Need Advice on New Budget PC Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 7, 2012 6:40 PM in Systems Share Bingo123 June 7, 2012 6:33:35 PM Hello everyone I'm building a new pc mainly for gaming and I need your opinions in this: Budget Range: about $450 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, editing photos and movies Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, HDD Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, Nvidia Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: No I already choosed : CPU: Intel Core i3 2120 Chasis: Thermaltake Commander MS-I and I will be adding an additional Fan: SickleFlow 120 2000 RPM Blue LED Power Supply: Thermaltake Litepower 450W 80 PLUS Bronze RAM: Kingston 4GB DDR3 1333MHz ValueRAM (I plan to increase it later) VGA: GeForce GTX 550 Ti OC Windforce 2X or Galaxy GeForce GTS 450 1024MB GDDR5 Motherboard: ASUS P8H61-M LX or Gigabyte GA-H61M-S2P I was wondering if a 450 w power supply would be enough for these components and which mobo and VGA should I go with I plan to play games like: Battlefield 3, Skyrim, Black Ops, Mass Effect 3, Assassins' Creed, Crysis thanks in advance I really appreciate your help More about : advice budget azeem40 June 7, 2012 6:40:20 PM If it was a higher-end build, then I'd recommend a Thermaltake PSU as some of them that are out right now are pretty good, but not that one. For a 550ti, a Antec EA380W is enough. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew Gaming PC 2500$ budget need advice ForumNew FFXIV Budget PC Build Need Advice ForumNew Build Gaming PC Advice ( Budget £1000) ForumNew-Budget gaming pc build advice ForumNeed an advice for my new gaming pc(budget $1000) ForumNeed advice for ~$600 Budget Gaming PC ForumNeed Advice on First Budget Gaming PC :) ForumNEED HELP building new pc ($600-$1000 maby a little more budget ) ForumNeed advice on potential budget gaming pc ForumAdvice for New Gaming PC Build - Budget $1000-$1500 ForumNeed advice : Budget gaming PC $800-1200 range ForumNeed advice on budget PC for rendering ForumNeed Advice For Gaming Budget PC - $650 ForumNew PC Builder Seeking Advice 1000-1200 Budget w/Assesories ForumNeed advice on new budget gaming PC (~500$) ForumNeed buy or build advice , 2500-3000 budget gaming pc ForumNeed advice on 2 new builds - one budget - one gaming ForumNew PC advice (or upgrade)- on a budget ForumCpu/Gpu/Motherboard Suggestion More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !