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Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 14th Aug 2021

If you are asking yourself, I want to buy the best priced PC that can definitely run and meet Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart recommended requirements and more then today we will be looking to put together the ideal PC build for Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart. We are going to choose these parts with the aim of keeping a high FPS rate on ultra graphics settings, using 1080p monitor resolution. We visit this page every day to check on the prices and selected components we have added for this PC build. Naturally as new better hardware is found we will be adding and swapping to optimise this list with a view to giving us all a good jumping off point regarding expected build quality and pricing levels for our new Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart build.

Today we find Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart 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, Action, Platformer 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 2021 and shortly before. So the devs themselves may have been aiming for hardware with performance capability from this particular period.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$200.00
Graphics Card
$308.14
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
Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart PC Build Total Price $1,203.90
Rig
9.7
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $197.59, was previously $1,401.49.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart PC Build

Choosing the graphics card needs to be done correctly and as we are putting together a gamer PC build for Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart at 1080p ultra graphics we want something with the best price today while returning the best performance for that price. This has led us to the Radeon RX 5700 Sapphire 8GB, which has a good price at the moment, as its currently priced at $308.14. Checking our records our lowest tracked price for this card was on 19th Dec 2019, which had it priced at $297.52. And with that in mind the Radeon RX 5700 Sapphire 8GB is a great match for Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart at 1080p ultra. It will certainly help us get good FPS. we will highlight those FPS in more detail later in this article. Looking a little deeper at this cards pricing history shows this card has increased its price by $10.62 over the past two weeks.

Selecting The Right Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart 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 ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard is at a great price point and lets us select our desired LGA 1151 cpu. As the Radeon RX 5700 Sapphire 8GB wants a suitable good pairing when looking to run Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart well at this resolution. The Core i3-9350K 4-Core 4.0GHz is currently priced at a competitive $200. Bottom prices recorded for this CPU was when we saw it at $161.03, which we noticed it on 1st Dec 2020.

And with the motherboard costing $72.99 this really helps pull the PC we are building together. We have checked the mobo prices and found that on 4th Apr 2020, this motherboard was priced at a low of $59.99.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart 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. A price point for this RAM was down to $30.35 on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Running a PC build with these hardware components for Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart we expect to see about a 97 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 70 at 1080p.

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If you were to increase your screen size with this PC setup to 1440p then we expect to see around a figure of 53 FPS on Ultra or 74 FPS on High.

How this build performs for other popular games

To buy this Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart PC we will still want it to do ok when running other popular games. So to give us an idea about our builds performance lets see how it deals these 3 popular games at 1080p. FIFA 22 will be expecting a Ultra FPS of 70 and a High setting FPS of 97 frames. Resident Evil 8 expects Ultra FPS around 70 which will improve to 97 FPS for High settings. Star Citizen is expected to be around 70 FPS for Ultra settings and improves to a 97 FPS on High settings.

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Selecting A High Performance Mouse For Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Selecting the right mouse for a game like Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart has encouraged us to increase the quality of the mouse we would add to our build. As the game sits in the , Shooter, Action, Platformer genre list we felt that the Cooler Master MM710 mouse is today’s best priced but higher performing gaming mouse for this particular computer setup.

Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Benefits From a High Quality Audio Headset

Now we take a look at the headsets available for our build, and with a game that comes in under this genre we want to increase the quality of the headset we pick to help us better enjoy the games audible immersion. Sifting through the prices and headsets available today brings us on to the Logitech G635 7.1 gaming headset. A comfortable and well balanced set of cones that are still available for a reasonable price. There are other headset options that we have seen and would recommend, across a variety of price points, so take a look at our list above in the PC build.

An Alternative Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Graphics Card Option for 1080p

Perhaps you are after a Nvidia graphics card rather than the one we have added to this build. If so we would suggest the similar performing GeForce RTX 2060 Gigabyte Windforce OC 6GB, which has a 5% worse performance variation, but is still a suitable video card choice for this game. We have also considered the best value for performance based on today’s prices, with it costing $299.99 at the moment.