Best hardcore gaming rig around 825 dollars? (March 2013) Tags: Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: February 19, 2013 9:03 PM in Systems Share Awesom3Gamer February 19, 2013 7:29:48 PM I want to get a best gaming build under 825 dollars. I posted a thread back in Jan but my birthday's in little over a month now so I need to prepare. More about : hardcore gaming rig 825 dollars march 2013 tiny voices a c 464 4 Gaming February 19, 2013 7:36:06 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($183.79 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($87.55 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($43.98 @ Outlet PC) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: PowerColor Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($279.99 @ Newegg) Case: NZXT Source 210 Elite (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Amazon) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($54.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg) Total: $793.27 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-19 16:36 EST-0500) m 0 l Awesom3Gamer February 19, 2013 7:52:03 PM Sounds good. Will it be able to run Crysis 3 at Med settings? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tiny voices a c 464 4 Gaming February 19, 2013 7:52:35 PM This will probably max it. m 0 l Albkido February 19, 2013 7:54:57 PM I think that setting should be able to max Crysis 3 looks pretty good for the money. If you need an operating system too though it will be like $100 more. m 0 l Awesom3Gamer February 19, 2013 8:34:22 PM holy ***. m 0 l 2wenty February 19, 2013 9:03:45 PM Awesom3Gamer said:holy ***. What resolution is your monitor? At 1080p, a 7950 should have no problems at all. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !