£400-450 Decent gaming pc Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Systems Last response: November 8, 2012 11:09 PM in Systems Share madnessguy67 November 8, 2012 6:30:20 PM Need help for building a decent gaming pc. Most needed in Most to least: Gaming, Surfing (the internet ofc), and editing. I don't plan on overclocking but looking for an upgradable path later. Mouse, Keyboard and Monitor are not needed for now These are the parts i have my mind set on right now: GPU - GeForce gt550 ti http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B005G50ET6/ref=ox_sc... CPU - i3 2120 http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004FA8NXM/ref=ox_sc... Case - CiT vantage midi mesh http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0071KZNUY/ref=ox_sc... Ram - Corsair 8gb 1600mhz http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004QBUL1C/ref=ox_sc... OS - Windows 7 http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004Q0PT3I/ref=ox_sc... Writer - Sony-AD 24x http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0057FRTPW/ref=ox_sc... So what i need help here is the PSU which i dont want it to be overkill including it's price; The hard Drive in which i need at minimum of 120gb; The motherboard in which i also dont want overkill just decent paired with gt550 ti for now. On psu i have my eyes on OCZ 500w http://www.amazon.co.uk/OCZ-OCZ-CXS500W-UK-CoreXStream-... Hard Drive - Western Digital 500gb http://www.amazon.co.uk/Western-Digital-Caviar-SATAIII-... Motherboard - Asus http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-M5A78L-M-USB3-Motherboard-... Also if possible can you tell me if the parts are also compatible with each other tnx. More about : 400 450 decent gaming Deemo13 a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming November 8, 2012 7:10:58 PM I would not recommend the 550Ti. Its old, slow, and takes alot of power. I would much rather recommend the Radeon HD7770. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-Radeon-HD7770-Graphics... This is a power supply I would recommend over the chosen OCZ: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CMPSU-500CXV2UK-Builder... m 0 l madnessguy67 November 8, 2012 7:49:20 PM Deemo13 said:I would not recommend the 550Ti. Its old, slow, and takes alot of power. I would much rather recommend the Radeon HD7770. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-Radeon-HD7770-Graphics... This is a power supply I would recommend over the chosen OCZ: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CMPSU-500CXV2UK-Builder... Thank you for the reply.Would the Motherboard be suitable with the tower, gpu and cpu? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Deemo13 a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming November 8, 2012 11:09:41 PM Just realized, you also picked an AMD motherboard for an Intel processor. You need an Intel motherboard with a B75 or H77 chipset to run that processor. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBudget Game-PC $400-$450 Forum $400-$450 Gaming PC Idea's Forum SolvedPC Gaming rig for $400-$450 Forum SolvedI need help on my first budget gaming PC($400-$450) Forum Gaming PC $400-$450! Forum Looking for advice on a 400-450 gaming pc build Forum $400-450 Gaming PC (Add GPU later, 50"Plasma monitor, upgrade-able) Forum $400-$450 (First Gaming PC) Forum 400-450 $$ gaming pc + htpc Forum Making a decent entry level computer 400-450 Forum SolvedGirlfriends extreme budget gaming build advice $400-450 Forum Solved400-450 Dollar Office Build or Gaming Build Forum Solvedbuilding a gaming rig within $400-450 Forum SolvedIs this a Decent PC Gaming Build? Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade PC ~$400-450 budget Forum SolvedLooking for decent parts for a Gaming PC Forum Solvedlooking for Decent Pc for gaming as close to 500 as possible Forum SolvedCheap decent Gaming PC 300$-500$ that can be upgraded over time? Forum SolvedDo I have a decent gaming PC? Forum SolvedHelp me build a decent gaming PC for ~1000$ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !