First Computer ever for Gaming budget 1000 maybe + Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Computer Systems Last response: September 2, 2009 1:43 AM in Systems Share Hartwich September 1, 2009 10:32:38 PM Hello, Intro: I am looking into building my first Computer that will be used for gaming. I have done some research over the past month but I am still confused and need guidence and help/Ideas. Why: I really want to experience how to build a computer and seeing all that goes into it and better understand how they operate. (Even if it means going slightly over the 1000 dollar budget) Timetable: would love to start building it Immediatly and have it ready ASAP, but there is no life or death consequence by waiting some more! : ) THE LIST Case: Antec Nine Hundred Steel ATX Ultimate Gamer PC Case (Black) (have) Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 3.0 GHz 6M L2 Cache 1333MHz FSB LGA775 Dual-Core Processor (Good enough for high but not extreme gaming?) Power: Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650-Watt TX Series 80 Plus Certified Power Supply compatible with Intel Core i7 and Core i5 (Only for Core I7 and I5?) Motherboard: (Uncertain) Hardrive: (Uncertain) Accessories-Mouse, keyboard, and screen: (I'll easily take care of) Things I missed: (Alot) Any input would be greatly appreciated Thanks! More about : computer gaming budget 1000 Hartwich September 1, 2009 10:36:12 PM oh and I am looking to play mainly the following WWIIonline Eve Online Operation Flashpoint 2 (When it comes out) Twoboxer a b B Homebuilt system September 2, 2009 1:43:39 AM Need to know size and native resolution of the screen you intend to use. Will give some input then, but at the end of the day will advise you to wait another week since Intel will be announcing new cpu's and the reviews are ready to be published. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy 1000$ gaming rig. (first computer build ever) Forum First ever gaming PC, in need of guidance! (£1000 budget) Forum First ever PC build (gaming - ~£1,000 to £1,500 budget) Forum SolvedHelp me build my first gaming desktop computer please, $1000 budget Forum SolvedFirst Ever Build. $1000 Budget. Forum Building a Gaming Computer [First Time] [$1000 Budget] Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC build. $350 budget maybe a little bit over Forum Solved$1000-1300 Budget Gaming First Built Computer (FFXIV) Forum Budget Gaming Computer Build (first ever build) Forum SolvedBuilding my first Gaming Rig - Budget $1500 (maybe a bit more) First Timer Forum Budget Gaming Computer(1000$+) First Build Forum SolvedFirst Build Ever, Help Greatly Appreciated $1000-$1300 budget Forum SolvedFirst ever build - budget gaming PC! thoughts/opinions? Forum SolvedGaming Budget First Desktop Ever(excited :D) Advice please :D $2000ish Forum First gaming computer, $900-1000 budget Forum First Build Ever - 1000$ Budget - Is this good? Forum SolvedFirst Ever Gaming Build - Tight Budget Forum SolvedBuilding First Computer 1000$ Budget Forum SolvedNeed Help building a budget gaming computer 1000-1200 (CDN) Forum Building gaming PC - $1000 budget, maybe slightly more Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !