Solved Q9550 Gaming Build $ 600 Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: July 31, 2010 5:32 AM in Systems Share xxgamxx July 29, 2010 9:36:11 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This summer BUDGET RANGE: 500-600. I'm not sure how to do rebates so... SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming (MW2 CSS FPS) Editing (Cinema 4d Sony vegas After Effects) PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, CPU, OS PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg, tigerdirect COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: I'm looking for a 5770 but not sure if it suits my monitor OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1440x900 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: some type of glow on the case(first build and all I wanted was bling) My Build so Far: MOBO : GIGABYTE GA-EP45T-UD3LR LGA 775 Intel P45 ATX Intel Motherboard GPU: XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD 5770 (Juniper XT) 1GB PSU: OCZ Fatal1ty OCZ550FTY 550W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V SLI Ready 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ 500GB 7200 RPM CASE : Rosewill CHALLENGER Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower Total : $590.64 Any advice? IF anyone knows of any combo deals on newegg let me know. Also a recommendation for a optical drive that's cheap and will allow me to install windows (no cd burner.) More about : q9550 gaming build 600 guanyu210379 July 29, 2010 1:49:27 PM - Your system looks Ok. - Sorry can't help with newegg. Never looked into newegg, because newegg doesn't ship to europe. -Any cheap Samsung drive with burner will do just fine. The price doesn't differ much with the one without burner. Best solution mrhoshos96 July 29, 2010 2:01:24 PM Share here is a little cheaper build for $529.93 befor rebates and $484.93 after rebates gpu+psu: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... case+mobo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... hdd: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... odd: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Related resources Q9550 or i5 750 Gaming /Multimedia Build Help - Forum I7 Gaming Build vs Q9550 - Which is better? - Forum Q9550 gaming PC - Forum Difference in Gaming Between E6850 and a Q9550 - Forum Help me decide which I should go with Q9550 or i7 920 build . Final ver - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xxgamxx July 29, 2010 7:48:49 PM mrhoshos96 said:here is a little cheaper build for $529.93 befor rebates and $484.93 after rebates gpu+psu: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... case+mobo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... hdd: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... odd: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... That's a really good combo package. Is that RAM any different than the one I wrote above? Also that case you suggested, it only comes with one fan? mrhoshos96 July 29, 2010 10:26:04 PM 2 actually http://www.coolermaster-usa.com/product.php?product_id=... but they can handle the heat i mean the whole case is ventellated xxgamxx July 30, 2010 1:35:54 AM Question: Is this GPU overkill for my resolution? mrhoshos96 July 30, 2010 11:52:25 AM no the gpu is excellent for your resoloution xxgamxx July 31, 2010 5:32:23 AM Best answer selected by xxgamxx. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New Build , Q9550 and HD4870 1GB Forum Enough of this Q9550 . Upgrade Advices! Forum Usefulness of q9550 for near future Forum Q9550 on a GA-P35-DS3L Forum The Better of Q9550 or Q6600 Forum QX9775, QX9770, QX9650, or Q9550 ? Forum Q9550 vs pentium 4 Forum New Gaming (mainly) build ~ 600 $ Forum Q9550 or i7-860? DDR2 or DDR3? X48 or P55? Forum I5 vs Q9550 Forum Q6600 vs. Q9550 Forum Q9550 vs Phenom II 955 Forum Dat build... Forum [Solved] $2000 Budget for Gaming PC Forum [New Build] Tear It Apart Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !