Need help for building a ~$500 USD office pc

Budget: ~$500

No parts preferences.

Newegg.com for parts.

Would like to see an AMD and Intel setup within the budget.

Do not need keyboard, monitor, mouse.
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  1. I'll assume you do need an OS then:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD A8-3870K 3.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($99.00 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-A55M-DS2 Micro ATX FM1 Motherboard ($49.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Pareema 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F4 320GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: OCZ Vertex Plus R2 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($49.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Rosewill R363-M-BK MicroATX Mid Tower Case w/400W Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 (64-bit) ($128.19 @ Amazon)
    Total: $455.14
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-09-19 18:04 EDT-0400)
  2. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($38.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($80.75 @ Newegg)
    Case: Fractal Design Core 1000 MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($42.98 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 450W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($56.98 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $526.66
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-09-19 18:39 EDT-0400)
  3. juuuust a bit over there, fpoon :)
  4. Thank you, guys. Would like to see that intel machine under $500 and 4gb of ram will be more than enough for now.
  5. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Corsair XMS3 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($19.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($80.75 @ Newegg)
    Case: Fractal Design Core 1000 MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($42.98 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($24.99 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($22.98 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $481.66
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-09-20 18:59 EDT-0400)
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