Budget Computer for Gaming and Editing Tags: New Build Gaming Computer Video Editing Systems Last response: April 1, 2012 7:25 PM in Systems Share omegared198 March 30, 2012 11:57:07 PM Approximate Purchase Date: the sooner the better Budget Range: approx. $600 System Usage: gaming, video editing, web browsing Country: USA Parts Preferences: no preference Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Additional Comments: I just need something solid out of which I can get a couple years of use. More about : budget computer gaming editing | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove James McKeane April 1, 2012 7:25:30 PM omegared198 said:Approximate Purchase Date: the sooner the better Budget Range: approx. $600 System Usage: gaming, video editing, web browsing Country: USA Parts Preferences: no preference Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Additional Comments: I just need something solid out of which I can get a couple years of use. I didn't include an OS or a monitor, which you may already have. You could swap the Silverstone 600w for a Rosewill 530 and get down to $610 Part list permalink / Part price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor ($179.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($19.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($95.99 @ NCIX US) Memory: G.Skill Value Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 250GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.70 @ NCIX US) Video Card: PowerColor Radeon HD 6790 1GB Video Card ($104.99 @ Newegg) Case: Apex Vortex 3620 ATX Mid Tower Case ($34.99 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: Silverstone 600W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($68.98 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS70 OEM DVD/CD Writer ($17.98 @ Newegg) Total: $630.60 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated 2012-04-01 15:23 EDT-0400) | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Budget Computer for Gaming and Editing> Related ressources: Forum$1000 budget gaming/editing computer constructive feedbacks needed! ForumBudget computer build (for mostly video editing ) ForumNew Build for Photo Editing Secondary Gaming Unit 1.5k 2k budget ForumBudget gaming / video- editing build upgrade ForumIs this a good Budget Gaming/Editing PC? ForumVideo Editing and gaming build, budget ForumAdvice for Budget PC (photo editing /mild gaming ) ForumGaming / Editing Build Budget £2000 ForumGaming / Editing Rig Budget £1500 ForumBudget Video Editing Computer . ForumBudget Gaming/Editing Build, need advice ForumBudget video editing and gaming build $700 ForumNew Gaming rig $1000 budget (video editing also) ForumNew budget gaming /photo editing build under 1000 ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumAdvice for a $1000 gaming build ForumHelp with a budget pc ForumComputer build review Forum[Solved] New build with $600 budget ForumFirst build. Are these good and compatible parts for a gaming pc? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !