Building an $800 gaming computer, need advice Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Computer Systems Product Last response: September 26, 2010 2:52 PM in Systems Share brucicus September 26, 2010 8:43:23 AM Hello, I'm new to building my own computer and would like to figure out a build for a gaming computer at around an $800 budget. Here's what I have to start with: 1680x1050 resolution monitor 2 creative speakers + subwoofer microsoft laser mouse Canon mp830 printer I'll need everything else including Windows And I'll be using this for games like Starcraft 2 and Civ V. I'd appreciate any suggestions! Thanks! More about : building 800 gaming computer advice ScrewySqrl a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming September 26, 2010 10:28:00 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 2x PowerColor AX5770 1GBD5-H Radeon HD 5770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 CrossFireX Support Video Card Item #: N82E16814131330 -$20.00 Instant [strke]$319.98[/strike] $279.98 ($139.99 each) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Mushkin Enhanced Essentials 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model ... Item #: N82E16820146748 $69.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Rosewill DESTROYER Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case ,comes with Three Fans-1x Front Blue LED 120mm Fan, 1x Top 120mm ... Item #: N82E16811147144 LITE-ON 24X DVD Writer Black SATA Model iHAS424-98 LightScribe Support Item #: N82E16827106335 -$15.00 Instant -$17.00 Combo $83.98 $51.98 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... OCZ Fatal1ty OCZ550FTY 550W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V SLI Ready 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply Item #: N82E16817341022 SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Item #: N82E16822152185 -$20.00 Instant -$20.00 Combo $15.00 Mail-in Rebate Card $159.98 $119.98 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ965FBGMBOX Item #: N82E16819103727 GIGABYTE GA-890GPA-UD3H AM3 AMD 890GX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard Item #: N82E16813128435 -$5.00 Instant -$20.00 Combo $302.98 $277.98 Subtotal: $799.91 Shipping: $15.36 m 0 l batuchka a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming September 26, 2010 11:12:40 AM Tower @ $685AR OS $100 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $785AR in total m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mosox a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming September 26, 2010 2:52:12 PM ^+1 Maybe this combo RAM/case since it's in the budget. http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help building a gaming computer with the budget of 700-800 dollars. Forum SolvedNeed Advice Building an $800 Budget Gaming PC Forum Need help building a Gaming Computer Middle Budget 800-1100$ Forum SolvedNeed Advice For Building A Gaming Rig (800-1000) Forum SolvedBuilding my first gaming computer! Need advice, input, and alternatives! Forum SolvedBuilding my first gaming computer, need advice! Forum SolvedGaming computer building advice needed Forum SolvedNeed advice building amd gaming computer for under $400 Forum Solvedfirst gaming rig build €700-€800 need advice Forum SolvedNeed Advice: Girlfriend Gaming Build -- Mini-ITX Gaming For ~$800 Forum Solvedgirlfriend and i are building a new gaming computer for the first time. need advice Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming computer, need advice Forum SolvedNeed advice/help on new £800 gaming build Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming computer need advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on building gaming computer! Forum SolvedBuilding my first computer, Workstation/Gaming rig: need advice on components Forum Solved$800 budget gaming computer build advice Forum SolvedBudget gaming build 800$ need advice on mobo and antivirus Forum SolvedNeed Help on $750-$800 Gaming/Video Editing Computer Build Forum Need advice on building/buying a gaming PC for around £800 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !