The Winners of our SBM March 2010 Contest

Last month we held a contest to give away our custom configured and built gaming rigs as part of our on-going System Builder Marathon series. Today we're happy to announce the winners!

Winner of the Performance PC valued at $3,000: Nathan Coleman from West Valley City, UT

Winner of the Enthusiast PC valued at $1,500: Richard Galloway from Purcellville, VA

Winner of the Gaming PC valued at $750: Reynaldo Macalma from Oceanside, CA

Congratulations to all our winners and don't forget to read our in-depth analysis of performance and value here. And as always, don't hesitate to let us know what you'd like to see in future contests!

Marcus Yam
Marcus Yam served as Tom's Hardware News Director during 2008-2014. He entered tech media in the late 90s and fondly remembers the days when an overclocked Celeron 300A and Voodoo2 SLI comprised a gaming rig with the ultimate street cred.
  • jonpaul37
    Rhode Island represent! oh, wait... we're null & void from Tom's Contests...
  • grillz9909
    CG. Wish that was me up there
  • ehanger
    damn, I forgot to enter :(

    not that I would have won
  • imspecial
    Gratz guys!!
  • jblack
    Congrats. If one of you decides you don't want the PC, I'll be MORE than happy to take it off your hands ;-)
  • DarkMantle
    Lucky bastards, that Performance PC looks so freacking sexy.
  • ScoobyJooby-Jew
    I think on the budget gamer build, it would be cool to limit your the budget to around the most expensive consoles+ an OS. A budget PC vs a console. Consoles may be 4 years old, but it's a guaranteed performance. That would be a real price/performance comparison.
  • babybeluga
    wtf...didn't you guys get my bribe money?

    Alright, time to steal somebody's identity.
  • kyofu
    jonpaul37Rhode Island represent! oh, wait... we're null & void from Tom's Contests...
    Really gotta hate the legality that prevents contests from being set up easily in RI.