New Build Around $800 any tips? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 24, 2009 6:20 PM in Systems Share Xenocity November 24, 2009 6:13:48 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within the next 3 months BUDGET RANGE: 600-900 After Rebates etc. SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Watching Movies, Playing an occasional game, surfing the internet PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Power Supply: Cooler Master (Model: RS-600-AMBA-D3) 600W, with COOLER MASTER (RC-690-KKN1-GP) Case and Plextor (PX-880SA) Optical Drive PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com, tigerdirect.com any other good suggestions, that's just where I've bought from in the past. PARTS PREFERENCES: I would like to use an Intel CPU & Asus mobo OVERCLOCKING: No SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe in the future MONITOR RESOLUTION: Suggestions? ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I would like the PC to be fairly quiet. I'm Looking at: Intel Core i5-750 Lynnfield 2.66GHz LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor Model BX80605I5750 - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS P7P55D LGA 1156 Intel P55 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SAPPHIRE 100283-2L Radeon HD 5770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... What stock RAM can I use without changing the voltage to be recognized correctly? Also, what HDD would you suggest for this build, I was looking at either a Cavier Green or Black (WD)? More about : build 800 tips MadAdmiral November 24, 2009 6:20:40 PM First, if you might want to Crossfire in the future, get a board that supports 2 PCIe cards at 8x/8x not 16x/4x. HDD: Get a Samsung Spinpoint F3 (500 GB or 1 TB). They're usually cheaper than the WDs and have better performance. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew to here so dont know if this is the right spot. so im looking to build two pc. one for around 500 and the other for 800. Forum Solvednew build around $800 Forum SolvedNew System Build Around $800 Forum SolvedNew Build, Around $800ish Forum SolvedNew build gamer around $800 Forum Solved[New Build] Good Gaming/Everything Rig Around 800-1K Forum New Build (around £800 budget) Forum SolvedBuilding New i5 System for around $800 Forum [New Build] Keeping around $600-$800 Forum New build around $800 Canadian budget - flexible Forum I want to build a new game computer with blu ray player and i7 for around 800 from microcenter Forum New build around 800$ Forum New build around $800 Forum New build around $800 Forum New Build around $800 Forum New build for around £800(suggestions) Forum around 800$ new build need critique Forum A new build for around 800 (not including monitor and Hard Drive) Forum Building new gaming PC for around $750-800 Forum Building New Pc for around £800, can go up to £900 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !