A $1000 gaming PC build is where you should start when you want to begin your PC gaming journey with some of the best of the best when it comes to today’s hardware.
If you want to know how to build a gaming pc for around the $1000 price point then you should follow the part list below. This guide will show you how to go about building it as well as sharing what you can expect out of a build like this.
$1000 PC Build Part List:
Last Updated: November 24th, 2020
Motherboard – Gigabyte X570 UD ATX AM4 Motherboard
Storage – Samsung 860 Evo 500 GB 2.5″ SSD
Estimated Final Price: $990-$1080
A gaming rig that’ll run you around $1000 ensures that you have some of the best gaming performance available for the lowest price possible. It’s easily the best build when it comes to power per dollar spent.
The RX 5700 XT card combined with a Ryzen 5 3600X gives you enough performance power to match up with a 144hz monitor as well as having potential for high quality VR gaming as well as some pretty decent 1440p performance.
You should expect to be able to pull an average of 100+ FPS on most AAA titles that are out today on the highest possible settings. You can also expect high FPS in virtual reality games.
When it comes to having a PC build that can handle 100+ FPS on the highest settings right away, this is the build to go for. This is for those of you that want to start out on the highest quality that’s available without going much over the $1000 mark.
How To Build This $1000 Gaming PC
I’d highly recommend following something like the video guide below when it comes to putting this PC together. It’s a great guide and it is easy to follow!
There may be some parts that are different from this build in the video embedded below and that’s okay! If there is another part that you don’t understand then you should look through the manual of that part and/or look up other video tutorials as well.
If you find yourself having trouble understanding a certain part then you should always search for the specific part and how to install it on YouTube, there are plenty of videos out there showcasing how each part can be installed.
For example, if you aren’t sure how to install your solid state drive then simply search “How to install a solid state drive into PC” on YouTube and you’ll find plenty of material to follow.
Also, you don’t have to use the above case for your build!
You can use almost any other mid tower case if the above case isn’t your style. Feel free to browse the mid tower cases on Amazon and if you find one that you think you’d like to use, link it to me in the comments below and I’ll be able to let you know if it’d work or not.
After putting your rig together, you’ll need to install your operating system, drivers and other software. You’ll also need to get connected online.
There are a couple of posts here on the site that you should read up on if you need to know how to install your operating system as well as getting connected online.
Click the buttons below to learn how to install Windows 10 and get an internet connection with your build!
Have Any Questions?
Feel free to reach out to me in the comments area below if you have any questions about the build, I’m all ears!
From hardware compatibility to whether or not a different case would work with this build… I’m here to help! 🙂