Solved $700-800 Gaming Rig Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: July 16, 2010 4:14 PM in Systems Share Mobedda July 6, 2010 6:01:36 PM This is only my 2nd build so when in doubt, turn to the experts. APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: 1 – 4 Weeks BUDGET RANGE: 700-800 After Rebates SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming: Mostly WoW and possibly any more MMO’s that may catch my eye. Plus the occasional CoH. Surfing PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard, Mouse, Monitor, OS, Speakers, Case (Full Tower Xclio) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Preferably Newegg COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: US PARTS PREFERENCES: I’m not a “fanboy”, I would just like good reliable components. OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1680x1050 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I’m still doing my own homework on this as well, hopefully after I get my list together I can bounce it off of your suggestions. Thanks ahead of time. More about : 700 800 gaming rig jrhii July 6, 2010 6:08:46 PM Intel or amd? m 0 l Best solution banthracis a b 4 Gaming July 6, 2010 7:06:33 PM optical $20 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... MOBO GA 790 UD4 $140 w/ $15 MIR http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM G Skill Eco 1600 cas 7 $105 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU/CPU 5770 and Phenom ii x4 955 $305 w/ $20 MIR PSU/HD Corsair 650TX and 1tb spinpoint F3 $145 w/ $20 MIR http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Total: $721 before $55 Rebates Share Related resources $700-800 Gaming Rig and Already have OS and Monitor, K/M - Forum $700-800 Gaming Rig, Recommend Parts! - Forum first gaming rig build €700-€800 need advice - Forum $700-800 HTPC gaming rig - Forum $700-$800 gaming value rig help with cpu/mobo combo and gpu - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jrhii July 6, 2010 7:10:52 PM I would recommend this ram, same price. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Mobedda July 6, 2010 8:18:16 PM My current CPU is an Intel 2.8 Single Core, it was a hand me down and has worked flawless for the past 5 yrs....im just needing more power so im open to Intel or AMD for that matter. Thanks m 0 l banthracis a b 4 Gaming July 6, 2010 9:02:42 PM jrhii said:I would recommend this ram, same price. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Eco's are same performance and timings rated at a lower voltage. Basically, just ripjaws that are better binned. A better buy since prices are same. m 0 l Mobedda July 16, 2010 4:14:25 PM Best answer selected by Mobedda. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved700-800 gaming rig with upgrade option in a year Forum SolvedAsking for advice on $700-800 Gaming Rig Build Forum £700-800 Gaming/Rendering rig. Forum Mini itx gaming rig ($700-$800) Forum New build gaming rig help £700-£800 budget Forum [UK] £700-£800 Gaming Rig Forum $700-800 Gaming Rig Advice On Parts Forum Picking parts for a new gaming rig, 700-800$ budget. Forum $700-$800 Gaming Rig Forum 700-800 Basic Gaming Rig Forum Gaming Rig in 700-800$ range! Forum Building a new gaming rig, $700-800 Forum Budget gaming rig $700-$800 Forum $700-800 Gaming Rig need guidance Forum Under $700-$800 Gaming Rig Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !