Need Help Budget Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: July 1, 2012 5:10 AM in Systems Share Xaenca July 1, 2012 4:43:42 AM Approximate Purchase Date: Following week/s Budget Range: $500-$600 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming Parts Not Required: CPU *Have an AMD Phenom II x4 960T* Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Any should do, but Newegg or Ncix if I have to be specific. Country: USA Parts Preferences: AMD should be fine, unless suggested otherwise. I'm open to suggestions Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Additional Comments: Was looking into the Asus m5a97 evo for a motherboard, but again, open to suggestions. More about : budget gaming build Outlander_04 July 1, 2012 5:10:16 AM well since you have the 960 you may as well use it . Once its OC'ed it performs well AM3+ mb with a 970 series chipset [ asus m5a97 evo or asrock extreme 4 ] $95 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 2 x2 gig of 1600 MHz RAM $30 500 gig hard drive $75 dvd drive $18 case with front usb 3 ports $70 [ antec 300 two ? ] http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... radeon 7850 $220 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 500 watt psu corsair cx 500 $ 40 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... The limitation of the m5a97 evo is that it cant sli or crossfire . But its the best of the 970 series mb's m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help with budget gaming build for around $400 in CAD Forum SolvedNeed help with my Budget gaming 2000 USD build Forum Solved1200 Budget gaming computer build Need help Forum SolvedNeed some help with new gaming computer build - Budget USD$1025 Forum SolvedNeed Help Revising $1200 Budget Gaming Computer Build Forum SolvedBudget build Computer for Media/light gaming. Need help Choosing GPU and CPU!! Forum Solved$1115 Budget For a Gaming Build!,need Help Forum SolvedBudget gaming build, need help. Forum SolvedNeed Help with a Gaming Build $1700 Budget Forum SolvedBudget Gaming PC Build (Need Opinions & Help) Forum Solvedfirst build $2000 to $3000 budget need help (GAMING PC) Forum SolvedNeed Help to build a budget video editing/animations/gaming pc ! Forum SolvedNeed help: Opinion on this budget gaming build- Forum SolvedNeed help with this Budget Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedNeed some help in building a budget gaming PC Forum SolvedNeed help with first gaming pc build (£800 budget) Forum SolvedBudget gaming build. Need help! Forum Solvedgaming pc build need help 1500-2000$ ( no specific budget) Forum SolvedNeed help to build my first Gaming PC ($350 - $400 Budget)(18000Php) Forum SolvedNeed help, first budget gaming build and am looking for any advice on current components. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !