System Build - Need feedback Tags: Build Systems Product Last response: February 9, 2013 6:25 PM in Systems Share klangholm February 9, 2013 4:00:04 PM For my first build (a budget gaming build), I have come up with the following parts: CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black 3.2GHz Quad-Core $92.38 CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing $29.99 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2 Micro ATX AM3+ $49.98 Memory: Kingston HyperX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 $44.99 Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM $49.98 Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7750 1GB $93.98 Sound Card: Asus Xonar DG $26.99 Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower $52.99 Power Supply: Corsair 430W ATX12V $49.99 Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer $18.98 Monitor: Acer G205HVbd 20.0" $108.98 Keyboard: Microsoft Keyboard 200 Any suggestions? More about : system build feedback butremor February 9, 2013 5:17:17 PM Drop the sound card and put the money into more capable gpu. Motherboard has integrated sound card. andrewcarr February 9, 2013 5:42:26 PM I second dropping the sound card and I highly recommend the 7850 (even if only 1 GB that's fine) if you can just stretch your budget a bit. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Related resources New <800 Gaming Build . Need suggestions and feedback . - Forum Very new to building systems - need feedback please - Forum New Build Need Feedback ! - Forum Need Advice and Feedback On System im building - Forum New Build and I need Feedback - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer klangholm February 9, 2013 6:11:46 PM Thanks for the info! Any other thoughts on the motherboard? andrewcarr February 9, 2013 6:25:24 PM Not the best but a good one for the price. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst time Gaming computer build . Is this any good? ( Need Feedback !!!) ForumNeed some feedback on new build ! Forum[New Build ] For 3D Modeling/Rendering need feedback ForumNeed Feedback on $1100 AMD system ForumFinally took pics of my new system , need feedback . ForumNeed Feedback on $1800 Gaming Build ForumFirst Build - Need Feedback - Improvements ForumNeed feedback on $850 Gaming Build ForumNeed advice and feedback on new gaming system ForumNeed feedback on new computer build ForumNeed feedback on a new system ForumFeedback on new build. ForumNeed help troubleshooting first build ForumSystem bottleneck -gaming ForumBuild opinion More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !