About 500 dollar system Tags: New Build Monitors Systems Last response: January 26, 2010 1:04 AM in Systems Share dude25 January 26, 2010 12:23:43 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Week or two BUDGET RANGE:around 500 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, internet, movies PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com PARTS PREFERENCES: none OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: Depends if I get a full HD monitor ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Looking around and amd seems to be the most cost effective but any suggestions. Thinking about the http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but i am not sure More about : 500 dollar system | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove zach538467 January 26, 2010 12:38:21 AM The x4 630 should be dropping to $99 soon. And you need to determine your resolution before we can give you good advice on a build as that plays a huge factor in which components would best serve you. http://www.anandtech.com/cpuchipsets/showdoc.aspx?i=3726 | Report abuse dude25 January 26, 2010 1:04:03 AM 1920x1080 is the resolution | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>About 500 dollar system> Related ressources: Forum500 Dollar Budget Laptop Forum500 DOLLAR GAMING PC Forum500 to 600 dollar first time build Forum500 -600 dollar gaming PC Forumneed a 500 dollar system Forum500 dollar build challenge! Forum500 -700 Dollar Build - Development/Modeling Forum500 dollar build for parents Forum500 -600 dollar Starcraft 2 Build Forum500 dollar gaming PC Forum500 dollar budget gaming pc Forum$ 500 dollar hp p6-2114 w/ monitor worth upgrading? ForumUpgrade current AM2 build or new 500 -600 dollar build Forum$600 dollar system (NO monitor NO software) ForumNew $ 500 dollar build for multitasking! ForumIs this gaming PC okay? Forum[Solved] Upgrade current system or new build? ForumWhats bottlenecking my system? ForumReplacing Socket 939 System (ASUS A8V) - New Build ForumBudget gaming system 600$ More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !