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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Cheap system on Newegg, thoughts? Forum Building a cheap AMD system Forum Looking for a Cheap Gaming System Forum Good cheap SFF case for AMD FM1 system Forum Which 5.1 speaker system ? (Beware, me cheap ) Forum Cheap Graphics Card that will run Battlefield3 smoothly on my system Forum Good System For Cheap Extreme Overclocking? Forum Uber cheap system questions.. Forum Cheap system builds Forum First time building - looking for a cheap system I can upgrade Forum Cheap system that can handle XBMC? Forum I'm looking to build a cheap gaming system ..Help? Forum Cheap case lighting system ? Forum Building a system , need a cheap LGS1366 MB gfx on board if possible Forum A Tough, Cheap System for a Charity Forum Cheap SSD drive just for running operating system Forum Cheap system with Radeon 6950 Forum Buying tonight, last thoughts? Forum Fast Cheap Work System @ £400 Forum Cheap upgrades for old system Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !