New build with Tom's Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Tags: New Build AMD Systems Last response: August 22, 2012 6:26 AM in Systems Share akros August 22, 2012 5:50:52 AM AMD Athlon II X3 450 Rana-based 3.2 GHz CPU Biostar A880G+ Socket AM3 Motherboard G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 4 GB DDR3-1333 Kit (2 x 2 GB) XFX Radeon HD 6770 1 GB Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500 GB 7200 RPM Hard Drive Rosewill Challenger ATX Mid-Tower Corsair Builder CX500 500W 80 PLUS Lite-On iHAS124 24x DVD±RW Drive I have about $500 dollars and this build looks about right for me, Mostly for school, movies, and some gaming. I will also need some help building it because I'm a newbie, any sources for help? Edit: Forgot to ask question, is this PC a good entry level PC for a college student? More about : build tom budget amd based gaming flank21 August 22, 2012 6:22:01 AM does this include the operating system? m 0 l akros August 22, 2012 6:26:33 AM flank21 said:does this include the operating system? No, but I might just load on Windows 8 preview until I get enough money for a copy of Windows 7. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources BestConfigs Poll: Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs: Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs Poll - Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs Poll - Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs: Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs Poll - Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs - Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum BestConfigs - Budget AMD-Based Gaming PC Forum I need advice building a new AMD-based PC. solution SolvedNew budget PC gaming build RAM help please solution SolvedNeed New Gaming PC Build (~1500$ budget) solution SolvedNew Budget Gaming PC Build solution SolvedGaming/minor modeling PC New build Help budget max 1200USD solution SolvedNew Build $3.5K-$4K Budget Gaming PC solution SolvedIs this a good budget build? I am new to gaming PC solution SolvedNeed help with a PC build, new to PC gaming. ($700-$800 budget) solution SolvedLooking for advice on new build gaming pc (budget €1400) solution SolvedNew to Gaming PC advice on build. Budget ($2000-$2500) solution SolvedWanting to build a new Gaming PC budget ~1000$ solution SolvedNew Gaming PC (first build) $1500 budget. solution More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !