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. itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:46:06 AM im not sure, i was thinking about an ssd and hdd. any suggestions? Related resources New build, $600-650 budget for tower( Gaming rig ) - Forum Future mini-ITX build. Need advice/suggestions please! - Forum Budget gaming rig . Need help! - Forum New build: advice/suggestions ? - Forum Need Advice/Suggestions for upgrading PC - 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 $10 a year investment. Niklas_13 June 3, 2012 4:36:42 AM look into benchmarks for your GPU 7850 VS 560 Ti itsata15 June 3, 2012 5:33:40 AM will go over budget Niklas_13 June 3, 2012 7:15:08 AM Whats the budget ? I think you can do better, If its a gaming rig you can drop the SSD, buy a CM HAF 912, get a cheeper MoBo and get a better GPU gaming is 70 % GPU power. GPU PSU http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... MOBO http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CASE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you live by a micro center you can get that mobo i posted with a i5 3570K for 269 itsata15 June 3, 2012 3:48:23 PM Niklas_13 said:Whats the budget ? I think you can do better, If its a gaming rig you can drop the SSD, buy a CM HAF 912, get a cheeper MoBo and get a better GPU gaming is 70 % GPU power. GPU PSU http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... MOBO http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CASE http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you live by a micro center you can get that mobo i posted with a i5 3570K for 269 my budgets around 800-900$ but what you just gave me helped alot! thank you Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed advice/suggestions for budget i5 2500k build Forum$ 800 Budget Gaming Rig need some help! ForumNeed Advice on My First Gaming Rig ( Budget is Between $500 and $ 800 ) Forum$ 800 -1000 Budget Gaming Rig . AUSTRALIA Forum$900-1000 AMD Gaming System Advice/Suggestions ForumGaming rig : budget of 800 ForumAMD Gaming PC advice/suggestions :þ ForumNeed advice/suggestions on my first system ForumNew Gaming Rig ~$ 800 budget ForumPCI compatibility question ForumMy future budget build ForumNeed Advice on New Gaming PC ~$1000 ForumNeed Tech Savvy Deal Finders HELP for my New Gaming Build! Forum600$ computer budget ForumBuild help. Video editing/gaming PC More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !