Solved Gaming Xmas Gift First Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: December 7, 2010 5:16 AM in Systems Share goreaxe November 30, 2010 5:43:07 AM Hello everyone, this is my first build and it will be a christmas present for my girlfriend. She will mostly be using it for gaming and I would like your help in case something doesn't look right or you have a better option. Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case for $100 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model F3-10666CL9D-8GBRL for $90 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SAPPHIRE 100283L Radeon HD 5770 (Juniper XT) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card for $140 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Western Digital Caviar Blue WD6400AAKS 640GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive for $70 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz 4 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ965FBGMBOX for $160 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS M4N98TD EVO AM3 NVIDIA nForce 980a SLI ATX AMD Motherboard and CORSAIR Professional Series AX850 850W ATX12V v2.31 / EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply as a combo for $285 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Am I missing anything? Anything you would suggest or change? More about : gaming xmas gift build Best solution batuchka November 30, 2010 5:51:31 AM Quote:She will mostly be using it for gaming and I would like your help in case something doesn't look right or you have a better option. Just the 4GB RAM and a far superior GPU would do much better for your green $597AR: Deneb Balck Edition + HD 6850 and crossfire capable HD6K: single/CF review http://www.anandtech.com/show/3987/amds-radeon-6870-685... Share Atotalnoob November 30, 2010 7:57:48 AM Never heard of Wintec....cool looking colour though... =p other then that +1 to bat m 0 l Related resources 1600$ budget gaming computer for xmas gift - Forum Please help with XMAS gift decision: build or buy Dell? - Forum First Gaming Build...for son, xmas - Forum First build for my Christmas gift - Forum Complete NOOB building boyfriend gaming rig for gift, and I need HELP !!! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer vindictive November 30, 2010 1:51:57 PM Yea the OP had an nforce chipset which is older now. Batchuka's build is nice. m 0 l goreaxe December 7, 2010 1:01:57 AM Best answer selected by goreaxe. m 0 l batuchka December 7, 2010 5:16:34 AM Yep happy shopping/building and cheers ^^ m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help, Budget PC for Xmas gift Forum SolvedWhich Xmas Gaming Build....AMD or INTEL Forum SolvedXmas gaming build-$600 Forum SolvedBudget Xmas Gaming Build, Advice Please Forum SolvedMy birthday gift(help gaming/rendering) build Forum Building my own system for XMAS! First timer, got some questions! Forum Gaming build for $1000 including OS & monitor - gift for my son Forum ~30 hours computer repair as xmas gift. Read this poem for the card Forum $1,200+ Gaming Build before XMAS! Forum Strictly $650 gaming build XMAS. Forum Xmas Gift from Cingular??? Forum Metroid Prime 2 Echoes: Good Xmas Gift? Forum Approx. 2500 gaming build - graduation gift Forum XMAS~GAMING~BUILD~$400~COD6~V2 Forum Best 2009 X-Mas AMD/AM3 Gaming Build $850+ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !