Gaming PC for around £900

  Busterofwar 08:34 02 Oct 11
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I have £900 to spend on a gaming PC, what should I get?

  Busterofwar 08:45 02 Oct 11

The £900 is just for the box, I already have a monitor, mouse, keyboard and everything.

Dell XPS 8300 Processor: Intel Core i7-2600 Processor (3.40GHz, 8MB) Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium (64 BIT) Optical Drive: Blu-ray ROM combo (Blu-ray read only, DVD CD read & write) Memory: 8192MB Dual Channel DDR3 1333MHz [2x4069] Memory Hard Drive: 2TB Dual Hard Drive RAID 0 "Stripe" (2x1TB - 7,200 rpm) Graphics Card: AMD Radeon HD 6770 1GB DDR5 graphics Sound Software: Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PCIe Card

Total £899.01

I just found this and it looks quite good, but I'm hoping someone here can give me some advise.

  chub_tor 12:17 02 Oct 11

Nothing major wrong with your spec but I am not a fan of Dell. Take a look at some of these i7 offerings from UKGC Never used them myself so check out their reviews.

  spuds 13:34 02 Oct 11

The question about gaming machine purchase comes up quite frequently on the forum. Perhaps a quick search in the archives will provide some results on various possible suggestions for consideration. Might even reduce your budget, leaving funds to spare?.

I wouldn't recommend a Dell for gaming, perhaps best to go to a 'custom build' dealer for the ultimate machine?.

  mobing 03:28 03 Oct 11

Bust ,in fact i think it is ok for common games unless some high requirements of special games !

  fenway23 13:43 03 Oct 11

well i got mine here :- Build Your box

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