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Dark Future: Blood Red States 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 14th Aug 2021

If you are asking yourself, I want to buy the best priced PC that can definitely run and meet Dark Future: Blood Red States recommended requirements and more then today we will be looking to put together the ideal PC build for Dark Future: Blood Red States. We are going to choose these parts with the aim of keeping a high FPS rate with top tier graphics options selected, running 1080p as the native screen size. The hardware selection should give us all a good jumping off point when considering what might prove a good build and price for a PC to run Dark Future: Blood Red States. We will update prices here as they change and switch out components as new, better hardware is released.

Dark Future: Blood Red States is currently 1 ranked on the top demanding games list at the moment. It is also considered a , Racing, Tabletop genre style game and happened to be built by the devs on hardware from 2019 and in the period leading up to this. This may be worth considering when understanding the performance requirements a PC for this title might be expected to have. It is currently one of the more popular titles on the site and sat at 1 of our most popular games list. All this background info will help us better choose the components today for this game PC build, but our main factor will of course be price to performance for each component and peripheral we choose below.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Dark Future: Blood Red States PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$199.99
Graphics Card
$239.99
Memory
Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz
$42.99
Motherboard
GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4
$59.99
Case
Cooler Master MasterBox Lite 3.1 mATX
$49.99
PSU
EVGA 850W Bq 80+ Bronze
$59.99
SSD
SanDisk SSD PLUS 480GB
$58.99
HDD
WD 2003FZEX HDD 2TB
$104.99
Display
Acer 21.5 inch LED 5ms
$123.73
Keyboard
Redragon K552
$27.99
Mouse
IBats X8 gray 9 Btns
$12.99
Headset
Corsair HS45-7.1 Surround
$36.99
Dark Future: Blood Red States PC Build Total Price $1,018.62
Rig
8.1
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $235.24, was previously $1,253.86.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Dark Future: Blood Red States PC Build

Choosing the graphics card needs to be done correctly and as we are putting together a gamer PC build for Dark Future: Blood Red States at 1080p ultra graphics we want something with the best price today while returning the best performance for that price. This has led us to the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB, which has a good price at the moment, as its currently priced at $239.99. Out of interest our lowest price tracked on this graphics card was on 28th Nov 2019 where we saw it for $229.99. And with that in mind the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB is a great match for Dark Future: Blood Red States at 1080p ultra. It will certainly help us get good FPS. we will highlight those FPS in more detail later in this article. And we can see the card has dropped its price by $47.68 during the past two weeks.

Selecting The Right Dark Future: Blood Red States 1080p Motherboard and CPU

The motherboard we are going for is the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4. Its the best priced Socket AM4 socket type motherboard on the market today and will give us the spot to choose a great pairing CPU for the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB. Looking over the prices today we can see that the Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core 3.6GHz processor is a great choice for this game and is currently costing $199.99. Looking through our data we can see the lowest price for this cpu was on 7th Jul 2020, which had it marked up at $56.98.

Chosen for price point, socket type and feature list, the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 has a cost today of $59.99. To offer motherboard pricing insight we spotted this being sold for a low price of $51.88, which was recorded at 18th Feb 2021.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Dark Future: Blood Red States At The Right Price

The Dark Future: Blood Red States PC we are building will want some supporting RAM to help our CPU and GPU selections to deliver the right FPS. We are still focusing on achieving 1080p ultra and so the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz which we have found for $42.99 is among the best price system memory at the moment. We looked through our records and saw that the RAM prices on 29th Nov 2019, represented a low price point $30.35. Which gives us an indication of how things sit today with the RAM price

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Dark Future: Blood Red States

A PC build like this can expect to get an average of 88 FPS on High settings in Dark Future: Blood Red States at 1080p. There may be some lower frame rates in some parts of the game, but we have chosen the components to get some solid frame rates. Increasing the quality in the game to Ultra, will see us still getting an FPS of 63.

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Dark Future: Blood Red States
GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

Having the option of larger screen resolutions in the future is a handy thing to consider. This gaming PC setup, running Dark Future: Blood Red States at 1440p would be pulling in about 67 FPS at High. We would expect that to drop again to 48 if you were playing it at 1440p Ultra.

How this build performs for other popular games

Ensuring our PC build for Dark Future: Blood Red States runs some of the more popular games of today competently at 1080p is also something worth considering. Looking at FIFA 22 we see this pc build is likely to get 63FPS on Ultra and 88FPS on High graphics settings. In contrast we can expect Battlefield 2042 to return 63FPS on Ultra and 88FPS when lowered to High. Another popular game at the moment is Dying Light 2, which is 63 FPS running at Ultra, and 88 on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Dark Future: Blood Red States Graphics Card Option for 1080p

While we have suggested a Nvidia graphics card for this build you can also consider putting in a AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB, which is similar, with a 7% better performance difference, but provides another reasonable alternative graphics option. It is currently priced at $899.98.