Solved Building new AMD System for friend.. need some help Tags: New Build AMD Systems Product Last response: March 7, 2010 2:36 AM in Systems Share phesoge February 25, 2010 3:24:32 PM So a friend of mine wants a new system built, and I need a little advice. USAGE: Gaming-Minly jsut one game called FLight Simulator X. Web browsing, office documents. Price Range- 600 MAX Parts not needed- Monitor, mouse, keyboard Time of purchase-ASAP Additional Comments- He will be running 64 bit WIndows 7 I dont know much about AMD. I did some brief research about the system, but is this even possible for 600 dollars? More about : building amd system friend osu43130 February 25, 2010 3:40:14 PM Kinda Confused do you need an OS? m 0 l phesoge February 25, 2010 3:43:07 PM Sorry posted the message from a blackberry. No OS will be needed. Haver a copy of Windows 7-64 bit/ m 0 l Related resources Planning on building a $1500 gaming system for my friend. Need help. - Forum I need help building a system for a friend - Forum Building new amd system need some help. - Forum Need Help With New Build For A Friend - Forum Need help building new $500 AMD System - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer osu43130 February 25, 2010 3:54:03 PM Seagate 7200.12 500GB 55 HD5770 153 CL7 1600 Corsair XMS3 $115 Antec 200 and Antec Earth watts 650 105 Hyper 212 Plus and Optical 40 Here are a couple of options. 1) Non-X-fire but with USB 3 support GIGABYTE GA-770TA-UD3 and AMD Athlon II X3 425 Rana 157 Total with option 1 is 604 after MIR or 624 w/o MIR 2) Supports Xfire and USB3 ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO and AMD Athlon II X3 425 Rana 177 Total with this option is 645 w/o MIR 635 with Mir ***Edit***If you dont plan on overclocking then you can save 20 bucks and not get the Hyper 212+ m 0 l Best solution Wolfshadw a b À AMD February 25, 2010 3:58:15 PM Case: Antec 300 + 430 Watt PSU - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU: AMD Athlon II x4 620 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Motherboard: ASUS <4N68T - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory: OCZ Platinum 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Graphics: Sapphire ATI HD 5670 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Hard Drive: Seagate 7200.12 500GB - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Optical Drive: Lite-On DVD Burner - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Total before taxes (and/or shipping): $520.89 -Wolf sends Share phesoge February 25, 2010 4:06:28 PM Awesome. Thanks guys Thik I got an idea on what to do now. Appreciate the replies. m 0 l phesoge March 7, 2010 2:36:43 AM Best answer selected by phesoge. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuilding An AMD based System For Friend Forum SolvedFriend wants a new rig, need help with a PSU and overall build Forum SolvedI'm building a new system and need help and advice on parts and building Forum SolvedBuilding A new system and need some help Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming pc for a friend, need compatibility help Forum SolvedNeed help building a gaming pc for my friend Forum SolvedBuilding a $400 budget PC for a friend - Need help! Forum SolvedNeed help building a new system Forum SolvedBuilding a PC for my friend! NEED HELP WITH BUILD Forum My friend needs help building a new PC Forum SolvedBuilding a new system. Need help with some components. Forum SolvedBuilding a new system soon, need help choosing a CPU Forum SolvedBuilding system for a friend need advice Forum SolvedBuilding New System Need Help Forum SolvedMaking a new system for friend, help cut price down please Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !