Building a PC $500 - 800 Tags: New Build Monitors Systems Product Last response: February 9, 2010 4:06 AM in Systems Share kamwill February 9, 2010 3:05:21 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: March 2010 BUDGET RANGE: up to 800 Before Rebates SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: light gaming (e.g. SIMS), surfing the internet, watching movies PARTS NOT REQUIRED: monitor and OS - I think PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: I don't really have a preference, but either of these will do - newegg.com, ncix.com PARTS PREFERENCES: OVERCLOCKING: No CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1680x1050 or 1920x1080 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I would like a quiet pc and a tower that aesthetically pleasing More about : building 500 800 saint19 a b C Monitor February 9, 2010 3:52:11 AM Hi newcomer and welcome to the Tom's hardware forum. Maybe this configuration can help you. CPU $ 98.99 Here MOBO $ 178.99 Here RAM $ 108.99 Here GPU $ 134.99 Here HDD $ 54.99 Here PSU $ 99.99 Here CASE $ 109.98 Here Total: $786.92 m 0 l gkay09 a b C Monitor February 9, 2010 4:06:00 AM Here is a config... CPU + Mobo Phenom II 945 + Gigabyte 790XTA - USB 3.0 + SATA 6GB/s http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... RAM Corsair 4GB DDR3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Graphics card HD 5770 - This card will satisfy your gaming needs without any issues... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... HDD + PSU Samsung F3 500GB + OCZ 600W - The above mobo and this PSU will allow for Crossfire in case you want to... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... DVD http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CASE - There are so many cases which are aesthetically pleasing...but personal preferences vary...If you want clean and subtle looking cases, then surely the Lian-Li's... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Total - ~$744 | $719 Including rebates... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$500-$800 PC Build Help? Forum 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 SolvedHelp making a Gaming PC Build 1,500-1,800 Forum £400-£500/$650-$800 Budget Gaming Pc for first time build Forum Looking to build a budget gaming PC (~$500-$800) Forum [New Build] 500-800 WoW PC Forum Need help with $500- $800 pc gaming build Forum SolvedSkyrim gaming PC for $500-$800 Forum SolvedmATX v ATX? $500-$800CAD build Forum SolvedBuilding a Gaming PC for $800. Can you improve this one? Forum SolvedBuilding Gaming PC under $800 Forum SolvedHelp building a mini gaming pc for $500? Forum SolvedNeed help building gaming pc 800-1000$ Forum Solvedbuilding gaming pc for 800 help Forum SolvedI am building a $500 pc and im not sure if this is good. Forum SolvedNeed help building 800-900 USD gaming pc please help! Forum SolvedIm building my first gaming PC, and I'm on a tight 500$ budget. How is this for a build? Forum SolvedNeed help on building my $800 Gaming PC Forum SolvedNeed help in building a gaming pc (800-900$) CAD-USD Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming PC (possibly) for under £800... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !