$600-800 budget build advice, already have PSU/GPU Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: January 1, 2012 9:29 PM in Systems Share salguod1138 March 14, 2011 4:44:05 AM Approximate Purchase Date: By beginning of April Budget Range: $600-800 after rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: 3D work/Game design (Maya, Unity, Photoshop), Gaming (Borderlands, ), dual monitor multi-tasking. Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, speakers, OS (Windows 7 Home Premium) monitor(LG W2353V), PSU ( Corsair GS600), GPU (EVGA gtx460 SC) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com, but I'm not picky. Country of Origin: United States, (San Francisco, CA) Parts Preferences: Intel CPU Overclocking: Not planning on overclocking myself SLI or Crossfire: Would like to be able to SLI another GTX 460 eventually, will do it in this build if I can afford it...But not a huge priority Monitor Resolution: 1920 x 1080, I've got a smaller second monitor running 1280 x 1024 since that's its max. Additional Comments: Looking for reliable PC that can handle school work (Game Design major), PC Gaming (aka research! ), browsing the internet, and watching movies. More about : 600 800 budget build advice psu gpu WR2 March 14, 2011 6:48:53 AM Hello salguod1138; It's a bit early to be picking specific parts. Current combo deals and sales items change too fast for this list to be current. And Sandy Bridge motherboard availability is still sparse because they sell out about as fast as the appear. LITE-ON DVD Writer - Bulk - Black SATA Model iHAS224-06 LightScribe Support - OEM Antec Three Hundred Illusion Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model 996776 GIGABYTE GA-P67A-UD3-B3 P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Motherboard Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K Scythe SCMG-2100 Sleeve CPU Cooler ~$640 before any rebates, taxes or shipping cin19 March 14, 2011 4:18:47 PM you need the p67(B3) motherboard for i5-25ooK. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fb39ca4 January 1, 2012 9:29:09 PM lol i googled "i5 25ook" and ended up here Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New $1000 build . ( PSU/GPU already bought) Forum Advice for potential upgrades to current AMD Rig ($ 600-$800 budget ) Forum 750$ Budget Gaming Build Forum Need advice for a $ 600-$800 Budget /Gaming PC Forum Build New ( 600-800 budget ) or buy used? Forum $ 600-800 budget computer (First time building my own computer) Forum $ 600-800 PC Build (non-gamer) Advice Forum $ 600-800 gaming build Forum $ 600-800 PC for ultra SC2, but upgradable (4-5yrs) Forum New budget build 600-800 Forum $ 600-800 gaming PC, requesting criticism Forum $ 600-$800 WWYD upgrades Forum Budget Future Proof Intel Build (~ 600-800 ) Forum PCI compatibility question Forum New $800 gaming build Forum [Solved] P67 Pro availibility+ Memory advice Forum New 2600K build/ Just sharing/ Thanks for looking Forum First time build, buying parts in one week, have some questions Forum Building my fist computer, need some advice! Forum [Solved] Low-end gaming build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !