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500-$600 sc2 rig

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: within this week

BUDGET RANGE: 500-600 After Rebates, preferably in the 550 range. **excluding the monitor

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: sc2 and internet

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: os(winodows 7 64bit), mouse and keyboard.

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA

PARTS PREFERENCES: none

OVERCLOCKING: no if it makes things cheaper?

SLI OR CROSSFIRE: no

MONITOR RESOLUTION: don't know, no monitor.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I'm rather extremely new so I'm not picky or anything. Just want something that runs sc2 on medium-high graphics and is upgradable in the future.

sorry if this post seems repetitive, i searched up alot of other peoples threads but all their combos and deals were expired sooo yeah i hope i didn't miss any info.
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  2. Best answer
    Here is a build...
    X3 440 - Prefer to be at stock settings, then this is better also the L3 cache doesnt come into play quite often...
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103843

    Mobo + DVD
    ASUS 880G SATA 6GB/s and USB3.0 + ASUS DVD
    Newer chipset with new features
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.463035

    Graphics card
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.456537
    Or if you will be buying SC2
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.454867

    RAM -
    Patriot 4GB DDR3
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820220435

    Samsung F3 500GB
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822152181

    CASE + PSU
    Silverstone PS05-B Black Steel + Antec ECO 520W
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.469963

    Total - ~$622 | $572 After Rebates...
  3. thank you so much =D
  4. Best answer selected by OmGLooK.
  5. one more question, what kind of HSF should i get, if i even need one.
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