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Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 13th Aug 2021

Here we will create the best priced PC build to run Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, where it will meet the demands that a game like this will put on a custom PC. Our view is to answer the question, what PC should I buy that can play Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana really well, and for the best possible price today? Our mission is a top end gaming solution for this game at the highest graphics settings, pushing out visuals on 1080p 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 Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. We will update prices here as they change and switch out components as new, better hardware is released.

We will be looking across a range of things to help evaluate this best gamer build. We will be looking across the range of best value for money components based on today’s prices. Something that can influence our peripheral selection is that the game is found in the , RPG genres, and this can sometimes sway some of the requirements of hardware we choose. Something else to consider is that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana would have been built on PC hardware from 2018 and shortly before this period. All interesting points for sure, but what we are really after is that we want to select components that best fit this game type but will also be today’s best value for money hardware of good enough quality to meet the game’s needs.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$157.50
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
Razer Ornata Chroma
$59.99
Mouse
IBats X8 gray 9 Btns
$12.99
Headset
Corsair HS45-7.1 Surround
$36.99
Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana PC Build Total Price $874.02
Rig
1.4
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $210.05, was previously $1,084.07.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana PC Build

Lets not pay over the odds when we put this game’s graphics card in. We want something that can play Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana at 1080p ultra graphics options and we want something that has a reasonable price compared to the other graphics options. The Radeon RX 550X 4GB has been looking like a good stand in for this games curated PC build, based on the price of $99.88 that we found it marked at today. It will certainly help return suitable FPS, which we will go into a bit later in the article, at ultra 1080p. As a point of interest this graphics card has increased its price by $99.88 over the past two weeks.

Selecting The Right Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana 1080p Motherboard and CPU

To accompany the graphics option we have put a compatible motherboard into the build. The ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard in turn enables us to add the Core i3-9100F 4-Core 3.6GHz processor that has the LGA 1151 socket. This CPU is a great fit for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana and balances nicely with the Radeon RX 550X 4GB, to help reach the right frame rates at this resolution. We have of course chosen this CPU today because of its price to performance credentials where it is currently priced at $157.5. Looking through our price records we noticed that this processor was seen on 27th May 2020 priced at $59.

At $72.99 the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard muscles its feature rich chipboard into today’s Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana PC build. To offer motherboard pricing insight we spotted this being sold for a low price of $59.99, which was recorded at 4th Apr 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana 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. 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 Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

Our PC build can run Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana at High graphics settings comfortably, returning a 1080p FPS of 93 and we would expect an average of 67 FPS on Ultra with the Radeon RX 550X 4GB, Core i3-9100F 4-Core 3.6GHz combo we have put into this computer.

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Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana
Radeon RX 550X 4GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

Upping the screen size to 1440p for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana using this build would return 71 frames per second on High settings. This would drop further to 51 when turning up to Ultra graphics.

How this build performs for other popular games

While we have put a great PC build together for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana 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 Back 4 Blood will get 67FPS on Ultra settings raising to 93FPS on High. On the other hand we see that Forza Horizon 5 returns 67FPS on Ultra and 93FPS when lowered to High. Lastly Days Gone may see 67 FPS running at Ultra, and 93 on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana 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.