I’m currently working on a budget gaming PC. The following is the final list of components that I am using.
CPU: AMD RYZEN 5 2600 6-Core 3.4 GHz (3.6 GHz Turbo) Socket AM4 processor with Wraith Spire Cooler
AMD SenseMI Technology
Max Turbo Frequency 3.6 GHz
16MB L3 Cache
3MB L2 Cache
Thermal Design Power 65W
AMD Wraith Spire 95W Cooler Included
Motherboard: MSI B450M Bazooka
Supports AMD® Ryzen 1st and 2nd Generation/ Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics/ Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics Processors for Socket AM4
Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 3466+(OC) MHz
Lightning Fast Game experience: 1x TURBO M.2, Store MI technology
Core Boost: With premium layout optimized power design to support more cores and provide better performance.
DDR4 Boost: Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best gaming performance and stability.
Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality for the most immersive audio experience
PCI-E Steel Armor: Protecting VGA cards against bending and EMI
X-Boost: Software that auto-detects and allows you to boost the performance of any storage, Optane or USB device
EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot.
Memory: HyperX FURY 8GB (2 x 4GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 2666
HyperX® FURY DDR4 can handle even the toughest battle. It recognizes its host platform and overclocks to the highest frequency published (up to 2666MHz*) — so you can wreak havoc. FURY DDR4 runs at 1.2V, even at 2666MHz, so it stays cooler while you play. You don’t need to alter the voltage to reach higher speeds, which means there’s more power for other hardware in the system. FURY’s sleek, asymmetrical black heat spreader provides enhanced thermal dissipation to help keep your cool and help you stand out from the crowd.
Automatic overclocking — up to 2666MHz
Low power consumption at 1.2V
Optimized for X99 series motherboards
Stylish low profile heat spreader in black
Storage: (2) X Kingston – A400 240 GB 2.5″ Solid State Drive
Kingston’s A400 solid-state drive dramatically improves the responsiveness of your existing system with incredible boot, loading and transfer times compared to mechanical hard drives. Powered by a latest gen controller for read and write speeds up to 500MB/s and 450MB/s1, this SSD is 10x faster than a traditional hard drive1 for higher performance, ultra-responsive multi-tasking and an overall faster system. Also more reliable and durable than a hard drive, A400 is available in multiple capacities from 120GB–960GB2.
Fast start-up, loading and file transfers
More reliable and durable than a hard drive
Multiple capacities with space for applications or a hard drive replacement
Video Card: ZOTAC GeForce GTX 1060 DirectX 12 ZT-P10620A-10M 6GB 192-Bit GDDR5X
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB is a great graphics card for gamers seeking serious performance and features at a price that won’t bust the wallet. Based on the state-of-the-art Pascal architecture, the GeForce GTX 1060 is built using 16nm FinFET technology and equipped with 1280 CUDA processors that operate at unprecedented high clock speed. Coupled with high-bandwidth GDDR5 memory, the GeForce GTX 1060 delivers brilliant performance to take on the latest high-definition games. It also delivers innovative new gaming technologies and breakthrough VR experiences, making it the ideal choice for your gaming machine.
This ZOTAC ZT-P10620A-10M GeForce GTX 1060 6GB comes with dual large fans for efficient yet quiet cooling, and is built with superb components ensuring stability, reliability and durability you can count on in extreme gaming.
Case: ROSEWILL ATX Mid Tower Gaming Case
Classic and Professional Design: ROSEWILL CHALLENGER S is a typical mid tower pc computer case with a gaming look to leverage the gaming practice and a solid gaming computer case comes with a blue LED case fan at the front for excellent gaming systems.
All-Around Airflow: With 2x front blue LED 120mm and 1x rear 120mm computer case fans pre-installed, the gaming case (CHALLENGER S) aims to create the best airflow for any gaming system. ROSEWILL CHALLENGER S can not only give the excellent ventilation but also the easy access I/O ports at the front.
Spacious Internal: The ATX case pre-installs 2x front blue LED 120mm and 1x rear 120mm and support another 2x 120mm gaming case fans (optional). Easy to customize interior components with screw-less design for 5.25″ external drive bays and 3.5″ HDD.
Hassle-free Installation: The ATX mid tower case offers tool-less installation of the 2.5″ drives and 3.5″ drives for a hassle-free build. Plus, the case has a bottom-mounted dust filter that protects the power supply from the threat of dust.
Great Expandability: With up to five internal 3.5” drive bays and two external 3.5” drive bays, the Rosewill CHALLENGER gives DIY builders ultimate flexibility in personalizing their PC. It’s also furnished with three 5.25″ external drive bays. Additionally, up to seven expansion slots let you better take advantage of your motherboard’s expandability.
Power Supply: EVGA 600 W 80+ Certified ATX
When building on a budget, the EVGA 600W 80 PLUS is a great choice at a low cost. Supporting 49 A on a single +12 V rail provides more options without having to reduce your component requirements. Save space with the 600W’s compact design, well-placed power switch and fully sleeved cables. The 600 W offers the connections and protections needed for basic system builds.