1st build hopefully ~$800 Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: February 2, 2010 1:04 AM in Systems Share makotako13 February 2, 2010 12:43:30 AM 1st-thank you for helping me! 2nd-I don't know too much about computers 3rd-I will be playing (almost exclusivley) orange box and gmod, also internet junkie. THE BUILD: NZXT M59 - 001BK Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail $69.99 Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $55.99 ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO AM3 AMD 785G HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail $84.99 XFX HD-577A-ZNDC Radeon HD 5770 XXX Edition 1GB 128-bit DDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card - Retail $189.99 Sony Optiarc Black IDE DVD-ROM Drive Model DDU1678A - OEM Item #: N82E16827131061 $18.99 Antec TruePower New TP-550 550W Continuous Power ATX12V V2.3 / EPS12V V2.91 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE ... - Retail $99.99 G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL - Retail $84.99 AMD Phenom II X2 550 Black Edition Callisto 3.1GHz Socket AM3 80W Dual-Core Processor Model HDZ550WFGIBOX - Retail $90.99 COOLER MASTER Intel Core i7 compatible V8 RR-UV8-XBU1-GP 120mm Rifle CPU Cooler - Retail $74.99 Subtotal: $770.91 Other thoughts: TV reccomendations? (like 22" and ~2 HDMIs) Have a mouse, need a keyboard. Have software. Looking for ideas on how to make this more efficient, anything im doing wrong, etc. And please give a rank as far as overall. i.e. 8.7/10 More about : 1st build 800 Anonymous486 February 2, 2010 1:04:13 AM antec 300: 59.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... mobo gigabyte: 109.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU AMD 955:165.99 AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz 4 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDD: samsung f3: 54.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM: 4 gb G skill: 108.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU 5770: 169.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ODD: sony optaric: 18.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... PSU antec BP 550: 64.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... some aftermarket cooler; 40-50$ no idea on the monitor, bu like my viewsonic VX2240w 1680x1050 monitor- also play orange box on it- amazing! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Critique My First & Hopefully Final 800 Gaming Build! All Feedback Welcomed! Forum First Build - ~$700-800 budget, basic use/some gaming hopefully Forum Solved1st PC Build-$800 ITX-Need Opinions... Forum Solved1st time build ($800-$900 build), would love some suggestions, also have a few questions... Forum Solved1st time gaming pc build 800€ Forum Looking to build a 700-800$ gaming Pc 1st time need help Forum SolvedNEED HELP ON NEW (AND 1ST) $800 BUILD PLEASE Forum Solved1st build for amateur video/photo editing under $800 Forum Solved$600-$800 Gaming PC Build, 1st Time so I need help! Forum Solved1st Time building PC Trying for gaming/Streaming 800 - 1000$ budget Forum Solved$800 - multitasking/gaming complete system 1st time build Forum 1st time gaming build, probably around $800-900 range. Forum SolvedBuilding 1st PC, have Newegg wishlist!-- Budget: $700-$800 Forum 1st build - gaming 800-900 Forum In need of opinion of 1st time Budget Build ($750-$800 Range) Forum Hope this is good build since it is my 1st Forum 1st build noob, 600-800 Forum 1st build - $800-900 budget - Vid Editing + Gaming (advice?) Forum 1st Build, Hoping someone will look this over and see how it looks Forum [New Build] - 1st build 800-900 Gaming PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !