£600 pc, is it worth it?

I'm close to ordering a pre-build pc from pc specialist.co.uk for £600 or $964.03 and I just would like to know if it's a good deal or not as I want to be able to play Guild Wars 2 (an mmo) on ultra when it comes out in a few months but I really can't afford a top of the line pc.

Case = PCS MAELSTROM T900
CPU = AMD BULLDOZER EIGHT CORE FX-8120 (3.10GHz/8MB CACHE/AM3)
Motherboard = ASUS® M5A78L-M/USB3: M-ATX, USB 3.0, SATA 3.0Gb/s
Ram = 8GB SAMSUNG DUAL-DDR3 1333MHz (2 X 4GB)
GFX Card = 2GB AMD RADEON™ HD6950 - 2 DVI,HDMI,2 mDP - DX® 11, Eyefinity 4 Capable
HDD = 250GB SATA-II 3-Gb/s HARD DRIVE WITH 8MB CACHE (7,200rpm)
DVD player = 24x DUAL LAYER DVD WRITER ±R/±RW/RAM
Soundcard = ONBOARD 8 CHANNEL (7.1) HIGH DEF AUDIO

(this also includes a £59 power supply, £19 cooling, 6 usb, and a basic network card, 3 year warranty, £19 delivery)

Everything else I already own like peripherals and OS etc, any help would be much appreciated thx :)
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  1. I think you chose the wrong CPU for gaming, the FX-8120 seems to perform on par with the Pentium G620 and AMD's own Athlon X3 455 in most games. It should still be OK for GW2 I think but you could get a lot more for your money.
  2. Well.. mostly games have a better performance with a i5-2400 or a higher intel cpu. (even if you OC the FX-8120)
    I think you could spend better your money too.
  3. Ok thx guys, I'm changing the cpu to the quad core Vitor mentioned. I'll shop around more for better deals before I settle on this though.
  4. If you intend to overclock, go with an i5 2500k, if not, an i5 2400 or 2500 should be fine.

    On your budget, the i7 doesn't make sense performance/price wise.
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