$600-700 new gaming rig Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 23, 2010 3:30 AM in Systems Share hunglejungle November 23, 2010 3:07:43 AM I would first like to apologize for the sloppiness, this is my first time. Approximate Purchase Date: Now till' Cyber MOnday Budget Range: $600-700 System Usage from Most to Least Important: (Surfing the internet, gaming (SC2, COD etc...) , photoshop, word, powerpoint, adobe viewer.) Parts Not Required: monitor, mouse, keypad Preferred Website(s) for Parts: NewEgg, amazon, MicroCenter Country of Origin:USA Parts Preferences: intel, ATI radeon Overclocking: maybe later on when needed SLI or Crossfire: Maybe later on when needed Monitor Resolution: (1920 x 1080), -------------------------------- This is what i have in mind right now. plz check to see if they are compatible or not. already bought: antec 902 + ripjaws ddr3-1600 -- $135 with $35 rebate Planning on buying: i5-760 -- http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... -- $184 with tax EVGA p55 LE -- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... -- $90 with $60 rebate XFX HD 5770 and XFX P1-650X-CAH9 650W -- http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... -- $140 with $50 rebate Samsung Spintpoint F3 -- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... -- $55 Cheap optical drive for around $10. total: $614 with $145 rebate Any suggestions for improving my build is greatly appreciated. This will be my first build and i am very excited. More about : 600 700 gaming rig batuchka November 23, 2010 3:30:12 AM Ouch HD 5770 on 1920 x 1080 is something i wouldn't suggest for a gaming rig and really for this budget range: $629AR : quad + HD 6850 and crossfire ready HD6K: single/CF review http://www.anandtech.com/show/3987/amds-radeon-6870-685... Remove h/w u have/already bought Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum600-700 USD Gaming Rig - First Timer. Forum$ 600-700 Budget 3D Workstation / DAW / Gaming Rig ForumNew build - budget of 600/700 EUR for gaming ForumIn need of a $ 600-$700 Gaming rig that can multitask Forum$ 600-700 Gaming Rig - Looking for Advice! Forum$ 600-700 Gaming Rig Help! =) ForumNewbie building a $ 600-$700 gaming rig ForumBest $ 600-$700 gaming rig ForumNew Gaming Build $ 600-$700 ForumNew gaming build 600~700 $ Forum$ 600-700 from scratch gaming PC Forum$ 600-700 from scratch gaming PC ForumHelp!! i need to build a rig for 600-700 ForumBuilding gaming desktop for ~$ 600-700 ForumGaming PC - £ 600-700 ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumBudget Gaming Computer $600-700 Forum$600-700 before taxes Gaming Build Forum[Solved] 1st build $600-700 Gaming PC w/OS Forum$600-700 Gaming PC (advice on prelim build) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !