first build $1000 - $1400 budget Tags: Homebuilt Build Systems Last response: February 11, 2007 11:27 AM in Systems Share pip2oo7 February 10, 2007 9:21:14 PM i am looking to build my first gaming pc and i have a budget of $1000 - $1400 so far i am considering Processor - Intel CPU Core 2 Duo E6600 2.40GHz 1066FSB LGA775 4MB cache Motherboard - Gigabyte GA_965P_DS3 (Socket 775) PCI-Express DDR2 Ram - GeIL 2GB (2x1GB) PC6400C4 800MHz Ultra Low Latency DDR2 Dual Channel Kit Harddrive - 250 GB Western Digital Caviar SE16 SATA2 7200rpm 16MB cache Hard Drive oem Optical - Samsung SH-S182D 18x18 DVD±RW ReWriter (Black) x2 Case - Antec Nine Hundred Ultimate Gaming case any input would be very much appreciated i not sure what psu to get yet as i still have to decide on what gfx card i am going to get More about : build 1000 1400 budget PC_Side_Line February 10, 2007 10:28:13 PM nice that u waited on the power supply and the vid card, cause sometimes the vid card of today will have an extra 4 pin molex power connector. U def need a PCI express card and a 600 W psu will be enuf. See if ur case builder has a 600 W recommend on their site. What game u gonna be playing? how about SWG:empire divided? i been playing it fer 3 yrs deusex February 10, 2007 11:03:23 PM 8600 Ultra, or comparable RD600... Related resources First System Build need advice, 1000-1400 AUD budget - Forum First Build - Budget £1000-1400 (~$1500-2100) Final Check-up - Forum My First Gaming PC Build. Budget: $1400-$1500 Help! - Forum My first build 1400 budget. Will it work properly? - Forum First ever build need HELP. (1400 budget) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer matrixinc February 10, 2007 11:57:56 PM Quote:any input would be very much appreciated i not sure what psu to get yet as i still have to decide on what gfx card i am going to get On the video card if you buy a EVGA they have a step-up program where you can upgrade within 90 days. That helped me make my decision a few hours ago. deusex February 11, 2007 2:33:41 AM Yes, (eVGA) 8600 Ultra releases in Q2 pip2oo7 February 11, 2007 11:27:33 AM thanks for informing me on the 90 day upgrade because of that i think i am gonna go with evga Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuilding a gaming computer w/budget of $1000-$1400 Forum SolvedFirst Time Building - Need Help with Gaming System spec for $1200-$1400 Budget Forum SolvedFirst time for building gaming pc, 1400-1500 budget, need help, i have no experience Forum SolvedFirst build - USD $1200 to $1400 budget Forum SolvedFirst build with a budget from 1200 to 1400 Forum [Help] Advice on a $1000-1400 budget gaming build Forum First Time Build!!!! XD ($1000-$1400) Forum First Time Gaming Build 1000-1400 USD Forum $1400 Budget First Build Gaming Rig Forum First Build, Budget $1400-1700 Gaming Rig, Seeking Advice Forum First time builder my budget is 1400 check out the build.Opinions Pls Forum SolvedFirst build, please help! $1000 budget Forum Another first time build, $1400 budget Forum First pc build, investing on motherboard, budget of 1400 Forum First Build ~$1400 budget Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !