Spec me System Please - Gaming [£330 / $600] Tags: Homebuilt Gaming Systems Product Last response: January 29, 2006 5:27 PM in Systems Share Forbidden January 29, 2006 11:12:41 AM Hey, Please could you spec me a gaming PC (Call of Duty 1 / 2 ) and other games. I need a base unit, If you cant fit in Floppy Drive, DVD-ROM Drive it doesnt matter. I also have Windows XP PRO so that is not needed. Dont mind getting 512MB of RAM, as I can upgrade it in 2 months later. I need: CPU: 939 Socket Motherboard: RAM: Graphics: Hard Drive: 80GB Case: Power Supplies: Budget of £330 / $600, Im from UK Thanks, More about : spec system gaming 330 600 S7A88Y January 29, 2006 2:01:07 PM Case - Thermaltake Swing http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?item=N82E1681... (I got the model with a window, great case, also comes in silver) CPU - Athlon 64 3200+ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?item=N82E1681... ($6 cheaper than 3000+) Mobo - ECS KN1 SLI Lite http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1681... (Supports X2 and SLI for upgrade) RAM - Crucial 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?item=N82E1682... (good RAM) HD - HITACHI Deskstar 7K80 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1682... (I used it in my system, aculy 83 GB, extra 3 for free, makes some noise) PSU - KINGWIN ABT-520MM 520W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1681... (Nice, SLI certifyed 520W) DVD-ROM - SONY Black IDE DVD-ROM Drive Model DDU1615/B2s http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?item=N82E1682... (great buy for 22 USD, no need for floppy, they dead.) Graphics - ASUS Geforce 6600 EN6600/TD/256 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E1681... (fair card, with SLI for later) All together with newegg's price it comes to 596.50 USD, save up for shiping a handling, search other stores also, find cheaper deals. mdd1963 a b B Homebuilt system January 29, 2006 2:04:18 PM With such a limited budget, you will need to cut a corner or two, but can stil get acceptable/layable performance on the latest titles at decent resolutions, although without AA/AF... MB: Find any name brand non SLI NF4 board (MSI K8N Neo-4 is nice budget board) for about $90 US cpu: A64/3500+ ($220 US) (a 3200+ would be acceptable, and a 3700/3800+ even better!) video card: 6800GS ($209 US) RAM: if budgeting get a single 1 gb stick now (lack of dual channel is not a crippling event), and add a 2nd stick later....go with OCZ or Corsair PC3200 Value, less than $100 a stick... This does not account for UK VAT, of course, but, shop around and enjoy! Related resources Please guide me which gaming spec is better for me???? - Forum Specs for $600 gaming pc please... - Forum Help me, Please! Best Gaming PC for under $600 /w monitor - Forum USD 600-700 gaming pc build, help me please - Forum Please check this gaming system for me. Will it work well? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Forbidden January 29, 2006 3:56:40 PM Hey, Thanks for your replys. I can raise the budget to to £400 / $710 Hopefully you can come up with a better spec computer Thanks, benjamin January 29, 2006 5:27:33 PM Quote:Hey, Thanks for your replys. I can raise the budget to to £400 / $710 Hopefully you can come up with a better spec computer There is absolutely no point in asking US members to post results from NewEgg for a dollar-equivalent sum. Sorry, had to be said. We have VAT, which is payable as import duty even if you do source parts from America. You will pay more than can be quoted from overseas. Work out what it is you want, and source it from ebuyer, savastore, scan, aria, dabs, et cetera. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Suggest me a Budget CPU configuration for gaming under Rs 20000/-(330 USD) ??? Forum Spec me a future proof £1800 gaming & Lightroom 4 rig please Forum SolvedBusiness Desktop to Gaming System Upgrade - Please Give Me Your Advice Forum SolvedCan someone please design me a gaming system for £700-£800? Forum Please advise me on this new System spec - Thanks! Forum SolvedPlease help me with my new gaming system. Forum SolvedHello There. Please Help me to select appropriate GPU for my old PC..spec. as below Asus MB...AMD atholn 64bit AM2 CPU 2GB DDR Forum SolvedIs tgis a good spec for first gaming pc please Forum Looking to build a gaming rig for my brother. Please review specs and help me pick and build! Forum SolvedHelp me determined the most efficient case and PSU for these spec please :D Forum SolvedIS THIS SPEC GOING TO BOTTLE NECK ME FOR GAMING?? D: :o Forum SolvedBest 60-65" HDTV Under $1,600? - Please help me Decide! Forum Please Recommend me £600 Gaming Rig Forum Solvedcan someone please tell me a good 600w psu in australia Forum SolvedFirst Time Building - Need Help with Gaming System spec for $1200-$1400 Budget Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !