What's your opinion on my new 880$ system build? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: April 27, 2010 4:24 PM in Systems Share nazgul21 April 27, 2010 5:27:15 AM Processor: AMD Athlon 64 II X4 630 2.8Ghz - 110$ Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-US2H - 90$ Video Card: ATI Radeon 5750 - 145$ Memory: Kingston KLDE88F-B8KB5 2x2GB - 90$ Monitor: AOC Led Monitor e2236vw - 150$ Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 500 GB - 55$ PC Case: Coolermaster HAF 922 Case - 105$ PSU: Thermaltake Power Supply 500W - 50$ Speakers:Logitech Z103 Speakers - 25$ Additional: NZXT Sentry LX LCD Fan Controller - 60$ Total: 880$ More about : opinion 880 system build nazgul21 April 27, 2010 5:30:47 AM BTW its a quad core cmcghee358 April 27, 2010 5:33:48 AM nazgul21 said:BTW its a quad core I would have dropped the fan controller and put that 60 bucks towards a 955 or actually a 5770 instead of the 5750. There probably would have been 40 left over to get a 790 chipset on the motherboard Performance > Looks. Especially considering the HAF 922 has great airflow stock. Related resources Building new system - stuck between i7-950 vs i7- 880 - Forum Biostar A 880 GZ build - Forum Decent build for $ 880 ? - Forum New build opinion - Forum G.SKILL Ram Question for New Build (1090t / ASrock 880 g Extreme 3) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer banthracis April 27, 2010 3:58:15 PM Much better build for less Optical Lite on $22 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Fan Controller NZXT $37 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... HD Spinpoint F3 $55 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Speakers Logitech LS21 $28 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU/RAM 5770 and Ripjaw DDR3 1600 7-8-7-24 $275 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Case/PSU HAF 922 and OCZ stealthxstream 700w $150 w/ $30 MIR http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... CPU/MOBO Phenom II x4 955 and GIGABYTE GA-790XTA-UD4 $299 w/ $15 MIR http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Total: $866 before Shipping and $45 MIR Better RAM, better MOBO, better GPU. better HD, better PSU. Slightly better speakers and equivalent fan controller. Course if you fill out the form in the sticky, we could advise you better. This more of a general gaming oriented build. MadAdmiral April 27, 2010 4:24:01 PM I'll throw my two cents in. Here's an even better gaming build for less: CPU/Mobo: X3 440 and Gigabyte GA-890XA-UD3 $210 RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws 2x2 GB 1600 mhz CAS Latency 7 $120 GPU/PSU: HD 5850 and Antec Earthwatts 650W $355 HDD: Seagate 7200.12 500 GB $55 Case/Optical: Coolermaster 690 and cheap SATA DVD burner $77 Total: $817 (plus whatever you need in the extras) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to Ask For Build Advice ForumREAD THIS before posting about boot/no video problems! ForumHow to Ask for New Build Advice ForumTroubleshooting ForumAdvice required - 880 Rig or 970? ForumLoad Temps on New Build (ASRock 880 g Extreme 3/1090t) Forum$820 gaming build - at $ 880 now... ForumNew System Build - What is your opinion on it? ForumOpinion on my build ? What power supply to get? ForumGA- 880 GMA-UD2H: system freeze w/ graphical corruption ForumNew build and need opinion ForumYour opinion on my future new gaming build ForumWhat 's the communty's opinion on digital storm? ForumOpinion on a new build I'm planning? ForumNo video from a new 880 GM-UD2H More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !