Pc build for rendering and casual gaming. Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 3, 2012 11:26 PM in Systems Share something_fishy June 3, 2012 10:43:22 PM Budget Range: $600 - $700 before tax, shipping, and rebates. System Usage from Most to Least Important: Video Editing HD footage, Gamin Parts Not Required: Mouse, Keyboard, Speakers, Monitor Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg. Country: Canada Parts Preferences: None Overclocking: yes. SLI or Crossfire: In future, possibly. Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Here is what I have: CPU: AMD FX 4100 ($109.99 @ newegg) Motherboard: ASRock Z68 PRO3 GEN3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($42.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.99 @ Amazon) Video Card: SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 6870 ($169.99 @ Newegg) Case: antec 300 ($59.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: SeaSonic 520W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($69.64 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Sony AD-7280S-0B DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg) Total: $650.57 More about : build rendering casual gaming cbrunnem June 3, 2012 11:02:36 PM you either need an amd motherboard or a sandy bridge cpu. i would suggest a sandy bridge i3 which will be better then the cpu you have now. m 0 l something_fishy June 3, 2012 11:13:15 PM cbrunnem said:you either need an amd motherboard or a sandy bridge cpu. i would suggest a sandy bridge i3 which will be better then the cpu you have now. just wondering but would it be better to get an i5 or even an i7 and spend the extra money on my build? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cbrunnem June 3, 2012 11:26:07 PM depends on how much video editing you do. if it was me i would but that decision is up to you. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPossible Gaming PC & Video Rendering Build Forum SolvedCheapest Gaming PC build for casual gaming. Mostly Smite/MOBAs in general Forum SolvedUnder $2000 Mid level gaming/streaming/video rendering PC build Forum SolvedLooking to build SFF PC - Rendering/Gaming Forum SolvedGaming/Rendering/Video Editing PC Build (1st Attempt) Forum Solvedbuilding a PC for gaming as well as 3d modelling and rendering. Forum Solved[New build] Any advice for silent but cool rendering and gaming pc? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC/Video Rendering Build Under $800 Forum SolvedAdvice on PC build for CS5 Photoshop and casual gaming? Forum Budget PC build- gaming and rendering. Forum SolvedPlease help me build my first gaming/rendering pc Forum pc build list for concept art (rendering) as well as gaming Forum Gaming and rendering pc build under $900 Forum SolvedRendering/Gaming PC build Under 1400$ Forum My first PC build - 3D rendering + gaming pc Forum Solved$1500 Gaming/Rendering PC. Please help me finalize my build Forum Solved$1200 Gaming/3D Rendering PC Build 2012 Forum SolvedBuilding a PC for large scale graphic rendering and Gaming Forum SolvedProgramming PC and casual game build. Forum I'm thinking of building a PC good enough for rendering (3D and 2D) and Gaming as well. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !