Is this a good build? Ps: Im very new to building pc.

Im very new to bulding pc and im not in the US so it is really hard and expensive to build a pc. This is for gaming and editing.
HDD 1TB WD10EFRX RED
Case: Cooler master K350
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-DS2 DVI
Power supply: Cooler Master 525W V 2.3 Extreme 2
Video Card: Gigabyte GV-R785Oc-1GD
CPU: Intel core i5 3470
Ram: 2x4G Corsair C9
This already cost $700-$750 in my place but i know it only cost like $500-$600 in the US. What would you guys recommend? I want a budget gaming PC and sometime use it for editing. Thank you sooo much for reading :D
I am really really new to building a pc.
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  1. whats your monitor resoultion
  2. Take a look at the template in the link below, fill it out and post back, that way we can help you better.

    http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/353572-13-build-upgrade-advice
  3. Approximate purchase date: In about a month
    Budget range: $500-650
    System usage for most to least important: Gaming
    Are you buying a monitor: no
    Parts to upgrade:
    Do you need to buy OS: no
    Preferred websites for parts: newegg
    Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Parts Preferences: Core i5 and at least i3
    Overclocking: Maybe, im a noob so i don't know much
    Your monitor resolution: don't know but maybe you can recommend a monitor because mine is pretty old. So maybe 500-650 for the computer and another 100-200 for monitor.
    Additional comments: Prefer to be quiet. Play minecraft, league of legend and want to try new game like battlefield 3 etc.
    And most importantly, why are you upgrading: My computer is sooo old that it can only run League of legend and minecraft in very low setting.
  4. lhikary said:
    whats your monitor resoultion


    1280 x 1024, should i upgrade?
  5. I know this is really hard but please help me lol
  6. This is a nice budget build that leaves you almost $200 dollars for a new monitor if you want one. If you're happy with your current monitor, see the build below.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 975 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processor ($82.18 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2 Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($49.11 @ Outlet PC)
    Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.56 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($113.98 @ Newegg)
    Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($52.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 400W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($45.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $460.77
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-15 08:44 EST-0500)

    No monitor build

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($149.99 @ Microcenter)
    Motherboard: MSI B75MA-E33 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($59.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.56 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($207.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Zalman Z5 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case ($33.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 450W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($57.98 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($18.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $627.45
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-15 08:48 EST-0500)
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