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AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 1440p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 26th Aug 2021

I want to buy a best priced gaming PC that can run AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 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 AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind In doing this we keep in mind our need to deliver the game reliably with top tier graphics options selected, and a 1440p screen resolution. Prices found here today are checked daily to make sure that the components we aare putting into our AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind represent good value for money.

Getting our best PC build together today we consider some of the characteristics of this game, which will help us better select the right hardware components for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind. First and foremost we will be looking at value for money, hunting through our curated list of gaming hardware and then cherry picking the best priced items available today. As this game falls into the , RPG, Action, Puzzler genre category, this can certainly influence some of the hardware selection below, especially some of the peripherals we select out, to make sure they might the games key specialities. Something else we can consider is that AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind would have been built on PC hardware from around 2020 or leading up to that period, by the developers. So it is usually fairly safe to consider hardware from that period as suitable.

Best 1440p Price to Performance AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 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
Razer Ornata Chroma
$59.99
Mouse
IBats X8 gray 9 Btns
$12.99
Headset
Corsair HS45-7.1 Surround
$36.99
AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind PC Build Total Price $1,024.50
Rig
81
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $350.83, was previously $1,375.33.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1440p AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind PC Build

Choosing the graphics card needs to be done correctly and as we are putting together a gamer PC build for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind at 1440p ultra graphics we want something with the best price today while returning the best performance for that price. This has led us to the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB, which has a good price at the moment, as its currently priced at $239.99. Out of interest our lowest price tracked on this graphics card was on 28th Nov 2019 where we saw it for $229.99. And with that in mind the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB is a great match for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind at 1440p ultra. It will certainly help us get good FPS. we will highlight those FPS in more detail later in this article. Watching this card over the past 2 weeks we have seen its price drop by $47.68, further supporting our selection in this hardware.

Selecting The Right AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 1440p Motherboard and CPU

To accompany the graphics option we have put a compatible motherboard into the build. The ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard in turn enables us to add the Core i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz processor that has the LGA 1151 socket. This CPU is a great fit for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind and balances nicely with the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB, to help reach the right frame rates at this resolution. We have of course chosen this CPU today because of its price to performance credentials where it is currently priced at $167.87. A good point of reference is that the bottom recorded price we have for the Core i5-9400F 6-Core 2.9GHz is $119.99 on 16th Mar 2020.

The awesome ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 is highly competitive, priced at $72.99, which provides it a position today in this gamer build. To provide a motherboard pricing benchmark the lowest recorded price we have for the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 is $59.99 on 4th Apr 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 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 1440p ultra setting, that we have been focusing on with this PC. To provide a bit of system memory pricing insight, we spotted this Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz being sold for a low price of $30.35 on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1440p Ultra Settings on AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind

Running a PC build with these hardware components for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind we expect to see about a 67 FPS average, with a few low frame rates in some of the more intense scenes. You could up the quality of game graphics to Ultra, which will see the FPS drop to 48 at 1440p.

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AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind
GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB

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Upping the screen size to 4k for AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind using this build would return 40 frames per second on High settings. This would drop further to 28 when turning up to Ultra graphics.

How this build performs for other popular games

To ensure we are making a good choice with this AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind PC build we can check to see if it performs consistently across a variety of games. Some of the most popular games today include Battlefield 2042, Days Gone and Dying Light 2 so let’s see how this build handles them at 1440p. Starting with Battlefield 2042 we can expect to be seeing an Ultra FPS of 48 and at High settings an FPS of 67 frames. In comparison Days Gone is likely to see an Ultra FPS of around 48, improving to 67 FPS on High settings. Lastly Dying Light 2 will see an Ultra FPS of around 48 which improves to a 67 FPS on High settings.

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An Alternative AeternoBlade II: Directors Rewind 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.