Solved Advice needed on Budget gaming Rig Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: May 18, 2012 2:25 AM in Systems Share vandee560 May 16, 2012 11:54:36 PM Here are the parts I am thinking about buying Mobo: MSI 870A-G46 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard - $75 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor - $119 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU: EVGA 01G-P3-1466-KR GeForce GTX 560 (Fermi) DS SSC 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card - $189 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... PSU: Antec EarthWatts EA-500D Green 500W ATX12V v2.3 / EPS12V 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply - $69 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL - $46 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I also will be getting an ssd and i have a HDD. this is really at the edge of my budget its right around $550 i cant go much over that but if you see anything that is going to be a problem let me know. I will mostly be using for Gaming, Skyrim, Diablo 3, and ElderScrolls online when that comes out Thanks More about : advice needed budget gaming rig vandee560 May 17, 2012 12:20:54 AM just realized im going to need to add a copy of windows as well... theres another hundo Best solution GhosT94 May 17, 2012 12:55:35 AM go for an Intel i3 and pick the cheapest mobo and for gpu the 7770 is a much better deal Related resources Gaming Rig 2000 Budget ( Advice Needed Please) - Forum New gaming rig w/ $2000 budget - Advice needed ! - Forum New semi- budget gaming rig advice - Forum Need advice on budget AMD gaming rig - Forum Need advice on Building a Gaming Rig for a $675 budget - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jessterman21 May 17, 2012 1:43:26 AM GhosT94 said:go for an Intel i3 and pick the cheapest mobo and for gpu the 7770 is a much better deal +1 vandee560 May 18, 2012 2:25:41 AM Best answer selected by Vandee560. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumFirst build advice for gaming rig ( budget £1800) ForumNeed advice on budget gaming rig (Take 2) ForumFirst time - Gaming rig under $1000 Advice Needed ForumBudget Gaming Rig-Advice ForumNeed advice on an extreme budget gaming rig ! Forum2012 Gaming Rig - 2000$ budget / Please advice ! ForumNeed advice ! budget 2000-2500, gaming rig ForumSub $1000 Home built budget gaming rig - need advice to Overclock OC ForumNeed Advice on a Budget Gaming Rig ForumWill this PCI Fit on my Motherboard? Forum[Solved] $600 gaming pc ForumNew AMD Gaming Build Around $700 Forum[Solved] Thoughts on this budget gaming build? ForumPoorman's rendering Advice Forum[Solved] First build - Gaming PC, approx. $1500 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !