Gaming build for WoW $550 budget Tags: New Build World Of Warcraft Systems Last response: November 7, 2011 9:22 PM in Systems Share harrychang November 7, 2011 4:11:12 PM Hey I'm building a computer for my uncle and I need some advice. It will mainly be used for playing WoW. Would this build be adequate to play on high settings? My budget is only $550 $180 - Intel Core i5 2500K LGA 1155 Boxed Processor $40 (bundle w/ rebate) - Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3 LGA 1155 Z68 ATX Intel Motherboard $150 (after rebate) - XFX AMD Radeon HD 6870 $35 (after rebate) - Antec Three Hundred Case $50 - Antec EarthWatts EA-650 $20 - 4GB (2x2GB) Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 Desktop Memory $50 - Seagate Barracuda 500GB Internal SATA Desktop Hard More about : gaming build wow 550 budget crewton November 7, 2011 6:35:15 PM Yes, shouldn't have any issues. PoplicoMan November 7, 2011 8:27:37 PM The HDD have gotten more expensive due to the flood in Japan so if you need the computer NOW you'll have to modify your budget Anyway, I would prefer a WD Black over a barracuda wait for the HDD market return to normal Related resources WoW / TESO Budget Build (Beginner) - Forum I'm stuck with first budget gaming build$550 -$660 - Forum Low budget Gaming build $ 550 - Forum Budget gaming build $ 550 -$700 - Forum Budget Gaming Build - Solid? ($ 550 Limit) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ScrewySqrl a b Ý World of Warcraft November 7, 2011 9:20:20 PM that should be fine, the 500 GB HDD is going to be $90, not $50 however. you can split the difference by getting a i5-2400, which should be plenty of CPU for WOW. roblaw42 November 7, 2011 9:22:54 PM PoplicoMan said:The HDD have gotten more expensive due to the flood in Japan FYI, the flooding is in Thailand, not Japan. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGaming Computer to play WoW 450- 550 $ ForumAMD Budget gaming build (for WoW /please look over) ForumBudget gaming (diablo 3 and wow ).. possible? ForumBeginner Budget Gaming Build ($ 550 ) ForumFirst Time Builder - $ 550 Budget MMO Gaming PC ForumBudget build for WoW ForumNeed Advice on Budget WoW Gaming PC Forum1st Build : 2 Stage Basic Gaming ( Wow ) Build with some future proofing ForumIn Need of A Budget Build..WoW : Cataclysm ForumWoW budget computer build please ForumNew Budget Computer build 450- 550 ForumNew to building ($1,000 budget) ForumBuild for WOW at MAX FPS with 32inc HDTV monitor. Forum£850 Gaming PC - Part Check ForumReview/critique my gaming / video editing build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !