your current gpu.
  2. Thanks I'll look into them
  3. Any other helpful information would be appreciated, for instance will i need any adapters or will the individual parts come with everything i need, etc etc.

    Also i decided on ASRock H77M motherboard instead:
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157303
  4. your components should come with all the cords you need.
  5. Alright thanks, I appreciate all the help.
  6. do u care if its intel or amd? and do u favour nvidia to amd videocards?
  7. I'd prefer intel over amd, but for the videocard as long as it'll play BF3 on high settings (not ultra high) i'll be happy
  8. Best answer
    ok.

    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/AMA9
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/AMA9/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/AMA9/benchmarks/

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Microcenter)
    CPU Cooler: Thermaltake CLP0598 45.1 CFM CPU Cooler ($13.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($84.02 @ Mwave)
    Memory: Patriot Viper 3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($48.87 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Video Card: Galaxy GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB Video Card ($248.98 @ Newegg)
    Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($34.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Antec Neo Eco 620W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $680.80
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-31 23:59 EST-0500)

    its amd but u get good performance for the price, remember new amd steamroller quite good, not old piledriver garbage.
  9. Wow thanks, very detailed
    That should be all the info i need

    Thanks again to lt_dan_zsu and iceclock
  10. Best answer selected by samuelh93.
  11. alright cheers dude.
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