Building an Amd Tags: Homebuilt AMD Systems Product Last response: November 17, 2010 4:00 AM in Systems Share amdghz November 15, 2010 5:24:46 AM im trying to get a gaming pc started i was wondering if this is a good combo with a budget of 250. Ive got everything else for it tower etc... The board is my main concern AMD Phenom II X3 740 Black Edition Heka 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Desktop Processor HDZ740WFK3DGI - OEM ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3 AM3 AMD 890GX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : building amd mosox a b B Homebuilt system November 15, 2010 8:03:48 AM That CPU doesn't come with a HSF, do you have one? You need a crossfire motherboard? If you don't you can get this http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... m 0 l BeCoolBro November 15, 2010 11:44:32 AM Quote:# GIGABYTE GA-870A-UD3 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard # AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ955FBGMBOX $239.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... +1000 m 0 l Related resources Building a new AMD pc - Forum Building my first AMD rig - Forum Amd: Building A Budget PC - Forum Building an AMD Cpu - Forum building gaming rig budget over $1000 should i go with AMD or Intel / Geforce for this? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amdghz November 15, 2010 4:02:01 PM i went with this one for now # AMD Phenom II X3 740 Black Edition Heka 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Desktop Processor HDZ740WFK3DGI # ASRock 880GXH/USB3 AM3 AMD 880G USB 3.0 HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard $148.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Comb [...] mbo.547009 m 0 l amdghz November 15, 2010 4:59:11 PM thanks man.. hey i forgot will that board even find my case its an alienware from 04 i think m 0 l amdghz November 15, 2010 5:13:52 PM check that i just measured it lol.. see what i have is an old school jammy. P3.4 ht alienware, pro 7 cooler, 8800gts 640,. i just needed a quick fix nothing crazy m 0 l amdghz November 15, 2010 5:51:31 PM Buying my wife a 300 camera for Christmas. m 0 l amdghz November 15, 2010 7:29:09 PM Ya but it pays off well lol.. last year she bought me a 25.5 samsung monitor with all the fixes and sennheiser hd 555 headphones with a zalman mic. m 0 l amdghz November 17, 2010 4:00:34 AM Best answer selected by amdghz. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuilding a £300 PC: AMD v Intel Forum SolvedNeed help in building AMD Budget Gaming rig for 500$ Forum SolvedBuilding an AMD Gaming PC Forum SolvedBuilding another AMD system, thoughts please? Forum Solved[HELP] First time building my own gaming RIG. [AMD or INTEL?] Forum SolvedNeed advice building amd gaming computer for under $400 Forum SolvedHelp building a PC for mainly Skyrim on Ultra Settings, I only need MOBO, CPU, and GPU . . . preferably AMD build. >$500 Forum SolvedBuilding an AMD-Nvidia rig Forum Solvedbuilding a $1000 gaming pc intel/amd? Forum SolvedHelp Building AMD Virtualisation server Forum SolvedBuilding the AMD Forum SolvedBuilding An AMD based System For Friend Forum SolvedHi, I am building a machine with AMD FX 6300 processor & Gigabyte GA 78 LMT USB3 Mobo. I have a psu rated at 400W. My Mobo has Forum Solvedbuilding a new computer AMD Forum SolvedBuilding a computer for After Effects use, approx.$500 budget, can't decide between AMD and Intel Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !