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? m 0 l 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. m 0 l Related resources CHEAP AMD build for 2nd PC and light gaming - Forum Cheap build for light games - Forum Is this a good PC build for a light gaming computer? - Forum Cheap PC for light gaming? How does this sound? - Forum Cheap new build for light gaming - 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. m 0 l 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 $522 which is about as cheap as your going to get with a video card that good with a DDR3 build. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuilding a gaming/editing/light programming PC. Recommendations on my current build? Forum Super cheap light gaming build; <300$ Forum Solvedmini pc for light gaming help with build Forum SolvedGood $1500 Gaming PC/light editing build? Forum Solved$650 PC for mainly Gaming, Home Media/Streaming, and Light Adobe work. First Build. Forum SolvedCheap Gaming PC Build under 500$ Forum SolvedVery cheap gaming PC build $500-650 Forum SolvedIs this a good cheap gaming pc build ? Forum SolvedNeed help building a Quiet & Cool running pc (Light gaming & photoshop work) Forum SolvedGetting into PC Gaming Need CHEAP Gaming Build Forum Need an extreme budget pc build for light gaming. Forum SolvedNew Decent general purpose light gaming PC Build Config Forum SolvedHow to build a cheap entry-level gaming PC Forum SolvedWhich Build For A Very Cheap Gaming Pc? Forum SolvedAUS - Looking to build a cheap gaming PC. Roughly $1200 (Intel / AMD) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !