My new build needs to be reviewed! Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: September 11, 2010 6:17 AM in Systems Share imanoob93 September 11, 2010 2:43:05 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Pretty much like now. BUDGET RANGE: $240-$260 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, surfing the web, music, movies. PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Monitor, Speakers, keyboard, mouse, gpu, psu, hard drive, case, and cd/dvd drive. PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: US PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD OVERCLOCKING: Possibly SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION : 1024x768 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: It's not a complete new build. All I need is a decent motherboard (CrossFire compatible), cpu (quad core for sure), and Ram all for closely around $250. I have a basic idea, but let me know what you guys come up with. Thanks More about : build reviewed ScrewySqrl September 11, 2010 3:01:28 AM this is actually pretty easy. AS Rock 770: $60 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Athlon II X4 640: $106 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Mushkin 4 GB DDR3: $75 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... total $241 m 0 l wielander September 11, 2010 6:17:27 AM Some more options are always good : Athlon II X4 620 OCZ 4GB DDR3 1333 $139 after $20 rebate http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Athlon II X4 640 OCZ 4GB DDR3 1333 $151 after $20 rebate http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Phenom II X4 945 OCZ 4GB DDR3 1333 $181 after $20 rebate http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... ASRock 870 EXTREME3 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard (Newer chipset, 8x/8x PCI-E mode for better Crossfire scaling) $93 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Total (including shipping and rebates): $232 Athlon II X4 620 $244 Athlon II X4 640 $274 Phenom II X4 945 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First build needs reviewed and wondering if it can be made cheaper without sacrificing performance Forum Wanting to build my first Desktop Parts list needs reviewed any comment apprecia Forum $1300 computer system build needs to be reviewed Forum SolvedAdvice Needed: Looking to buy a new build, please review my choices. Forum SolvedNew Build ($1600) Need Review Forum New build, needs review. Forum SolvedNeed a potential system build reviewed Forum [New System Build] $800 budget system needs reviewing! Forum SolvedNew Gaming Build - In need of Review Forum SolvedNew build needs stamp of Approval! Forum SolvedNew build needs a decent antivirus Forum SolvedNew build needs a decent antivirus Forum SolvedNew HTPC Build needs input Forum SolvedNeed Reviews for new build Forum SolvedNew Build, Need double check/reviews plz Forum SolvedNew Build! Need reviewing please! Forum SolvedPC Build Completed needs reviews/help ! Forum SolvedBudget Build - Needs Review Forum Need a review of my new programming workstation build plan. Forum SolvedNew Build Gaming System Needs HELP! ASAP Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !