Help with ~$700 Gaming Build Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: March 23, 2012 5:32 PM in Systems Share flamenader March 23, 2012 4:18:51 PM Approximate Purchase Date: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better)) Budget Range: $700 BEFORE rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, web surfing, school work Parts Not Required: Monitor Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg, Microcenter Country: (e.g.: India) U.S. Parts Preferences: i would prefer a intel CPU other than that it doesnt matter Overclocking: Future maybe SLI or Crossfire: Future maybe Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: I would like it to be around $700 before rebates because i will also need a mouse and keyboard, ill play games like BF3, Minecraft, and Skyrim Thanks! More about : 700 gaming build genghiskron March 23, 2012 4:38:54 PM does the $700 budget include the OS? m 0 l flamenader March 23, 2012 4:52:18 PM genghiskron said:does the $700 budget include the OS? The OS has to fit within the $700 range, so its really a $600 build with the OS m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer genghiskron March 23, 2012 5:32:39 PM the microcenter i5 combo is pretty hard to resist. with $50 off, you can score an i5-2500k + gigabyte z68 for $228 after tax http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... as such, the whole build goes a bit over budget. a more typical $600 build will instead use an i3-2100 or i3-2120 and an h61 mobo. sony dvd burner: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... nzxt source case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... seagate 500gb hdd: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... cx500w psu: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... windows 7: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... sapphire hd6870+ 8gb gskill ddr3 1333: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... $746 before rebates keep in mind that prices fluctuate constantly, and id bet u could save a bit on windows and a good 500w psu if you wait (but dont buy a crappy one. stick to antec, seasonic, xfx, corsair, pc power and cooling). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp with £600 - 700 gaming build Forum SolvedNeed help to build a Gaming PC for like 700-750 euros Forum Solved£700 budget gaming build comparison help Forum SolvedGaming/Design/Photography Build Help - $600-$700 Budget Forum Solved$700 Gaming PC Build Help! Forum SolvedUSD 600-700 gaming pc build, help me please Forum Solvedhelp me build a gaming cpu for 6-700 Forum SolvedGaming PC build help, around 700 GBP budget Forum SolvedNew Year's 700$ Gaming PC Build - Help needed Forum SolvedBuilding a £700 Gaming PC help. Forum SolvedHelp on a 700 dollar gaming build. Forum SolvedNeed help with a PC build, new to PC gaming. ($700-$800 budget) Forum SolvedHelp me build gaming only rig..$700 - $1k Forum Solved$600-$700 Gaming PC Build Help! Forum SolvedHELP: Need PC gaming build within 600-700$ range Forum Solved600-700 Gaming Rig New Build Help Forum Solved£700 Gaming PC Build? Help! Forum SolvedPlease help me in a 700$ budget gaming build :DD Forum SolvedNeed help building a gaming pc for $700 Forum Need help making a build for a €700 ($900) gaming pc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !