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Is this a good deal for a gaming PC for less than £300 ($500)

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July 18, 2013 2:15:55 PM

Hey guys please can you help me by telling me if this gaming PC will give me decent FPS on games such as DayZ, minecraft, GTA, Left for dead 2 etc on decent settings. this is what is included in the computer, please respond:
- Powered by the latest FAST AMD Athlon II X3 Processor
- Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit
- 2GB FREE Cloud storage, automatically backs up documents, media files, data.
- Hybrid CrossFireX™ Support
- Express Gate Support
- Buy today and chose a FREE accessory (listed below)
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Hardware Specification:
1. AMD Athlon II X3 400E - 6.6GHz Triple Core Processor Socket AM3
2. Memory/RAM: 8GB DDR3
3. Hard drive: 1000 GB (1T TB)
4. Optical drive: DVD-RW
5. ATI Radeon™ HD 4200 GPU Graphics Card
6. All-in-one memory card reader (accepts all types & sizes)
7. Built in WiFi (for wireless internet)
8. Built in 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet/LAN (for wired internet)
9. 7x USB Ports (3 USB 2.0 front, 4 USB 2.0 rear)
11. 2x Audio & Microphone sockets (front and rear)
12. High Definition Audio 5.1
13. Hardware Warranty: 1 Years Manufacturers
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Software Specification: (ALL GENUINE)
1. Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit
2. Microsoft Office 2010 Professional Plus!
3. Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection
4. AVG Antivirus Software
5. Nero 9 Suite
6. Winrar
7. Java
8. Adobe Flash
9. Adove Reader X
If you require any other software please enquire, if available I will throw it in for free!
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FREE Accessory:
1. Ultra Slim Mouse and Keyboard in Black or White
2. 16GB Kingston Flash Drive
3. Apple Docking Station (Compatible with ALL iPhones, iPods, iPads)
4. Logitech Z110 White USB Powered Speakers
July 19, 2013 8:06:46 AM

For gaming, or anything else, that computer is a bad deal. The GPU will not play any modern games except maybe some at ultra low settings and low frame rates.
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July 19, 2013 8:21:47 AM

Terrible. 6.6GHZ CPU :lol:  more like 2.2GHZ, and it is old as hell! Build a new PC for £500 at least is the best bet.
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July 19, 2013 9:30:45 AM

spat55 said:
Terrible. 6.6GHZ CPU :lol:  more like 2.2GHZ, and it is old as hell! Build a new PC for £500 at least is the best bet.


Thank you for the heads up and advice, haha I wish I had that money to spare :( 
July 19, 2013 9:31:40 AM

kirilmatt said:
For gaming, or anything else, that computer is a bad deal. The GPU will not play any modern games except maybe some at ultra low settings and low frame rates.


Thank you
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