Budget gaming PC Build $560? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: August 10, 2009 6:04 AM in Systems Share deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 4:01:27 AM OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ600MXSP 600W ATX12V V2.2 / EPS12V SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply compatible with core i7 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS P5QL/EPU LGA 775 Intel P43 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Intel Pentium Dual-Core E6300 Processor BX80571E6300 - 2.80GHz, 2MB Cache, 1066MHz FSB, Wolfdale, Dual Core, Retail, Socket 775 http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Patriot 4096MB PC6400 DDR2 800MHz Desktop Memory Upgrade http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... BFG GeForce 9800 GT Video Card - 512MB GDDR3 http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Seagate ST3250318AS Barracuda 7200.12 Hard Drive - 250GB, 7200, 8MB, SATA-300 http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic SP1 64-bit for System Builders - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 CAC-T05-UB Black /Blue Aluminum Bezel , SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... LITE-ON Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X 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 IDE 22X DVD±R DVD Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... will use it for gaming /surfing the web 1280x1024 res overclocking- mabye About $560 More about : budget gaming build 560 hunter315 August 10, 2009 4:02:55 AM Use the format shown here please as there is no where near enough information there to help you with your build http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... also to make your links work put something between ] and [ m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 4:15:35 AM Fixed m 0 l Related resources My first pc build. 560$ budget gaming pc. - Forum Help Build Gaming PC $560 Budget - Forum 560$ APU powered budget gaming and overclocking PC. - Forum Which AMD Processor do I get for a budget $560 dollar gaming build? - Forum Best $500 budget PC gaming build to play GW2 on ultra sets. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hunter315 August 10, 2009 4:22:06 AM Still the need information that the sticky asks for like monitor resolution. But a few things i see, get a SATA burner, pay the extra $20 and get home premium with a free upgrade to windows 7. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Have you considered an AMD build? With a slightly larger budget you can get a nice triple or quad core build. m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 4:33:27 AM Does everthing else look good ?? 1280 x 1024 monitor resolutions m 0 l hunter315 August 10, 2009 4:37:15 AM Really need the monitor resolution. m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 4:39:46 AM hunter315 said:Really need the monitor resolution. 1280 x 1024 resolution m 0 l overshocks August 10, 2009 4:42:43 AM Your processor isn't that great, why not try amd they good for your build because cheap, but need to change mobo if u go for amd 2mb cache is just too little. also post again in the format stated above so we can accurately answer m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 4:43:33 AM What do you recomend? m 0 l hunter315 August 10, 2009 4:54:10 AM At that resolution i would drop the PSU down to a 500watt http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... You will also get better performance out of a phenom II 545 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Comes out to 41 more than your previous build(not including the 15 saved by the PSU) and gives you future upgrade options unlike the 775 build. m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 5:43:33 AM I switched the MoBo, cpu, and ram out ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO AM3 AMD 785G HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail $99.99 AMD Phenom II X2 545 Callisto 3.0GHz 2 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 80W Dual-Core Processor 89.99 Crucial 1GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) Desktop Memory Model CT12864BA1067 - Retail x4= $65 total = $584 m 0 l hunter315 August 10, 2009 5:50:57 AM Get a 2x2 kit, it saves you 4 and will yield slightly better performance while leaving 2 of your ram slot open for future upgrades. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 5:59:10 AM nice and its 5 dollars cheaper m 0 l deathrogue54 August 10, 2009 6:00:58 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... is this a good motherboard m 0 l hunter315 August 10, 2009 6:04:55 AM Yeah gigabyte makes good boards, just be aware that you will be limited on your expansion slots due to it being a micro atx board. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? 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