Budget rig need suggestions Tags: New Build Systems Last response: December 8, 2012 3:51 PM in Systems Share hideyoshi December 6, 2012 4:51:23 AM Hi. I'm new to the forums and i'm looking for some help. i need a new rig but i'm clueless on what to get, i want to build a new one so if anyone can please help me with this. Thanks! also, i only need a CPU i have everything else Approximate Purchase Date: Late December - early January Budget Range: $300-$400 USD System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming - homework - projects - music - videos Are you buying a monitor: Yes Do you need to buy OS: Yes Parts Preferences: I would like to upgrade to Intel CPU or AMD whichever fits my budget Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: (no idea so)Maybe Your Monitor Resolution: 1440x900 And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: my old one (8 year old) broke More about : budget rig suggestions butremor December 8, 2012 3:51:35 PM You do understand that intel cpu wont work on amd mobo and vice versa, so witj cpu you need mobo. Also list components that you already have. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNeed advice/ suggestions on my 800$ budget gaming rig ForumVery Low Budget Gaming Rig Suggestions ? Forumneed suggestions 500-600$ budget gaming rig HELP PLZ Forum3K Budget for new rig , need suggestions ! Forum3000$ budget gaming rig / suggestions ForumNeed Opinion and suggestions . 1500-2000$ Budget ForumNew budget gaming rig -opinions and suggestions appreciated. ForumBudget Gaming Rig - Suggestions ForumNeed suggestions with my AMD budget build ForumNeed suggestions for a motherboard. budget 180$ Forum$800 budget gaming build need help & suggestions . ForumBudget Gaming Rig , Need final touch before purchase! Forum[New System Build] Budget Gaming Rig ( Need Suggestions ) ForumBudget PC Gaming Rig Suggestions /Recommendations ForumSuggestions for a budget gaming rig for an old timer ForumShould I upgrade my video card or hdd to sdd? ForumTime for another build...need suggestions $750-850 budget Forum[Solved] Need Opinion and suggestions. 1500-2000$ Budget Forum[Solved] Need opinions / suggestions on this build 850$ budget ForumNeed suggestions for budget gaming build. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !