Cheap system? Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: September 5, 2010 7:28 PM in Systems Share mp3911 September 5, 2010 7:21:39 PM Hey everyone, this is a cheap system that I am about to get, your thoughts? AMD Phenom II X6 1055T @ 195.99 (Micro Center) MSI 880GMA-E45 Socket AM3 880G Motherboard @ 73.96 (Open Box) (Micro Center) Gigabyte GZ-X2 Black Mid Tower @ 29.99 (Micro Center) Diablotek DA Series 500 Watt Power Supply @ 19.99 (Micro Center) Hitachi Desktar 1 TB 7200 RPM HDD @ $50 (Newegg) G.SKILL 4GB (2x2 GB) DDR3 SDRAM @ $79.99 (Newegg) Total Cost (including rebates, discounts, tax, and shipping): 494.05 More about : cheap system Timop a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2010 7:28:30 PM Cheap system with an 1055T? Why? Id say for general usage you can get by with a Athlon X4 635 just fine. Maybe even a 440. First, stay as far away as possible from Diablotek, its just BAD, get this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Then get this board, $60 for the same features+ warranty: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Finally, don't Microcenter have a Buy a CPU get a board free deal? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGood cheap SSD for Operating system Forum SolvedVery cheap gaming system? Forum SolvedNeed a cheap graphics card that would run Tera!! System specs below! Forum SolvedAdvice on Intel to AMD system upgrade? (on the cheap) Forum SolvedLooking to build a functional and cheap system. Need opinions on the one I have picked out. Forum Solvedam i building a cheap Bottleneck system? Forum SolvedBest Cheap Case? And System Criticism? Questions left unanswered? Forum SolvedFor my build, should I get a water cooling system? And if yes could you name some good, cheap ones. Forum SolvedCheap PSU for this system Forum SolvedSmall Cheap and Competent System (Advice please) Forum SolvedCheap System for Parents Forum SolvedBuild a cheap system for normal use Forum Solvedgood cheap case/cooling system/monitor for build Forum SolvedSafe to use a cheap 500W PSU for a 250W system? Forum SolvedSmall quiet cheap system for retro gaming Forum SolvedLooking for a Cheap Gaming System Forum Help With cheap System and low Price Case Forum I want to put together a cheap but decent system Forum SolvedGood System For Cheap Extreme Overclocking? Forum SolvedCheap upgrade or buy complete gaming system? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !