New Build - Need Suggestions Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: May 23, 2010 2:59 AM in Systems Share jumboo May 23, 2010 2:12:22 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This week BUDGET RANGE: $650 (USD) SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: HD Video and picture editing. Capture video from HD DVR and HD Camcorder. Watching movies in HD PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard, Mouse, Monitor (Samsung:1440x900), Speakers, Floppy Drive PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: Case: ATX Mid-Tower with Power Supply (around 450W). Good air flow (may be 2x120mm fans, 1 in the front to pull air in and one in the back to push it out?) Mobo: Need recommendations (probably AM3 socket) Processor:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Graphics: Need recommendations (based on above requirements) RAM: Minimum 4 GB (would think this much is needed for the video editing and capturing jobs) HDD: 2 needed. # 1 to hold my OS and all programs, i think 300 GB should be enough. #2 to hold all data. 1 TB would be nice Optical Drive: Good quality fast DVD burner. Need to burn my HD movie captures (from DVR / Camcorder) to DVD (after conversion of course) OS: Windows 7 Home Premium (OEM) with some kind of virtualization (VMWare or Virtualbox) to run XP on top OVERCLOCKING: No ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I would like a quiet PC More about : build suggestions Rokez May 23, 2010 2:59:07 AM Antec 300 - $50 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OCZ Modxstream Pro 500W/Samsung DVD Burner - 60.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Athlon II x4 630/ Gigabyte 870 Motherboard - 180 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... XFX 5670 - 84.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit OEM - 100 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... G.Skill Ripjaws 1600 Cas 8 - 109 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Samsung F3 1TB - 90 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew Build ( need suggestions ) ForumFirst new build ! Need suggestions ForumNew Build In need of suggestions . ForumNew Server build , need hardware suggestions ForumNew <800 Gaming Build . Need suggestions and feedback. ForumNew gaming pc build , need suggestions ForumNeed Some Suggestions On A New Build ForumBuilding a new workstation and I need suggestions ForumNew AMD gaming Build need some suggestions before building ForumNew Build need suggestions ForumNeed new build suggestions $300-$400 ForumNew build , need suggestions on mobo/processor. ForumNeed some opinions and suggestions on my new build . ForumNew PC Build . Suggestions ? ForumMotherboard Suggestions for New Build ForumCpu/Gpu/Motherboard Suggestion ForumNew AMD Build - need suggestions on a few parts ForumNew AMD budget build! Finalizing and need suggestions ForumNew AMD gaming build - Need GPU+RAM suggestions ForumNew i7 build - need feedback and suggestions More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !