Is this a good build?

CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.00 GHz Eight-Core AM3+ CPU 8MB L2 Cache & Turbo Core Technology [+104]
HDD: 2TB (2TBx1) SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 64MB Cache 7200RPM HDD [+0] (Single Drive)
MEMORY: 16GB (8GBx2) DDR3/1600MHz Dual Channel Memory [Free upgrade from 8GB Major Brand + Double Memory] (Kingston HyperX [Free upgrade from 8GB Major Brand + Double Memory])
MOTHERBOARD: * [CrossFireX] ASUS M5A97 LE R2.0 AMD 970 Chipset CrossFireX Support DDR3 Socket AM3+ ATX w/ 7.1 Audio, GbLAN, 2 Gen2 PCIe X16, 2 PCIe X1 & 2 PCI (Pro OC Certified)
SOUND: HIGH DEFINITION ON-BOARD 7.1 AUDIO
VIDEO: AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB 16X PCIe 3.0 Video Card [+157] (Major Brand Powered by AMD)
Asetek 550 push pull cooling

is this a good gaming build? It has ended up costing 1100$ but i havent bought it yet. I want to be able to play planetside2 on high same with tribes: acend and smite and arma2.
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  1. With your build it you should get around 40+ fps which is very playable. Also if you purchase this computer today, we are offering double your Kingston Hyperx memory from 8gb to 16gb only today. Feb 12, 2013
  2. @cyberpowerpc said:
    With your build it you should get around 40+ fps which is very playable. Also if you purchase this computer today, we are offering double your Kingston Hyperx memory from 8gb to 16gb only today. Feb 12, 2013

    Thx mate, i already upgraded and i think i will buy today XD now you say playable, but good graphics? Also you say "we" do you work for cyberpower?
  3. 40+ FPS with max settings making it very smooth and with full graphics, and yes.
  4. @cyberpowerpc said:
    40+ FPS with max settings making it very smooth and with full graphics, and yes.

    Could It run skyrim?
  5. chasefury10 said:
    Could It run skyrim?

    Yea you could probably play skyrim on max settings
  6. according to these benchmarks skyrim will run smooth on ultra with the videocard that you chose.

    http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/radeon-hd-7870-review-benchmark,3148-15.html
  7. @cyberpowerpc said:
    according to these benchmarks skyrim will run smooth on ultra with the videocard that you chose.

    http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/radeon-hd-7870-review-benchmark,3148-15.html

    Well i may have to downgrade would 7770 do?
  8. if you did not want to play on the highest settings you could.

    http://forums.videocardz.com/topic/188-planetside-2-performance-test/
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