New Gaming Machine Tags: New Build Gaming Monitors Systems Product Last response: July 7, 2010 5:49 PM in Systems Share Arbucks July 7, 2010 4:35:06 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: 1-2 weeks BUDGET RANGE: $1500-1750CDN Before Rebates (Price not incl. monitor) SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, music, with movies occasionally PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard, mouse, speakers PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg.ca, Amazon.ca, Tigerdirect.ca, or any where that ships to Canada COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Canada PARTS PREFERENCES: No real preference if it effects system performance, but slightly prefer intel to amd. Highly interested in SSD if cost efficent. Willing to put this off and wait for a price drop if it improves the build. OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION:1920x1080 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Being quiet would be favourable, but not a selling point. Also, considering getting either one 24' monitor, or a couple of a smaller size (again, monitor not factored into price) More about : gaming machine MadAdmiral a b 4 Gaming a b C Monitor July 7, 2010 5:49:43 PM Here's a starting point. Prices/links are in US. I'll convert the links and prices to Canadian in a bit. CPU/Mobo: X4 955 and Gigabyte GA-790XTA-UD4 $302 RAM: Mushkin Silverline 2x2 GB 1600 mhz CAS Latency 7 $105 GPU: HD 5970 $700 PSU: Corsair 850W $179 before 10 USD rebate ($169 in total) HDD: Samung Spinpoint F3 1 TB $80 Case: HAF 922 $100 Optical: Cheap SATA DVD burner $20 Total: $1,476 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew build advice for gaming machine with ability to run SolidWorks CAD Forum Solvednvidia or amd for new built gaming machine help Forum SolvedMaking new system HTPC for gaming and steam machine.HELP ): Forum SolvedIs a new graphics card enough for this machine to be a gaming pc? Forum SolvedGaming/Media Editing Rig Replacement $600-$1000? (New Machine, Old Parts Available) Forum New gaming machine Forum SolvedNew build: i5 750 --> 3770 or 4770 or wait for 5770? (Video machine w/ light gaming) Forum Solved[New Build] $432 gaming machine Forum Looking to build a new gaming machine with an existing GPU Forum SolvedPreview - New Machine for CRUSHING games... :P I hope Forum SolvedGames Freezing and PC resetting on brand new Windows 8.1 Machine Forum New Gaming Machine Forum SolvedUpgrading my current gaming machine or build new? Forum SolvedOk,The New i5 Ultimate Gaming Machine. Forum SolvedJust bought a new machine. Wondering if/what games this will play... Forum Lag in new gaming machine? Forum SolvedNew gaming machine $1000-1500 Forum SolvedNew Build Gaming Machine Under $800 Advice Please Forum New Motherboard Advice - Dual Boot / Gaming / Multi-Monitor Machine (Should I get Haswell/Z87?) Forum Windows 7 or 8.1 for new gaming machine? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !