Gaming PC Build [Budget-£450] Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: April 8, 2012 9:51 AM in Systems Share kalvinsaranna April 7, 2012 12:31:03 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Summer 2012 Budget Range: GBP £450 System Usage from Most to Least Important: (High-Resolution Gaming, Blu-Ray Movies, Schoolwork) Parts Not Required: (keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, hard drive, Windows 7, case) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (overclockers.co.uk) Country: UK Parts Preferences: Preferably an Intel/Nvidia rig [i am very interested in the i5-2500k for oc'ing ] Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Maybe in the future, when i have more money Monitor Resolution: (currently 1280x1024 but i want to upgrade to 1920x1080 later on. Additional Comments: (noise is of no obejct) More about : gaming build budget 450 Anonymous a b B Homebuilt system April 7, 2012 12:53:46 PM i'd hang on for a few weeks after ivy bridge is launched and "officially" benchmarked by third party sites. kalvinsaranna April 7, 2012 1:02:21 PM what would be the advantages of an ivy bridge cpu? Related resources Is this a good gaming pc build and what graphics card should I buy? - Forum Is this a good gaming pc build? - Forum Suggest me cheaper alternates for this gaming pc build - Forum Is this a good gaming PC build for around $500? - Forum Please help with first gaming pc build. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b B Homebuilt system April 7, 2012 7:18:49 PM 5-10% increase in performance and a lower power consumption; at least that is what is being stated now. more will be known after its release wide scale in a few eeks. its good to shop now but hold off on making any decisions until later. metal orient April 8, 2012 9:51:56 AM +1 to looniams point, as your building in a few months it'd be better to properly price it out then as prices can change quite wildly. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuick PC Gaming Build Question! Forum SolvedGood Gaming PC Build? Forum Solvedfirst gaming pc build for £750 Forum SolvedGoing to build a Gaming PC Forum SolvedIs There Anything Wrong With My Gaming PC Build/ Improvements? Forum SolvedPC Build for first gaming PC Forum SolvedWould this be a good Monitor for my Gaming PC build? Forum SolvedGaming PC build help Forum Solved$500 Gaming PC Build Forum Solved$600 gaming pc build that can run bf4 Forum SolvedNeed help with picking parts for a New Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedGaming PC Build 900 euro Forum SolvedGaming PC Build Forum SolvedAre all these parts compatible for my gaming pc build? Forum SolvedBuild Help for Gaming PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !