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March 4, 2013 10:00:18 AM

i want to play games like bf3, minecraft and such at about 30 fps with ultra settings.my budget is 800 with a screen and os.


http://pcpartpicker.com/p/HnjB

This is what I made. any changes needed?

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March 4, 2013 10:09:54 AM

need an answer quick
March 4, 2013 10:19:49 AM

im guessing its good to go then
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March 4, 2013 10:38:23 AM

You won't be abe to play BF3/Far Cry/Crysis etc; at ultra 1920x1080 and achieve even 30 fps. It will struggle. I'd replace PSU and case. You're going too cheap on those 2.
March 4, 2013 10:49:30 AM

For 1080p I'd suggest atleast a HD 7850, though you are of course limited by budget. Techdude9 has a solid build though.

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March 4, 2013 5:45:10 PM

Arctic Cooling fans suck - they are no better than the stock fan that AMD includes. That case is also from a junk brand and I would get a different power supply. Maybe try this:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Pentium G2120 3.1GHz Dual-Core Processor ($77.98 @ Outlet PC)
Motherboard: ASRock Z75 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($76.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($52.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.14 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($184.99 @ Newegg)
Case: NZXT Source 210 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($18.98 @ Outlet PC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $636.03
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-03-04 14:44 EST-0500)

And then add whatever monitor you want. The Pentium G2120 is a good choice for a sub $600 rig.
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