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 SolvedNeed Advice For Building A Gaming Rig (800-1000) Forum SolvedBuilding my first gaming computer, need advice! 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 SolvedBuilding a gaming computer need advice Forum SolvedNeed advice/help on new £800 gaming build Forum SolvedNeed advice on building gaming computer! Forum SolvedBuilding my first computer, Workstation/Gaming rig: need advice on components Forum SolvedNeed Help on $750-$800 Gaming/Video Editing Computer Build Forum SolvedBudget gaming build 800$ need advice on mobo and antivirus Forum Solved$800 budget gaming computer build advice Forum Need advice on building/buying a gaming PC for around £800 Forum SolvedNeed advice on $800 gaming build Forum Need Tips/Advice for building a gaming computer Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming computer, need advice on components! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !