$2000 Rendering/Modeling/Gaming PC - Help build please Tags: Build Rendering Gaming Systems Product Last response: August 19, 2009 12:57 AM in Systems Share Akkah August 16, 2009 6:24:18 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: ASAP BUDGET RANGE: $2000 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Modeling/Rendering/Gaming - (Maya/Zbrush) PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Monitor/keyboard/mouse PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg preferred PARTS PREFERENCES: (possibly 2 processor build if it's best for this usage) OVERCLOCKING: Maybe -> Low risk overclock possible SLI OR CROSSFIRE: whichever fits build/budget best. ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Also, I currently use Vista but tend to have issues with various games and programs. Would you recommend going back to XP for this? More about : 2000 rendering modeling gaming build Akkah August 19, 2009 12:35:49 AM If no one is sure exactly of a system for this usage, can someone put together just with gaming in mind within the $2000 budget. Then I have something to work with and modify a little if needed. Thanks Why_Me a b 4 Gaming August 19, 2009 12:57:59 AM Either stick with the vista, or dl Windows RC 7 64 bit which is a free dl until March of 2010. XP is dead, no DX11, etc... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $99.99 COOLER MASTER HAF 922 RC-922M-KKN1-GP Black Steel + Plastic and Mesh Bezel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $139.99 ($109.99 after $30.00 Mail-In Rebate Card) Free Shipping* CORSAIR CMPSU-850TX 850W ATX12V 2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Active PFC Power Supply - Retail http://www.ewiz.com/detail.php?name=MB-EX58U4P Combo Price: $488.98 | $473.98 after rebate Free Shipping GIGABYTE GA-EX58-UD4P Core i7/ Intel X58/ DDR3/ CorssFireX & 3-Way SLI/ A&GbE/ ATX Motherboard Intel Core i7 Processor i7-920 2.66GHz 8MB LGA1366 CPU, Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $44.98 Free Shipping* XIGMATEK Dark Knight-S1283V 120mm Long Life Bearing CPU Cooler - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $4.99 Tuniq TX-2 Cooling Thermal Compound - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $219.99 ($189.99 after $30.00 Mail-In Rebate) BFG Tech BFGEGTX275896OCE GeForce GTX 275 896MB 448-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail Free Nvidia gift w/ purchase, limited offer http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Combo Discount: -$7.00 Combo Price: $212.98 OCZ Gold 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Low Voltage Desktop Memory Model OCZ3G1600LV6GK - Retail Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drives - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $24.99 SAMSUNG Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 22X DVD-R 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA DVD Burner LightScribe Support - OEM Total: $1,456.88 | $1,381.88 w/mail in rebates Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDIY PC Build (First time, please help!) Budget:~$2,000 Forum Solved$2,000 Gaming PC Build Help Please! Forum SolvedHelp me build a gaming PC please (intel, radeon <$2000) Forum Solvedcan someone build me a custom pc for $2000. please and thank you, i really need it. Forum SolvedPlease help with 1st gaming computer build for $2000 or under Forum SolvedPlease can someone recommend a pc for 2000 euros? PLZ i need help. Forum Build Me a $2000 Gaming PC with OS! Please? Forum Solvedplease help me build a rig for around 1500$ ~ 2000$ Forum Please help with first gaming PC $2000 ~ $2500 budget Forum SolvedVideo editing / Gaming Build under $2,000 (help please) Forum SolvedMy first build using AMD FX-8350 Budget between $1500-$2000 Please help Forum Solvedfirst build $2000 to $3000 budget need help (GAMING PC) Forum SolvedHelp Gaming PC Build ~$2000 Forum Solved~$2000 gaming pc. 1st build. Advice please! Canada Forum Solved$2000 Gaming PC! First build, could use some advice/help Forum Solvedgaming pc build need help 1500-2000$ ( no specific budget) Forum SolvedHELP: Best Gaming PC Build Budget: $1000-2000 Forum Solved$2000 build, is it compatible? Help please!! Forum Solved$2000 PC Build Help Forum SolvedNew Build $1500-$2000 help please Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !