Solved New rig $1500 budget. need advice Tags: Homebuilt Intel Systems Last response: June 7, 2011 2:17 AM in Systems Share gunt23 May 29, 2011 11:48:55 AM hey guys am trying to build a home server for $1500 my parts list 500watt psu GeForce 8400 (purely for setting up) 4x Seagate Barracuda Green ST1500DL003 1.5TB 5900 RPM in raid 10 HighPoint RocketRAID 640 PCI-Express 2.0 x4 SATA III (6.0Gb/s) Controller Card SUPERMICRO MBD-X7DAL-E-O Dual LGA 771 Intel 5000X ATX Dual Intel Xeon Server Motherboard 6x Rendition by Crucial 2GB 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 667 2x Intel Xeon E5472 3.00GHz LGA 771 will this be any good? advice or criticism welcome thanks jesse More about : rig 1500 budget advice Best solution mjmjpfaff May 31, 2011 12:26:48 AM looks good lots of space gunt23 June 7, 2011 1:41:16 AM Best answer selected by gunt23. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ignoranceabound June 7, 2011 2:17:20 AM For home serve you're better off getting a Dell deal or something cheap and just adding hard drives. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst i7 rig , flexible budget ($1- 1500 ) Need advice . ForumNew purchase soon, 1500 $ gaming rig need advice ! ForumAdvice wanted on a new build. $ 1500 budget . ForumNeed advice for new gaming rig : limit $ 1500 ForumNew Gaming Rig - ~$ 1500 + Eyefinity / Advice Please ForumNeed Advice on $ 1500 Rig for Development and Statistical Analysis ForumBuilding gaming rig , ~$ 1500 , need advice on PSU, CPU, MOBO, Case... ForumBuilding a Gaming PC (Around $ 1500 budget ) - Need some advice ! Forum1000- 1500 $ Gaming rig - First Built - Need advice ForumNew ~$ 1500 complete gaming rig advice ForumBuilding new gaming rig (about $ 1500 budget ) ForumNEW I7 RIG UNDER 1500 . NEED OPINIONS. BUYING SOON ForumLooking for advice on new Gaming Rig 1500 $ ForumDat build... Forum[Solved] Newbie build- $500- need advice please ForumUpgrading my current pc need some advice ForumUpgrade advice on prebuilt PC Forum$650-700 budget gaming build ForumUpgrade vs New System? ForumNewbie Looking for basic system budget 400 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !