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Pitfall Planet 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 17th Aug 2021

If you are asking yourself, I want to buy the best priced PC that can definitely run and meet Pitfall Planet recommended requirements and more then today we will be looking to put together the ideal PC build for Pitfall Planet. With the PC build brief being to maintain a stable and reliable FPS with max graphics running, getting its visuals from a 1080p resolution monitor screen. We will keep checking the prices every day, so that our hardware selections on this page are at the best price point and we will swap in and out whenever something else appears better value today.

If we are building a PC for a specific game then various game characteristics can be considered to help us put together the right computer. When considering Pitfall Planet we can see that it is in the , Action, Puzzler genre categories. This can influence some of the peripheral selections we make, as we will be wanting to make sure that the components we choose are complementary to the games needs. Something often overlooked is that we know the game itself would be developed during and shortly before 2016. Therefore we can speculate that it would have been built by the developers with hardware that has similar performance capability from that period as well. This title is currently one of the more demanding titles on the site right now, sitting at 1 on our most demanding list of games. With those thoughts helping us select specific hardware to match this title we will now select the best priced hardware today to meet these requirements from our curated gaming hardware lists.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Pitfall Planet PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$160.49
Graphics Card
$99.88
Memory
Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz
$42.99
Motherboard
ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151
$72.99
Case
Fractal Design Focus G Mid Tower White Side Window ATX
$42.99
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
Pitfall Planet PC Build Total Price $845.01
Rig
13
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $218.71, was previously $1,063.72.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Pitfall Planet PC Build

Getting the right graphics card is a good way to start any game PC build. So lets take a look for the best price to performance gpu hardware available right now, that isnt overpowered for this game but will still run Pitfall Planet at 1080p ultra settings. Today’s prices for graphics cards lead us to the Radeon RX 550X 4GB as the smartest GPU option for this computer and one that will deliver some good frame rates at this gaming resolution at ultra. Over the last few weeks we have noticed it increase its price by $99.88, proving that additional savings can be found you will just need to shop around. Todays price of $99.88 is certainly a good price for this hardware, considering the performance returns are a good match for this game.

The game also needs this graphics solution to deliver at least 2 GB VRAM to act as a buffer between the PC build’s video card and the processor.

Selecting The Right Pitfall Planet 1080p Motherboard and CPU

The motherboard we are going for is the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151. Its the best priced LGA 1151 socket type motherboard on the market today and will give us the spot to choose a great pairing CPU for the Radeon RX 550X 4GB. Looking over the prices today we can see that the Core i3-9100T 4-Core 3.1GHz processor is a great choice for this game and is currently costing $160.49.

Having the competitive price tag of $72.99, the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard’s strong price point today helps it stay in this Pitfall Planet PC build. Bottom motherboard prices recorded for this mobo was when we saw it at $59.99, on 4th Apr 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Pitfall Planet At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this Pitfall Planet build is the RAM. We are choosing some complementary and well priced Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz. It is currently priced at $42.99. While among the best priced system memory for this build it will still provide us with the ability to reach our desired FPS for the 1080p ultra setting, that we have been focusing on with this PC. To provide a RAM pricing benchmark the lowest recorded price we have for the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz is $30.35 on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Pitfall Planet

This PC build has been optimized to deliver around 63 FPS at Ultra settings for Pitfall Planet, while running on a 1080p screen size. While you might want to increase this to 88 FPS if you lower some of the graphics options inline with High graphics settings.

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Pitfall Planet
Radeon RX 550X 4GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

With the larger screen resolutions always being of interest and something to consider, let’s take a look at how this build could perform. Running a 1440p Pitfall Planet we would expect 67 FPS at High and a drop to 48 when run at 1440p Ultra.

How this build performs for other popular games

To get a more general understanding of how our PC build for Pitfall Planet performs we can look in to how it copes with some of the more popular games of today at 1080p. To begin we see that Days Gone is expected to achieve 63FPS on Ultra and 88FPS on High graphics settings. Next up looking at Forza Horizon 5 we would find 63FPS on Ultra raising to 88FPS at High. For our last comparison, Battlefield 2042, we would likely achieve 63 FPS on Ultra and 88 FPS on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Pitfall Planet Graphics Card Option for 1080p

As an alternative to the AMD manufactured video card we have gone for in this PC, you could also consider the similarly powerful Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB. It has a 118% better performance difference compared to our selected Radeon RX 550X 4GB. Obviously we have chosen it as the cheapest price to performance offering in this range. It is currently priced at $239.99.