Need Help Building Gaming PC $700-800.

Im looking to build a gaming computer that packs a mean punch, but doesn't hurt me too bad financially. My range is from 700 dollars to 800 dollars. I would like the best possible quality and speed.

Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.:: one month from post

Budget Range: $700-800 after everything.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming
Are you buying a monitor: Yes

Parts to Upgrade: Everything
Do you need to buy OS: Yes
Please note that if you're using an OEM license of Windows, you will need a new one when buying a new motherboard.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Any

Location: Indiana, United States of Merica.

Parts Preferences: Intel preferable

Overclocking: No.

SLI or Crossfire: No

Your Monitor Resolution: 1920X1200

Additional Comments: Thanks For the help! :love:

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: So I can play Arma 2 without much lag.
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    PCPartPicker part list:
    Price breakdown by merchant:

    CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($123.79 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($44.99 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($188.98 @ Newegg)
    Case: Cooler Master Elite 430 ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($51.98 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Monitor: HP LA2405x 60Hz 24.0" Monitor ($249.00 @ Mac Mall)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $875.68
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-04 21:24 EST-0500)

    It went over budget because of the monitor. I can't find a cheaper monitor at that reso. For me. it would be better if you go 1920x1080. There would be cheaper monitors at that res.
  2. Thanks for the reply man. I'll look into it!
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