Are you spending too much on your gaming PC?
Is there such a thing as spending too much on a gaming PC?
The answer to that question is two-fold:
- The depth of your addiction to playing games and
- How far, financially, are you willing to go to feed your habit
So how much is too much?
Billions of dollars are being spent worldwide on gaming PCs and all the paraphernalia linked to this armchair sport/entertainment.
And while South Africa may lag somewhat behind when it comes to keeping abreast of the pace of cyberspace advancement, our country’s gamers, too, are spending more every year on this form of entertainment.
Taking serious note of this trend the team at Computer World, an industry award-winning company, is not letting the grass grow under our feet. This fact is patently demonstrated with a kick-ass rig we recently built for a customer. Here are the specs of the machine our IT Boffins put together:
- Core i5-8400
- 16GB DDR4-3200
- B360 GAMING PLUS board
- 600w PSU
- 120GB SSD
- 1TB HDD
- Masterbox Lite 5 RGB ATX case
- RTX2070 8GB GAMING Z
Question: What does this cost?
Which brings us back to the question of how much is too much to spend on your gaming PC?
Most gamers would agree that no cost is too much. However, these overheads must be kept in perspective with your budget. But no matter what your monetary constraints, focus on the GPU when building a gaming PC. GPUs, aka graphics processing units, are embedded into game consoles. Technically speaking, they alter and manipulate memory which accelerates image creation. The better the GPU the better the virtual gaming experience.
Talk to us at Computer Word – we are your local specialists in this field and also stockists of all things relating to PC gaming.
For the best computer deals, whether online or in-store, visit Computer World today.
35 Richdens Village Centre, 59-61 Old Main Rd
031 765 4438
Parklane Shopping Centre, 12 Chief Albert Luthuli St
033 342 5801
OR SHOP ONLINE – www.computer-world.co.za
Computer World’s highly trained and experienced staff provide unparalleled service as well as technical and practical knowledge ensuring that products purchased, and services rendered, are appropriate for requirements ensuring customer satisfaction.
If you are seeking value-added, cost-effective, practical and efficient business or personal application solutions utilizing all available technology look no further than Computer World
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