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New Build For Gaming Purchasing soon input and help needed?

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April 6, 2012 3:35:49 AM


Approximate Purchase Date: 6-8 weeks

Budget Range: 500-750, rebates dont bother me.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, surfing web, watching videos (youtube), schoolwork.

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, power supply, harddrive, ram, cooling, sdd.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com

Country: United States (Oregon if it makes a difference)

Parts Preferences: Intel

Overclocking: not interested unless makes significant difference with suggested parts.

SLI or Crossfire: Yes not currently but preffer to leave room for upgradability

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080p

Additional Comments: want to be able to play games like battlefield 3 and especially skyrim. Not necesarivly on all max with hiigest resolution, (if thats even possible with my budget)?
April 6, 2012 3:41:32 AM

6-8 weeks is not "soon."
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April 6, 2012 3:43:03 AM

ive been planning on getting one fore two years and now have decided im actually going to buy one sorry if it seems long to some people...
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April 6, 2012 3:44:25 AM

Well the reason is that in 6-8 weeks everything will change. Ivy Bridge will come out (New Intel Processors), new motherboards, possibly the rest of Kepler (nvidia). Why don't you post back a week before you're going to buy to see what the next month brings us?
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April 6, 2012 4:07:31 AM

ok thats actually not a bad idea because ill probably have a higher budget then also... haha sorry for the trouble i guess i really have no reason to plan this far ahead
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April 6, 2012 4:09:08 AM

No problem. I know how you feel. I just built my first one also, been waiting a long time to get my own computer. It's normal :) 
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April 6, 2012 5:07:33 AM

Check my sig for suggestions.
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