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. samuelspark February 11, 2013 1:01:27 AM I'd get a FX-6300 and then a HD 7850. Related resources A good (under $1000) gaming pc build? - Forum Need a good router for gaming (Xbox and PC ) - Forum I Need a Good PC for Gaming And Rendering - Forum Is this good for a Mid range gaming Pc ? - Forum Is my first PC gaming build a good build? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Immoral Medic February 11, 2013 1:03:35 AM Everything looks pretty good, but for max graphics, you might need a better GPU. Also, I would go with Intel, but that's just personal preference. stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:10:15 AM yeah get the FX6300 and a 7850 bkoop February 11, 2013 1:19:38 AM This is a good and popular power supply here at the forums: CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... stickmansam February 11, 2013 1:36:33 AM generally look for a Corsair CX500 any xfx 550W/450W or antec neo eco 500/620W and pick te cheapest one of them all Paddison7 February 11, 2013 7:10:34 PM I'm going to go with the FX6300 and a 7850. Thanks so much! stickmansam February 12, 2013 12:41:38 AM No problem Paddison7 February 25, 2013 12:59:25 AM Do you guys think this will be good enough to out power the next-gen consoles? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNeed help to build good gaming pc ForumI need a custom built pc that is good for gaming and rendering ForumIs This a Good gaming Pc For £1000 + Need u to answer question ForumIs this a good budget Gaming PC ? ForumIs this Good build for a gaming pc ? ForumIs This a Good gaming Pc For £1000 + Need u to answer question ForumIs this pc good for gaming ? ForumSeeking a Minimal Gaming , Yet Good Video and Mic Recording PC Build ForumIs this a good pc gaming build with 1100$ budget ForumGood enough for a gaming pc ? ForumSound like a good pc for gaming ? ForumIs this a good $1300 Gaming PC ? :D ForumIs this budget gaming PC good ? ForumGood gaming and editing PC suggestions. ForumAdvice on my build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !