AMD $500 Budget build Tags: Build Gaming AMD Systems Product Last response: February 17, 2013 5:10 PM in Systems Share tobishen February 17, 2013 3:00:39 PM This is my very first gaming build I created with a $500 budget, any tips and advice are welcome. http://pcpartpicker.com/p/E5Ef More about : amd 500 budget build AirSKiller February 17, 2013 5:02:35 PM Pretty good build. Personally, I would spend a bit more money and get some faster RAM (or OC the 1866 MHz) and a better PSU tiny voices a b 4 Gaming a b À AMD February 17, 2013 5:08:17 PM The PSU is crap. Get one from XFX, Corsair, Antec, Seasonic. This will be considerably better for gaming: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($123.79 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock B75M-DGS Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($59.98 @ SuperBiiz) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.98 @ Outlet PC) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.14 @ Amazon) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB Video Card ($124.99 @ Newegg) Case: NZXT Source 210 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($29.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg) Total: $505.85 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-17 14:07 EST-0500) This will be about 2.5x as powerful for gaming. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Azn Cracker February 17, 2013 5:10:57 PM Agreed the psu IS crap, do not buy it. tiny voices build it much better Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAMD $ 500 budget build Forum$ 500 Budget AMD Gaming Build - Need help ForumNew Build -- $ 500 AMD -Nvidia budget gaming/multi-purpose ForumBudget AMD PC Build $300-$ 500 ForumBudget gaming Build using AMD for $400- 500 Forum300- 500 budget build ? ForumBUILD $ 500 BUDGET (already have the GPU) Forum$ 500 -$600 First Time Budget Gaming Build Help Forum£ 500 Budget Build ForumNew Budget Build US $ 500 -650 ForumFirst time low budget gaming build ( 500 -700$) ForumHelp with my $ 500 Budget build ForumHelp with $ 500 budget Build ForumAdvice on gaming build through AVA Direct, $2, 500 budget Forum$ 500 -$600 Budget Gaming Build Help Forum$ 500 Budget new build ForumCPU Temps More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !