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Hollow Head: Director's Cut 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 19th Aug 2021

I want to buy a best priced gaming PC that can run Hollow Head: Director's Cut 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 Hollow Head: Director's Cut We are going to choose these parts with the aim of keeping a high FPS rate at top end graphics settings, using 1080p monitor resolution. Prices found here today are checked daily to make sure that the components we aare putting into our Hollow Head: Director's Cut represent good value for money.

First off, to help us pull together the best hardware for this build, we have to understand a little bit about the type of game we are creating this computer for. Hollow Head: Director's Cut is a title which sits in the , Action, Adventure genre categories, which may influence our peripheral selection a bit, to help accommodate some of the particular requirements there. This game would have also been built on PC hardware during 2020 and before, which can suggest the sort of specced components a developer might have been using and hoping for their game to run on. Today we find it is 1 on our most demanding games list and 1 in our list of popular games. While this extra info gives a good sense of what we want from our PC, nothing really replaces our value for money assessment based on live prices, when putting together this build.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Hollow Head: Director's Cut PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$199.99
Graphics Card
$99.88
Memory
Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz
$42.99
Motherboard
GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4
$59.99
Case
Cooler Master MasterBox Lite 3.1 mATX
$49.99
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
Hollow Head: Director's Cut PC Build Total Price $878.51
Rig
1.4
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $229.24, was previously $1,107.75.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Hollow Head: Director's Cut PC Build

Choosing the graphics card needs to be done correctly and as we are putting together a gamer PC build for Hollow Head: Director's Cut at 1080p ultra graphics we want something with the best price today while returning the best performance for that price. This has led us to the Radeon RX 550X 4GB, which has a good price at the moment, as its currently priced at $99.88. And with that in mind the Radeon RX 550X 4GB is a great match for Hollow Head: Director's Cut at 1080p ultra. It will certainly help us get good FPS. we will highlight those FPS in more detail later in this article. Its price over the past couple of weeks has increased a bit by $99.88, which makes us think additional savings can be made here if you shop around.

Selecting The Right Hollow Head: Director's Cut 1080p Motherboard and CPU

Finding a well priced motherboard, like the one we are putting in our build today really helps tie things together in terms of performance and opens up other hardware options that become available to us later in the selection. The GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard is at a great price point and lets us select our desired Socket AM4 cpu. As the Radeon RX 550X 4GB wants a suitable good pairing when looking to run Hollow Head: Director's Cut well at this resolution. The Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core 3.6GHz is currently priced at a competitive $199.99. A low end price for this CPU would be $56.98, which we saw it priced at on 7th Jul 2020.

And with the motherboard costing $59.99 this really helps pull the PC we are building together. Bottom motherboard prices recorded for this mobo was when we saw it at $51.88, on 18th Feb 2021.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Hollow Head: Director's Cut At The Right Price

As one of the 3 main system components, when considering a PC built for Hollow Head: Director's Cut, the correct RAM selection is obviously important. We are looking for something that is well priced but also capable of meeting the games requirements. The Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz is well priced at $42.99 and fits with the Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core 3.6GHz and Radeon RX 550X 4GB selections to ensure solid FPS at 1080p ultra settings. Our RAM recorded prices put this Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz price at $30.35 on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Hollow Head: Director's Cut

With our key performance components in place we are expecting to see this setup running Hollow Head: Director's Cut at around 63 average frames per second, on 1080p screen resolution. This should be achieved on ultra graphics settings. If you turn a few graphics options down we expect around 88 FPS at high graphics.

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Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

Having the option of larger screen resolutions in the future is a handy thing to consider. This gaming PC setup, running Hollow Head: Director's Cut at 1440p would be pulling in about 67 FPS at High. We would expect that to drop again to 48 if you were playing it at 1440p Ultra.

How this build performs for other popular games

Ensuring our PC build for Hollow Head: Director's Cut runs some of the more popular games of today competently at 1080p is also something worth considering. Looking at Forza Horizon 5 we see this pc build is likely to get 63FPS on Ultra and 88FPS on High graphics settings. In contrast we can expect Resident Evil 8 to return 63FPS on Ultra and 88FPS when lowered to High. Another popular game at the moment is Star Citizen, which is 63 FPS running at Ultra, and 88 on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Hollow Head: Director's Cut Graphics Card Option for 1080p

While we have suggested a AMD graphics card for this build you can also consider putting in a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB, which is similar, with a 118% better performance difference, but provides another reasonable alternative graphics option. It is currently priced at $239.99.