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Avatar Gaming FX8164 Desktop PC AMD FX-Series FX-8120 (3.1GHz) 8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity Windows 8 64-Bit

  • AMD FX-Series FX-8120 (3.1GHz)
  • 8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity
  • Windows 8 64-Bit
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 640 2GB
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General Spec

Gaming FX8164
Gaming & Entertainment
Form Factor
AMD FX-8120 3.1GHz
Processor Main Features
64 bit 8-Core Processor
Cache Per Processor
8MB L2 Cache
8GB DDR3 1600
Hard Drive
Optical Drive 1
24X DL DVD+/-RW Drive
NVIDIA Geforce GT 640 2GB
Gigabit Ethernet
Power Supply
Operating System
Windows 8 64-Bit


AMD 760G


CPU Type
AMD FX-Series
CPU Speed
FX-8120 (3.1GHz)
L2 Cache Per CPU
L3 Cache Per CPU
CPU Socket Type
CPU Main Features
64 bit 8-Core Processor


NVIDIA GeForce GT 640 2GB


Memory Capacity
Memory Speed
DDR3 1600

Hard Drive

HDD Capacity
HDD Interface

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type
Optical Drive Spec
24X DL DVD+/-RW Drive


LAN Speed


Mouse Type
USB Mouse


Keyboard Type
USB Keyboard

Quick Info


  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year

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  • Mr. O.
  • 10/27/2013 6:44:27 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsso far good

Pros: Roomy case, good cable management, Good packing. comes with a Recovery disk, fast, Runs everything great most of the time, quite case fans.

Cons: Runs a bit hot, playing high end games the CPU fan sounds like a jet at take off. One stick of 8gig of ram. The onboard sound is weak ( supports 2.1 speaker only) the delivery co just left the boxes on the porch no signature required. At first Windows 8 , but working with it for a month I got over it, do not for the love of all update to 8.1!!!!

Other Thoughts: I usually build my own rigs but decided to buy a pre-built one this time. I shopped around a lot and decided on an Avatar. I received the computer, opened it up, everything was plugged in and fine. Booted right up, registered windows 8 and off I went. As I noted it runs a little hot so I added 2 case fans on top and an other one on the side and runs nice and cool now. I installed 2 sticks of 4 gig ram to bring it up to 16 gig. I also installed my old SB Live 24bit card in the free pci slot, it was a tight fit but I got it in, The motherboard is a micro-ATX so don't count on a lot of future upgrades. I am very pleased with the Avatar. I can burn a DVD with DVDFab in about 8 minutes. Play FPs games with no lag, web pages load in a flash. I recommend this machine to the average user that does a little bit of everything but not to the extreme.

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  • George G.
  • 9/20/2013 3:17:45 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsAwesome machine!

Pros: Had this about a week. Runs real well. NewEgg shipping team excellent! PC runs Rome II flawlessly. Windows 8 No Biggie. Great machine.

Cons: None so far.

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  • Larry W.
  • 7/23/2013 4:53:48 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsjust purchased

Pros: Looks good for the price. I chose the free delivery which is 4-7 days. So I will update this as soon as I get to play with it.

Cons: Don't know yet

Other Thoughts: Worried about the WIN 8 horror stories, but I will be my own judge.

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  • Chris B.
  • 7/22/2013 12:43:33 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat PC

Pros: Bought this PC for video rendering and streaming. It has been plowing through everything I ask it do. Everything I have tried to do so far has worked flawlessly. Easy access to the insides, convenient connections externally. Great PC for the money.

Cons: Idles at about 41 C, not bad at all but probably going to invest in an aftermarket cooler for the CPU though because if I'm streaming I could go for an extended amount of time. Would also have like more PCI slots. The 2 PCIe are already taken by the GPU and I installed a wirless network adapter in the only PCI slot left. So I'm pretty much beat if I want to install anything via PCI.

Other Thoughts: I personally threw in an SSD to boot from and throw Photoshop, iTunes, and other seemingly resource intensive programs on there. Runs like a charm and I highly recommend doing the same.

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  • Craig C.
  • 7/17/2013 12:13:13 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFast

Pros: System is very fast. Grafic card is good for a lower end card. I run games on high with no fps lag. Has 1 8gb ram and not 2 4gb. So can be easily upgraded to 32gb ram

Cons: I opened case when it first arrived to make sure everything was plugged in properly and found a wire tie wrapped in the case fan on back of unit. But no other complaints.

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