Budget Low-Grade Gaming Build. Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Systems Last response: May 10, 2012 1:22 PM in Systems Share cjmain May 10, 2012 7:38:10 AM Hey, building a low grade gaming pc for my cousin. It's my second time building so I'd like help and advice! So far I have the following. CASE: RAIDMAX HURRICANE http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=4731699... VIDEOCARD: nVidia 8800 GT Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+ AM2 socket http://www.trademe.co.nz/computers/components/cpus/amd/... Motherboard: Any cheap recommendations? CPU FAN: http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=4729499... DVD WRITER: http://www.trademe.co.nz/computers/components/cd-dvd-dr... PSU: 430W Thermaltake XP550 NP RAM: Recommendations Thanks guys, recommend!! More about : budget low grade gaming build jerreddredd a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming May 10, 2012 1:22:51 PM you not gaming very much on a 8800 GT and AMD 64 x2 4200. how much are you wanting to spend? where are located in NZ? you need to get a more modern CPU/MB that use DDR3 not DDR2 the CPU you have is AM2 and is way outdated. you need a AM3 CPU and MB. motherboard/CPU/Cooler/RAM (only 1x 2GB DDR3 1333 enough to run XP, win7 or Vista you will need 2Gb more) http://www.trademe.co.nz/computers/components/motherboa... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst gaming budget build. Forum SolvedGaming build, $1000-$1200 budget Forum SolvedBudget gaming/Performance build advise Forum SolvedOpinions on budget gaming PC build (G3258+ GTX 650) Forum SolvedFather/Son Project: First Build for a Home + Light Gaming Rig (budget: approx. $500-600?) Forum Solvedbudget gaming PC build? Forum Solvedbest budget amd gaming pc build Forum SolvedBudget Gaming Build Forum SolvedMy first gaming pc build, thoughts? (£650 budget) Forum SolvedLooking for a mid budget gaming build Forum SolvedNeed help with budget gaming build under 600 Forum Solved£400 Budget Build for Gaming Forum SolvedIs my build good for gaming for a 700$ budget? Forum SolvedMy first pc build. 560$ budget gaming pc. Forum SolvedAMD budget gaming build help Forum SolvedBest $500 budget PC gaming build to play GW2 on ultra sets. Forum SolvedNew budget PC gaming build RAM help please Forum SolvedHelp with gaming build, medium budget (in around 1300 euro) Forum SolvedIs this gaming budget build ok? ~RAM OS AND OPTICAL DRIVE AREN'T INCLUDED~ Forum SolvedIs this a good budget build for gaming? $900-$950 Gaming PC (OS/RAM/SSD included) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !