Help Building PC Gaming under 500 $ (got Mobo and Proc) Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: January 15, 2013 12:17 AM in Systems Share ichigo62 January 11, 2013 4:24:19 AM Hi guys i have a budget of 500 usd not more, need help on the rest components which are best for the money of course, i currently have ; Processors : AMD Athlon II X3 440 Rana 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Motherboard : BIOSTAR TA785G3HD AM3 AMD 785G HDMI Micro ATX http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM : Patriot 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10600) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... (If we could spare some bucks for the replacement of this RAM, it would be perfect) Keyboard and Mouse : Logitech (Standart) Here is my Template : Approximate Purchase Date: Coming 1-2 Week/s Budget Range: less than 500 USD, i will get from store manually System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Movies, Surfing/Chats Are you buying a monitor: Yes, if enough, (i will add 75 usd) Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com (has almost the same prices in my country) Location: Asia Parts Preferences: Anything Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Yes IF Possible i could add 50 usd to replace the motherboard, then trying to get money for the 2nd VGA next month or so. Thank you guys, please guide me what i should get for the rest of the components. More about : building gaming 500 mobo proc ichigo62 January 11, 2013 10:54:46 PM Bump excella1221 January 12, 2013 12:54:40 AM I would upgrade the processor too if you want to SLI/Crossfire, it's too outdated and it'll most likely bottleneck any modern 2-way GPU setup. Related resources Buying a Mobo and proc - Forum Build a Desktop w/ AMD Proc - Forum Best gaming computer for under $ 500 ? - Forum Choosing a proc . and MB for gaming under $600 - Forum Need help on a budget gaming build ($ 500 ) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ichigo62 January 12, 2013 1:51:50 AM excella1221 said:I would upgrade the processor too if you want to SLI/Crossfire, it's too outdated and it'll most likely bottleneck any modern 2-way GPU setup. Hi excella1221, thank you for the suggestion, lets throw away the SLI/Crossfire plan, could you suggest me the best components to add ? ichigo62 January 13, 2013 3:39:41 AM Bump excella1221 January 15, 2013 12:17:55 AM Do you have a site to the store you're buying from? Newegg prices may be close to it, but item availability is another thing. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Gaming Build Under 550.00 ( help out an old guy?) :) Forum Building a dual-monitor gaming pc under 600$. Forum Under $1, 500 Gaming PcPlease help me with a new build I want to make. Forum Mobo / proc / RAM - $ 500 or less? Forum PC under 500 USD with discrete GPU. For gaming , surfind web and multitasking. Forum Is it worth building around this Proc ? Forum Gaming build under £ 500 Forum What you do when building a sys. with an intel proc . Forum Buy a new mobo or proc ? Forum help building a comp under 500 Forum Help building a gaming pc under 1200 Forum New PC under $ 500 Forum Under $ 500 AMD or intel gaming pc Forum Case Fan Modified or GPU fan? Forum [Help] MITX mostly HTPC build ($500) opinions. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !