Solved System around 800 with atleast i3, amd 7850, windows 7 Tags: New Build Windows 7 Systems Product Last response: October 16, 2012 4:37 AM in Systems Share somerandomasian October 16, 2012 3:29:55 AM I need help picking parts for first build. Approximate Purchase Date: anytime Budget Range: USD 800, a little over is fine System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, schoolwork Are you buying a monitor: no Parts to Upgrade: everything Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg, amazon, and any others as long as they ship to California for under 10 dollars Location: California Parts Preferences: atleast i3, preferably amd 7850, ok if it is lower Overclocking: no SLI or Crossfire: no Your Monitor Resolution: most likely 1920x1080 Additional Comments: I will play at most BF3 and some older-ish games such as L4D2 and Starcraft 2 And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: First Computer Also, please provide links to the parts. Thanks! More about : system 800 atleast amd 7850 windows Best solution lighter17 October 16, 2012 3:35:08 AM This should give you an idea of what you can get for around $800: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($186.97 @ CompUSA) Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card ($229.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Rosewill REDBONE U3 ATX Mid Tower Case ($42.50 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Antec Neo Eco 520W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($46.98 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Amazon) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($92.11 @ Amazon) Total: $796.51 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) Share somerandomasian October 16, 2012 4:36:46 AM thanks! i will probably use your build in the near future! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer somerandomasian October 16, 2012 4:37:34 AM Best answer selected by SomeRandomAsian. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwhy not nfs rivals is not running smoothly in my system with i3 processor,1GB graphics and 4 GB ram DDR 3 with windows 7 64 bi Forum SolvedHow do I get around a program asking for .NET 2.0 on a Windows 7 64-bit system? Forum SolvedOperating System Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit) Model BIOSTAR Group N61PC-M2S Processor AMD Sempron 140 @ 2.71 GHz 1 Forum No Display Powercolor AMD HD 7850 on MSI MS-7778(Jasmine) Window 7 Forum Operating System MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit CPU Intel Core i3 370M @ 2. Forum Windows 7 AMD system keeps freezing Forum Amd onboard sound card drivers with window 7 operating system Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !