New budget gaming build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: September 26, 2010 11:41 AM in Systems Share chloefreak17 September 25, 2010 4:10:36 PM SPECS: Case - Antec Three Hundred Motherboard - ASUS M4A88TD-M CPU - AMD Athlon II X4 Quad Core 640 3.0GHz Processor GPU - Amaze Radeon HD 5850 Video Card RAM - PQI 4GB (2x 2GB) PC3 10666 (1333Mhz) DDR3 HDD - Samsung 500GB 3.5" Spinpoint F3 HDD PSU - OCZ Fatal1ty 550W NEEDS: Gaming, HD video editing, Movie watching PRICE: Between 800 & 900 AUD WEBSITE: Mwave.com.au What do you think about it? Goood value? Would it play MW2, Crysis 1 & 2, and L4D2 at high settings? Can't wait since the comp I got a Pentium 3 processor so it won't play jack sh*t More about : budget gaming build eloric September 25, 2010 5:20:12 PM Looks like a very nice configuration. Maybe an upgrade for the motherboard to allow future addition of crossfire graphics and USB3 connectors? Asus M4A89GTD-PRO for $182 Also, consider a heatsink to facilitate overclocking/cool performance: Zalman CNPS10X Performa for $58 m 0 l chloefreak17 September 26, 2010 6:50:15 AM Not gonna corssfire because it puts me way over budget nd by the time i need 2 ill just by a whole new computer Also not planning on overclocking but am probably gonna get an extra heatsink and/or fan about a cuple months after i get it. m 0 l Related resources New budget PC gaming build RAM help please - Forum New Budget Gaming Build - Forum Need New Gaming PC Build (~1500$ budget) - Forum Need some help with new gaming computer build - Budget USD$1025 - Forum Help With New High End Custom Gaming PC Build Budget <= 3600$ - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mosox September 26, 2010 7:53:45 AM Can you get this RAM? http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-37140143-Team_Elite_4GB_Mem... Cheaper PSU http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-34040568-Antec_NEO_ECO_520C... Alternate case: http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-16011147-NZXT_M59_Classic_S... m 0 l eloric September 26, 2010 11:41:46 AM If you are not going to overclock, then you are spending too much money on your motherboard, and you should not consider a heatsink m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew Gaming Build (Budget $1800) Forum SolvedNew Budget Gaming PC Build help Forum SolvedOponion on new Budget Gaming build. [India] Forum SolvedNew budget gaming build. Questions/Suggestions Forum SolvedNew Budget Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedNew gaming build request?! *$1000 budget* Forum SolvedNew build video editing/gaming $1300 budget Forum SolvedNew Gaming/folding build. Budget $1000ish Forum SolvedNew build budget gaming computer Forum SolvedUpgrading or building new gaming pc 1700-1800 usd budget Forum SolvedHelp New Gaming Build - Up To $4000 Budget Forum SolvedAdvice on new gaming build ~900 budget Forum SolvedNew Build Advice - Gaming/Streaming/Editing (£1000-£1250 Budget) Forum SolvedGaming/minor modeling PC New build Help budget max 1200USD Forum SolvedNew High End Build, $1500 Budget (3 Monitor Gaming, Video Editing) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !