$800 Gaming PC give or take $200 Tags: New Build Gaming Monitors Systems Product Last response: December 29, 2011 5:32 PM in Systems Share matthewmorrisonmain December 28, 2011 8:13:38 PM Approximate Purchase Date: ASAP Budget Range: $700-$1000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming/Media Parts Not Required: Hard Drive, Monitor, Mouse/Keyboard Preferred Website(s) for Parts: What ever is best. Country: U.S. Parts Preferences: What ever is best. Overclocking: Depends on longevity/heat/output. I prefer low-temp/low maintenance systems. SLI or Crossfire: What ever is best Monitor Resolution: This is my monitor. Insignia™ - 42" Class / 1080p / 120Hz / LCD HDTV (Model: NS-42L780A12) This is what I picked out on newegg.com to give you an idea of what I was thinking. More about : 800 gaming give 200 kamikaze1 December 28, 2011 8:23:08 PM I'll give you the list of parts I'm going to order for my computer. I'm using my computer for the same reasons. Here it is: CPU: Intel i5 processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU: Radeon hd 6950 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM: Corsair Vengence 4GBx2 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... MOBO: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP HDMI http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or http://www.amazon.com/Gigabyte-Intel-DDR3-Motherboard-G... PSU: OCZ ZS Series 750W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case: Cooler master 922 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... wireless adaptor: $50 SSD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Cooler: http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-Sleeve-RR-B10... CPU: $220 GPU: $260 RAM: $45 PSU: $100 MOBO: $150 Case: $100 Adapter: $50 SSD: $90 cooler: $20 ___________ Total: $1035 This is a rough estimate, but you can easily save some money if you don't want the SSD, wireless adapter, use a haf 912 instead of 922, or wait on buying a different cpu cooler. I hope I helped a bit Check out this site: http://www.squidoo.com/electronicandmore#module14708687... It has a ton of builds with different budgets. matthewmorrisonmain December 29, 2011 5:19:07 PM I am curious about the pros and cons as well as the differences between buying say HIM/Gigabyte vs. buying EVGA/Asus. Do HIM/Gigabyte offer adequate warranty and quality? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer casey10 December 29, 2011 5:32:08 PM I honestly like the HAF 912 better than the HAF 922 due to better/easier cable management. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNew Gaming rig for $1300 give or take ForumSecond Take : The PC Gaming Slump Forum$1, 200 Gaming PC ---A few questions before I take the plunge Forum$1,000 New build, give or take a little please. ForumFriend and I building a Computer for gaming 500 give or take some if its worth t ForumCan somone give me a gaming pc build? ForumBuilding gaming pc ~ 800 € Forum600 - 800 budget gaming pc ForumNew Gaming Rig give or take $1k Forum$700- 800 Decent Gaming PC Forum$600-$ 800 Gaming PC Build, 1st Time so I need help! ForumAntec P180, give . or take ? ForumNeed advice on $1000 (plus or minus $ 200 ) Mathematics/ gaming PC . Buyin ForumGaming Build: Budget $2,300 ForumBudget PC - Gaming Unit, Hardware & Q's ForumNew Gaming Rig to Purchace Today. Do my parts work? ForumFirst Time Gaming Computer Help? ForumNew Gaming PC - Any comments ? Forum$400 Gaming Budget Build ForumMy Gaming PC seems broken More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !