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 Cheap PC for light gaming? How does this sound? - Forum Light Gaming, Work PC Build ~650 dollars including os and monitor - 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 $522 which is about as cheap as your going to get with a video card that good with a DDR3 build. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs this a good PC build for a light gaming computer? Forum Super cheap light gaming build; <300$ Forum SolvedCheap Productivity/Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming/editing/light programming PC. Recommendations on my current build? Forum Solvedmini pc for light gaming help with build Forum SolvedBest Cheap Gaming PC Build on Max Settings for up to 2 years 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 SolvedNew Decent general purpose light gaming PC Build Config Forum SolvedHow to build a cheap entry-level gaming PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !