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$350 Gaming Build?

Hey guys, I know I'm asking the impossible, yet I need a $350 gaming computer. I dont need an operating system in the build. Something decent would be great. I already have a mouse, monitor, and keyboard.

Post your builds here and say what games it can run and at what settings!

I live near a microcenter
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  1. $350 gaming computer? Good luck.
  2. I suggest saving some more, as $350 will not buy you much when it comes to gaming.
  3. Best answer
    Here, I found a build for $374

    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1nMxq
  4. For $600 you will be able to play any modern or next gen game with at least low settings @ 1080p:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($109.99 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($76.99 @ NCIX US)
    Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($58.99 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($168.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($47.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: SeaSonic G 550W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($79.99 @ Amazon)
    Total: $602.91
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-03 13:04 EDT-0400)
  5. John Bauer-1363825 said:
    Here, I found a build for $374

    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1nMxq


    decent
  6. FYI: when you post that ($350 for a computer) that is without monitor, keyboard, mouse and most importantly OS (as in you don't already OWN a NON-OEM copy of Windows you can legally put on a new PC).

    Your best suggestion would head to Walmart.com, for $399 you get a i5 Core PC (even a laptop) then look to buy a replacement PSU to power it and your GPU card you would buy last. At that point your running a decent core (i5), have RAM (8GB usually), storage (500GB+), DVD drive, OS (Win8), screen, keyboard and mouse all under warranty and can defer the costs of the PSU / GPU till later (since a good PSU is like $129+ then GPU around $149+) till you save up for each.
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