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FX-6300 R9-280X build

MrDarkSh0ck

63 months ago

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $89.99 @ Amazon
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $31.92 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI 970 GAMING ATX AM3+ Motherboard $89.89 @ Newegg
Memory Kingston Fury Black Series 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $79.98 @ OutletPC
Storage Seagate 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Hybrid Internal Hard Drive $101.04 @ OutletPC
Video Card XFX Radeon R9 280X 3GB Double Dissipation Video Card $240.31 @ Amazon
Case Fractal Design Core 2300 ATX Full Tower Case $34.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply Fractal Design Integra R2 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $44.89 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $713.01
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-23 14:51 EST-0500

is this a solid build for 60fps 720p/1080p on mid to high graphics settings

Comments

  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

You can get a 280x for closer to $200 or you could get a R9 290 for $250. Why spend more for less performance?

  • 63 months ago
  • 0 points

Bottleneck :L

  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

whats bottleneckd

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  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

That motherboard is much newer than the 6300, so even the oldest version of the BIOS supports the FX 6300

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