Budget Programming Build Tags: New Build Programming Systems Product Last response: March 11, 2011 10:32 AM in Systems Share Malivon March 11, 2011 3:00:19 AM Approximate Purchase Date: March 19 Budget Range: $400 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Programming with NetBeans, 720p video (no games though). Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com Country of Origin: USA Parts Preferences: No preference, but quality parts. Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: No Monitor Resolution: 1440x900 Additional Comments: I am seeking to build a computer that I can program with NetBeans and is able to play videos on NetFlix, Youtube, and Hulu. If at all possible, it must be fairly quiet. --- I have built a system around this, but I am not sure if it is suitable for what I am wanting or afraid it may not be capable of doing some things... AMD Zacate Motherboard by Gigabyte Crucial Memory, 4GB WD Scorpio Black 320GB Antec Case Thanks. More about : budget programming build Martin9630 March 11, 2011 3:27:44 AM With $400 I'd look at the Phenom II X2 555/550/545. One of those. Martin9630 March 11, 2011 3:28:24 AM And a good budget card would be the Radeon HD 5570, or the GT 440. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer batuchka March 11, 2011 10:32:23 AM If Microcenter an option 965BE + Gigabyte 760G $149.99 http://www.microcenter.com/specials/promotions/AMDbundl... Parts from Egg $168 $318 total No Blu Ray/HD DVDs that IGP is fine else 19.99AR HD 5450 with onboard HDMI http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help With First Build : Gaming/ Programming on a Budget Forum First build : Budget SLIM desktop for programming Forum I7 budget build for programming and light gaming Forum $300-400 Programming Build Forum New build for 3d graphics and programming Forum Sub $300 Programming Build Forum High End build - Programming /editing/gaming Forum Programming , Gaming build $1000-$1500 range, need your input Forum Need help with a new build programming / SharePoint/Photoshop/Video Forum Build New Gaming/ Programming PC (Narrow to ~$1000) Forum $2000 Programming /Gaming Build Forum $2000 Programming /Gaming Build Forum $1000 Programming /Gaming PC First Build Forum New Build £700 PC for Web Programming Forum First build : Music Production and Computer Programming Desktop Forum Is this gaming PC okay? Forum My New Build...Thanks! Forum [Solved] Gaming Build - Final Run Forum New Desktop Build - HELP!! Forum [Solved] Finalizing build, need mobo advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !