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 Share 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 First i7 rig , flexible budget ($1- 1500 ) Need advice . Forum New purchase soon, 1500 $ gaming rig need advice ! Forum Advice wanted on a new build. $ 1500 budget . Forum Need advice for new gaming rig : limit $ 1500 Forum New Gaming Rig - ~$ 1500 + Eyefinity / Advice Please Forum Need Advice on $ 1500 Rig for Development and Statistical Analysis Forum Building gaming rig , ~$ 1500 , need advice on PSU, CPU, MOBO, Case... Forum Building a Gaming PC (Around $ 1500 budget ) - Need some advice ! Forum 1000- 1500 $ Gaming rig - First Built - Need advice Forum New ~$ 1500 complete gaming rig advice Forum Building new gaming rig (about $ 1500 budget ) Forum NEW I7 RIG UNDER 1500 . NEED OPINIONS. BUYING SOON Forum Looking for advice on new Gaming Rig 1500 $ Forum Dat build... Forum [Solved] Newbie build- $500- need advice please Forum Upgrading my current pc need some advice Forum Upgrade advice on prebuilt PC Forum $650-700 budget gaming build Forum Upgrade vs New System? Forum Newbie Looking for basic system budget 400 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !