Solved $250 Budget Build Tags: Homebuilt Build Systems Product Last response: December 4, 2012 11:16 PM in Systems Share kassuba39 November 27, 2012 8:54:51 PM Hello! I want to build a budget PC that can run simple PC games like Counter Strike Source and Call of Duty 4. Will setup work together? If so, would you think it could run those games? Right off of Newegg APEX SK-393-C Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Maxtor 6L160P0 160GB IDE Ultra ATA133 / ATA-7 3.5" http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... COOLMAX CA-350 350W ATX Power Supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Patriot Signature 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... AMD A4-3400 Llano 2.7GHz Socket FM1 65W Dual-Core Desktop APU (CPU GPU) with DirectX 11 Graphic AMD Radeon HD 6410D http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... *I'm planning to run Windows XP Professional on this rig* More about : 250 budget build o1die a b B Homebuilt system November 27, 2012 10:15:10 PM I suggest you wait for a shellshocker combo deal instead. They typically come with a 20-25% discount. Newegg had one this morning for $179. m 0 l Pingypoker November 27, 2012 10:54:49 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD A4-5300 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor ($52.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: MSI FM2-A55M-E33 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard ($49.99 @ Amazon) Memory: AMD Entertainment Edition 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($29.99 @ NCIX US) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Apex TX-381 MicroATX Mid Tower Case w/300W Power Supply ($38.76 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ SuperBiiz) Total: $244.71 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-27 19:54 EST-0500) That's the best I can do for ~$200. m 0 l Related resources APU Budget Build under $250 - Forum Help Budget PC Build/Upgrade $250 - Forum Budget £250 gaming build - Forum Will this work together? ($250 Budget Build) - Forum Gaming PC Build - $1500 budget, only spent $1250. $250 to play with!!!! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution samuelspark a b B Homebuilt system November 27, 2012 11:01:33 PM $250 is a tiny amount of money. Share kassuba39 December 4, 2012 10:55:53 PM x m 0 l kassuba39 December 4, 2012 10:56:01 PM Best answer selected by kassuba39. m 0 l Pingypoker December 4, 2012 11:16:28 PM I post an entire build, and someone posts "$250 is a tiny amount of money." and it gets selected as best answer? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedShould I build a HTPC? (Budget: ~$250) Forum Super Budget Gaming Build: A10-6800k vs. G3220 + R7 250 Forum SolvedBudget gaming build around a GTS 250 Forum $100 - $250 Budget Business PC Build Forum My $250 Budget Build Forum c.£250 Budget Gaming Build Forum $250 Budget Build (Need Opinions) Forum $250-300 Budget Build. Costco or Build My Own? Forum Help with computer building!!!! (low budget-250$-300$) Forum $1,250 budget for gaming build Forum Lots of Advice needed- Budget Build: £250 Forum £200-250 Budget Everyday Use Build Forum Basic Build - £250 Budget Forum SolvedUpgrade advice-budget around 200-250 GBP Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my gaming rig, what should i go for? $250 budget (CPU, RAM, Graphics Card, Hard Drive...) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !