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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 12th Aug 2021

If you are asking yourself, I want to buy the best priced PC that can definitely run and meet Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered recommended requirements and more then today we will be looking to put together the ideal PC build for Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered. Its therefore our desire to consistently keep stable frame rates on ultra graphics settings, along with a 1080p monitor 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.

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 , Action, Adventure 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 2022 and around that period and the devs themselves probably had hardware comparable to some of the latest hardware of that period. 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 Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$157.50
Graphics Card
$164.99
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
Redragon K552
$27.99
Mouse
IBats X8 gray 9 Btns
$12.99
Headset
Corsair HS45-7.1 Surround
$36.99
Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered PC Build Total Price $907.13
Rig
7.3
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $209.72, was previously $1,116.85.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered PC Build

When putting this sort of PC together we want great value for money but a machine that can deliver solid FPS on Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered at 1080p ultra graphics. We have selected the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB today as a well placed option. The price for this card today is $164.99 which really helped mark it as a good fit.The lowest price recorded by us so far for the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB is $159 recorded at 28th Dec 2019. We have seen this card drop its price recently by $14.01 which is part of the reason it has been slotted in to this build.

Selecting The Right Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered 1080p Motherboard and CPU

ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard is today’s best buy mobo, that also provides us with the LGA 1151 cpu socket type. Which is ideal for the best performance to price processor we have seen for our build, the Core i3-9100F 4-Core 3.6GHz. This processor is currently priced at a competitive $157.5 and really works well with the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB. A low end price for this CPU would be $59, which we saw it priced at on 27th May 2020.

Having the competitive price tag of $72.99, the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 motherboard’s strong price point today helps it stay in this Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered PC build. To help give some depth to the price points for this motherboard, the ASRock Intel B365 ATX LGA1151 was priced at $59.99 on 4th Apr 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered At The Right Price

As one of the 3 main system components, when considering a PC built for Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered, the correct RAM selection is obviously important. We are looking for something that is well priced but also capable of meeting the games requirements. The Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz is well priced at $42.99 and fits with the Core i3-9100F 4-Core 3.6GHz and Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB selections to ensure solid FPS at 1080p ultra settings. The cheapest system memory price for Patriot Viper Steel Series 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz was recorded as $30.35, and this was on 29th Nov 2019.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered

Running a PC build with these hardware components for Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered we expect to see about a 112 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 80 at 1080p.

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Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

With the larger screen resolutions always being of interest and something to consider, let’s take a look at how this build could perform. Running a 1440p Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered we would expect 85 FPS at High and a drop to 61 when run at 1440p Ultra.

How this build performs for other popular games

It’s worth taking into consideration how our Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered PC build handles other games. We’ll do this by looking at the current popular titles Dying Light 2, Far Cry 6 and Star Citizen. Starting with Dying Light 2 we can see that at 1080p we are likely to see 80FPS on Ultra and 112FPS on High graphics settings. Alternatively we see Far Cry 6 likely to achieve 80FPS on Ultra and 112FPS when reduced to High. Finally with Star Citizen at Ultra setting we can expect 80 FPS, raising to 112 FPS on High graphics settings.

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An Alternative Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered 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 1660 Asus Phoenix 6GB video card, currently priced at $219.99. This option has a performance of 4% better when compared to the Radeon RX 580 XFX GTR XXX 8GB and completely capable of offering a good gpu alternative.