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Resident Evil Resistance 1440p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 1st Sep 2021

If you are wanting to buy a gaming computer to run Project Resistance then this PC build review is aimed at putting together the correct hardware components for the cheapest price today to do just that. And so our expectations are that this game will confidently run at the highest graphics settings, using 1440p monitor resolution. We visit this page every day to check on the prices and selected components we have added for this PC build. Naturally as new better hardware is found we will be adding and swapping to optimise this list with a view to giving us all a good jumping off point regarding expected build quality and pricing levels for our new Resident Evil Resistance build.

Before getting this build together we need to consider a few background characteristics about the game we are building this PC for. Resident Evil Resistance falls into the , Action genre category groupings and would have been finished being developed during 2020 on hardware released around that period of time which may be a factor when we choose the type of hardware as it would need to be comparable in performance to hardware available from around this time. The game is currently one of the more demanding titles we have on the site, and is found on our most demanding list at the 1 spot. While these facts help us put together the best PC for the game we will still be selecting components based on the latest prices for the chosen peripherals and hardware for our build. Choosing today’s best priced items to give us an ideal PC build today for the game.

Best 1440p Price to Performance Resident Evil Resistance PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$167.87
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
Resident Evil Resistance PC Build Total Price $992.50
Rig
81
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $307.24, was previously $1,299.74.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1440p Resident Evil Resistance PC Build

Our challenge is not overpaying for hardware we dont need, but making sure we get enough performance from our system that we can play Resident Evil Resistance at 1440p ultra settings. Reviewing all the prices today our choice for best graphics card for this title points us squarely at the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB. It is capable of delivering suitable frame rates at ultra 1440p. And we can see the card has dropped its price by $47.68 during the past two weeks. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB is $229.99 recorded at 28th Nov 2019. With a price of $239.99 today its certainly very competitive, considering the performance this gpu can return.

When choosing the right video card for this build, you need to make sure you have a graphics card with 3GB of VRAM or more. This memory is used by the card to store image data when moving it from the video card to the CPU. Our chosen build’s card has 6GB, which will be a suitable amount for this resolution.

Selecting The Right Resident Evil Resistance 1440p Motherboard and CPU

ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard is today’s best buy mobo, that also provides us with the LGA 1151 cpu socket type. Which is ideal for the best performance to price processor we have seen for our build, the Core i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz. This processor is currently priced at a competitive $167.87 and really works well with the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB. Our cheapest price recorded for the Core i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz was $119.99, which we spotted on 16th Mar 2020.

Chosen for price point, socket type and feature list, the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 has a cost today of $72.99. 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 Resident Evil Resistance At The Right Price

Our Resident Evil Resistance built PC needs some solid performing RAM to enable us to meet the game’s system requirement expectations and achieve the desired FPS at ultra 1440p. The Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz is capable of meeting those needs, while complementing the Core i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz and GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB of our build and priced at a reasonable $42.99. This RAM was recorded at the lowest price of $59.99, and this was on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1440p Ultra Settings on Resident Evil Resistance

So now that our core components are all in place we would expect to see around 52 FPS in Resident Evil Resistance at 1440p resolution, on Ultra settings. Make some adjustments to the graphics options and you could boost this up to 73 FPS for High graphics settings.

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We expect Project Resistance would also run in higher screen resolutions but this would be 31 FPS average, at 4k Ultra. We would see an improvement of frame rates if we tweaked the 4k graphics options to be around the High preset graphics option, which would then return 44 FPS.

How this build performs for other popular games

We should check some other games performance with our Resident Evil Resistance PC. Looking at some other popular games today, to see how the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB and this setup will run on 1440p. Grand Theft Auto VI is expected to return 52 FPS when run on Ultra which increases to around 73 frames per second on High. Star Citizen would return 52 FPS on Ultra and then go up to 73 FPS at High settings. With Resident Evil 8 we expect 52 FPS running at Ultra settings and 73 frames on High settings.

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An Alternative Resident Evil Resistance Graphics Card Option for 1440p

As an alternative to the Nvidia manufactured video card we have gone for in this PC, you could also consider the similarly powerful AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB. It has a 7% better performance difference compared to our selected GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB. Obviously we have chosen it as the cheapest price to performance offering in this range. It is currently priced at $899.98.