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Gaming rig spec for these games

Discussion in 'OcUK Full Systems & Bundles' started by shady, Mar 5, 2017.

  1. shady

    Hitman

    Joined: Nov 4, 2002

    Posts: 904

    Location: NE Scotland

    My son insists that i7/1060 is what he needs to be able to play these games:
    • Just cause 3
    • ARK: survival evolved
    • Assassins creed black flag
    • Grav
    • H1Z1 king of the kill
    • The forest
    • CS:GO
    • Payday 2
    • Rust
    • Far Cry 4
    • Sniper elite 4
    • Steep
    • Borderlands 2
    • Forza horizon 3
    • Dishonored 2
    • BeamNG drive
    • Killing floor 2
    • Dark souls III
    • Next car game wreck fest
    • Mafia III
    • Rise of the tomb raider
    • The crew
    But looking for something that will be powerful enough to play these games and last him, but doesn't cost the earth.
     
  2. Mark1989

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Dec 5, 2008

    Posts: 8,461

    I5 is all that's needed, I use an i5 7600k and breezes all games my gpu is a 480. If your going 1060 do not get the 3gb model. 6gb 1060 or rx480 is all that's needed for 1080p gaming
     
  3. mistersprinkles

    Gangster

    Joined: Apr 21, 2016

    Posts: 478

    Actually there are a lot of games now where i7 is faster.

    i7 7700K
    ASUS Z270-A
    16GB DDR4 3000
    2TB WD Caviar black HDD
    250GB Samsung 850 EVO
    GTX 1070 or GTX 1080 (or if you really want to pimp it 1080Ti)
     
  4. Minibiker

    Gangster

    Joined: Mar 27, 2016

    Posts: 374

    Location: Swindon

    I would say save money and not get i7, the i5 processors are more than capable to run most games at 1080p paired with a decent GPU, Definately consider the RX480
     
  5. geordiejc

    Gangster

    Joined: Nov 1, 2013

    Posts: 368

    Shady,

    What's the budget and is it 1k, 2k or 4k resolution & 60 or 144hz+ ?
     
  6. mistersprinkles

    Gangster

    Joined: Apr 21, 2016

    Posts: 478

    OP would you trust a guy who can't spell definitely? I mean, come on.
     
  7. Minibiker

    Gangster

    Joined: Mar 27, 2016

    Posts: 374

    Location: Swindon

    :D Ohhh dear!! Really!! :D:D:D
     


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