500 - 550 $ gaming PC Tags: Homebuilt HD Systems Product Last response: December 9, 2012 10:31 AM in Systems Share kometata December 9, 2012 9:09:46 AM I was thinking something between these 2 systems : 1: HIS IceQ Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB - 240$ Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB - 80$ Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600 - 35$ ASRock B75 PRO3-M - 70$ Intel Pentium G2120 Ivy Bridge 3.1GHz LGA 1155 - 95$ overall : 520$ (The Intel G2120 ill change in 1-2 years because i'm on a budged atm , maybe ill add one more HD 7870) 2: SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition OC 1GB - 140$ Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB - 80$ Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600 - 35$ ASRock B75 PRO3-M - 70$ Intel Core i5-3470 - 200$ overall : 525$ (In future thinking of adding one more HD 7770) As for case and power supply i will be scraping some from old PC . PS: If there is something i can change tell me . More about : 500 550 gaming o1die a b B Homebuilt system December 9, 2012 10:11:49 AM Depends on what you're using your system for. I would list favorite games, if gaming is a priority. kometata December 9, 2012 10:22:27 AM I will use it mainly for gaming : skyrim , assassin's creed 3 , and some mmorpg . Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ScrewySqrl a b B Homebuilt system December 9, 2012 10:31:41 AM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($129.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock 970 PRO3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($77.55 @ Newegg) Memory: Pareema 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($33.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB Video Card ($132.55 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master Elite 430 ATX Mid Tower Case ($29.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($24.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On IHAS324-98 DVD/CD Writer ($19.99 @ SuperBiiz) Total: $504.04 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-09 07:31 EST-0500) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$ 500-550 Gaming PC ForumAmd based Gaming pc < 500 $~ 550 $ your help needed ForumFirst build for PC Gaming (Mainly)/Video editing $ 500-$550 budget Forum$ 500-$550 gaming pc Forum$ 500~550 Software development/light gaming pc ForumFirst time Builder: Gaming $ 500-550 (AMD vs Intel) ForumFirst build PC 500-550 $ budget ForumLooking for advice on buying $ 500-550 computer that can play PC games Forum500 r vs 550 d vs p280 or other ForumAll rounder pc £ 500-£550 , build or buy? Forum$ 500-550 Gaming Setup Forum[New Build] $ 500-550 resuing GF Card and others Forum$300-$ 550 gaming pc ForumFirst time builder, $ 550 gaming PC inspired by Tom's Hardware Forum$ 550 Intel Gaming PC ForumCorsair 550 D vs 500 R Forum£ 550 Budget Gaming PC Forum$ 550 Producing/ Gaming PC ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m ForumNew amd gaming rig More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !