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Warhammer: Vermintide 2 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 13th Aug 2021

If you are looking to build and buy your next PC to run Warhammer: Vermintide 2 then this list of custom curated components will give you a great jumping off point for your next gaming PC selection. Making our build requirement, when speccing this computer, to find the sweetest price point for our hardware list that can deliver the best FPS on ultra graphics settings, and a 1080p screen resolution. As new gaming components are released for PC we will continue to review prices here each day and consider swapping in and out better components.

Today we find Warhammer: Vermintide 2 is currently 1 on our list of most demanding games and in our list at 1 of most popular games. It also falls in under the , Shooter, Online, Action game genre types, which itself can influence some of our choices of hardware today, to make sure we better meet the hardware needs of the game. This sort of information will help us build a fuller picture and better understand what to select when putting our best build PC together for the game. Interestingly, it might be worth thinking about the performance of the hardware that the game was originally built on, which would have been from 2018 and shortly before. So the devs themselves may have been aiming for hardware with performance capability from this particular period.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$167.87
Graphics Card
$189.99
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
Razer Ornata Chroma
$59.99
Mouse
Cooler Master MM710
$42.99
Headset
Logitech G635 7.1
$86.11
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC Build Total Price $1,053.62
Rig
75
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $193.60, was previously $1,247.22.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC Build

Obviously one of the most important components for this build is the graphics card. We can take a look at the best price to performance hardware right now to help deliver a system that can run Warhammer: Vermintide 2 at 1080p ultra settings. Looking through today’s graphics card prices we can see that the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTS Black 8GB is today’s best GPU option for this computer and it will work great at this screen resolution. Its price right now is $189.99, and running our hardware tests against that price shows this to be the cheapest but best performer for Warhammer: Vermintide 2. We have seen this card drop its price recently by $170 which is part of the reason it has been slotted in to this build. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTS Black 8GB is $173.91 recorded at 28th Jan 2020.

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 needs 4GB of VRAM to suitably store adequate amounts of image data during transfer between video card and processor. Our Radeon RX 580 XFX GTS Black 8GB graphics card has 8GB which will be suitable for this resolution of gaming.

Selecting The Right Warhammer: Vermintide 2 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 i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz that has the best price to performance position today, at $167.87. Looking through our price records we noticed that this processor was seen on 16th Mar 2020 priced at $119.99.This CPU and GPU provide the required Warhammer: Vermintide 2 experience while maintaining the best price point at this 1080p resolution.

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 Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC build. A low recorded price for this motherboard was spotted on 4th Apr 2020 where it was $59.99.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Warhammer: Vermintide 2 At The Right Price

To make sure we meet the Warhammer: Vermintide 2 system requirements and to help us achieve the required FPS for Ultra at 1080p we have chosen the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz, which is todays best priced system memory. It is priced at $42.99 and compliments the CPU and GPU nicely. Lowest RAM prices were recorded for this Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz when we saw it priced at $30.35, on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Warhammer: Vermintide 2

Now on to the frame rates for our Warhammer: Vermintide 2 running on Radeon RX 580 XFX GTS Black 8GB at 1080p. We should see an average of 85 FPS on High settings or you could push up the quality to Ultra, which would get us 61 FPS.

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Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

Upping the screen size to 1440p for Warhammer: Vermintide 2 using this build would return 65 frames per second on High settings. This would drop further to 47 when turning up to Ultra graphics.

How this build performs for other popular games

Obviously we will want to run other games on our new Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC so lets explore some anticipated frame rates of some other popular games today with this hardware at 1080p. Days Gone should get 61 when run on Ultra and this raises to 85 FPS on High. The popular Dying Light 2 gets a return of 61 FPS on Ultra and then up to 85 FPS when settings are dropped to High. Then there is Forza Horizon 5, which is popular at the moment, which is returning 61 FPS run at Ultra and 85 frames on High.

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Selecting A High Performance Mouse For Warhammer: Vermintide 2

With the increased demands this game’s genre, , Shooter, Online, Action, puts on our mouse selection we have chosen a higher performing mouse for this setup, while still ensuring it is the best value mouse today for this Warhammer: Vermintide 2 PC build.

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Benefits From a High Quality Audio Headset

With a game like this, when considering audio options its best to pay a little more and enjoy the sort of sounds a game like this will deliver. The higher quality gaming headset we had in mind is the well priced Logitech G635 7.1, because it will cater to the , Shooter, Online, Action genre type that Warhammer: Vermintide 2 sits in. While the best priced headset we can see in this category today, there are a few other differently priced options you can take a look at in our curated gaming headset list above. Just press the button above in the PC Build list, next to any of the components

An Alternative Warhammer: Vermintide 2 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 Asus Phoenix 6GB. It has a 2% better performance difference compared to our selected Radeon RX 580 XFX GTS Black 8GB. Obviously we have chosen it as the cheapest price to performance offering in this range. It is currently priced at $219.99.