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 $597AR: Deneb Balck Edition + HD 6850 and crossfire capable HD6K: single/CF review http://www.anandtech.com/show/3987/amds-radeon-6870-685... Atotalnoob November 30, 2010 7:57:48 AM Never heard of Wintec....cool looking colour though... =p other then that +1 to bat Related resources Please help with XMAS gift decision: build or buy Dell? - Forum 1600$ budget gaming computer for xmas gift - Forum Metroid Prime 2 Echoes: Good Xmas Gift ? - Forum Need help, Budget PC for Xmas gift - Forum Looking to buy my dad a vid card for xmas 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. goreaxe December 7, 2010 1:01:57 AM Best answer selected by goreaxe. batuchka December 7, 2010 5:16:34 AM Yep happy shopping/building and cheers ^^ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$800 Dollars Budget, Need Help Please, Xmas Coming! ForumSuggestions for my X-Mas present build ForumFirst watercooled build ForumFirst Gaming Build ...for son, xmas ForumNeed Help Picking a Few Parts for my First Gaming PC Build ForumBuilding my own system for XMAS ! First timer, got some questions! ForumBudget Gaming System ( first build too...) ForumX-Mas PC Build for my brother - Any Advice? ForumChristmas Gift to Myself ( Gaming PC) ForumI bought all this for my wife as a valentines day gift , let me know if i made th ForumHelp a Rookie: compatibility issues in my first build ? ForumPCI compatibility question ForumFirst time build - posts successfully but no video ForumGaming build ~2000USD ForumFirst time builder- suggestions / advice welcome More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !