Final thoughts on workstation PC Tags: Workstations MSI AMD Systems Motherboards ATX Last response: June 23, 2013 12:15 PM in Systems Share sgtlazerass June 23, 2013 12:01:50 PM I'm trying to build a computer for very light gaming, MS Office stuff, Skype, etc. Plan on running win. 7. Thoughts? Budget is up to $550 (without monitor), currently is around 460 with windows. http://pcpartpicker.com/p/196E0 -AMD A8-5500 3.2GHz -MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard -Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1333 Memory -Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive -Apex SK-393-C ATX Mid Tower Case -Antec EarthWatts Green 380W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply -Asus DRW-24B3ST/BLK/G/AS DVD/CD Writer More about : final thoughts workstation smorizio a b À AMD a c 471 V Motherboard June 23, 2013 12:08:16 PM Swap your power supply out for cosair 430w unit or 500 w unit. It give you a little more head room if you add a gpu latter on in the build. m 0 l sgtlazerass June 23, 2013 12:15:47 PM bump? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer swifty_morgan a b À AMD a b V Motherboard June 23, 2013 12:15:52 PM get 2 sticks of ddr3 1866 not 1 stick of 1333. i'd rather have the antek listed instead of one of corsairs cheap line. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGaming PC Build Final Thoughts Forum Solved£800 gaming pc. final thoughts Forum SolvedThoughts on my final build. (£750 budget gaming pc) Forum SolvedLooking for final thoughts on medium range Gaming PC build Forum SolvedFinal thoughts before I order. gaming pc Forum SolvedBuilding a Gaming PC, Final thoughts? Forum Thoughts on this final gaming pc build $1600 (need opinions) Forum SolvedFinal Thoughts Before Ordering New PC Forum SolvedFinal thoughts on gaming pc, 1500$ Forum £750 gaming pc. Final thoughts before i buy. Forum Shortlist for workstation PC upgrade - your thoughts? Forum Final Thoughts, first PC-Build-to-be (gaming) Forum Final Thoughts on my PC Forum Final thoughts\revisions for $3000 gaming PC Forum Final PC Build Thoughts Forum New PC final build thoughts Forum Final thoughts for i7 gaming pc Forum Gaming PC -About to purchase. Final thoughts? Forum SolvedHomebuild workstation - Final Spec advice Forum SolvedFinal-ish build design. Any thoughts? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !