Re: video pc
For recording only, he can get by with a decent dual core system. You're asking for way too much for such a small budget. Why are you building a dedicated computer only for recording from your 360? Why don't you just get a game bridge and use that?
2.13Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo-2GB DDR2 800 Mhz-500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue- Nvidia 9400M