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~$1200 Gaming PC Final Build - Please Check it over!
Aug 14, 2010, 5:53 PM
I have been researching for a couple of months and am now ready to order. I just wanted someone to check it over and make sure everything is compatible and such, I would appreciate it very much.
APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Today
BUDGET RANGE: $1000 -$1200
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, internet surfing, school stuff
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: mouse, speakers, OS
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA
PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD/ATI
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe
MONITOR RESOLUTION:1920 x 1080
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I forgot to put the Optical drive in the shopping cart, but I have now.
CPU: AMD 955 Black Edition 3.2Ghz Quad-Core
GPU: XFX ATI HD5870 1GB
PSU: Antec EarthWatts 650W
Case: Antec 300 Illusion Mid-tower case
RAM: G.skill 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3
Mobo: MSI 790X AMD Motherboard
Monitor: Asus 23.6" 1920 x 1080 LCD Monitor
HDD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB
ODD: Asus DVD Burner
Keyboard: Saitek Eclipse II
Aug 14, 2010
1200 gaming final build check over
Aug 14, 2010, 6:02 PM
955BE + Asus 870 combo
F3 1TB + XFX 650 80+ Bronze/Modular combo
Lian Li K58 + 2 X 2 GSkill DDR3 1600
Aug 14, 2010, 6:03 PM
Also forgot to add the OS: Windows 7 64-bit
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Aug 14, 2010, 6:05 PM
XFX 5870 & XFX 750W 80+ Silver PSU
- $480, -$40 for the GPU with promo code (ends 8/15), -$20 MIR. Potential final price of $420.
Agreed though, the build is good, not much more to do except track down combos & finalize it.
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