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 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$1300 computer system build needs to be reviewed Forum$500 Gaming PC needs reviewed ForumWanting to build my first Desktop Parts list needs reviewed any comment apprecia ForumNew build , needs review . ForumWhat product would you want reviewed ? Forum[ New System Build ] $800 budget system needs reviewing! ForumNew 8800GT reviewed on Tweaktown.com ForumPro photographer looking for best possible build for my needs under 6k ForumMy first gaming pc build needs review ForumNew Build needs feedback ForumBuild Ready to go, in need of review (Gaming, ~$1300) ForumNew build reviews request ForumNew Build review Budget around $500 ForumNeed Advice on My new Build ForumNew Gaming PC Build : First Time Noob Needs Help ForumPower Supply good for cheap price ForumRe-doing: New build hardware. Need opinions and advice. ForumFirst build in a LONG time, looking for opinions ForumHTPC/Gaming new build $900 ForumNew Build with two kinds of RAID? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !