Would this make a decent gaming pc Tags: New Build Systems Last response: February 21, 2013 1:40 AM in Systems Share FlyingRooster February 20, 2013 10:18:06 PM Optical Drive : ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM PSU : 80+ gold Rosewill Capstone 650W CPU : Intel i5 3570k 3.4ghz (LGA 1155) RAM : Corsair Vengeance 8gb 1600 (2 x 4gb) (240 pin) Graphics Card : EVGA nVidea GeForce GTX 670 Motherboard : Asus Sabertooth Z77 (LGA 1155) (ATX format) Case : Rosewill Challenger Mid tower ATX Hard drive : Western Digital 500gb 7200rpm SATA 6.0gb/s Monitor : Asus VH24H 23 FHD 1080p After market CPU cooler : Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO direct contact Also should i get windows 7 or 8 and which anti-virus? Would this be able to run Battlefield 3 at 60+ fps? first build btw Thanks guys More about : make decent gaming | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to FlyingRooster Register or log in to remove redguy54 February 20, 2013 10:22:28 PM Decent? No. Awesome and spectacular? Yes. Except that Case. | Report abuse Reply to redguy54 FlyingRooster February 20, 2013 10:25:05 PM haha thanks man what case should i get? full tower? | Report abuse Reply to FlyingRooster redguy54 February 20, 2013 10:29:23 PM No, need for a full. Look through some Cooler Master and NZXT mid towers. | Report abuse Reply to redguy54 Related ressources Would this make a decent gaming pc ? - Forum Will This Make For A Decent Gaming PC ? - Forum Can this Dell make a decent gaming pc ? - Forum Could I make a decent 300$ computer for gaming . - Forum 1st time building, 1000€ Decent Gaming PC - Forum Ask the community Publish wqbc February 20, 2013 10:38:55 PM i would recommend win 8 over 7. but get an ssd!. and anti-virus i use avg free, tho there are lots of other alternatives. | Report abuse Reply to wqbc FlyingRooster February 20, 2013 10:46:39 PM http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... does this one look better? | Report abuse Reply to FlyingRooster 2wenty February 20, 2013 10:46:44 PM I would definitely recommend an SSD, great performance, especially loading games and OS. Corsair 600T and Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced are both good cases. | Report abuse Reply to 2wenty rawens-ward February 20, 2013 10:51:15 PM Do not get windows 7 ,lots of games are not compatible with it yet so go for windows 7 64bit | Report abuse Reply to rawens-ward FlyingRooster February 20, 2013 10:51:51 PM taking your advice with the CM 690 II and if i got a smaller 32gb ssd for and used the HDD for other stuff would that be any good? | Report abuse Reply to FlyingRooster redguy54 February 20, 2013 11:08:59 PM You could boot 1 or 2 newer games off a 32gb | Report abuse Reply to redguy54 tkananen February 21, 2013 1:19:06 AM SSD, i just purchased the Corsair 400r Midcase and boy! it is amazing. | Report abuse Reply to tkananen smeezekitty February 21, 2013 1:40:34 AM I strongly recommend buying Windows 7 instead of 8. 8 is still buggy. I would say buy an SSD if you can budget it. | Report abuse Reply to smeezekitty Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Would this make a decent gaming pc> Related ressources: ForumIs This A Decent Gaming PC ? ForumLooking to get a decent gaming pc on a $600-$700 budget ForumDecent Gaming Pc Build? Any Suggestions? ForumNew Decent general purpose light gaming PC Build Config ForumWill this computer be a decent gaming pc ??? ForumTrying to build a decent gaming PC for under $600. ForumI need a 700-900$ decent gaming pc ForumLow FPS in BF3 with Decent Gaming PC ForumWill these parts make a fairly decent computer? ForumIs this a decent gaming rig by today's standards? ForumIs this a decent gaming build? ForumXfx 680 half price ForumAdvice on Upgrading a Prebuilt for Gaming. ForumGaming PC Build ForumHTPC, Lucid Logix MVP and some gaming More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !