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I am building a pc, but I already have the new motherboard, amd cpu on its way. I am just looking for advice if my amd a12 9800e will be good enough for games like forza horizon 4 at low medium settings or grand theft auto v at medium-high settings, I don't play very modern games other than that. I am replacing this cpu down the line about 3 months from now, as I only got this cpu for 65 CAD dollars on ebay and am looking at replacing it with a ryzen 5 or 7 2600 and mobo was 80.99 I believe on ebay. I currently have i3 4160 and asus z97k/csm mobo, but it is 6 years old, and so is my 4160. I need to know if I will at least have similar performance or better with this new cpu compared to my i3-4160. thanks in advance, and my pc part picker list is below:

PCPartPicker Part List: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/d6vBQZ

CPU: AMD A12-9800E 3.1 GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.54 @ Amazon Canada)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 RGB Black Edition 57.3 CFM CPU Cooler ($49.75 @ Vuugo)
Thermal Compound: Gelid Solutions GC-Extreme 3.5 g Thermal Paste ($20.46 @ Amazon Canada)
Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard ($82.75 @ Vuugo)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 4 GB (1 x 4 GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($25.99 @ Amazon Canada)
Storage: Western Digital Blue 1 TB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive ($144.99 @ Amazon Canada)
Video Card: Asus Radeon R9 270 2 GB DirectCU II Video Card
Case: Cooler Master MasterCase Pro 5 ATX Mid Tower Case
Power Supply: EVGA BR 500 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($63.99 @ Canada Computers)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($23.50 @ Vuugo)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($134.75 @ Vuugo)
Wireless Network Adapter: Rosewill RNX-AC600PCEv3 PCIe x1 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi Adapter ($29.99 @ Newegg Canada)
Case Fan: Noctua NF-A14 PWM 82.5 CFM 140 mm Fan ($26.95 @ Amazon Canada)
Keyboard: Corsair K55 RGB Wired Gaming Keyboard ($69.99 @ Amazon Canada)
Total: $887.65
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-08-21 00:25 EDT-0400
 
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ive already looked there. Is that a decent build that supports a ryzen upgrade? maybe a better gpu down the line?im fairly new to pc building
 
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I am using r9 270 2gb+ i3 4160+z97k, I will also use my r9 27- with new mobo and cpu. sorry I forgot to list my current gpu
 

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