Budget build question.

I need a gaming tower that will run 1999 Everquest.I am going to buy the Llano a4-3300 duel core 2.5 ghz since it comes with a good gpu run Everquest.I need advice on cpu cooler,tower,hard drive,24xcd drive,power supply,sound card.My budget is 300 to 500 bucks.
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  1. No need for a sound card. For such a low budget and such a weak-required game, just get any recent prebuilt desktop.
  2. Part list permalink / Part price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD Athlon II X3 450 3.2GHz Triple-Core Processor ($72.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: ECS A885GM-A2 (V1.1) ATX AM3 Motherboard ($52.98 @ Newegg)
    Memory: AMD Entertainment Edition 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($23.99 @ Newegg)
    Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda Green 1.5TB 3.5" 5900RPM Internal Hard Drive ($94.99 @ Newegg)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($146.97 @ Newegg)
    Case: Apex SK-393-C ATX Mid Tower Case ($19.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling 400W ATX12V Power Supply ($44.99 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Asus DVDE818A7T/BLK/B/GEN CD Reader, DVD Writer ($25.97 @ Newegg)
    Total: $482.87
    (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
    (Generated 2012-04-13 18:25 EDT-0400)
  3. Pentium G630>Athlon x3.
  4. azeem40 said:
    Pentium G630>Athlon x3.

    I know that. But good LGA 1155 Motherboards for $53?
  5. Just reuse an HDD and you can get the G630 and an ASUS P8H61.
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