The best bang for the buck on the market now is the AMD Phenom II
series processors. Mounted on a Motherboard and coupled with
Corsair Low Latency memory.  Add a Nvidia GeForce
GPU and you
have a machine that can play any of the new games you can throw at
it. Our personal favourites.

Motherboards: MSI and DFI for Extreme Overclocking
Processor: AMD
Phenom II - Intel I7
Memory: Corsair XMS and OCZ enhanced latency
Hard Drive: Western Digital Raptor
Video Card:
Nvidia and ATI
Power Supply: Antec
, OCZ, and Corsiar

With a system with these specs you can play Battle Field 2 and similar
games at Full resolution and all the details on. It is truly