[New Build] $500 SW:TOR Computer Tags: New Build AMD Systems Product Last response: August 5, 2010 12:32 PM in Systems Share hexx311 August 4, 2010 12:35:53 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within a month BUDGET RANGE: ~$500 Before Rebates SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Playing Star Wars: The Old Republic PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, Case) **THermaltake 500 Watt Power Supply ** PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: NewEgg, Tigerdirect, ZipZoomFly COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD and MSI OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 Here is what I have found: Mobo: MSI 870-G45 AM3 AMD 870 ATX AMD Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Ram: G.Skill Ripjaws: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Video Card & CPU Combo: MSI R5770 Hawk & AMD Phenom II x4 955 Black Edition: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Opinions and options are welcome........ Thanks for you help. More about : build 500 tor computer lowriderflow August 4, 2010 12:59:26 AM It's a good budget build. You can save some money going with this RAM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Its $30 cheaper after rebates and actually slightly faster - it's obviously UGLY as sin, but who really cares hexx311 August 5, 2010 11:43:51 AM I will check out that RAM thanks. I guess another question is that this game doesn't come out till spring 2011, any chance I can get some better deals on more powerful stuff if I wait till Feb 2011? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ct1615 August 5, 2010 12:32:57 PM hexx311 said:I will check out that RAM thanks. I guess another question is that this game doesn't come out till spring 2011, any chance I can get some better deals on more powerful stuff if I wait till Feb 2011? yes, new video cards will be out by the then so the price of the ATI 5770 should drop. CPU prices and RAM prices and also drop as well. Plus, don't hold your breathe on the game coming out on time. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum3 year old computer < SW : TOR Forum$1, 500 Build for SW:TOR ForumNeed Help upgrading for SW:TOR ForumBudget Gaming Build for SW:TOR ForumHow well would this run games like SW:TOR and WoW? ForumGaming PC ( TOR , Skyrim), ~$1200 Forum$300 upgrade for SW:TOR release need some guidance ForumSW:ToR Lag Spike / FPS Issues ForumPlaying SW:TOR on a bad video card ForumUpgrading from Radeon X1650 Pro in prep. for SW:TOR . Please help! ForumPlease review new day trading system with 6 monitors ForumFirst build £750 budget ForumBudget amd pc estimate Forum$1700 Gaming Build Forum[Solved] Gaming computer on a budget. Thoughts? ForumFirst Build - Would like your thoughts ForumStarcraft 2 Computer (Budget in mind) ForumNewbie - Need Advice - Build for graphic design work... ForumThis is the build I am planning on making. ForumMy Computer Just Stops Working More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !