Any advice on my new build. Could use some help! Tags: New Build Systems Last response: July 6, 2011 12:53 AM in Systems Share fishycrakers July 6, 2011 12:45:24 AM I want to build a gaming computer with the following components: £52 – Motherboard - MSI 870-G45 AMD 870 (Socket AM3) DDR3 ATX Motherboard £20 – Case - Casecom Shiny Black Mid Tower Case with Front 120mm Red LED Fan - No PSU £44 – PSU - Corsair Builder Series CMPSU-500CXUK 500W Power Supply (PSU) £77 – CPU - AMD CPU Phenom II X4 840 Quad Core Processor £5 – Fan - Titan Aluminium AMD CPU Cooler £28 – RAM - Corsair Memory Value Select 2GB DDR3 1333 Mhz CAS 9 Dual Channel Desktop (two of these) £39 – HDD - Hitachi Deskstar 1TB 7K2000 Hard Drive – HDD £42 – Blu-ray combo - BD Combo Drive HP bd240i - Read Blu-ray & Write DVD £90 – VC - Asus HD 5750 Graphics Card £18 – Speakers - Logitech 2.1 Speakers 17 W RMS Sound System £155 – Monitor - Viewsonic VX2239WM 22" LCD Monitor £4 – Keyboard - Colours IT Multimedia Office Pro Wired PS2 Keyboard £4 – Mouse - Sweex MI002, Black, Internet Optical Mouse, 600dpi, PS2, 3 Buttons £70 – OS - Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit OEM Operating System I don't know if these components are compatible, outdated, or suitable (if there is anything better). I live in the UK so if anyone knows cheaper sites/ shops that would help as well. My budget is about £540. Thanks for any help in advance. More about : advice build r0aringdrag0n July 6, 2011 12:53:45 AM 1) I recommend getting a MoBo with Socket AM3+ such as: http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Motherboards/... 2) And add £4.5 and go with the 955: http://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials/Other+products/AMD+... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New to Computer Building, could use some Help/Advice Forum Solved$2000 Gaming PC! First build, could use some advice/help Forum In the process of new build could use some MOBO/MEM advice Forum In the process of new build could use some advice Forum SolvedBuilding a new system, could use advice. Forum SolvedCould use some help with my new build. Forum SolvedA real old guy wanting to build a real new game machine could use some help.... Forum New Build - could use some advice Forum Building a new computer, could use some help Forum Want super cheap, budget, ultra powerful gaming rig. New to PC building, could use a little advice Forum Want to build something new for Win7 with SLI could use advice Forum New Build, could use some advice Forum I could use some advice on a new build Forum New to cpu building and could use some advice Forum Building a New computer could use some advice Forum Problem with new computer build. Could use some help. Forum Could use a little helpful advice on building Forum SolvedCan I get your opinion on this build? this is my first time and I could use all the help i can get. Forum SolvedNew rig, could use advice on graphics card. Forum SolvedBuild up to $2000, could use some expert advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !