Solved Looking For $800 Gaming PC Tags: New Build Monitors Systems Product Last response: January 3, 2012 11:07 AM in Systems Share Jer1729 January 1, 2012 11:35:40 PM I am looking for a computer under or around $800. I play World of Warcraft, Minecraft, and maybe Battlefield 3 in the future. Approximate Purchase Date: January 17 Budget Range: $600-$800 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Video Editing, Surfing the Internet. Parts Not Required: Keyboard, Mouse, and I'll maybe buy Monitor separately. Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg Country: United States Parts Preferences: None Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Quiet computer. If you include monitor, I will raise price range to $1000. Also needs winows 7 home premium. Blue LED's would nice. More about : 800 gaming Jer1729 January 2, 2012 2:10:36 AM Im also considering buying one from newegg: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Is this better than building one under $800? m 0 l Best solution g-unit1111 a b C Monitor January 2, 2012 3:59:50 AM Jer1729 said:Im also considering buying one from newegg: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Is this better than building one under $800? Cyberpower is not a good brand. Stick with building one - it's not that hard and you'll get a far better system out of it. Try this build: Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 - $59.99 PSU: Corsair CX600 - $69.99 Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme 4 - $109.99 CPU: 3.6GHz AMD Phenom II X4 960T - $149.99 Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 - $29.99 RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) - $43.99 HD: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 7200RPM - $119.99 Optical: Lite On 24X DVD Burner - $19.99 OS: Windows 7 Home Premium - $99.99 Video card: Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 - $149.99 Monitor: Acer G245HQABD 23.6" LCD Monitor Black 5ms - $139.99 Total: $998.98 Share Related resources Looking For a Gaming PC Under 800 US$ - Forum Looking to build a budget $800 animation/gaming pc.. - Forum Looking for Gaming PC 800$-$900 - Forum Looking to build a gaming PC with a budget of $800-$900 - Forum Looking for good gaming PC for under 800$ - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Outlander_04 a b C Monitor January 2, 2012 4:12:27 AM http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/core-i5-overclock-p... Get a better case , maybe the HAF 912 Better RAM MB with a Z68 chipset m 0 l Jer1729 January 2, 2012 8:25:35 PM Do I really need a separate fan, doesn't the CPU come with it? m 0 l Jer1729 January 2, 2012 9:17:35 PM Best answer selected by Jer1729. m 0 l Outlander_04 a b C Monitor January 2, 2012 9:19:30 PM Jer1729 said:Do I really need a separate fan, doesn't the CPU come with it? CPU's come with a heatsink and fan . You dont NEED to buy another one , but aftermarket models with larger fans and more fins cool better and run quieter . Overclockers should use better heatsinks m 0 l Jer1729 January 3, 2012 11:07:40 AM Well since I won't be doing any overclocking any time soon, is it better to hold off on after market fan, especially since I'm new builder m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking for someone to help me build a nice high end gaming PC with a max budget of 800 - 1000 dollars. Forum SolvedI am looking for a 800 dollar priced ranged beast gaming pc build, please help Forum Looking to build a 700-800$ gaming Pc 1st time need help Forum Looking for a Gaming PC Build for $700-$800 Forum SolvedLooking to buy a gaming pc [$800 budget] Forum Looking for a gaming pc for a budget of $800 Forum A total noob looking for gaming PC build recommendations for $600-800 Forum Looking for a good gaming PC for around $800 (more or less) that will be built for me aswell? Forum SolvedLooking for advice on $800 Gaming PC Forum Looking to build another gaming PC with a budget of 800 nzd Forum Solved Newbie looking for my first Gaming PC under $800 Forum Looking for a $800 Gaming pc build Forum I am looking for the best prebuilt gaming pc for $700-$800 Forum SolvedLooking for opinions on a $800-850 gaming pc Forum Console gamer looking to get into pc gaming for around $800 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !