$800 Gaming PC Build

Approximate Purchase Date: Mid to late March 2011

Budget Range: 820 USD after rebates, cannot go over 875 USD

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, internet browsing.

Parts Not Required: Keyboard, Mouse, Moniter

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:, will use other sites if better pc for cheaper price can be provided.

Country of Origin: Texas, United States

Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, ATI GPU

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Not right away. Will be adding a second GPU in near future of computer purchase.

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments:

Current build on is as follows:

DVD Drive: ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM

Case: NZXT TEMPEST EVO Crafted Series TEVO-001BK Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

Hard Drive: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

GPU: XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD 5770 (Juniper XT) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card

Power Supply: CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply

RAM: A-DATA Gaming Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model AX3U1600GB2G9-2G

Mobo: MSI H55-GD65 LGA 1156 Intel H55 HDMI ATX Intel Motherboard

CPU: Intel Core i5-760 Lynnfield 2.8GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80605I5760

Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - OEM

Anything that should be changed?
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  1. Best answer
    System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, internet browsing.
    Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

    Whoa Full HD gaming the HD 5770 is far too lite weight so HD 6950 and crossfire capable?


    +$100 for OS
  2. Best answer selected by Kolish.
  3. Yep happy shopping/building and cheers
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