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$2600 Gaming Rig
May 28, 2009, 4:15 PM
APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE
: In a couple of months
$2600 (US Currency)
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT
: Multitasking, Gaming, Internet, Emails, etc.
PARTS NOT REQUIRED
: Printer is not required
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS
: Mid or Full Tower that's not Antec and is reputable. Other than that, it's open.
: Most likely not
SLI OR CROSSFIRE
: Either or not.
: 1920x1080 or 1920x1200
: Side window preferable. I would like it to not be loud. Lots of multitasking on this and be able to run games on highest settings. Dual monitors are always welcome
May 29, 2009
May 28, 2009, 6:51 PM
Save some money. See the SBM builds from this month on Tom's. You can get a killer i7 system for less than $1500.
May 29, 2009, 12:12 AM
Cpt Deadboots is 100% correct, anything over a $1500 budget changes every week.
Right now I7 with a x89 chip set and the Fata1ity case with 2 high end video cards and nvidas new 3d stuff is where you should be at right now with $2.6k
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Are these parts compatible? (budget gaming pc)
Non-gaming, Mainly multitasking and Photoediting
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May 29, 2009, 12:51 AM
I can do this for under $2100 before taxes and shipping...
Intel Core i7 920
G.SKILL 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600
eVGA Geforce GTX 295
CORSAIR CMPSU-1000HX 1000W
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB
LG 22X SATA DVD Burner
LG W2453V-PF Black 24" Widescreen LCD
May 29, 2009, 12:54 AM
if its a good airflow case, HAF 932 should be good, very good reviews for it, im using it for my first build too.
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