Final E8500 GTX260 Build information $750 Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: June 23, 2009 1:47 AM in Systems Share halt June 22, 2009 10:33:20 PM I want to thank the responders to my post about my gaming/work build. I appreciate the advice and the spirit in which it was given. For those interested in my final selections with rebates it came out to about $750. Again thank you all and Tom's! Operating System Windows 7 RC1 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/dd353205.... Motherboard: $99.99 ($94.99 after rebate) GIGABYTE GA-EP45-UD3L LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory: $52.99 ($42.99 after rebate) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... mushkin 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model 996587 Processor: Intel $189.99 Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Wolfdale 3.16GHz 6MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU Fan/cooling: $36.98 ($31.98 after rebate) ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro 92mm CPU Cooler http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Graphics Card: $194.99 ($169.99 after rebate) EVGA 896-P3-1255-AR GeForce GTX 260 Core 216 896MB 448-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Hard Drive $74.99 Western Digital Caviar Black WD6401AALS 640GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CD/DVD DRIVE: $26.99 SAMSUNG SH-S223Q Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 16X DVD+R DL 22X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA 22X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe – OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case 900 case $69.99 ($54.99 after rebate) Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... PSU $109.99 ($79.99 after rebate) PC Power and Cooling SILENCER 750W QUAD S75CF http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/ProductDetail.jsp?Product... More about : final e8500 gtx260 build information 750 seer37 June 22, 2009 11:31:51 PM looks really solid, only difference is I went with the Gigabyte UD3P, because I selected a 1gig HD 4870, and I also selected the Corsair TX750w PSU. Oh ya also did 2x2gb Crucial Ballistix memory. Other than that our systems are the same. Niklas_13 June 23, 2009 1:47:51 AM Looks good hope you enjoy the build and get much use out of it. Yeah i should of went with the UD3R lol that was my 20 dallor mistake lol this board might be a bit better then the L http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources E8500 GTX260 Build Games focused Forum SolvedThoughts on my final build. (£750 budget gaming pc) Forum Final gaming build under £750 Forum Looking for thoughts on my final build. £750 budget for gaming.. Forum Final Decision for my build ($750) Forum Final build Suggestions - 750$ gaming rig. Forum Final specs on $750 build. is this a decent gaming pc? Forum SolvedGaming build <$750 need advice, insight, input to finalize parts Forum Final Comments on my $750 HTPC build? Forum Help to finalize my build. Video card suggestions. (750D case, i7-4771, asus maximus vi formula, 16GB RAM) Forum PC Build finalize ( < $650 - 750 ) - Need help budgetizing Forum I5-750 + HD5850 Build, need help finalizing Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !