Building my first gaming pc. Does this parts list look ok? Tags: Gaming Last response: January 9, 2014 12:00 PM in Systems Share AzA_Biscut January 9, 2014 11:28:11 AM Looking for any feedback about this list of parts for my first gaming pc. Looking for things like compatibility etc. The case: NZXT Tempest 210 The power supply: Corsair Builder Series CX500 500W Power Supply The motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme3 LGA 1155 ATX Intel Motherboard The memory: G.SKILL 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 1600 RAM The storage: Western Digital 7200RPM 1TB SATA III Hard Drive - The graphics card: AMD Radeon HD 7770/NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 The optical drive: Lite-On 24x CD/DVD Burner The CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Thanks! Also taking suggestions for any better parts around this price range. Edit: my price range is around $650 More about : building gaming parts list Reply to AzA_Biscut combine1237 a b 4 Gaming January 9, 2014 11:30:37 AM Link please. Edit: Thank you for the update. Edit 2: What is your budget? Reply to combine1237 combine1237 a b 4 Gaming January 9, 2014 11:47:21 AM Just noticed you have an amd cpu with intel motherboard. New compatible build for 600 usd. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($149.99 @ TigerDirect) Motherboard: ASRock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg) Memory: GeIL EVO Leggara Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($68.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($50.00 @ Amazon) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card ($199.99 @ Amazon) Case: Thermaltake VL80001W2Z ATX Mid Tower Case ($24.99 @ Microcenter) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Microcenter) Total: $629.93 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-09 14:47 EST-0500) Reply to combine1237 Related resources First Gaming PC Build (Is My Part List Ok) - Forum How does this parts list look for a sub-$650 gaming build? - Forum Does this part list look good for a gaming PC? - Forum First Gaming PC Build Parts List/ need CPU - Forum First gaming build in years, does this look ok? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer AzA_Biscut January 9, 2014 11:51:05 AM Thank you so much combine1237! Reply to AzA_Biscut combine1237 a b 4 Gaming January 9, 2014 12:00:06 PM There are some possible upgrades, or changes that could be made based upon your needs and budget still though. Reply to combine1237 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedFirst time gaming PC build. All parts ok? and how's the build? Forum First Gaming PC Build. My Parts List Forum My First Gaming PC Build. Any thoughts? Am I ok with these parts? Forum First Gaming PC Build Parts List/ need CPU Forum SolvedBuilding my sister a PC, parts look ok? Forum How Does My First Parts List Look? Forum Looking for the best $700.00 max budget Gaming PC, Build and/or Parts List Forum SolvedBuilding first gaming rig; parts list/critique me. Forum First gaming PC current parts list, need help on finalizing from someone who has experience in PC builds Forum I'm doing my first build soon are these parts OK for a High-end Gaming PC Forum SolvedMy first gaming pc build. How does it look? Forum SolvedDoes this look ok for a first build? Forum SolvedFirst build, does this look ok? Forum Please review my parts list for first build! Sub 1000 dollar audio/game PC Forum SolvedFirst build, looking for a second opinion on my parts list. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !