~600 Gaming Build... Suggestions? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 2, 2010 1:31 PM in Systems Share bdbeall June 2, 2010 12:48:35 PM BUDGET: 550-650 APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Sometime within few weeks SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, interwebz, poker, movies, music PARTS NOT REQUIRED: OS PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg, tigerdirect, Bestbuy PARTS PREFERENCES: Whateves OVERCLOCKING: Probably none SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Not currently, but in the future it will possibly be looked at MONITOR RESOLUTION: whichever monitor i buy ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: mobo with usb 3.0 is a must, future proofing and what not. Also would much prefer DDR3 over DDR2 for memory Here's what i have so far and i need to knock 100 bucks off somewhere... GIGABYTE GA-770T-USB3 AM3 AMD 770 USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... AMD Athlon II X3 440 Rana 3.0GHz 3 x 512KB L2 Cache Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Desktop Processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OCZ StealthXStream OCZ700SXS 700W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Active PFC Power Supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3250318AS 250GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD 5770 (Juniper XT) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... A-DATA 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model AD3U1333B2G9-DRH http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... COOLER MASTER Centurion 534 RC-534-KKN2-GP Black Aluminum & Mesh bezel / SECC Chassis ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... LITE-ON Black 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 12X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA DVD Writer - Bulk - LightScribe Support - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ENCORE ENUWI-G2 IEEE 802.11b/g USB 2.0 802.11G Wireless Adapter Up to 54Mbps Wireless Data Rates 64/128-Bit WEP, WPA, WPA2 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SpecResearch MKS-301(USB) Silver/Black 104 Normal Keys 15 Function Keys USB Standard MultiMedia KB + Mouse + Speaker 3-in-1 Combo http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Acer - 20" Flat-Panel LCD Monitor http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Acer+-+20%22+Flat-Panel+LCD... Parts = $737 Shipping = $28 Rebate = -$15 GRAND TOTAL $ 750 More about : 600 gaming build suggestions mosox June 2, 2010 1:29:01 PM Look for combo deals, for instance: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... And that 700W PSU is overkill: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l bdbeall June 2, 2010 1:31:07 PM Thanks for the Proc/GPU combo, and i know its a bit overkill, but its there in case of crossfire later on, and its a combo deal in and of itself. i couldnt pass up 65 bucks plus another 20 off for a combo with the hard drive m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$500-$600 budget, looking to build a sweet gaming PC, looking for parts suggestions! Forum Solved$600 Gaming PC Build Suggestions Please! Forum SolvedBuilding Gaming PC- Cyber Monday 600 dollar build suggestions? Forum SolvedSuggestions on a build for a gaming computer $600 budget Forum Solved$600 MicroATX Gaming Build - All Suggestions Appreciated! Forum SolvedLow Cost Gaming PC build 600 dollars. any suggestions? Forum SolvedFirst Build - $600-$700 gaming pc need suggestions & advice Forum Solved$600 Gaming Build Deer In The Headlights Suggestions Appreciated Forum Gaming pc and just all around great pc build for 600. any suggestions? Forum Gaming Build <600$ Suggestions? [UPDATE] ~750$ Forum 500-600$ Gaming desktop build suggestions Forum SolvedHELP: Suggest a budget gaming PC build under $600 including monitor Forum SolvedSuggest a gaming build - $600? Forum SolvedLooking for a $600 build, any suggestions? Forum Solved$600 build for a friend. Suggestions? Forum SolvedSuggestions for $600 gaming rig. Forum SolvedNeed Suggestions with this setup for a roughly $600 upgrade build Forum Solved$600 Pc Build suggestions Forum SolvedAdvice on first PC build. Open to all suggestions! Working with about $600. Forum Suggestions with $600 build? (with OS) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !