Check out my sub-$750 HD5850 Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: March 17, 2010 1:35 AM in Systems Share pacpud March 16, 2010 11:43:15 PM Got some good combo deals. I will probably wait for the system builder marathon to see what they come up with. APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This week SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, speakers, monitor PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: all from newegg. amazon and tigerdirect okay OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 XFX HD-585A-ZNDC Radeon HD 5850 (Cypress Pro) XXX Edition 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported OCZ Gold Edition 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model OCZ3G10664GK Combo Deal MSI 890GXM-G65 AM3 AMD 890GX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard AMD Athlon II X3 435 Rana 2.9GHz Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Processor Model ADX435WFGIBOX Combo Deal CORSAIR CMPSU-550VX 550W ATX12V V2.2 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply - Retail PSU SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD253GJ 250GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive HDD Rosewill R363-M-BK Black Ultra High Gloss Finished MicroATX Computer Case with 400W ATX 2.2 12V Power Supply MicroATX Mid Case $735 with Rebates Also considered the X3 720, but that would add fan cost. Need suggestions mostly on the case. Mobo will give me USB3.0 and crossfire potential. Could crossfire, but would run out of space/cooling issues? Will want to overclock. More about : check 750 hd5850 gaming build whitefang March 17, 2010 1:20:27 AM What's your overall budget? m 0 l pacpud March 17, 2010 1:26:49 AM whitefang said:What's your overall budget? I'm hoping to keep it as close to $750 as possible.... but I would be up for anything that would increase its gaming potential/upgradeability that is a good deal. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer whitefang March 17, 2010 1:35:35 AM Good lord I would not use that ram. $754 after MIR's which includes the DVD rom you missed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSub $750 budget gaming rig build advice Forum SolvedCheck Out My Gaming PC Build! Forum £700-£750 Build, someone please check it out and give me improvements? Forum SolvedCheck out my budget workstation/gaming build! Let me know if im crazy! Forum Solved$600 budget gaming build for friend, does everything check out? Forum Amazing sub $750 gaming build Forum SolvedSub $750 Streaming>Vid Editing>Gaming Forum SolvedCheck out my Gaming Build Please! Forum Check out my custom budget gaming pc build. Forum Sub $750 Gaming System (First Build) Forum UMM, NEED HELP BUILDING SUB $750 GAMING PC Forum SolvedNew gaming build $1700~ - Last check before check out Forum SolvedCheck out this gaming build for $800 Forum SolvedCheck Out these Gaming builds - Your thoughts? Forum SolvedFirst build: (sanity check) sub $700 Intel CPU/AMD GPU Forum SolvedBest Sub $1000 Gaming PC Build (Read Desc) Forum SolvedPlease check out my entry level build. Forum Solvedsub $1000 atx and matx build for gaming Forum Solvedcheck it out please first build need expertise Forum $700 Budget gaming build, check out my build. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !