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Is this a good gaming pc build?

I am trying to build a gaming pc and this is my first time doing so. These are the specs of my desired build.

Computer parts

CPU

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

CPU cooler

Enermax LIQMAX III ARGB 240

Motherboard

GIGABYTE B450M DS3H V2 AM4 AMD B450

Graphics card

EVGA 01G-P3-1556-KR GeForce GTX 550

Ram

GeIL SUPER LUCE RGB SYNC AMD Edition 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3200

Power supply

Segotep 600W Power Supply 80 Plus Gold

Ssd

Crucial MX500 500GB 3D NAND SATA 2.5 

Case

DIYPC DIY-S08-PINK Pink USB3.0 Steel / Tempered Glass ATX Mid Tower Computer Case, 1 x 120mm Fan x Rear 

I haven’t bought these parts yet except the ryzen 5 5600x. I am hoping these are a good build

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  • Bill-M
    Lv 7
    2 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    Two Recommendations:

    I would get a larger Power Supply.   800 Watts min.

    I would also get a different SSD.  Take a look at the M.2 NVME SSD's  They are faster.

    That Motherboard has one M.2 socket.

  • David
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Enter your details in PCPartpicker to check for compatibility. If I remember correctly a BIOS update may be needed for B450 chipsets for ryzen 5 CPUs, so confirm with the seller that your board has the latest BIOS  or if not he will flash it to the latest BIOS

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/

    As far as the individual components are concerned the PSU is a little known brand I would recommend some better branded such as corsair

    https://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Bronze-Certified-Mo...

    The GPU is currently discontinued and is a very weak performer, gaming won't be very pleasant with that, the minimum I would recommend is an Nvidia GTX 1060 or 1650. Unfortunately GPU are sky high in price at the moment

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