Solved 1000$ Gaming PC Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: May 26, 2012 12:54 AM in Systems Share pandarave May 23, 2012 12:49:39 AM Approximate Purchase Date: Preferably before June 15th,2012 Budget Range: 1000-1200$ System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, watching movies Parts Not Required: Keyboard, Mouse, sound card, Ram (2x4GB of PC3 - 12800 1600MHz Patriot Memory) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.com , Tigersdirect.com , Amazon.com Country: United States Parts Preferences: Intel CPU and at least 20 inch monitor. Overclocking: Maybe (Would like to have the option of OC after I learn more about it) SLI or Crossfire: SLI Monitor Resolution: At least 1280x1024 Additional Comments: Aiming for a computer that can be future proof for a few years. Preferably for FPS and MMORPG games on med-high. Sorry if I'm missing any other important information. 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Everything looks perfect for being under $1000. Only question I have is does the AMD Radeon HD7850 beat the Nvidia GPUs? Since I hear mixed reviews on AMD Radeon to Nvidia m 0 l Related resources Best Desktop gaming PC build for $850 to $1000 - Forum $1000 gaming PC 1080p medium to high settings - Forum ~1000$ Gaming PC (First Time Building a PC) - Forum $1000 Gaming PC Ready to Order - Forum 1000$ gaming pc - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer azeem40 a b 4 Gaming May 23, 2012 6:36:58 AM Yes, it does. m 0 l pandarave May 23, 2012 6:44:17 AM Ah okay thanks for the info. Also about overclocking would that be done through the bios or an alternate program like k10stats? m 0 l azeem40 a b 4 Gaming May 23, 2012 6:46:40 AM BIOS is always the safest way. m 0 l pandarave May 23, 2012 6:58:34 AM Ah okay when I get to building the computer I'll be sure to learn more about overclocking through BIOS. m 0 l Why_Me a b 4 Gaming May 23, 2012 7:02:24 AM pandarave said:Ah okay thanks for the info. Also about overclocking would that be done through the bios or an alternate program like k10stats? For over clocking and a board that runs dual cards RE SLI/Crossfire than look at this combo and a 650w - 750w psu. http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... $364.98 save: $10.00 ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K m 0 l pandarave May 26, 2012 12:54:49 AM Best answer selected by pandarave. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst Build for Gaming PC under $1000 Forum SolvedBuilding Gaming PC for under $1000 Forum Solved£800 - $1300 - 1000 euro 1st time gaming pc build any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Forum SolvedCan anyone help me assemble a better gaming PC under $1000 ? Forum SolvedFull Gaming PC Build Under $1000 Forum Solved$1000-1300 NZD Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedIm looking to buy a gaming pc around $1000. 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