Budget gaming build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 18, 2009 7:44 PM in Systems Share broncsrock30 November 18, 2009 7:33:10 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within the next 2 weeks BUDGET RANGE: Under 700 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming Internet Movies PARTS NOT REQUIRED: OS Monitor Mouse Keyboard PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com PARTS PREFERENCES: No preference OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes down the line MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1360x768 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: any help would be awesome this is my first time trying to build a computer LG Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 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 Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1. Antec EA650: $79.99 2. Antec Three Hundred: $59.95 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... SAMSUNG HD502HJ 500GB SATA 3.0 7200 RPM 16MB Buffer Hard Drive http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/ProductDetail.jsp?Product... SAPPHIRE 100283L Radeon HD 5770 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CORSAIR XMS3 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1. ASUS M4A79XTD EVO: $104.99 2. AMD HDZ550WFGIBOX: $102.00 Combo Discount: -$15.00 Combo Price: $191.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... More about : budget gaming build sonic-boom November 18, 2009 7:35:52 PM Get this HDD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... That 750w is overkill for x-fire I would recommend the corsair 650w http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... that GPU is 10 times overkill for your monitor, up your monitor or get a 60 dollar GPU m 0 l shortstuff_mt November 18, 2009 7:36:51 PM The build is looking pretty good. One thing, though. You don't want an old Samsung F1 hard drive. You should be looking for the new F3 model. Newegg is currently out of stock, but this site has them. SAMSUNG HD502HJ 500GB SATA 3.0 7200 RPM 16MB Buffer Hard Drive Retail $54.99 They actually use better packaging than Newegg for hard drives. m 0 l Related resources New Budget Gaming Build - Forum Would this be a good first budget build for gaming ? - Forum i need a good build for a gaming pc 600$ budget - Forum Need help with budget gaming build for around $400 in CAD - Forum What is the best gaming pc build around my $500-700 budget - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer broncsrock30 November 18, 2009 7:40:49 PM I know the graphics card is overkill for the monitor I have now but I will be upgrading it within the next 6 months, and the 650w power supply will be enough if I add another 5770 down the line? Also def adding that hard drive m 0 l sonic-boom November 18, 2009 7:44:49 PM Yes that 650w Corsair will be enough to crossfire. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBudget Gaming Build to Run Watch Dogs Forum SolvedWhat is THE BEST gaming computer build for no more than $440.00??? max budget Forum Solved1200 Budget gaming computer build Need help Forum SolvedGaming PC Budget Build Help (750$) Forum Solvedbudget first gaming PC build Forum SolvedLong time since last build $1300 with monitor budget gaming build Forum Solved~2k budget build suggestions, SLI in future to run 2560x1440 gaming Forum SolvedBest budget gaming build for Overclocking and gaming? Forum SolvedAdvice Needed for My Budget Gaming Pc build Forum Solvedfirst time computer build (budget gaming beast). need compatibility check Forum SolvedGaming PC Build NZD$800-$1200 Budget, USD$700-$1050 Forum SolvedBudget Gaming Build Forum SolvedBudget Gaming Build Help Forum SolvedQuality gaming budget build. Forum Solved500USD budget gaming build(no streaming, 1 monitor) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !