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. 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 Related resources New Build , $ 1000 range - Forum New Gaming Computer - $ 1000 Range - Forum Help for a New Build 800$ to 1000 $ range - Forum Wanting to build a new computer in the 800- 1000 range . - Forum New Build $ 1000 .00 Range AutoCAD 2011 - 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? 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? PancakeMixG December 22, 2010 11:33:33 PM Oh alright, but thanks for the advice! PancakeMixG January 2, 2011 5:06:44 AM Best answer selected by PancakeMixG. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNew I5 build $ 1000 range Forum~$ 1000 Mid Range PC Build Compatibility Check/Advice/Recommendations ForumBuilding a new computer , a lot of questions. ( 1000 -1300€) Forum$ 1000 range gaming build for ABSOLUTE NOOB Forum$ 1,000 Gaming Computer , New to Building ForumHelp Building a Gaming Computer ? ~Mid- Range Budget~ Forum$ 1000 range GAMING pc build for ABSOLUTE NOOB ForumLast built a rig in 2004, new build in~ $ 1000 range , how's this setup? ForumDat build... Forum[Solved] New PSU headroom ForumNew Build, any problems with it? Forum[Solved] First Time Building, Need Some Help ForumNew HTPC Build Help ForumGaming computer for under $3,500+ dilemma :) ForumNew Cheap system. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !