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 Gaming PC build £0-£500 - Forum Gaming PC Build for Next Gen - Forum Will all my parts work together? Gaming PC build - Forum Gaming/Game Designer PC 1200ish dollor build - Forum Gaming PC Build 500 to 600$ with intel i5 processor and gtx video card - 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 SolvedGaming PC Build Forum Solved800 dollar gaming PC build help! Forum SolvedGaming PC build Forum Solved£500 Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedGaming PC Build Forum SolvedThe most powerful gaming PC for max. $800 (First build) Recommendations please! Forum SolvedIs this a good build for my first gaming pc? Forum SolvedGoing to build a gaming pc and oc the cpu in the future Forum Solvedneed help on first gaming pc build Forum SolvedWhat do you guys think of my gaming PC build so far? Forum Solved$700 Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedLooking for a strong Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedNeed help to build a Gaming PC for like 700-750 euros Forum Solved$900 Gaming PC Build 2014 Forum SolvedDo you need a network adapter for a new gaming PC build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !