Solved Computer Build for $650 Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: September 4, 2011 4:49 AM in Systems Share fatalshot808 September 2, 2011 11:21:27 AM Approximate Purchase Date:Today or Tomorrow Budget Range:under $650 if possible. System Usage from Most to Least Important:Gaming(Starcraft 2, Battlefield 3, Team Fortress), Browsing, Multimedia Parts Not Required: Keyboard, Mouse, GPU(MSI GTX 470 1.25gb), OS, Monitor, and Case(HAF 922 Mid Tower Case) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.com Country of Origin: United States Parts Preferences: Intel Core i5-2500k Overclocking: Yes, I'll probably push it to 4.0-4.4ghz SLI or Crossfire: No Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: I also need an after market HSF for the cpu and thermal paste. Thanks in Advanced! More about : computer build 650 GhislainG a b B Homebuilt system September 2, 2011 5:17:31 PM What parts are you specifically looking for (other than the i5-2500K)? Thermal paste is included with the aftermarket HSF. Best solution 008Rohit a b B Homebuilt system September 2, 2011 5:40:39 PM Processor : Intel Core i5 2500K - $220 HSF : CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ - $30 Motherboard : ASRock Extreme3 Gen3 Z68 - $130 RAM : Gskill RipjawsX DDR3 1600 2x4GB - $55 Storage : Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s - $60 Optical Drive : LG DVD R/W - $20 PSU : Antec Neo Eco 620W - $50 (newegg offer) Total : $465 after rebates Related resources Need help with my computer build $ 650 max Budget !!! - Forum New Build - 500- 650 Gaming Computer - Forum $ 650 multi-use computer build - Forum Help me build my 1st computer $600 - $ 650 - Forum Building a computer (£ 650 ) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fatalshot808 September 4, 2011 1:46:56 AM Thanks 008Rohit, the build you posted is actually alot more cost effective than I was expecting. fatalshot808 September 4, 2011 1:47:10 AM Best answer selected by Fatalshot808. 008Rohit a b B Homebuilt system September 4, 2011 4:49:47 AM Glad that I could help you. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNoob building a budget gaming computer build > 650 ForumTrying to Build a full atx computer for less than $ 650 ForumFull Build $ 650 Forum650 USD Gaming computer ForumWhats the best gaming computer i can build with $ 650 ? ForumNew Budget Build US $500- 650 Forum560ti vs. 650 ti vs. anything else for my build ? Forum$ 650 gaming computer ForumNew build . $ 650 max ForumHelp For New Gaming Build for 650 - 800 Dollars Forum$500-$ 650 build for a friend ForumGaming Build: Budget $2,300 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !