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Ghost Stories 2 1440p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 19th Aug 2021

If you are looking to build and buy your next PC to run Ghost Stories 2 then this list of custom curated components will give you a great jumping off point for your next gaming PC selection. In doing this we keep in mind our need to deliver the game reliably with max graphics running, while running on 1440p screen res. Todays prices will be checked every few hours to make sure only the best hardware at the best prices will be displayed for this build.

Today we find Ghost Stories 2 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 , Action, Adventure 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.

Best 1440p Price to Performance Ghost Stories 2 PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$185.99
Graphics Card
$107.99
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
Ghost Stories 2 PC Build Total Price $872.62
Rig
25
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $299.24, was previously $1,171.86.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1440p Ghost Stories 2 PC Build

We want a punchy GPU for this build and the Radeon RX 560 4GB is currently priced at a competitive $107.99. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the Radeon RX 560 4GB is $107.99 recorded at 28th Nov 2019.. This PC graphics hardware selection is a nice price to performance option when looking to run Ghost Stories 2 at 1440p ultra graphics. We expect to see some good FPS from this card at these specs. Over the last few weeks we have noticed it increase its price by $107.99, proving that additional savings can be found you will just need to shop around.

Selecting The Right Ghost Stories 2 1440p 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 560 4GB wants a suitable good pairing when looking to run Ghost Stories 2 well at this resolution. The Ryzen 5 2600 is currently priced at a competitive $185.99. Bottom prices recorded for this CPU was when we saw it at $59.9, which we noticed it on 7th Jul 2020.

The awesome GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 is highly competitive, priced at $59.99, which provides it a position today in this gamer build. 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 Ghost Stories 2 At The Right Price

The Ghost Stories 2 PC we are building will want some supporting RAM to help our CPU and GPU selections to deliver the right FPS. We are still focusing on achieving 1440p ultra and so the Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz which we have found for $42.99 is among the best price system memory at the moment. Lowest RAM prices were recorded for this Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz when we saw it priced at $30.35, on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1440p Ultra Settings on Ghost Stories 2

This computer setup should be looking at getting 48 FPS on Ultra graphics at the 1440p screen size in Ghost Stories 2. We expect with a few tweaks to the settings this gaming PC will also get around 67 FPS at High settings, which will give you some frame rate performance to play around with.

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Ghost Stories 2
Radeon RX 560 4GB

Other Popular Game 1440p Ultra Custom PC Builds

If this 1440p build was to run Ghost Stories 2 at 4k Ultra, by increasing its screen size, then the FPS it would return on High would be around an average of 40 FPS. At Ultra we expect the average to be 28.

How this build performs for other popular games

While we have put a great PC build together for Ghost Stories 2 it’s important to understand how it handles some of the more popular games of today at 1440p. With this PC build we can expect that the popular game FIFA 22 will get 48FPS on Ultra settings raising to 67FPS on High. On the other hand we see that Resident Evil 8 returns 48FPS on Ultra and 67FPS when lowered to High. Lastly Battlefield 2042 may see 48 FPS running at Ultra, and 67 on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Ghost Stories 2 Graphics Card Option for 1440p

While we have suggested a AMD graphics card for this build you can also consider putting in a Nvidia GeForce GTX 2050, which is similar, with a 4% worse performance difference, but provides another reasonable alternative graphics option. It is currently priced at $149.99.