I have a challenge for you. Build the best gaming rig you can for $350ish. This is a stopgap pc, so to speak, as I am heading off for the Air Force in the near future and will drop more cash on a "real" pc after basic/tech school.
APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE:The week of 06/07/10
BUDGET RANGE: 350ish After Rebates
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming(WoW, Dragon Age, Borderlands, etc.) watching Hulu. That's about it.
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: The rig does not require a monitor, speakers, keyboard, mouse, OS or optical drive.
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg(I have only used them.) COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA! USA!
PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD
OVERCLOCKING: Unlikely. SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Negatory.
MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200? I have a whopping 15in. LCD.