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State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 14th Aug 2021

If you are looking to buy a new PC that can play State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition then below you will find we explore exactly that. We are putting together a gaming PC build for State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition from a carefully selected set of our favourite hardware components that are priced best today. And so our expectations are that this game will confidently run at the highest graphics settings, and a 1080p screen 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.

Today we find State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition 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 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 2020 and shortly before. So the devs themselves may have been aiming for hardware with performance capability from this particular period. Another consideration is that this game was built on the Unreal Engine.

Best 1080p Price to Performance State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$157.50
Graphics Card
$175.45
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
State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition PC Build Total Price $1,028.71
Rig
3.9
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $217.96, was previously $1,246.67.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition PC Build

Lets not pay over the odds when we put this game’s graphics card in. We want something that can play State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition at 1080p ultra graphics options and we want something that has a reasonable price compared to the other graphics options. The Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Pulse 4GB has been looking like a good stand in for this games curated PC build, based on the price of $175.45 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. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Pulse 4GB is $123.99 recorded at 5th Feb 2020.

Our graphics card will need 4GB of VRAM built into it to act as a suitable buffer between our video card and chosen CPU. This graphics card has 4GB which will be plenty for this game at this resolution.

Selecting The Right State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition 1080p Motherboard and CPU

We have selected a ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard to allow us to then go on and add a great cpu for this State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition build. With a LGA 1151 socket type motherboard we choose the well priced Core i3-9100F 4-Core 3.6GHz, which is at the best price to performance for processors in this range at the moment. Currently priced at a competitive $157.5 this cpu is a good performance addition for our build. The cheapest price we spotted this cpu for is $59, which was on 27th May 2020.

Chosen for price point, socket type and feature list, the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 has a cost today of $72.99. 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 State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition At The Right Price

System Memory is a significant part of any gaming computer. The build today finds the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz to be the best price to performance RAM solution for our State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition PC. At last reckoning we priced it up at $42.99, which is a cheap price for this amount of RAM. There are of course other options and configurations of system memory you might like to consider in your build. To provide a RAM pricing benchmark the lowest recorded price we have for the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz is $30.35 on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition

So now that our core components are all in place we would expect to see around 74 FPS in State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition at 1080p resolution, on Ultra settings. Make some adjustments to the graphics options and you could boost this up to 103 FPS for High graphics settings.

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State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition
Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Pulse 4GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

If this 1080p build was to run State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition at 1440p Ultra, by increasing its screen size, then the FPS it would return on High would be around an average of 78 FPS. At Ultra we expect the average to be 56.

How this build performs for other popular games

When buying a gaming PC for a specific game we still expect it to run other popular games. So as a benchmark lets see how well todays best priced PC build can deal with these 3 games at 1080p. Battlefield 2042 should get 74 FPS at Ultra settings and this goes up to 103 frames at High settings. Forza Horizon 5 can get an Ultra FPS of 74 FPS and increases to 103 FPS for High. Dying Light 2 is expected to be around 74 FPS for Ultra settings and improves to a 103 FPS on High settings.

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Selecting A High Performance Mouse For State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition

We have opted for the Cooler Master MM710 because we feel it is a higher performance gaming mouse that will meet the needs of this title. When looking at a mouse for a game that sits in the , Shooter, Online game grouping we often consider paying a little bit more to get a better suited peripheral for the task. We have still chosen the best priced mouse we could find today that meets this need.

State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition Benefits From a High Quality Audio Headset

With a game like this, (which falls in the , Shooter, Online genre group) we wanted to make sure the audio solution we go with was up to the task. A game like State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition has encouraged us to increase the quality of the headset we choose as it will return a much better experience overall. Looking through the hardware lists available and reviewing today’s prices we felt that the Logitech G635 7.1 headset is the right way to go, delivering some great audio, clear, reliable, while still being the best priced mid range headset. We have a selection list for headsets above if you would like to consider some other options we have seen at a good price today.

An Alternative State Of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition 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 Ti 4GB video card, currently priced at $139.99. This option has a performance of 8% worse when compared to the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Pulse 4GB and completely capable of offering a good gpu alternative.