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... enyce April 1, 2012 11:48:44 PM Should I just wait a few weeks for the new Intel Ivy bridge CPUS? Related resources Budget mid -range gaming build - Forum Mid -range gaming rig - partly built - Forum High End or Mid Range or Budget Gaming Rigs - Forum Mid Budget GPU for Skyrim - Forum Mid /low budget PC 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. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumLow- Mid Range Build (EDIT: built , some q's) ForumHome Built Gaming Rig Help ( Budget : $1200-1500) ForumNeed a budget built for vm, server and basic gaming Forum$1000-1300 Budget Gaming First Built Computer (FFXIV) Forum$500 budget for gaming built ! ForumQuiet budget mid -tower case ForumFirst Custom Built Computer $2000-$2500 Budget(Gaming PC) ForumBudget gaming Custom built system vs premade one ForumMid level gaming rig ForumIs this gaming PC okay? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !