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DCL - The Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 14th 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 DCL - The Game on. One that has the right gaming hardware to enjoy a great DCL - The Game experience. With the PC build brief being to maintain a stable and reliable FPS with top tier graphics options selected, 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.

Let’s consider some of the interesting characteristics about this game, to help us build something that matches the sort of game we are considering to build a PC for. As we know it comes under the , Sim, Racing genre style categories, which may well influence some of our peripheral selections, ensuring we consider the specifics for the games requirements. Looking at its development the game was built during 2020 and around that period and the devs themselves probably had hardware comparable to some of the latest hardware of that period. The devs have created the game using the Unreal Engine platform. In terms of its relative hardware demanding position, it is considered by us as 1 placed game on our most demanding games of today list at least at the moment, although that list shifts regularly. Obviously these points help give us a better picture of what we may want in the build, but they are only supporting us because when we choose, it is the best priced components that will find their way into this build today.

Best 1080p Price to Performance DCL - The Game PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$185.99
Graphics Card
$219.99
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
DCL - The Game PC Build Total Price $984.62
Rig
7.6
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $224.24, was previously $1,208.86.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p DCL - The Game PC Build

We want a punchy GPU for this build and the GeForce GTX 1660 Asus Phoenix 6GB is currently priced at a competitive $219.99. Out of interest our lowest price tracked on this graphics card was on 31st Jan 2020 where we saw it for $219.99.. This PC graphics hardware selection is a nice price to performance option when looking to run DCL - The Game at 1080p ultra graphics. We expect to see some good FPS from this card at these specs.

Selecting The Right DCL - The Game 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 GeForce GTX 1660 Asus Phoenix 6GB wants a suitable good pairing when looking to run DCL - The Game well at this resolution. The Ryzen 5 2600 is currently priced at a competitive $185.99. A good point of reference is that the bottom recorded price we have for the Ryzen 5 2600 is $59.9 on 7th Jul 2020.

Today the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 competitively costs $59.99, which provides it a place in our build today. A low recorded price for this motherboard was spotted on 18th Feb 2021 where it was $51.88.

How To Choose The Best RAM For DCL - The Game At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this DCL - The Game 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. 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 DCL - The Game

So now that our core components are all in place we would expect to see around 61 FPS in DCL - The Game at 1080p resolution, on Ultra settings. Make some adjustments to the graphics options and you could boost this up to 85 FPS for High graphics settings.

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DCL - The Game
GeForce GTX 1660 Asus Phoenix 6GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

If you were to increase your screen size with this PC setup to 1440p then we expect to see around a figure of 47 FPS on Ultra or 65 FPS on High.

How this build performs for other popular games

To get a more general understanding of how our PC build for DCL - The Game performs we can look in to how it copes with some of the more popular games of today at 1080p. To begin we see that Forza Horizon 5 is expected to achieve 61FPS on Ultra and 85FPS on High graphics settings. Next up looking at Dying Light 2 we would find 61FPS on Ultra raising to 85FPS at High. For our last comparison, Days Gone, we would likely achieve 61 FPS on Ultra and 85 FPS on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative DCL - The Game Graphics Card Option for 1080p

While we have suggested a Nvidia graphics card for this build you can also consider putting in a AMD Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB, which is similar, with a 4% worse performance difference, but provides another reasonable alternative graphics option. It is currently priced at $164.99.