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 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 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 | $719 Including rebates... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLooking to build a budget gaming PC (~$ 500-$800 ) Forum£400-£ 500/$650-$800 Budget Gaming Pc for first time build ForumUpgrade or scrap? Homebuilt multi-use PC on $ 500 - $ 800 Forum$ 500 /600 OR $700/ 800 Build ForumHelp making a Gaming PC Build 1, 500-1,800 ForumNeed advice on building a new $ 500-$800 amd machine Forum£ 500-£800 gaming pc ForumNeed Help Building Gaming PC $700- 800 . Forum[New Build ] 500-800 WoW PC ForumNeed help with $ 500 - $ 800 pc gaming build ForumFirst time building a budget gaming pc around $400- 500 ForumFirst time gaming build - £ 500 - £ 800 how does this look? UK ForumNeed Advice Building an $ 800 Budget Gaming PC Forum$ 500-800 gaming PC Forum500-800 New Build ForumBuilding PC for TERA - $ 800 budget ForumFirst Gaming PC- Help Wanted :) ForumBuilding my 1st PC, can you check my shopping list? Forum[Solved] Building new rig...advice please.. Forum[Solved] Building a Rig: Recommendations? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !