PC hardware forum: First gaming PC need help please!

by: thejanitormafia June 21, 2009 8:19 PM PDT

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First gaming PC need help please!

by thejanitormafia - 6/21/09 8:19 PM

Within a month I plan to purchase a customized gaming PC either from cyberpowerinc.com or a local computer shop. Since I primarily am a console gamer, I was wondering what specs I should be looking at so that games on my computer will look better than it does on gaming consoles. I'm planning to spend $800 on this excluding an OS and a monitor. I plan to play on 1680x1050 resolution.

I generally would want games to play at high settings at maybe 50-60fps average.

Any help would be appreciated. If this is not possible on an $800 budget, feel free to post the cheapest build possible.

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