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Windows 7: Budget Rig

09 Nov 2010   #1
mc995599

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 
Budget Rig

I need some advice on building a gaming rig for 300 I know this is a big budget but I believe it can be done could someone please give me there recommend spec.
Thank You so much
Matthew


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09 Nov 2010   #2
WDAexodus

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Really depends on what you want to play. If you are playing COD MW2 or BO then you should need a mid level dual core with 2 gig ram and a GTS 250 level card. This will get you decent frames on a 22" display. Should hit your price mark close. Just depends on what you can reuse if you have anything. If you want to play Medal of Honor of BC2 you are looking at a quad core with 4GB ram and a mid to upper level video card. That's going to shoot above your price mark by about 150.
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09 Nov 2010   #3
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Would you you be best served to buy a cool system off someone looking to trade up?
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09 Nov 2010   #4
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

It does indeed depend on what you want to play. Newer games require bigger and badder stuff.

What hardware components do you have already?
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09 Nov 2010   #5
AstaLaVista

Windows 7 x64 (Ultimate)
 
 

+ 1 on what pretty much everyone has said here.

Post up what you have and what you need and we may be able to guide you even better.
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