$500 Gaming Rig

I was looking to buy a pc that will support sc2 on ultra, for under or at $550 any suggestions? i don't need a mouse or a keyboard. Home built or pre-built does not matter to me Thanks

Jason
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  1. Also i am not sure if this is in the right spot, i am kind of new to this whole blog thing.
  2. ASRock H77M LGA 1155 Intel H77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard- $74.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157303#top

    Intel Pentium G850 Sandy Bridge 2.9GHz - $87.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116397

    CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 V2 - $44.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139026

    Crucial Ballistix 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600Desktop Memory - $29.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148488

    Rosewill CHALLENGER Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - $49.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811147153

    GIGABYTE Ultra Durable VGA Series GV-R685OC-1GD Radeon HD 6850- $149.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125353#top


    HDD: 500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue - $64.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136769#top

    ODD: Samsung DVD Burner - $13.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827151244 TOTAL $516.92
  3. Would you recommend more ram? Than that? I also I have always been told that wd hdd are garbage..
  4. WD hard drive are not garbage i been using them since 2008 and they work fine for me and if you want more ram you could just get this ram instead RAM:G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL $46.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231428#top
  5. These are the only other harddrives besides WD that can fit in your budget HDD: 500GB Hitachi Deskstar
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822145531

    HDD: 500GB TOSHIBA
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822149380#top
  6. And do you think all that will run my game on ultra? The graphics card is up to specs?
  7. jasgre7681 said:
    And do you think all that will run my game on ultra? The graphics card is up to specs?
    what resolution are you playing on ?
  8. well i play it on a toshiba a505-s6009 laptop right now i3 2.13Ghz 4gigs of ram Geforce 310m, 1280 x 720 resolution. So if i got the new pc i am not sure what res i would run it on
  9. 1600 x 900 or 1366 x 768 or 1280 x 720 you would be able to play on ultra settings on those resolutions.
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