$650 (without video card) build Tags: New Build Systems cajunbleubelle July 26, 2012 3:36:51 PM Approximate Purchase Date: this week Budget Range: $650 (before shipping/rebates) System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming (WOW, GW2, Portal 2, Skyrim) Are you buying a monitor: No (for now anyway) I have a 1680 x 1050 (I'm will prolly upgrade that in November w/Black Friday deal) Parts to Upgrade Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Microcenter, newegg, amazon Location: City, State/Region, Country - Atlanta, GA, USA Parts Preferences: Intel CPU Overclocking: Maybe (in the future) SLI or Crossfire: Maybe (in the future) Your Monitor Resolution: (e.g.: 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200 or if you're upgrading please state what you'd want to get) Additional Comments: quiet would be nice. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: 5 year old computer Include a list of any parts you have already selected with descriptively labeled links for parts. Please do not post only links. CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor $189.99 http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard $84.99 (w/purchase of above processor) http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Memory: Wintec One 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $42.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...(Desktop%20Memory)-_-Wintec%20Industries-_-20161452&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID= Harddrive: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $77.99 http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=65701&vpn=ST1000DM003&... Case: Antec One Illusion ATX Mid Tower Case $54.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...(Computer%20Cases%20-%20ATX%20Form)-_-Antec-_-11129182&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID= Power Supply: Raidmax 700W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply $49.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 (64-bit) $77.99 (includes free shipping) http://dealnews.com/Microsoft-Windows-7-Professional-64... Video Card (future purchase): I was thinking either a Radeon 7950 or Nvidia 680 (undecided on this) Without the video card, that brings my total to: $656.92 I'd welcome ways to bring this price down (or buy better for the same price) And I'd welcome suggestions on the video card. More about : 650 video card build | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>$650 (without video card) build> Related ressources: Forum~$ 650 First Time Gaming/ Video /Photo Editing PC - Questions! ForumIntel duo build for $700( without Video Card ) ForumNew build . $ 650 max ForumHelp with choosing parts for first gaming build ; budget ~$ 650 ForumTotal NOOB Needs Help Cutting Build Plan to $ 650 -750 ForumHeres a build I came up with $ 650 TOPS ForumPC Build Help: $ 650 Possible Build and Recommendations ForumLooking for Build , Casual Gaming PC $ 650 -800 Forum$ 650 Dollar build Advice Forum$ 650 Updated Gaming Build - Opinions + Questions ForumMy First Build : $500- $ 650 + Advice please! ForumIs 650 watt power supply enough for an i7 processor and an nvidia card ForumAdvice on $ 650 gaming build ! ForumVideo Card For New Build - Help Please! ForumI need a GT 650 Video card or about? ForumNew build € 650 ForumSeeking Advice--$1,450-1, 650 --Gaming Build ForumUpgrading PC after 4 Years(2009) Need Help! [PC Noob] ForumMy New Build - Your thoughts??? ForumMy Computer Build, Please Critique! More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !