PROC: AMD X2 250
~ $68MOBO: Gigabyte GA-MA785GMT-UD2H
(Sturdy, fully featured) ~ $90RAM: Kingston 2GB DDR3 1333Mhz
(Rock solid stability) ~ $50
Or Crucial 2GB DDR3 1333Mhz
(Can be OC'd a bit) ~ $45GFX: EVGA 9800GT
(Reliable, decent performer) ~ $120PSU: Corsair VX450
(The best investment!) ~ $59.99
Same ~ 30$
Get these for around $420 and you are good to go for the next few years. Points to note:
*The mobo supports newer processors and OC'ing.
*The PSU can support powerful cards with 33A on the 12v rail.
Edited by ReviverSoft, 28 December 2009 - 07:18 PM.