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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 13th Aug 2021

I want to buy a best priced gaming PC that can run Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown on Ultra. This is what we will be looking to explore and maintain in our review page here today. So we are finding the best priced peripherals and hardware for a new PC build that can run Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Our mission is a top end gaming solution for this game at the highest graphics settings, and a 1080p screen resolution. These prices and components will be reviewed daily so we can keep the best PC hardware for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown listed on the page.

Getting our best PC build together today we consider some of the characteristics of this game, which will help us better select the right hardware components for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown. First and foremost we will be looking at value for money, hunting through our curated list of gaming hardware and then cherry picking the best priced items available today. As this game falls into the , Action, Arcade genre category, this can certainly influence some of the hardware selection below, especially some of the peripherals we select out, to make sure they might the games key specialities. Something else we can consider is that Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown would have been built on PC hardware from around 2019 or leading up to that period, by the developers. So it is usually fairly safe to consider hardware from that period as suitable.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$200.00
Graphics Card
$239.99
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
Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown PC Build Total Price $1,024.63
Rig
8.1
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $209.72, was previously $1,234.35.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown 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 Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown at 1080p ultra settings. Today’s prices for graphics cards lead us to the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB as the smartest GPU option for this computer and one that will deliver some good frame rates at this gaming resolution at ultra. And we can see the card has dropped its price by $47.68 during the past two weeks. Checking our records our lowest tracked price for this card was on 28th Nov 2019, which had it priced at $229.99. Todays price of $239.99 is certainly a good price for this hardware, considering the performance returns are a good match for this game.

Our graphics card will need 3GB of VRAM built into it to act as a suitable buffer between our video card and chosen CPU. This graphics card has 6GB which will be plenty for this game at this resolution.

Selecting The Right Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown 1080p Motherboard and CPU

We are choosing a well rounded and best priced motherboard (the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151), that can provide us with the cpu LGA 1151 socket type. This is so we can select the Core i3-9350K 4-Core 4.0GHz that has the best price to performance position today, at $200. A good point of reference is that the bottom recorded price we have for the Core i3-9350K 4-Core 4.0GHz is $161.03 on 1st Dec 2020.This CPU and GPU provide the required Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown experience while maintaining the best price point at this 1080p resolution.

And with the motherboard costing $72.99 this really helps pull the PC we are building together. The cheapest motherboard price for the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 was recorded as $59.99, which was on 4th Apr 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown At The Right Price

Researching the correct system memory for our build means we need it to meet Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown requirements, with a view to running reliable FPS at Ultra settings leads us to Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz. Today it is one of the best priced RAM options at $42.99 and will certainly support the CPU and GPU well. The cheapest system memory price for Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz was recorded as $30.35, and this was on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Running a PC build with these hardware components for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown we expect to see about a 96 FPS average, with a few low frame rates in some of the more intense scenes. You could up the quality of game graphics to Ultra, which will see the FPS drop to 69 at 1080p.

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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

If this 1080p build was to run Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown at 1440p Ultra, by increasing its screen size, then the FPS it would return on High would be around an average of 73 FPS. At Ultra we expect the average to be 52.

How this build performs for other popular games

While we have put a great PC build together for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown it’s important to understand how it handles some of the more popular games of today at 1080p. With this PC build we can expect that the popular game Star Citizen will get 69FPS on Ultra settings raising to 96FPS on High. On the other hand we see that Grand Theft Auto VI returns 69FPS on Ultra and 96FPS when lowered to High. Lastly Forza Horizon 5 may see 69 FPS running at Ultra, and 96 on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown Graphics Card Option for 1080p

If you are wanting a graphics choice from the other team then our suggestion would be the AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB video card, currently priced at $899.98. This option has a performance of 7% better when compared to the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB and completely capable of offering a good gpu alternative.