500 dollar gaming pc Last response: April 25, 2013 5:20 AM in Systems Share Carl wheezer April 24, 2013 5:21:34 PM Noob to pc's here, would like some help with a 500 dollar build. Mostly for diablo 3, maybe crisis, minecraft, possibly battlefield. Purchase: next couple of months. May be able to get os free, monitor,etc not needed. Thanks for any suggestions. More about : 500 dollar gaming AMD Radeon April 24, 2013 5:35:24 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Pentium G2020 2.9GHz Dual-Core Processor ($64.93 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.98 @ Outlet PC) Memory: Patriot Gamer 2 Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($47.98 @ NCIX US) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.98 @ Outlet PC) Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB Video Card ($119.99 @ Microcenter) Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($44.99 @ Newegg) Total: $456.84 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-04-24 20:41 EDT-0400) if you can stecth more to 600 you will get amd fx6200 and GTX 660 m 0 l Carl wheezer April 24, 2013 5:51:14 PM ^thanks dude! Question, would it be better for me to cut down on the hard drive, say to 500gb instead of a tb and try to get a little bit better cpu, or is this build all around good for my needs? m 0 l Related resources For the final time, 500 dollar gaming pc build (with good parts) - Forum Looking for 500-600 Dollar gaming Pc - Forum 500-600 Dollar gaming PC build, NEED HELP! - Forum Can anyone give me a build for a 500 dollar gaming pc? - Forum 500 dollar Gaming PC HELP PLEASE! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer AMD Radeon April 24, 2013 7:39:44 PM yes you can cut the hdd but not by much, 500GB is only 15 bucks less while the next level CPU are core i3 3220 $110 and amd fx 6300 $130 m 0 l l89 April 25, 2013 12:42:36 AM fx 6300 is better for gaming as many games now recommend a quad core cpu m 0 l Carl wheezer April 25, 2013 5:20:03 AM Ill try to add money and get a better cpu then, thanks for helping. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved400-500 dollar gaming PC Forum SolvedBest 500 dollar gaming pc that can play League of Legends at High Forum Solvedgaming pc 400-500 dollar gaming pc Forum Solved$400 - $500 dollar gaming pc help? Forum SolvedHelp me build a 400 to 500 dollar gaming pc Forum SolvedCHALLENGE! 500 dollar gaming pc with monitor Forum Solved500 Dollar Gaming PC Build Help? Including a 1080p Monitor Forum Solved500 Dollar Budget Gaming Pc Forum Best 400-500 dollar gaming pc *CAD* Forum Solved500-650 Dollar gaming PC build that can run games at High Forum Solved500 dollar budget gaming pc Forum Solved$500 dollar gaming pc Forum SolvedBudget 400 - 500 dollar gaming pc for BF3 Forum Solved$500 dollar gaming pc build Forum Solved500 dollar gaming pc build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !