Need advice/suggestions on my 800$ budget gaming rig Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: June 3, 2012 3:48 PM in Systems Share itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:08:24 AM CPU - Core i5 3570K 3.4GHz LGA 1155 Processor MOBO - GA-Z77X-UD3H LGA 1155 Z77 ATX Intel Motherboard MEM - Corsair 8GB DDR3-1600 (PC3-12800) CL9 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit (Two 4GB Memory Modules) GPU- ZOTAC AMP! ZT-50302-10M GeForce GTX 560 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card HD - Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-120G 120GB SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" Solid State Drive (SSD) with SandForce 2281 Controller Media D - AD-7280S-0B 24x SATA Internal DVD Burner - OEM CASE - Antec 900 or 1100 PSU - Thermaltake SMART Series 850 Watt ATX Modular Power Supply I already have os, monitor, mouse, etc this build came up to around 750$ with savings and rebates More about : advice suggestions 800 budget gaming rig Merueth June 3, 2012 3:15:22 AM Overkill on PSU, get this: OCZ ZT Series 750W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Are you going with an SSD as your main Hard Drive? If you are, prepare to run out of space. Fast. m 0 l itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:46:06 AM im not sure, i was thinking about an ssd and hdd. any suggestions? m 0 l Related resources Need a parts list for an $800 budget gaming rig - Forum $800 gaming computer advice/suggestions? - Forum Need Advice on My First Gaming Rig (Budget is Between $500 and $800) - Forum $800 Budget Gaming Rig need some help! - Forum Gaming rig on $800 - $900 budget. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:47:39 AM i know its overkill on psu but $100 (single 12v rail) modular... 850w overkill.... but if i get a new gcard down the line.. PSU could last me next 10 years so thats a $10 a year investment. m 0 l Niklas_13 June 3, 2012 4:36:42 AM look into benchmarks for your GPU 7850 VS 560 Ti m 0 l itsata15 June 3, 2012 5:33:40 AM will go over budget m 0 l Niklas_13 June 3, 2012 7:15:08 AM Whats the budget ? I think you can do better, If its a gaming rig you can drop the SSD, buy a CM HAF 912, get a cheeper MoBo and get a better GPU gaming is 70 % GPU power. GPU PSU http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... MOBO http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CASE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you live by a micro center you can get that mobo i posted with a i5 3570K for 269 m 0 l itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:48:23 PM Niklas_13 said:Whats the budget ? I think you can do better, If its a gaming rig you can drop the SSD, buy a CM HAF 912, get a cheeper MoBo and get a better GPU gaming is 70 % GPU power. GPU PSU http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... MOBO http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CASE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you live by a micro center you can get that mobo i posted with a i5 3570K for 269 my budgets around 800-900$ but what you just gave me helped alot! thank you m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew Gaming Build Advice+Suggestions 2000euro budget Forum SolvedNeed advice/suggestions for budget i5 2500k build Forum SolvedA budget gaming pc $600-$800 that includes monitor, keyboard, and everything that is need for gaming. (if it is possible) Forum SolvedNeed advice/suggestion on Budget Gaming Forum SolvedI know you guys get this often but i need a really fast gaming laptop. My budget is about 700-75. 800 ONLY IF CRUCIAL. But i Forum Budget 800-900 $ Editing/Gaming Rig? Forum Building First Gaming Rig - $800 budget Forum SolvedFirst $800 gaming rig, need help with parts Forum SolvedNeed advice for new gaming rig, spending roughly $800~900 Forum SolvedFirst Attempt Gaming Rig (Need to shave $1000 down to ~$800) Forum Solved$800 gaming rig need help Forum Solvedfirst gaming rig build €700-€800 need advice Forum SolvedHelp! Need help picking parts for a Mini ITX Gaming PC, $800 budget. Forum Deciding Between AMD or Intel, Gaming Rig on a (Roughly) $800 budget. Forum SolvedNeed help deciding what parts for high end PC gaming Rig ($800 - $1100) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !