PC Build Under Rs. 70,000 For Gaming And Video Editing (August 2020).
Gaming and Video editing under Rs. 70,000? Possible! Whether video editing, 1080p gaming, or streaming, it will be able to handle pretty much everything you throw at it. All the links of the components we have used will be provided so you can purchase them easily.
Do note that due to the pandemic and high demands, the prices of the pc components have increased quite a lot, so prices may vary depending on when you are reading this build guide.
Links to the components.
1. CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3500
For the processor, we are using the Ryzen 5 3rd Generation 3500 processor. Being old, it is still one of the best processors for pc building in this price segment. It comes with AMD Wraith Stealth Cooler which is very silent. The processor is based on the Zen Core Architecture.
|Cores/Treads||6 Cores & 6 Threads|
|Frequency||Base: 3.6GHz Max Boost: up to 4.1GHz|
|Socket Type||Socket AM4|
2. GPU: GALAX GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB
The Galax GeForce GTX 1660 Super is the choice of GPU for this build. It has dual 90mm fans with RGB lighting. The GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is up to 20% faster than the original GTX 1660. It is based on NVIDIA’s Turing architecture and has GDDR6 memory. It also comes with NVIDIA G-SYNC and DIRECTX 12/DXR support.
|Clock Speed||1800 MHz Boost|
|CUDA Cores Count||1408|
3. Motherboard: ASRock B450 Steel Legend
For the motherboard, we have selected the ASRock B450 Steel Legend with AM4 Socket which is compatible with our processor. It supports both the 2nd and 3rd Generation Ryzen processors. It also has 3 pin ARGB header and 1 4 pin RGB header if you want to add RGB lights to your cabinet.
|RAM Type/Capacity||4 x DDR4 DIMM Slots / up to 64GB|
1 Ultra M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x4)
1 M.2 (PCIe Gen3 x2 & SATA3)
|Ports||1 x PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard Port|
1 x HDMI Port
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x Optical SPDIF Out Port
2 x USB 2.0 Ports
1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A Port
1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C Port
4 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Ports
Realtek Gigabit LAN
7.1 CH HD Audio (Realtek ALC892 Audio Codec)
|Motherboard Type||ATX Motherboard|
4. RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB DDR4
For the RAM, we are going for Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB DDR4 single stick. The purpose of selecting this RAM stick is that the RAM is very popular and it can be easily overclocked to 3400MHz with the support of XMP 2.0. It comes with a 3000MHz clock speed out of the box.Buy on Amazon
5. PSU: Cooler Master MWE 550W
For the power supply, we recommend getting the Cooler Master MWE 550W PSU. It comes with 80 plus rating, built-in over-temperature protection, 120mm fans, braided cables, and much more. It is a pretty good power supply for the budget.Buy on Amazon
6. Storage: Western Digital WD10EZEX 1TB
Western Digital WD10EZEX 1TB Internal Hard Drive is a pretty good choice for storage. However, it is also recommended to get an SSD if you have the budget for Windows as it boosts the performance of the system by a lot. This particular hard drive is a 7200 RPM HDD with 64MB buffer and transfer rates up to 6Gbps.Buy on Amazon
7. Cabinet: Ant Esports ICE-511MT Gaming Cabinet.
Finally, for the cabinet, we are going for the Ant Esports ICE-511MT gaming cabinet. It has a mesh front panel and a sliding tempered glass in the side to show off your components. It also has three 120mm Auto-RGB LED fans in the front and one 120mm in the rear pre-installed.
On the top panel, It has a power button, reset button, LED control button, a USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, microphone, and a headphone jack port. You can go for any cabinet that you like based on your budget.Buy on Amazon
Price table: (Prices may vary based on the time you are reading this guide)
|1.||CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3500||₹ 12,108.00|
|2.||GPU: GALAX GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB||₹ 21,900.00|
|3.||Motherboard: ASRock B450 Steel Legend||₹ 14,999.00|
|4.||RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB DDR4||₹ 3,595.00|
|5.||PSU: Cooler Master MWE 550W||₹ 5,390.00|
|6.||Storage: Western Digital WD10EZEX 1TB||₹ 3,620.00|
|7.||Cabinet: Ant Esports ICE-511MT Gaming Cabinet||₹ 3,999.00|
|Total: –||₹ 65,611|