Need a new computer for all around use 600-700 Tags: New Build Systems Last response: July 30, 2012 3:08 AM in Systems Share Ohyesjeff July 29, 2012 5:29:27 PM Approximate Purchase Date: within the next three weeks Budget Range: preferably $600-700, but willing to spend a bit more if I need to System Usage from Most to Least Important: surfing web, office work, gaming Are you buying a monitor: no Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com, or any reliable US company Location: Long Island, NY Parts Preferences: intel Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1200 Additional Comments: The most demanding game I have is starcraft2, so I really just want a very fast and reliable computer; nothing too gpu heavy And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: laptop just broke More about : computer 600 700 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove grouplove July 29, 2012 6:04:49 PM Hey, try going to cyberpowerpc.com or ibuypower.com, they let you construct a pc build online and shows you how much each part will cost to add it on. I just figured it out like a few minutes ago, it seems pretty useful mate! | Report abuse ScrewySqrl July 30, 2012 3:08:44 AM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: MSI H77MA-G43 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($44.98 @ NCIX US) Memory: Kingston Blu 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($33.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Western Digital RE2 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($57.51 @ Compuvest) Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 6870 1GB Video Card ($149.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master Elite 370 ATX Mid Tower Case ($29.98 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: Corsair 500W ATX12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($89.13 @ Amazon) Total: $652.55 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-07-29 23:08 EDT-0400) | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Need a new computer for all around use 600-700> Related ressources: ForumBuild around 600-700 $ ForumBF3/casual computer build $ 600-700 Forum600-700 Gaming PC New Build Double Check Forum$ 600-$700 first time build gaming pc... need help... lots of help ForumNew system for $ 600-700 ForumNeed advice - i3 or i5? $ 600-$700 for movies, HD audio, HT, surfing ForumGaming Computer help ($ 600-700 range) Forum$ 600-$700 First time build ForumNew Build - 600$-700 $ Budget Forum$ 600-700 computer for the new year. ForumHelp!! i need to build a rig for 600-700 Forum"Gaming" laptop for 600-700 ~ dollars Forum$ 600-700 Gaming Rig - Looking for Advice! ForumBuilding gaming desktop for ~$ 600-700 ForumA $ 600-700 Budget Gaming PC ForumLooking for a new gaming computer for about £ 600-£700 ForumPCI compatibility question ForumComputer Build (Compatible?) ForumNeed to know which pc parts are better and whether they're compatible ForumComputer Won't Start After CPU Heatsink Reinstallation More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !