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Im building a PC, is this a good gaming/streaming/recording pc?

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Whats better for Recording or Streaming games?

Total: 2 votes

  • AMD FX-8350
  • 100 %
  • Intel i5 4670k
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August 6, 2013 10:02:30 AM

CPU:AMD FD8350FRHKBOX FX-8350 FX-Series 8-Core Black Edition ($194.67 @ Amazon)
Motherboard:GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard ($133.99 @ Amazon)
PSU:Thermaltake TR2 TR-700 700W ATX 12V V2.3 & EPS 12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Active PFC Power Supply ($60.00 @ Newegg)
Graphics Card:EVGA SuperClocked 02G-P4-2762-KR GeForce GTX 760 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 SLI Support Video Card ($259.99 @ Newegg)
RAM:Kingston Technology HyperX 8 GB (2x4 GB Modules) 1600 MHz DDR3 Dual Channel Kit (PC3 12800) 240-Pin SDRAM KHX1600C9D3K2/8GX ($72.98 @ Amazon)
Case:RAIDMAX Seiran ATX-902WR Red Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case ($64.99 @ Amazon)

Im on a budget of around $800. and for a total of $786.62 would this be good for game recording/streaming pc for the price. for games like farcry3, crysis 3, bf3, etc. maybe on like med-high setting and doesnt this build allow for upgrades later? right? im still kinda bad at finding parts, please help. thanks!
a c 409 4 Gaming
a c 101 À AMD
August 6, 2013 10:12:58 AM

Thermaltake PSUs are not great. Get a 550w unit from antec, XFX, Corsair, Seasonic.

Raidmax cases are total crap. Stick with Antec, Corsair, coolermaster, NZXT.
August 6, 2013 10:18:19 AM

tiny voices said:
Thermaltake PSUs are not great. Get a 550w unit from antec, XFX, Corsair, Seasonic.

Raidmax cases are total crap. Stick with Antec, Corsair, coolermaster, NZXT.


Could you send a link to a good PSU that is atleast 650 or 700 that would support SLI when i eventually get it.
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August 6, 2013 10:36:14 AM

could you recommend a good case or 2?
a c 409 4 Gaming
a c 101 À AMD
August 6, 2013 10:37:07 AM

Budget for the case?
August 6, 2013 10:40:27 AM

around $60 maybe? can you recommend like a few?
a c 409 4 Gaming
a c 101 À AMD
August 6, 2013 11:03:49 AM

Coolermaster HAF 912

Corsair 200r

NZXT temest 410



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