Hey, just looking for a quick bit of advice on a new build. I have a very limited budget and Im looking to play games at my monitors native res of 1680x1050. I also need to run Together and various other more cpu intensive programs.
Im in the UK so will be buying from ebuyer, dabs, scan etc and our prices are alot higher than those in the US.
Budget is around £400 all in (not needing a monitor or software).
Gigabyte GA-EP31-DS3L iP31Motherboard £48.93
Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 2.66GHz £102.34
Arctic Cooling AC-FRZ-7P Freezer 7 Pro £16.01
Samsung SH-S223F 22X DVD±RW/RAM/DL £15.01
Crucial 2GB kit (2x1GB) DDR2 800MHz/PC2-6400 Ballistix Memory
Hitachi 250GB Hard Drive SATAII 7200rpm £32.99
Antec 300 Three Hundred Case £54.20 £47.13
Antec NeoPower 500W Modular PSU £63.39
ASUS HD 4850 512MB £118.06 Total £474.35
Ideally I'd like to do it a bit cheaper but dont want to skimp on any of the components too much.