Gaming PC is a dream machine for the gamer and technologist. Though there are many gaming laptops which may replace the gaming PC, many people prefer the gaming PC instead of gaming laptop due to a wide variety of upgrade option available in gaming PC, whereas the upgrade option in the laptop is quite strenuous.
For building a gaming PC, you have to buy all necessary accessory which completes your gaming PC requirement. This article will help you to build your gaming PC with the best hardware under your budget.
Building your $700 Gaming PC
Before building your PC, you have to plan for many criteria like upgrading ability, high performance, and your budget. Many peoples have the wrong assumption about the gaming PC(i.e., it costs more), but unfortunately many will end up satisfied by the lower price than expected.
For building a gaming PC, you require the following components
- Graphics Card
- Hard Disk Drive( HDD/SSD)
- PC case
- Power Supply Unit (PSU)
- Cooling Fan
We are also giving some upgrade option for your Gaming PC. Make sure you read this article fully to boost up your gaming PC fantasies.
Choosing the Right Components
You have to choose the right components for your PC without neglecting a simple flaw ( For example one may have a great processor but lack of proper RAM or GPU may end up in wasting money in the PC components which have no use for gaming arcade machine). We have listed many PC components below which is best for your Gaming PC
|Sl No||PC Components/ Accessories||Price|
|1||Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO LGA 1151 Gaming Motherboard||$120|
|2||Processor: Intel Core i5-9400F||$170|
|3||RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB(2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 3000 MHz||$75|
|4||Graphics Card or GPU: ASUS Geforce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Phoenix Fan Edition DVI-D HDMI DP 1.4 Gaming Graphics Card||$170|
|5||HDD: Western Digital WD Blue 1TB PC hard drive 7200 RPM, SATA 6GB/sec, 64MB cache 3.5 inch|
SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 500GB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD
|6||PC Case: Rosewill ATX case Mid tower case||$45|
|7||PSU: EVGA 600 BR, 80+ Bronze 600W||$45|
|8||Cooling Fan: Corsair Air Series AF120 LED fan||$20|
Let us see the detailed overview of the above PC components which are used to build your $700 gaming PC
MSI Z390F-A PRO Gaming Motherboard
This motherboard does support the 9th generation i9-9900K, i7-9700K, and i5-9600k processors( It also supports 8th generation Intel Core, Pentium gold, and Celeron processors). It has dual channel DDR4 Memory up to 64GB and 4400(OC) MHz.
It is a mid-range gaming motherboard but it does the job that the high-end gaming motherboard can do and it has 8+4 pin CPU power connector with CPU boost.
This motherboard comes with such a design that it helps to dissipate the excessive heat from your CPU. The Turbo M.2 slot helps to boot faster and load quick applications and high data transfer speed up to 32GB/s and it also has audio boost which offers a premium HD audio experience.
Intel Core i5-9400F
You can also choose Intel core i5-9600F, but it may costs you more than $200, so we have opted for Intel core i5-9400F. The core i5-9400F is the refreshed version of core i5-8400 with 100 MHz clock speed boost and it comes with cooler and thermal paste.
It consists of 6 cores/6 threads which offer the premium gaming performance with the clock speed of 2.90 GHz to 4.1 GHz max turbo frequency.
It features Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 which offers powerful performance for gaming. This processors only support 300 intel series motherboards and it has 9MB cache memory. You can boost your PC performance by adding RAM up to 64GB because this processor supports it.
Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB(2x8GB) DDR4 3000MHz
The corsair vengeance LPX memory is a DDR4 RAM which is designed for high octane performance overclocking and it also offers higher frequencies, greater bandwidth, and less power consumption than the previous generation DDR3 RAM.
It consists of heat spreader which is made up of aluminum for faster heat dissipation and it is built in 8 layers PCB/highly screened memory ICs board which helps to decrease heat and increases the overclocking performance.
This RAM comes with XMP 2.0 which enables it to perform trouble free and do automatic overclocking without ease. For an instant, this feature will enable your RAM to adjust automatically to the safe speed for reliable performance without hiccups.
Graphics Card or GPU:
ASUS Geforce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Phoenix Fan Edition DVI-D HDMI DP 1.4 Gaming Graphics Card
The ASUS Geforce GTX 1050 Ti is the high performing graphics card with extended reliability and non-stop gaming performance. You can easily play Overwatch, League of Legends and PUBG without a drop in the frame rates.
It comes with GPU Tweak II, which enables it to monitor performance and easy screaming. This feature also adds game booster and XSplit Gamecaster. It has two optimized fans which provide 2x greater airflow performance and combining enhanced cooling for reliable gaming performance and great computing actions.
The NVIDIA Pascal architecture provides improved performance and power efficiency so you can play the games at 1080p @ 60FPS without a problem and it has the memory clock up to 7008 MHz.
Western Digital WD Blue 1TB PC hard drive 7200 RPM, SATA 6GB/sec, 64MB cache 3.5 inch
The WD Blue PC hard disk boost your PC performance and storage speed with 7200 rpm class. It has no touch ramp load technology which safely positions the recording head off the disk surface and helps to protect your data
It also comes with bigger storage options up to 6GB which enables you to store ultrahigh definition videos at 4K resolution and it can handle all the media or data of you easily without ease.
You can also backup your data or media by using Acronis True Image WD edition software which is a free download. It can help you to clone drives and backup your applications, setting and all type your data.
Samsung 860 EVO 500GB 2.5 inch SATA III Internal SSD
The SSD(Solid state drive) has far superior performance over standard HDD. The SSD is specially designed to enhance the performance of your PCs and laptops. It has V-NAND technology, which enables faster and reliable SSD.
By using SSD the PC performance speed are consistent, even under heavy workloads and it supports multitasking without any lag. It can also transfer data and read data with blazing speed.
The Samsung EVO performs at sequential speed up to 550MB/s. It has the turbo write buffer technology which helps you to read or write data buffer from 12GB to 78GB.
Rosewill ATX case Mid tower case
This PC case has a stylish and neat design which attracts the gamers. It comes with magnificent design with blue LED fans in the front of the PC tower and makes a unique look for your PC desktop.
It has multiple input/output ports and well designed tool-less docking station with top-mounted input/output ports such as USB 3.0×2, USB 2.0×2, and Audio in/out.
This PC tower case can support many motherboards like ATX, Micro-ATX, and Mini-ATX. It has well-optimized ventilation and comes with 3 pre-installed fans(including two 120mm blue LED fans in the front and one 120mm fan in the rear). The gamers can also install the CPU cooler up to 154mm in this PC case.
The Rosewill ATX case is a mid-range ATX case which offers tremendous expansion (up to 154mm CPU cooler, up to 380mm Graphics card and multiple PCI-E Slots). This provides the gamer more flexibility to upgrade their PC without hiccups.
EVGA 600 BR, 80+ Bronze 600W
The EVGA 600 BR 80+ PSU is 80 PUS bronze certified PSU with 85% efficiency or higher under typical loads and it features a non-modular design with all black full sleeved cables. the 120mm long sleeve bearing fan is used in this PSU which is noise-free and has increased voltages stability(3.3V/5V).
It has a standard ATX form factor so it can be used in mATX, EATX, HPTX, and XLATX cases. This PSU has all black sleeved cables that give a high-end look.
It has 600W of continuous power with exceptional performance, greater efficiency, and robustness. It also has heavy duty protections(such as OCP, OVP, UVP, OPP, SCP, and OTP).
Corsair Air Series AF120 LED fan
The Corsair air series cooling fan has high airflow pc case fans combined with low noise airflow with nice striking LED lighting. It has custom molded blades which are designed for high-density air delivery with less noise and turbulence than typical case fans.
This cooling fan performs well even in the unrestricted space with at least 3cm of clearance and its ideal for mounting at the top or rear of your PC case as exhaust fans for your motherboard, CPU, graphics card and other components.
Our gaming PC tower case already has 3 inbuild fans, so it is not necessary to add these fans in the PC case.
Are the Above components are sufficient for gaming PC??
The above components are mostly sufficient for gaming PC under our $700 budget, but there are few things you have to consider while building one gaming PC and the extra accessories which complete your gaming PC is given below
- Gaming Mouse
- Gaming Monitor
- Wireless Keyboard
- Windows 10 operating system
The component we used to build the $700 gaming PC is great for gaming, but you can increase the gaming performance by adding or upgrading a few things like SSD and graphics card. The processor we have used to build the $700 PC is having the maximum RAM speed of 2666MHz but you can add 3000MHz RAM by overclocking your PC.
You can save a few bucks by buying in online shopping websites like Amazon, eBay, and Walmart. You can go for SSD instead of HDD because it has many advantages over HDD. But it may cost you little. Hope you build your Gaming PC within your Budget.