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 Mid $500 Gaming PC. Is it a good setup? - Forum Is this PC good for Gaming? - Forum I am wondering if my build is good for a mid range gaming PC? - Forum Is this a good PC build for a light gaming computer? - Forum Gaming pc I made, is it good? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Immoral Medic February 11, 2013 1:03:35 AM Everything looks pretty good, but for max graphics, you might need a better GPU. Also, I would go with Intel, but that's just personal preference. m 0 l stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:10:15 AM yeah get the FX6300 and a 7850 m 0 l bkoop February 11, 2013 1:19:38 AM This is a good and popular power supply here at the forums: CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:36:33 AM generally look for a Corsair CX500 any xfx 550W/450W or antec neo eco 500/620W and pick te cheapest one of them all m 0 l Paddison7 February 11, 2013 7:10:34 PM I'm going to go with the FX6300 and a 7850. Thanks so much! m 0 l stickmansam February 12, 2013 12:41:38 AM No problem m 0 l Paddison7 February 25, 2013 12:59:25 AM Do you guys think this will be good enough to out power the next-gen consoles? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs this a good gaming pc ? Forum Solvedi need a good build for a gaming pc 600$ budget Forum SolvedIs This a Good Gaming PC? part 2 Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming pc for a beginner? Forum SolvedIs this a good budget gaming PC? Forum SolvedAdvice for building a good gaming pc Forum SolvedI Just finished putting together my PC build; Is it good for gaming? Forum Solvedis this a good "future proof" gaming PC? Forum SolvedIs this a good Intel gaming pc? Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build: Is this a good build? Forum SolvedIs my PC good enough for gaming? Forum Solved$400+ budget gaming pc? Are my chosen components good enough? Forum SolvedGood 600$ Gaming PC Build? Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming PC? Forum SolvedIs This A Good Gaming PC Build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !