Workstation/Gaming Budget 800 Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: September 17, 2011 5:41 AM in Systems Share Hahnphooey September 17, 2011 5:17:21 AM Approximate Purchase Date: December Budget Range: 600-800 (Does anyone ever get their rebates?) System Usage from Most to Least Important: Maya, Zbrush, Mental Ray, Diablo 3 Parts Not Required: Sysem is from scratch, but monitor, keyboard, and mouse not needed. Preferred Website(s) for Parts: New egg Country of Origin: US Parts Preferences: Nvidia GPU because ATI has some hiccups in maya for windows 7. Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Cheaper the better Considering a AMD phenom II x4 955, with nvidia 560 ti Have not built a computer in awhile, but going to finish my education in CG. Specifically i'm going to be modeling/texturing/lighting. No complex animation/rigging... Thanks! More about : workstation gaming budget 800 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove aznshinobi Homebuilt system Master September 17, 2011 5:20:15 AM Check out the $850 build in my siggy it should be pretty much good enough for you. http://www.squidoo.com/electronicandmore | Report abuse 008Rohit Homebuilt system Expert September 17, 2011 5:34:22 AM Processor : i5 2400 - $185 MoBo : ASRock H61M-GE - $63 RAM : 2x4GB Corsair DDR3 1333 XMS3 - $42 Graphics : MSI N570GTX-M2D12D5 GeForce GTX 570 - $270 Hard Disk : Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB - $60 Optical Drive : LG 24X DVD R/W - $20 PSU : CORSAIR Builder Series CX600 V2 - $60 Case : Rosewill CHALLENGER-U3 Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower - $60 Total : $760 after rebates | Report abuse Hahnphooey September 17, 2011 5:41:00 AM Thanks! | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Workstation/Gaming Budget 800> Related ressources: Forum~$5500-$6000 Workstation/gaming case, power, and cooling ForumSub $ 800 workstation/gaming build help Forum$ 800 System: Great Multitasker, Decent Gamer, Great for Adobe Software ForumChoosing Motherboard for a workstation/gaming build ForumHelp finishing a $2000-2500 Workstation/Gaming PC ForumAdvice On Budget Workstation/Gaming Build ForumIm Building A System for 3D Software/Rendering and the occasional Game Forum$2.5K-3K budget Workstation+Gaming Forum$500 gaming/workstation PC ForumHave we gotten to the point that SSDs are worth it yet? ForumWorkstation/Gaming help ForumNew Build Feedback -- $2500 Budget Forum$1500-$2000 Dual 1440p Monitor Workstation/Gaming PC ForumWindows won't boot after Motherboard/CPU/RAM change ForumLooking for a New gaming rig 1300$ CAD Forum[Solved] $600 after rebate Pure gaming computer Forum[Solved] Finalizing Gaming PC build, need last peices and a check ForumBuilding a $800 gaming pc ForumGaming rig and first time building a system ForumGaming Build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !