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.) somerandomasian October 16, 2012 4:36:46 AM thanks! i will probably use your build in the near future! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer somerandomasian October 16, 2012 4:37:34 AM Best answer selected by SomeRandomAsian. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow does this build look to you guys? its around $ 800 ForumI5 2500k with 7850 or i3 3220 with 7870 ForumGuess everyone hates AMD now? ForumHD 7850 with i3 = low fps ? ForumAMD Radeon HD 7850 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 Forum800 -900$ Budget Computer (Gaming/Multi-media) ForumGeforce Gtx 480 or Radeon 6870 or Radeon 6950 or Radeon 7850 ForumI3 wih hd 7850 at 1920x1080 Forum$ 800 -$900 Mid-Range Build ForumAMD 8120/50 or i5 or i3 ? ForumFx 4170 or i3 2120 ForumFirst PC build (gaming) for around £ 800 ForumAMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition at at 3.6ghz vs intel core i3 2100 ForumAMD Radeon 7850 , couple of questions ForumAMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture ForumFirst build - only 15, kinda worried ForumWhat is the best $ 800 budget gaming pc build? ForumA10 with a 7850 ForumBuilding an $1000 Dollar gaming PC ForumWhat do you think of this system? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !