Cheap PC Build for light gaming Tags: Build Gaming Light Systems Last response: February 22, 2010 11:35 PM in Systems Share eb1229 February 22, 2010 8:07:14 PM Hey Everyone, I am new to building PC's and I want to build a PC to play the newest edition of Flight Simulator, run Adobe Dreamweaver and Photoshop. I am hoping to spend less than $500. Any help is greatly appreciated. Eli More about : cheap build light gaming whitefang February 22, 2010 8:45:46 PM Monitor resolution? do you need an operating system? keyboard, mouse, etc? eb1229 February 22, 2010 10:09:14 PM I have a monitor, an old keyboard, and an old mouse. I do not have an Operating System. Related resources Cheap PC for light gaming ? How does this sound? - Forum Cheap build for light games - Forum Best Cheap Gaming PC Build Inquire by a Noob - Forum Cheap , Gaming , Vid Editing, Photos (all Light Usage) - Forum Help building a cheap non- gaming PC - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer eb1229 February 22, 2010 10:13:35 PM The monitor is a Samsung Syncmaster 24" widescreen monitor can handle resolutions up to 1920x1200. whitefang February 22, 2010 11:35:43 PM Here's a DDR3 build with a 4850 video card. If I were you I'd pitch in $35 more and get 4GB DDR3 and you'll be all set for a few years to come. 2GB is a little limited. http://i48.tinypic.com/qzrbxg.jpg After rebates it comes to $522 which is about as cheap as your going to get with a video card that good with a DDR3 build. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBudget video editing/ light gaming pc advice ForumSuper cheap light gaming build ; ForumFirst Build - Win7, xbmc, movies from NAS, DVR, light gaming ForumAudio Workstation/ Light Gaming build ForumGaming / General usage PC build , on the cheap (~$500-$600) ForumNeed Help: $1000 Light Gaming /Video Editing/General Use Build ForumAudio/ Light Gaming Build ForumCheap Gaming PC build won't start Forum[SOLVED] Need help with Internet/ light gaming PC ; $500-700 limit ForumAcceptable Build for AutoCAD / Light Gaming ? Forum£470 light gaming build Forum$600 Media/ light gaming /work PC ForumWindows won't boot after Motherboard/CPU/RAM change ForumBudget gaming system advice wanted ForumWhat do you folks think of this build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !