Henry Cavill, aka Superman, answered the age-old question, PlayStation or Xbox, when he was asked the same thing back in the day. The Man of Steel responded immediately and said, “PC.” Superman is a member of the master race of personal computers, just like the rest of us. We now have sufficient evidence to support the claim that personal computers are the best for hard core gaming. So if you are looking to build one and you are under a certain budget, then look no further, because we have compiled a list of all the latest PCs that are available on the market right now!
Budget: 20,000 INR
PC building can be a tedious task, especially when you are on a tight budget. For optimal gaming, you need to have an integrated or dedicated GPU. When it comes to GPUs, you think about Intel or AMD. Well, that argument is for some other day because both brands have their own pros and cons. But for this specific build, we are going with AMD.
|CPU||AMD RYZEN 3- 3200G APU||₹8,250|
|Motherboard||Gigabyte H310M-H Motherboard||₹4,840|
|RAM||CORSAIR 8GB Vengeance LPX DDR4||₹2,930|
|Storage||Western Digital WD Green 120 GB||₹1,747|
|PSU||Zebronics 450 W Power Supply||₹550|
|Case||BBC 8862 Gaming Cabinet||₹2,300|
Let’s see why these components are the most effective for your gaming stage as a newbie.
An impeccable 2nd generation processor which comes with Radeon Vega8 Graphics and a Wraith Stealth Cooling Solution, which means you can game as long as you want without worrying about the heating issues.
Some other features of the processor that you should consider:
- 4 Cores & 4 Threads
- 3.6GHz Base Clock speed and up to 4GHz Max Boost Clock speed
- 6MB Cache
- 65W TDP
- 2933MHz System Memory
- DDR4 System Memory Type
- 2 Memory Channels
- AM4 Socket
- Wraith Stealth Heatsink Fan
Finally, it comes with a 3-year warranty too. So, if you are on an extremely tight budget, then you should go for the aforementioned build.
Let’s move on and raise our budget a little
Budget: 30,000 INR
Now things are getting serious, and if you want to take gaming seriously, then you need a seriously impactful build. That’s why the second building on the list will let you make an impact while headshotting the hidden snipers.
|CPU||Intel Core i3-9100F 9th Gen Desktop Processor||₹7,490|
|Motherboard||MSI H310M PRO-VDH Plus||₹4,900|
|RAM||Samsung DDR4 Ram – DIMM DDR4-2666MHz||₹3,290|
|Storage||Western Digital WD10EZEX 1TB Internal Hard Drive||₹3,440|
|PSU||Ant Esports VS500L Power Supply||₹1,825|
|Case||Ant Esports ICE-130AG Mid Tower Computer Case||₹2,549|
|Graphics Card||GIGABYTE GeForce GT 1030||₹6,549|
Let’s learn about the processor, shall we?
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Intel Core i3-9100F 9th Gen
When it comes to spending money on a productive processor, it goes without saying that the Intel Core i3-9100F 9th Gen Desktop Processor is an absolute bang for your buck. None of the processors even come close if you want to game like a pro under this budget. The only limitation of this processor is that it comes without an integrated graphics card. So you have to buy that separately, but apart from that, this beast of a machine can be overclocked up to 4.2 GHz and it also comes with a 3 year warranty.
Other features that you should consider:
- 4 Cores/ 4 Threads
- 3.60 GHz base frequency, up to 4.20 GHz turbo boost
- 14 nm process
- 65 W TDP, 6 MB cache
- Compatible with Intel 300 series-based motherboard
Now let’s double our budget from what we started.
Budget: 40,000 INR
The last PC build on our list is one that will definitely help you go toe-to-toe with the pro gamers. Not only that, you can also run heavy programmes like Photoshop, Premier pro, and other editing or streaming software easily.
|CPU||AMD Ryzen 5 3500 Desktop processor||₹14,479|
|Motherboard||MSI B450M PRO M2 MAX Gaming m-ATX Motherboard||₹6,894|
|RAM||Crucial Ballistic 3200 MHz 8 GB DDR4||₹2,490|
|Storage||WD 1 TB Internal Hard Drive HDD||₹3,249|
|PSU||Ant Esports VS500L Power Supply||₹1,825|
|Case||Ant Esports ICE-120AG Mid Tower Computer Case||₹2,590|
|Graphics Card||Zotac 1030 2 GB||₹8,390|
Let’s learn about this timeless processor
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AMD Ryzen 5 3500
We chose AMD for this design once more since it offers a 3.6 GHz clock speed and a 4.1 GHz maximum clock speed. It won’t be difficult to play video games at 1080p quality. Furthermore, thanks to the superb chipset performance, all modern games will operate without a problem.
Other features you should consider:
- 6 cores and 6 threads with 19 MB cache
- Up to 4.1 GHz turbo boost speed
- Includes Wraith Stealth fan
- Supports AM4 socket motherboard
- Supports dual-channel DDR4 RAM with up to 3200 MHz frequency
This concludes our list of budget-friendly but OP PC builds. All the models that are mentioned in our list are easily available on online selling platforms such as Amazon and Flipkart. Keep in mind that this list will only help you if you are looking for a CPU without a monitor. If you want to buy a monitor as well, then you might have to shed some extra rupees. But don’t worry, keep an eye on this place and we’ll help select a monitor as well. Until then, keep gaming!