Budget Build

The Budget Build is for those that want great gaming performance without all the unnecessary frills of a high end machine. This category of gaming PC will be able to play nearly all games on high settings at a 1080p and medium at 1440p resolution with nice frame rates. The suggested build is the recommended selection of components to get the best bang for your buck. The optional build components are available if you want to add more performance or lighten the cost. Be sure that you use an AMD motherboard with an AMD CPU if you decide to select some of the optional components.

Suggested Build

(On Amazon check the "More Buying Choices" column on the right)

CPU

Intel Core i3-9100F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memory

Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Card

XFX RX 570 RS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Power Supply

Corsair CX 550W

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Operating System Software

Windows 10 64 Bit

Motherboard

Gigabyte Z370P D3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Storage

Seagate FireCuda 2TB

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Case

Phanteks Eclipse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Optical Drive (Optional)

Lite-On iHAS124-04

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total cost after rebates and shipping: $688.94

Optional Build Components

(Replace the Corresponding Component in the Suggested Build)​

CPU 

AMD Ryzen 5 2600

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Card

Zotac RTX 2060 6GB

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Card

XFX RX 580 GTX XXX 8GB

Motherboard

ASUS Prime B450M-A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Case

Rosewill TYRFING

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CPU Cooler

CM Hyper 212 EVO