$800 Gaming PC give or take $200

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.

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  1. 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

    GPU: Radeon hd 6950

    RAM: Corsair Vengence 4GBx2

    MOBO: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP HDMI

    PSU: OCZ ZS Series 750W

    Case: Cooler master 922

    wireless adaptor: $50

    SSD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233188&Tpk=Corsair%20Nova%202%2060GB

    Cooler: http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-Sleeve-RR-B10-212P-G1/dp/B002G1YPH0?SubscriptionId=19BAZMZQFZJ6G2QYGCG2&tag=vglnk-c1001-20&linkCode=xm2&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=B002G1YPH0

    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#module147086871
    It has a ton of builds with different budgets.
  2. 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?
  3. I honestly like the HAF 912 better than the HAF 922 due to better/easier cable management.
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