XMAS~GAMING~BUILD~$400~COD6~V2

KK, ppl this is another rig, im going to get 2, 2 different ones as i want to see which is better, and i will likely turn 1 of them into a server (going to be hosting cod6 server AUSSIES FTW!!!!). Anyway

Other thread... http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/forum2.php?config=tomshardwareus.inc&cat=31&post=276542&page=1&p=1&sondage=0&owntopic=1&trash=&trash_post=&print=0&numreponse=0&quote_only=0&new=0&nojs=0#t2033747


Its a $400 build. Need everything but mouse keyboard / monitor / hdd / dvd drive, friend gave me his old bits.

So yea...

heres that template :

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: KK, will be no rebates. Buying from a certain shop, msy or diypcshop. there basically next to each other. $400 and Sunday 20th december in Aus, so Saturday for the americans., this coming Sunday / Saturday

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, youtube and movies, surfing web ... the usual

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: (e.g.: keyboard, mouse, monitor, OS)

PREFERRED SHOP: http:www.msy.com.au/ http://www.diycomputers.com.au/
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Down Under!

PARTS PREFERENCES: Umm, im on a Flatron L1917S LG, beleive it 19inch, so thats resolution and well i have no preference.

OVERCLOCKING/SLI/CROSS: Maybe, overclocking no but sli cross maybe

MONITOR RESOLUTION: read parts pref

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: This is what ive come up with so far, ive been using this for parts price, http://www.msy.com.au/Parts/PARTS.pdf

and well yea, i dont need keyboard + mouse but had an extra $35 and i do like logitech wouldnt mind a pair of logi's so i got a total of $400 by picking them, remember you dont need to put them in the build you come up with just to make it $400 made it alot easier.

I will be using 7/vista/xp what ever i feel like. have all


PARTS:

these are from msy parts.pdf

CPU Phenom ii 710 $125

MB 785GT-UD3H GIGABYTE $ 108

RAM 2gb g.skill $57

PSU + Case Coolermaster RC335 Case W/ PSU $75 ( not sure what psu, im going to call up tommorow and find out )

DVDR GOT

HDD GOT

$35 dollars to spare -

Keyboard + Mouse Logitech EX100 $35 No more money : )

hope you guys can find something of better performance/ quality for a cheaper price, thanks guys. Your all life savers!!!, i would like critisizing comments, (just not full on flaming!) on the parts ive chosen as so i can learn from it so i can choose better in the future!


THANKS FOR ALL COMMENTS, GL ON FINDING PARTS SO U CAN HELP ME xD
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  1. can any1 comment like 25 ppl have viewed but no comments??? i just want to know if its good for the price, or i could upgrade for something else?? atleast tell me if there compatible
  2. lol chill, go for ANTEC 300 YOU WILL LOVE IT.......go for 4 gb of ram, and did you forget bout video card?
    If you gonna game cod6 get AT LEAST 9600gt or 3870 or 4850
  3. hey mate, sorry buying tomoz, on my budget ill be vid card for bitrthday (26th december) i wanted 4gb ram, but dont know how??? on $400 and if i could get any case i would so get the Thermaltake Element G, but mate i gotta buy from http://www.msy.com.au and http://www.diypcshop.com.au

    what should i get rid of to get 4gb ram
  4. why there? NEWEGG is best!
  5. if you have read im australian and geuss what NEWEGG IS *** over here cause hey we cant order from newegg!!! thats why
  6. you dont need such a pricey cpu, 2gigs ram is fine!
  7. oh i still have this??

    Buying parts tomorrow

    Here's the list~!!!

    RAM 2GB G.Skill ddr3 $59

    CPU 720 Phenom 2 x3core $125

    PSU Cooler Extreme 500w $65

    MBOARD 85GT-UD3H GIGABYTE ATX $ 108

    HDD SeaGate 500gb $59

    BURNER Samsung SATA $38

    $454

    With

    gcard 1gb 5750 $161

    SPEAKERS Logitech R-20 2.1 Speakers $16 MSY / Logitech LS21 2.1 $24 n

    Keyboard + Mouse Logitech EX100 $35

    Total--$674

    Already bought an Awyun $59 case
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