$700 Budget Gamer For PawPaw Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: March 30, 2010 11:30 AM in Systems Share tacashion March 29, 2010 11:10:36 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within 2 weeks BUDGET RANGE: $700 After Rebates SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, Web Surfing, General household Computing PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Don't need anything outside of the case, present peripherials should be fine. PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg, but not fixated on them COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD CPU, other than that not stuck on anything OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Not necessary MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1280x1024 and above ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Don't need a flashy system, just a good solid worker. I have chosen the following components. Any comments or recommendations are welcome. PawPaw's Budget Gamer 1 LG 22X DVD Burner - Bulk Black SATA Model GH22LS50 LightScribe Support http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 CAC-T05-UW Black Aluminum Bezel , SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3750528AS 750GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 ASUS M4A77TD AM3 AMD 770 ATX AMD Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 SAPPHIRE 100245HDMI Radeon HD 4850 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 Antec EarthWatts EA650 650W Continuous Power ATX12V Ver.2.2 / EPS12V version 2.91 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 A-DATA Gaming Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model AX3U1600GB2G9-AG http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 AMD Athlon II X3 440 Rana 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Desktop Processor Model ADX440WFGIBOX http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1 Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : 700 budget gamer pawpaw dndhatcher March 29, 2010 11:36:01 PM Drop down to the 7200.12 500GB or up to the 1TB model. The 750GB is older and slower. tacashion March 29, 2010 11:49:41 PM OK, thanks for the info. Prolly drop down to the 500, don't think I'll ever fill it anyway. Related resources please check my build budget gamer 700 bucks - Forum Upgrade help for gamer girl with $700 budget - Forum A budget of $500-700. Long time MMO gamer! - Forum [Homebuild] Budget Gamer 500-700 - Forum $700 Budget Build - Mild Gamer - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dndhatcher March 30, 2010 12:19:04 AM You can get inexpensive motheroards with USB3 and SATA 6GB now. Gigabyte makes the 770TA-UD3 (I just got one myself) for under $100. batuchka March 30, 2010 11:30:44 AM $636 AR, free ship Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew gaming mouse decision - Logitech G700s vs Corsair M65 - FPS Gamer Forum SolvedAsus 7870 2gb Crossfired with Corsair 700 gamer series PSU? Forum SolvedWhats the best Cpu for a budget gamer Forum SolvedBudget Concious Gamer build advice requested. Forum SolvedBudget Gamer Assembly Forum Solved$700 CAD budget amd build look okay? Forum SolvedIs my build good for gaming for a 700$ budget? Forum Solved$700 budget build for friend Forum SolvedNeed low Budget Video card HP Envy 700-300z Desktop to run 2 desktops Forum SolvedSolid budget pc build for new gamer? Forum SolvedWhat is the best gaming pc build around my $500-700 budget Forum SolvedBuilding a budget gamer for a buddy - CPU question Forum SolvedGaming PC Build NZD$800-$1200 Budget, USD$700-$1050 Forum Solved$700 budget desktop for minecraft Forum SolvedHelp with PC build? $700-900 budget Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !