Mid Budget Gaming Built Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: April 2, 2012 1:28 AM in Systems Share enyce April 1, 2012 11:14:13 PM Hi, So I'm interested in building a new gaming rig but I am on a budget and would like some advice on my current built. Approximate Purchase Date: This Week Budget Range: $900 or Less System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Watching Movies, Web browsing Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers,OS Preferred Website(s) for Parts: The site with the cheapest parts is preferred Country: U.S. Parts Preferences: Prefer Intel Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No Monitor Resolution: 1920X1080 Additional Comments: So here is my current build but if any parts can be improved at a lower cost that would be appreciated. Comment away. GPU: GeForce GTX 560 Ti-$225 AR MOBO: ASRock Z68 Extreme3- $121 CPU: Intel Core i5 2500k- $205 RAM: G-Skills 2x4Gb 1600- $46 Case: Rosewill RANGER Gaming ATX- $70 Power Supply: COOLER MASTER 500W- $35 AR Harddrive: Need a suggestion here at least 500 GB. Thanks. More about : mid budget gaming built adgjlsfhk April 1, 2012 11:45:23 PM Look at this site. If you add the graphics card from the $1000 build it will get you to $900 https://sites.google.com/a/bsdvt.org/computer_parts/hom... m 0 l enyce April 1, 2012 11:48:44 PM Should I just wait a few weeks for the new Intel Ivy bridge CPUS? m 0 l Related resources Looking for a mid budget gaming build - Forum Need help: mATX or mini-ITX mid-budget gaming build - Forum Build a Mid Range gaming PC with budget of $600 or less - Forum A speedy mid-budget gaming rig for multitasking/multiboxing. - Forum Mid range budget "enthusiast" gaming build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer azeem40 a b 4 Gaming April 1, 2012 11:52:02 PM We can't answer that for you. Read the information on them and decide from there. m 0 l adgjlsfhk April 2, 2012 1:28:20 AM Ivy Bridge will save you a little on power and cooling, and will work with pcie graphics cards. If that is worth the wait get it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedmid budget motherboard for gaming and 3D applications Forum SolvedHELP: Mid-Range Budget Gaming Rig Forum SolvedAny suggestions to my mid budget gaming pc? Forum SolvedHome Built Gaming PC, Going to upgrade it but want to use old parts to build budget PC for (11yr old son) Forum SolvedHow Much Should I Budget for a Good Gaming PC (Self Built)? Forum SolvedBest Budget Gaming Built Forum SolvedBudget Gaming, which system shall be built? Forum SolvedFirst PC build (low budget-mid to high gaming) Forum SolvedNew build mid-high end budget gaming pc Forum SolvedLow budget gaming PC built in England Forum SolvedHelp Building a Gaming Computer? ~Mid-Range Budget~ Forum SolvedBudget mid-range gaming build Forum SolvedCritique My Mid-Level Gaming Build $1000-$1500 Budget Forum Which mid gaming board is the best for the budget for i5 4th gen? Forum Looking for a mid-budget gaming headset Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !