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Lair of the Clockwork God 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 19th Aug 2021

This is a hand selected custom PC component build that will answer your question of, what PC should I buy next to play Lair of the Clockwork God on. One that has the right gaming hardware to enjoy a great Lair of the Clockwork God experience. Making our build requirement, when speccing this computer, to find the sweetest price point for our hardware list that can deliver the best FPS with the highest ultra graphics, along with a 1080p monitor resolution. We will keep checking the prices every day, so that our hardware selections on this page are at the best price point and we will swap in and out whenever something else appears better value today.

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 , Action, Adventure, Casual genres, and this can sometimes sway some of the requirements of hardware we choose. Something else to consider is that Lair of the Clockwork God would have been built on PC hardware from 2020 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 Lair of the Clockwork God PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$149.99
Graphics Card
$99.99
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
Lair of the Clockwork God PC Build Total Price $828.62
Rig
23
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $236.24, was previously $1,064.86.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Lair of the Clockwork God 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 Lair of the Clockwork God at 1080p ultra settings. Reviewing all the prices today our choice for best graphics card for this title points us squarely at the Radeon RX 560 2GB. It is capable of delivering suitable frame rates at ultra 1080p. Over the last few weeks we have noticed it increase its price by $99.99, proving that additional savings can be found you will just need to shop around. Out of interest our lowest price tracked on this graphics card was on 28th Nov 2019 where we saw it for $99.99. With a price of $99.99 today its certainly very competitive, considering the performance this gpu can return.

Selecting The Right Lair of the Clockwork God 1080p Motherboard and CPU

We have selected a GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard to allow us to then go on and add a great cpu for this Lair of the Clockwork God build. With a Socket AM4 socket type motherboard we choose the well priced Ryzen 5 2400G, which is at the best price to performance for processors in this range at the moment. Currently priced at a competitive $149.99 this cpu is a good performance addition for our build. A low end price for this CPU would be $118.98, which we saw it priced at on 3rd Dec 2019.

At $59.99 the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard muscles its feature rich chipboard into today’s Lair of the Clockwork God PC build. We have checked the mobo prices and found that on 18th Feb 2021, this motherboard was priced at a low of $51.88.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Lair of the Clockwork God At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this Lair of the Clockwork God 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. 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 Lair of the Clockwork God

Our PC build can run Lair of the Clockwork God at High graphics settings comfortably, returning a 1080p FPS of 112 and we would expect an average of 80 FPS on Ultra with the Radeon RX 560 2GB, Ryzen 5 2400G combo we have put into this computer.

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Lair of the Clockwork God
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Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

Bumping up the in game screen resolution to 1440p our expected FPS would be 61 FPS at Ultra graphics setting or around 85 FPS on High.

How this build performs for other popular games

It’s worth taking into consideration how our Lair of the Clockwork God PC build handles other games. We’ll do this by looking at the current popular titles Back 4 Blood, Days Gone and Grand Theft Auto VI. Starting with Back 4 Blood we can see that at 1080p we are likely to see 80FPS on Ultra and 112FPS on High graphics settings. Alternatively we see Days Gone likely to achieve 80FPS on Ultra and 112FPS when reduced to High. Finally with Grand Theft Auto VI at Ultra setting we can expect 80 FPS, raising to 112 FPS on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Lair of the Clockwork God Graphics Card Option for 1080p

If you are wanting a graphics choice from the other team then our suggestion would be the Nvidia GeForce GTX 2050 video card, currently priced at $149.99. This option has a performance of 1% worse when compared to the Radeon RX 560 2GB and completely capable of offering a good gpu alternative.