First Homebuild System (budget) please check Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 19, 2008 12:07 AM in Systems Share darkstar635 November 17, 2008 5:20:34 AM All parts are in Canadian Dollars from newegg.ca trying to stay under $600 COOLER MASTER RC-690-KKA1-GP Black SECC/ ABS ATX Mid Tower Computer Case Real Power Pro 550W Power Supply $122.79 HITACHI Deskstar 7K160 HDS721616PLA380 160GB 7200 RPM SATA $50.49 Foxconn A7GM-S AM2+/AM2 AMD 780G $82.25 SAPPHIRE 100265L Radeon HD 4830 512MB $147.25 WINTEC AMPO 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 $34.49 AMD Phenom 8450 Toliman 2.1GHz Socket AM2+ 95W Triple-Core Processor $122.49 LITE-ON 20X DVD±R DVD Burner Black IDE Model DH-20A4P-04 $26.99 I am looking to do some minor gaming on this computer and i don't plan on overclocking. I have a monitor, OS and KB/mouse. More about : homebuild system budget check slomo4sho November 17, 2008 5:47:31 AM Good choice on the Case/PSU but consider the following for the rest of the parts: Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD5000AAKS 500GB http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... LITE-ON 20X DVD±R DVD Burner(free shipping, worth the extra $2) http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... CORSAIR 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... Memory has a $30 USD mail in rebate, will cost the same as your 2 gigs after rebate! ASUS M3A78-EM bundled with AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ Brisbane 2.6GHz http://c1.neweggimages.com/WebResource/Themes/2005/Nest... SAPPHIRE 100245L Radeon HD 4850 512MB http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... Comes with a $20 USD mail in rebate With these changes, your total would come out to $632.89- $50 USD MIR($61.71 in CAD based on current exchange rate)= $571.18 CAD darkstar635 November 19, 2008 12:07:23 AM thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHomebuild Gaming System Advice and Opinions ForumMy first Homebuild - Need advice please ForumMistress Zaida Hypno-PC Home-Build ! ForumFirst time homebuild . Check my work please ? ForumFirst time homebuild . Check my work please ? ForumLinux Box - Budget Homebuild ForumFirst Time Gaming System Under $1,000: Please Evaluate Forum[ Homebuild ] Budget Gamer 500-700 Forum[New Build] First Time Building PC; Looking At Budget Pieces; >750. ForumLow budget , first time build. Check please ? ForumFirst attempt at homebuild . please rate ForumFirst home-build , feedback appreciated Forum1st - Home-Build , Design & Gaming - Please Review ForumPlease review my first homebuild ForumFirst Time Budget Gaming Build Compatibility Check ForumHomebuild Compatibility Check ForumPCI compatibility question ForumRandom Restarts on New Built Please Help! ForumSystem unstable ForumBuilt new allround system but very low score!!! plz help More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !