Budget Gaming Pc Build From Scratch Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Last response: August 29, 2011 10:41 PM in Systems Share will011 August 29, 2011 8:00:40 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Next week or the week after Budget Range: £500 ($900) not including OS/peripherals System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming - smoothly at high/extreme settings, surfing net, watching movies Parts Not Required: all peripherals not required + OS/antivirus Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Not sure - wherever's cheapest in the UK Country of Origin: England Parts Preferences: Want an AMD build... Preferably a Radeon HD 6850 GPU, and a 3.0GHz+ Processor which can overclock to around 4GHz. Cooler master hyper 212 plus cooler. Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: No. Additional Comments: Mustn't overheat - going to be on for long periods in the day. Want to be able to play games like crysis 2 at high/extreme settings smoothly with high framerates. Thanks. More about : budget gaming build scratch michxymi August 29, 2011 8:51:49 PM Another good option is AMD A8 along with 6670 for Dual Graphics. I have just build a system like this for a friend and we are really surprised on how well it perfoms! jmsellars1 a b 4 Gaming August 29, 2011 10:28:59 PM I know you said you want an AMD build but heres a good idea if you can consider Intel. Intel Core i5-2500k - £159.59 4GB Mushkin Blackline - £25.85 Seagate Barracuda 500GB - £30.24 Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3 - £77.56 XFX ATI Radeon HD 6850 - £124.99 450W XFX Core Edition - £34.80 Xigmatek Asgard - £28.99 DVD Burner - £13.93 Total - £495.95 Before Shipping. Doesn't have the cooler but youre not going to need to overclock for a while anyway. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ScrewySqrl a b 4 Gaming August 29, 2011 10:41:02 PM I'd go with the i5 build now, or wait a month and see how bulldozer performs Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Building Brand New PC Gaming Rig From Scratch - $3000 Budget Forum SolvedBuild my PC from Scratch $3000-$3500 Budget (From NCIX) Forum Solved600$ Budget Gaming PC (from scratch) Forum SolvedComplete New Gaming PC from Scratch Budget of $1500 Forum Solved~$1500 Scratch Intel Gaming PC Build.Asking 4 Suggestions Forum Personal Gaming Computer Build from scratch (1200.00$ Budget) Forum Gaming Build (from scratch) - Tight budget £500-600 Forum Need advice on $700 budget gaming build from scratch Forum Entry Level Gaming PC Under £400 (Prebuilt, I dont want to build from scratch) Forum SolvedBuilding Gaming PC from scratch, need criticism. Forum New to PC gaming and looking to build a rig from scratch ($600-$900) Forum I am building a gaming desktop pc from scratch and I am unsure what motherboard to buy. Forum Help build a gaming pc from scratch Forum SolvedNew build from scratch. 2000-2700 usd budget Forum Best Gaming PC Build From Scratch, $1,500 usd limit Forum Building gaming PC from scratch Forum I need help on building a gaming pc from scratch? Forum Solved$850 Gaming PC from scratch Forum Need help building 700$-1000$ Gaming PC from scratch Forum SolvedCustom PC for Streaming - Building from scratch, did I choose well? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !