my friend asked me for a new budget rig range will be 1000-1100.
main usage will be graphic intense FPS eg. crysis and photoshop.
this is what i have come in mind for my friend. not sure whether is it good or not. pls do help me to change the parts if u prefer others. OS hdd is not needed my friend got a spare.
Gigabyte EP45 UD3R + 8400 (prefer giga board and intel chip)
Kingston DDR2-667 2x2GB
Gigabyte 4850 (is there any brand better? best of all must be good distributor)
Verudium Vortex 600W
Pioneer Lightscribe SATA 20X DVDRW (any other brand to recommend?)
CM 534 Case