Solved First Time build! Will this work? under $550 Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: October 27, 2011 8:02 PM in Systems Share OnTh3Go October 27, 2011 1:41:25 AM Thermaltake V3 Black Edition VL80001W2Z Black SECC / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $39.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive $79.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... BIOSTAR A880G+ AM3 AMD 880G HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard $54.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... XFX HD-677X-ZNLC Radeon HD 6770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SONY Black 18X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM SATA DVD-ROM Drive Model DDU1681S-0B - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... LOGISYS Computer PS480D 480W ATX12V Power Supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) Desktop Memory Model F3-8500CL7D-8GBRL http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... AMD Athlon II X3 445 Rana 3.1GHz 3 x 512KB L2 Cache Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Desktop Processor ADX445WFGMBOX http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... total: $503.91 I have never built my own PC and I'am not even sure if everything is compatible! It should be able to run WoW, hopefully D3 and Skyrim on Medium settings. I would appreciate some feedback / advices. Thank you very much! More about : time build work 550 Best solution samuelspark a b B Homebuilt system October 27, 2011 3:09:34 AM Don't cheap out on the PSU. Logisys will blow up on you. Get OCZ, Antec, or Corsair. Here's a MUCH BETTER BUILD. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/phenom-ii-overclock... Will be much more powerful than the build you have made yourself. GI_JONES a b B Homebuilt system October 27, 2011 4:49:14 AM +1 on not getting that power supply. If you really have to save a little cash..try this one, there is an additional $5.00 off with promo code til 10-31, and then after rebate it is only 29.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Related resources First Build , Under $ 550 - Forum Please help, first build in a long time , low budget ($ 550 ) - Forum First time build - needs to last for several years, under $1200 - Forum New build advice under 550 home office ACAD - Forum First Time Gaming Build Under $1000 Need Help Please - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer OnTh3Go October 27, 2011 8:00:20 PM Thank you so much! Thats a fantastic $500 build samuelspark linked. I will go with that one. Cheers OnTh3Go October 27, 2011 8:02:38 PM Best answer selected by Onth3Go. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst time budget build under $700 ForumFirst Time Budget Gaming PC Build under $900 ForumFirst Time Build Under $400 ForumFirst time build - $ 550 ~ $600. Will this work ? ForumFirst time Cheap gaming build under $600 ForumGaming PC components for under 550 -600 USD ForumHelp with ~$ 550 first real build ForumFirst Time Build Budget ~$ 550 Advice Please ForumFirst Time Gaming System Under $1,000: Please Evaluate ForumPSU question. First time build . 550 w enough? ForumMy first build $ 550 -$700 OPEN TO CHANGES ForumFirst time builder, $ 550 gaming PC inspired by Tom's Hardware ForumBuilding an $1000 Dollar gaming PC Forum[Solved] First PC Build Help ForumNew build? Will it run? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !