Feb 12, 2011

Guide for the Entry user for gaming (budget $452)

Ok,  we'll see what we can buy for building a desktop computer with a budget of $452.
  • Motherboard; MSI 870-G45 which costs $70 Or a ASRock 870 EXTREME3 for $90
  • CPU; Phenom II x2 555 BE for $92 or a Athlon II X4 630 for $98
  • PSU; SeaSonic S12II 512 512w  for $45 Or any 80+ 400w+ PSU.
  • Case; Thermaltake V4 for $50 or HAF 912 for $60
  • GPU; 5750 for $110 or a 450 for $110
  • RAM; 4 GB DD3 $42
  • HDD; 320GB $43 or 500GB for 50$
TOTAL: $ 452*


*prices taken from newegg.com

25 comments:

  1. That's a pretty solid computer and also the price is amazingly low! Thanks for sharing this :-)

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  2. Good choices, looking forward for a high end budget one!

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  3. Nice, great price for what your paying for

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  4. haha cool, now you made a low budget AND gamer computer.

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  5. you should do one for music production lol I need to build a new computer just for that

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  6. nice collection, got nearly the same hardware. but i payed a little bit more :(

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  7. got any good advice on buying good laptops?

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  8. I bookmarked this page, and will be using it soon. Maybe with a minor upgrade or two, but this is pretty much the box I want to build.

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  9. I still prefer intel over AMD but you really can't argue with AMD prices vs performance

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  10. Good prices for that stuff. Even though I don't need to upgrade atm, its helpful.

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  11. Not a bad little rig at all...

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  12. pretty useful - good build for a nice price.

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  13. looks a nice little kit your bying

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  14. very nice. keep up the good work mate

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  15. i'd definetely take a 5750 over 450
    good guide anyways

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  16. Lance i am enjoying your blog alot since i am in the IT field.

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  17. that is an amazingly solid pc for the price would tweak it a bit my self but over all looks very solid!

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  18. Looks like a very good computer package! I'll definitely use your blog as a reference when I build my desktop.

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