First Time building a gaming pc Tags: Systems Last response: July 10, 2011 7:06 PM in Systems Share mohamed_fatah July 10, 2011 12:54:04 PM Hi i have never built a pc before and its going to be my first time. i have decided that i am going to buy the components off "www.ebuyer.com" I basically want to create a computer which is for gaming however not hardcore.. for example playing games like battlfield 3 which is soon to be released in max detail. Can you please advice me with what components to get as i am a 'noob' and have no knowledge about computer parts, however i am capable of putting the components together . thanks. Approximate Purchase Date: Couple of months Budget Range: £600-800 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, HD Movies, surfing web Parts Not Required: speakers, keyboard, mouse Preferred Website(s) for Parts: www.ebuyer.com Country of Origin: united kingdom (london) Parts Preferences: no knowledge on brands Overclocking: no SLI or Crossfire: no clue what either means Monitor Resolution: Full HD Additional Comments: i would prefer a quite pc and also a pc that does not take a lot of electricity. More about : time building gaming rvilkman July 10, 2011 3:01:19 PM CPU: i5 2400 £151.52 MB:Asus P8H67 Pro £85.85 Memory:Kingston 2x2GB 1.5V CAS9 1333Mhz £35.31 GPU: HIS HD 6950 IceQ Turbo 2GB £204.72 HDD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB £42.00 DVD: Lite-On 24x DVD+/-RW £14.49 Case: Antec 300 £49.88 Case fans: Antec 120mm TrueQuiet £7.77 x 2 PSU: Corsair TX650 V2 £68.90 Monitor: LG E2260V-PN Full HD WLED LCD 21.5" £124.75 Total: £792.94 ( £809.49 shipped or £792.94 with 5 working day shipping) Basically it will let you game at 1920x1080 with everything turned on pretty much. mohamed_fatah July 10, 2011 3:10:16 PM thanks mate i was also wondering if i could use this case with all the components you suggested above http://www.ebuyer.com/product/164961 Related resources First Time Building a Gaming PC - Help - Forum New member with a first time building a gaming PC thread. - Forum First time building a gaming pc - Forum First time building gaming pc. Please adjust where needed. - Forum first time building custom PC gaming help a noob - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rvilkman July 10, 2011 4:09:40 PM You can yes, so you can drop the antec 300 and the 2 extra fans and use that case instead. mohamed_fatah July 10, 2011 6:41:57 PM would i be able to play crysis 2 in max detail? rvilkman July 10, 2011 7:06:47 PM To be honest, no idea. I'm sure someone who has a 6950 and likes crysis 2 can tell us. It most certainly is playable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst time building a budget gaming pc. Any thoughts or opinions? Forum SolvedFirst Time Building a Gaming PC Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming pc, need suggestions Forum SolvedI am building a PC for first time, will my configration work for med level gaming. Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC. Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming pc Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming PC Forum SolvedBuilding gaming PC for first time!! Need help and feedback! Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC [$700 budget] Forum SolvedFirst time building a Gaming PC with $1000 for a gamer Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC! Budget: $1000- $1200 Forum SolvedBuilding a Gaming PC for my first time. Need help! Forum Solvedbuilding my first time gaming pc need some help Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming pc help needed please Forum Solvedfirst time building a gaming pc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !