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$400 Gaming Build Suggestions?

froghatgirl
  • 70 months ago

This is my first real build, so I wanted opinions before I buy anything. Excluding OS from price. Mostly going to be used for Skyrim/Dishonored/etc.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Athlon X4 740 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $74.99 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-F2A55M-HD2 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard $45.37 @ OutletPC
Memory Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory $77.99 @ Micro Center
Storage Toshiba Product Series:DT01ACA 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $46.99 @ Amazon
Video Card Asus Radeon HD 6670 2GB Video Card $84.98 @ Newegg
Case Thermaltake VL80001W2Z ATX Mid Tower Case $27.99 @ Micro Center
Power Supply Corsair CSM 450W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $49.99 @ Newegg
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $408.30
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-28 19:11 EDT-0400

Comments

  • 70 months ago
  • 1 point

If you spend a little more, you will be getting much more performance, especially playing those games.

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