Solved Building New Computer 1000 Range Tags: New Build Computer Systems Product Last response: January 2, 2011 5:06 AM in Systems Share PancakeMixG December 21, 2010 12:07:05 AM Approximate Purchase Date: Before 2011 Budget Range: 1000 With monitor System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming for the most part Parts Not Required: Keyboard and Mouse Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.ca Country of Origin: Canada Parts Preferences: AMD CPU Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe in future Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 More about : building computer 1000 range Best solution thlillyr December 22, 2010 4:14:34 AM Here is a list that I put together for you to get you started. Everyone else feel free to weight in on the parts chosen I won't take offense. Monitor: 179$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU Phenom II x6 229$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory 2x2Gb G.skill Ripjaws 69.99$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... PSU: Corsair 650W 89$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... VGA: Gigabyte 5870 1Gb 299$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... HDD: 1 Tb seagate baracuda FREE as combo deal with Above video card. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... M/B: Asus 790X atx 98.99$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case: Thermaltake v3 44.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... This all adds up to 1023.94$ You can easily save money by switching to a quad core, a 21" monitor and cheaper board. Share Anonymous December 22, 2010 6:31:40 AM X6 is not require for gaming Go For Phenom 2 955 Instead of Thermaltake NZXT Gamma Case Go for 6950 m 0 l Related resources new to building a computer, Im in the mid range 1000-1200 - Forum Wanting to build a new computer in the 800-1000 range. - Forum Building a new computer for audio recording (hopefully in the $500 range) - Forum New Build, $1000 range - Forum New Gaming Computer - $1000 Range - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PancakeMixG December 22, 2010 10:18:26 PM Thank's guys, thats helpful. But also should I wait for Bulldozer or Sandy Bridge so the prices would go down? m 0 l thlillyr December 22, 2010 11:24:08 PM I would think they would go down but I can't say they go down the same day they are released. I ususaly noticed the price change about 2 months after release. Does anybody here really know when the prices drop due to a new product release? m 0 l PancakeMixG December 22, 2010 11:33:33 PM Oh alright, but thanks for the advice! m 0 l PancakeMixG January 2, 2011 5:06:44 AM Best answer selected by PancakeMixG. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp with building gaming computer for modern games/new releases on medium to high graphics, budget £600 (USD 1000) Forum SolvedBuilding a brand new Gaming Computer [CANADA] 1000-1100 CAD. Forum Last built a rig in 2004,new build in~ $1000 range, how's this setup? Forum Building a new mid-high range computer Forum SolvedNew to building a computer, Budget is $1,000 Forum Help for a New Build 800$ to 1000$ range Forum New Build $1000.00 Range AutoCAD 2011 Forum Building a new computer - Does this look good to you? (1000-1500 budget) Forum New I5 build $1000 range Forum Building new computer, 1,200 Price Range Forum SolvedBuilding New Computer $1000 (With some old parts) Forum Totally lost building a Gaming PC with a range of $1000-1200 USD Forum SolvedNew Computer Build: a desktop Gaming/ Graphics System $1000-1500 Forum SolvedGood Canadian Build ~$1000 Range? Forum Building a new computer. $1,000. Best Plan? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !