Topic i think i got it - will it work?
Edited by Manwolfpwn on 2/4/13 4:17 PM (PST)
ok, so i finally decided to build my own comp and take the risk. will this run in max settings, record vids, play music, skype, with no lag problems at all?
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CPU: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/amd-cpu-fd6300wmhkbox]AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor[/url] ($133.79 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asrock-motherboard-970extreme3]ASRock 970 Extreme3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard[/url] ($84.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-memory-cmz8gx3m2a1600c9b]Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory[/url] ($44.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/western-digital-internal-hard-drive-wd10ezex]Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive[/url] ($69.98 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/galaxy-video-card-66nph7dn6zvz]Galaxy GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card[/url] ($194.99 @ Newegg)
Case: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-case-200r]Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case[/url] ($34.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/antec-power-supply-neoeco520c]Antec Neo Eco 520W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply[/url] ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: [url=http://pcpartpicker.com/part/microsoft-os-wn700404]Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit)[/url] ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-04 19:17 EST-0500)
This will run -most- games at max settings, except the most demanding games like Crysis 3, but I doubt you were looking for that.
Two suggestions I can make:
Get a different graphics card. HD 7870 can be found around that price, and is much better than the GTX 660. If you can't however, then you can buy that GTX 660.
Buying an FX-6300 means you should be willing to overclock it a bit -- you will want a good third party CPU cooler like CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ EVO.
cool so i got an amazing cpu for cheap :D
ill let ya know how it works once i get and build it
i changed it up a little bit, everything is still ok? all parts will fit and all that fun stuff?
**CPU** | [AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor]
**CPU Cooler** | [Cooler Master RR-H101-22FK-RA 30.0 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler]
**Motherboard** | [MSI 880GMS-E41 (FX) Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard]
**Memory** | [Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory]
**Storage** | [Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive]
**Video Card** | [Galaxy GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card]
**Sound Card** | [Encore ENM232-6VIA 24-bit 96 KHz Sound Card]
**Case** | [Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case]
**Power Supply** | [Antec Neo Eco 520W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply]
**Optical Drive** | [Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer]
**Monitor** | [HP LV2311 60Hz 23.0" Monitor]
**Operating System** | [Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit)]
**Keyboard** | [Logitech K120 Wired Standard Keyboard]
**Mouse** | [Logitech Wireless Mouse M525 Wireless Optical Mouse]
| | **Total**
| Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. | $839.03
| Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-05 00:25 EST-0500 |
i dont even know what overclocking is, sounds like over-running what its suppose to run. in that case, im mainly a twink player so i dont go into those 25 or 40 man raids. if i do happen to do so, ill lower my setting if needed.