[New Gaming PC] $850 Gaming Computer Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: June 6, 2009 1:04 AM in Systems Share hayab250 June 6, 2009 12:55:52 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This week SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming! PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard and Mouse, OS (Plan on using Windows 7 RC) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com PARTS PREFERENCES: doesn't matter OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes, later though MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1680x1050, 1920x1080 Antec 300 Case and Antec EA 650W PSU Combo http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... $107 Asus 21.5" WD HD 1080P Monitor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $170 AMD Phenom II X3 720 and Biostar 790GX Mobo Combo http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... $193 G.Skill 2X2GB DDR2 1066 RAm http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $55 HIS IceQ 4 + Turbo Radeon HD 4870 1GB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $184 Planning on buying another in a few weeks for crossfire WD Caviar 640GB 32MB HDD http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $75 Samsung DVD Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $23 Core Contact Sunbeam 120mm http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $36 When I do crossfire my 4870's will the EA 650W have enough power? The 4870's will be running at 8x/8x, will they bottleneck? Is there a noticeable difference at 16x/16x? Total: $881.86 + $31.27 shipping - $60 MIR = $853.13 More about : gaming 850 gaming computer smithereen June 6, 2009 1:04:52 AM You're combo's gone up in price, it might be worth getting a Gigabyte 790X instead. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved750-850$ budget for a new gaming computer! Forum SolvedNew build for sub $850 gaming computer Forum New gaming pc 750-850 Forum New $800-$850 Quiet Gaming PC for son Forum New Gaming PC build £700-£850 Forum SolvedNeed help building a twitch streaming/gaming computer for under 850 please! Forum New gaming pc, need help ($850-900) Forum [New Build] HELP!!! $850 gaming PC Parts/Advice Forum New Build Need Advice for Gaming PC $850 Forum Solved$850 Max AMD gaming pc Forum SolvedGaming PC build budget $850-900 Forum [New Build] $800-$850 Gaming PC Forum SolvedBest Desktop gaming PC build for $850 to $1000 Forum Solved$850 Gaming PC from scratch Forum SolvedHelp with a $850 gaming computer build. Forum Solved700-850 USD gaming pc build! Forum SolvedWhere would you cut back in this $850 Gaming PC? Forum SolvedNeed help building gaming computer ($850-900 budget) Forum Solved$850 Gaming PC First Build Forum Solved$850 gaming Pc build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !