Is this a good gaming pc? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: February 25, 2013 12:59 AM in Systems Share Paddison7 February 11, 2013 12:38:45 AM Hello, this is my first build and was wondering if this is a good gaming build. CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3 Motherboard Memory: G.Skill Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition 1GB Video Card Case: NZXT Tempest 410 Elite (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case Power Supply: Rosewill Hive 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer More about : good gaming Soda-88 February 11, 2013 12:58:46 AM Everything looks good, you'll have to upgrade your GPU if you want to play demanding games at near max settings though. m 0 l samuelspark February 11, 2013 1:01:27 AM I'd get a FX-6300 and then a HD 7850. m 0 l Related resources is this pc good for gaming? - Forum Good gaming pc? - Forum Will this be a good gaming PC? - Forum Good value gaming PC build £500 (UK) - Forum Is this a good pc build? (For Gaming) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Immoral Medic February 11, 2013 1:03:35 AM Everything looks pretty good, but for max graphics, you might need a better GPU. Also, I would go with Intel, but that's just personal preference. m 0 l stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:10:15 AM yeah get the FX6300 and a 7850 m 0 l bkoop February 11, 2013 1:19:38 AM This is a good and popular power supply here at the forums: CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:36:33 AM generally look for a Corsair CX500 any xfx 550W/450W or antec neo eco 500/620W and pick te cheapest one of them all m 0 l Paddison7 February 11, 2013 7:10:34 PM I'm going to go with the FX6300 and a 7850. Thanks so much! m 0 l stickmansam February 12, 2013 12:41:38 AM No problem m 0 l Paddison7 February 25, 2013 12:59:25 AM Do you guys think this will be good enough to out power the next-gen consoles? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGood Gaming Pc for the Price Forum SolvedWould the Corsair Obsidian 750D be a good gaming PC Case? Forum SolvedIs this a good PC Build? (For Gaming) Forum SolvedGood Stream/Gaming PC? Forum Solved£550 Gaming PC Build - Are the parts compatible and how good are they? Forum SolvedIs this a good enough gaming pc? Forum SolvedIs this a good starting gaming pc build or am i stupid? Forum SolvedCan somebody recommend a good USB Wifi adapter for a gaming PC? Forum SolvedGaming PC Am i Good ? Forum SolvedIs this a good $850 gaming PC build? Forum SolvedIs this a good $1000 gaming PC Build Forum SolvedIs this a good PC build for now and future gaming (Ultra settings 1080p)? Forum SolvedI'd like to know if this PC components match togheter and will have good gaming experience. Forum SolvedIs this a good mid gaming pc build? Forum SolvedIs my Gaming PC any good? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !