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Old 04-27-2013, 05:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Could you game on an i3. Not Majorly but games like skyrim wow and Diablo 3?
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Old 04-27-2013, 05:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You can game on an i3 3220 better than you can on an FX 4100 or 4300. You can game on older dual cores as well.
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Thank's my sister wants me to build a computer for her so i was thinking about putting an i3 in for her
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Thank's my sister wants me to build a computer for her so i was thinking about putting an i3 in for her
Be a good build if it's a 2120 or 3220.
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Newegg.com - Once You Know, You Newegg

This is what i have put together.
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Power Supply
Get an Antec or Corsair.
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Don't get her that PSU. It's seriously junk. The rest looks fine though.
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I have the same PSU seems to be working fine now
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We're worried about longevity here. (IIRC you built your computer recently. We're talking about years down the road)

A blown PSU has a chance of taking out an entire computer and it isn't something that should be skimped on. Antec and Corsair have proven track records (In fact, I have two Antec and one Corsair. The antec is over five years old now!)
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Ahhh i see. CORSAIR CX600M 600W ATX12V v2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply - Newegg.com is this better?
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