Today’s games are completely high end and require an up to date system with all the latest technology put into it. Improvement of the graphics takes place every day and it needs higher system configuration to experience the true deliverability of these games designed to give the player. The picture quality, animation and sound are becoming so life like that it is now hard to tell the difference.
When you are set on buying a gaming PC, do not be stringent on the budget allocated for it. Going for the motherboard, you can buy Intel or AMD; both are extremely good and completely suitable for gaming purposes. You CPU must be the maximum expense in your budget. Then while buying RAM, there are many companies, you can choose the one that offers the maximum speed. You will need at least 4GB of RAM if you do not want to update it within the next year or two. Your video card should be of the latest and done ever think of going for a lower priced one as it might deliver the quality. You can try Creative’s sound card as a sound enhancer though on board sound cards do just fine. Try to buy a Blu-Ray drive or DVD drive. Refrain from anything else. Get an outrageous hard drive like the Raptor SATA which offers a very high RPM, you can also add another hard drive if you need more storage space.
After you put in all your configured items in, do not forget to get a cooling pad to hold your precious PC. Cooling is another important aspect as over-heating could lead to complete melt down. You can try Antec or Danger Den cooler. Make sure you have enough USB ports to support all the accessories that you will be adding into the computer for uninterrupted performance!