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Need some help picking out parts for a good gaming PC for $350

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May 6, 2013 9:57:48 PM

Pretty much what title says, it can be just around $350 (mainly for gaming) Already have CPU, and Possibly GPU. Please Help!

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a b 4 Gaming
May 6, 2013 10:11:19 PM

what do you mean possibly GPU? possibly you already have a gpu and no longer need to get one?
it matters a lot since gpu is (most of the time) the most expensive part of a gaming rig.

which part exactly do you need? $350 is not that much, so more details would help us help you :) 
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May 6, 2013 10:41:57 PM

Sorry, I should of clearified, I might already have a GTX 580, so I just need the memroy, PSU, optical drive, MOBO, storage (HD, SSD), and a monitor, OS and Case

there is some more clarification for you, sorry
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a b 4 Gaming
May 6, 2013 10:59:17 PM

the board depends on what cpu you already have. since you have a limited budget, i suggest that you dont buy those expensive boards. check the lineup of asrock, whether you have 775 or 1155 or amd cpu.
the problem is making your budget fit.

you have a 580, that requires a good psu, no generic. ssd is also out for this time esp since you also need monitor and OS and case.

try picking parts that you want and we can work from there.
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July 26, 2014 3:28:42 AM

This is the beast I built for 480, besides the graphics card which I bought from a best buy for 168, I did most of my shopping on this site, which has A LOT of options for purchasing. Check it out.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/category/super....

Case: CoolMaster Stackable HAF+ casing
Manufacturer EVGA INTERNATIONAL CO.,LTD
Model E695 0.0 Also known as the EVGA Z75 SLI Motherboard
Total amount of system memory 16.00 GB RAM DDR3 Vengeance
System type 64-bit operating system
Number of processor cores 4
Display adapter type NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 Ti
Total available graphics memory 4096 MB
Dedicated graphics memory 2048 MB
Dedicated system memory 0 MB
Shared system memory 2048 MB
Display adapter driver version 9.18.13.3788
Primary monitor resolution 1920x1080
DirectX version DirectX 10
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz
Corsair dual fan water cooling unit.
800W BFG Gold Power supply.
Sata Bluray/dvd/cd disk drive.

Storage
1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm HDD
Primary boot device Corsair SSD 41.6gb

Oh nvm....super old.
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