Building a gaming PC is like for many people. Although it an exciting task, it requires the skill of distributing your budget among different components. You’ve to ensure the components are compatible with each other and the visual outcome is optimum. We’ve come up with a list of all components that you need to build your gaming PC for under ₹ 1 lakh.
1) Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Desktop Processor
The processor is the heart and soul of a PC. When it comes to gaming, you have to selective while choosing a processor. The AMD Ryzen 5 3600 provides you with the processing capabilities that you expect from a gaming PC. It comes with 6 cores that can handle 12 threads. You get a base clock speed of 3.6GHz and a max boost clock of up to 4.2GHz. The processor offers 35MP of cache memory and Thermal Design Power (TDP) of 95W.
Price: ₹ 18,149
2) Motherboard: ASUS TUF B450-Plus Gaming Motherboard
You can’t imagine a PC without a motherboard. A motherboard is like a skeleton that binds together all the components including the processor and the GPU. The ASUS TUF B450-Plus Gaming Motherboard comes with military-grade TUF Components like TUF LAN guard, TUF Capacitors, and TUF MOSFETs for enhanced performance and durability. The motherboard provides firm slots and protection against overvoltage. You also get RGB lighting to uplift the appearance of your gaming setup.
Price: ₹ 9,990
3) Graphics Card: ZOTAC NVIDIA GAMING GeForce RTX 2060
The Graphics processing unit (GPU) is a critical component in a gaming PC. The Zotac NVIDIA GAMING GeForce RTX 2060 is designed on the NVIDIA Turing architecture to render realistic graphics. The GeForce RTX platform seamlessly performs complex processing including ray-tracing, DLSS AI Acceleration, and programmable shading. The graphics card comes packed with a GDDR memory and supports the DirectX 12 driver.
4) RAM: HyperX Fury 8GB 3200MHz DDR4 CL16 DIMM 1Rx8 Black XMP Desktop Memory
The HyperX FURY DDR4 RAM comes with a Plug N Play capability and can get overclocked up to a frequency of 3466MHz. The Memory fully supports the latest Intel and AMD processors. Besides its elegant appearance, the RAM stays cool owing to its low-profile geat-spreader. It comes tested at different speeds to offer you a lag-free gaming experience. The HyperX Fury RAMs are available in single module capacities ranging from 4GB to 16GB.
Price: ₹ 4,508
5) SSD: Crucial BX500 3D NAND SATA 2.5-Inch Internal SSD Solid State Drive
An internal SSD is necessary for the quick loading of video games. The Crucial BX500 internal SSD ensures that your system boots up faster and enhance the overall response time of your system. The memory goes through rigorous testing to offer you a glitch-free gaming experience. You get a 3-year limited warranty and a guide to install the SSD on your PC. It offers a storage capacity of 120GB with 540MB/s read speed and 500MB/s write speed.
Price: ₹ 2,000
6) HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1TB Desktop SATA Internal Hard Drive
The internal hard drive from Seagate provides you 1TB of space to keep your data including your video games. For fast data fetching, it provides an I/O transfer rate of up to 600Mbps. The Seagate Barracuda 1TB Desktop SATA Internal Hard Drive is designed using the latest Seagate AcuTrac technology that ensures consistent read-write performance. Moreover, it consumes low power and saves energy when it is idle.
Price: ₹ 2,979
7) Cooler: DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX GTE V2 Black CPU Air Cooler
Gaming is a resource-intensive task and liberates excessive heat. To prevent the motherboard reach burning temperatures, a powerful cooler is necessary. The DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX comes with a 120mm PWM fan that efficiently expels the heat within the cabin. The advanced copper pipes enhance the heat transfer to improve the overall life of the CPU. The fan cooler works without creating noise and has attractive RGB lighting.
Price: ₹ 2,742
8) PC Cabinet: Ant Esports ICE-100TG Mid Tower Gaming Cabinet
The Ant Esports ICE 100 GT comes with a unique design and a black glossy finish to enhance the gaming ambience. The gaming cabinet is designed for hassle-free assembly and disassembly. You get a removable dust filter for PSU housing. For easy installation of the SSD and HDD, the Ant Esports ICE-100TG Mid Tower Gaming Cabinet is equipped with sliders. There is a fully functional interface with I/O features including USB 3.0, speaker, and power.
Price: ₹ 2,802
9) Power supply: Ant Esports VS500L Power Supply
A power supply unit (PSU) receives the mains AC power and converts the current to low-voltage regulated DC power. The Ant Esports VS500L consists of a 120mm silent fan that functions without noise and effectively dissipates heat. The power supply is made of high-quality components for stable output. It comes with durable connectors for different components including the motherboard, CPU, and PCI-E.
Price: ₹ 1,889
10) Monitor: Acer KG271 27 inch Full HD TN Panel Gaming Monitor
The quality of a monitor can make or break your gaming experience. The Acer KG271 seamlessly renders the visual data delivered by the CPU. You get a resolution of 1920×11080 pixels with a refresh rate of 75Hz. The screen has a luminance rating of Nits 400 so that you easily view the obstacles in your gameplay. The monitor has a quick response time for a lag-free gaming experience.
11) Mouse: Razer DeathAdder Essential – Right-Handed Wired Gaming Mouse with 6,400 DPI Optical Sensor
Finding a gaming mouse is always a challenge. A gaming mouse should not just have quick and precise responses, but also it should be comfortable to use. The Razer DeathAdder features a 6,400 DPI optical sensor that offers precise swipes and fast response. The Hyperesponse buttons are programmed independently for seamless control. The ergonomic design ensures a firm grip so that you don’t feel to handle it during marathon gaming sessions.
Price: ₹ 1,599
12) Keyboard: Logitech G213 Gaming Keyboard
The Logitech G213 is a high-performance gaming keyboard that offers up to 4x faster click responses. It comes with individual lighting zones that offer a spectrum of up to 16.8 million colours. Each key is crafted to deliver a tactile experience and the anti-ghosting gaming matrix ensures optimal gaming performance. The device is spill-proof so that you can have refreshments while you’re indulged in gameplay.
Price: ₹ 3,495
What is the total cost of the gaming PC?
Summing up all the prices of all the above components, the total cost of your gaming PC would be ₹97,652. The remaining money in your budget can be utilised to buy the tools needed to assemble a PC like a screwdriver, anti-static wrist strap and cables.
What games can you run on this PC?
The gaming PC has a GeForce RTX 2060 graphics card with supported components. As a result, you can run all PC games that require up to DirectX 12 driver. Considering 1080p resolution, the maximum achieved frame rates for various games are given below.
- Battlefield V: 85fps
- Shadow of the Tomb Raider: 113fps
- Forza Horizon 4: 98fps
- Watch Dogs 2: 78fps
- Assassin’s Creed Odyssey: 66fps
- Project Cars 2: 115fps
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