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Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 13th Aug 2021

I want to buy a best priced gaming PC that can run Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail 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 Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail We will therefore be aiming to run this game confidently each time with ultra graphics settings, returning the visuals upon a 1080p monitor screen. 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.

When building a PC for a particular type of game we can get a better picture when we consider a few of the game’s specific characteristics. This PC title falls into the following , Strategy, Sim genre grouping categories, which has been considered when selecting out the best priced components for this build, as we want to make sure the game’s specifics are catered for. . Another point of note, often overlooked, is that development would have been carried out on PC hardware from 2021 or during the period leading up to this. So the developers would have certainly been considering getting their game running for hardware that was of similar performance to some of the hardware available during that year. Some games are of course more demanding than others, and this one is sat in 1 position in our most demanding games list right now. These points help us paint a picture of the type of PC hardware we are going to put into this computer, we will now be choosing from our curated list of gamer hardware, looking for today’s best value for money parts available on the market today.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
CPU
$199.99
Graphics Card
$239.99
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
Razer Ornata Chroma
$59.99
Mouse
Cooler Master MM710
$42.99
Headset
Corsair HS45-7.1 Surround
$36.99
Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail PC Build Total Price $1,080.62
Rig
8.1
Score
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone down in price by $226.25, was previously $1,306.87.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail PC Build

Lets not pay over the odds when we put this game’s graphics card in. We want something that can play Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail at 1080p ultra graphics options and we want something that has a reasonable price compared to the other graphics options. The GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB has been looking like a good stand in for this games curated PC build, based on the price of $239.99 that we found it marked at today. It will certainly help return suitable FPS, which we will go into a bit later in the article, at ultra 1080p. For reference, our lowest tracked price for this graphics card was on 28th Nov 2019 and it was priced at $229.99. We have seen this card drop its price recently by $47.68 which is part of the reason it has been slotted in to this build.

The game also needs this graphics solution to deliver at least 4 GB VRAM to act as a buffer between the PC build’s video card and the processor.

Selecting The Right Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail 1080p Motherboard and CPU

To accompany the graphics option we have put a compatible motherboard into the build. The GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard in turn enables us to add the Ryzen 5 2600X 6-Core 3.6GHz processor that has the Socket AM4 socket. This CPU is a great fit for Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail 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 $199.99. The cheapest price we spotted this cpu for is $119.99, which was on 28th Nov 2019.

And with the motherboard costing $59.99 this really helps pull the PC we are building together. Our motherboard price records put this mobo’s price on 18th Feb 2021 at $51.88.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail At The Right Price

One of the more significant hardware components in this Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail 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. 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 Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail

Now on to the frame rates for our Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail running on GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB at 1080p. We should see an average of 99 FPS on High settings or you could push up the quality to Ultra, which would get us 71 FPS.

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Upping the screen size to 1440p for Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail using this build would return 76 frames per second on High settings. This would drop further to 54 when turning up to Ultra graphics.

How this build performs for other popular games

We should check some other games performance with our Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail PC. Looking at some other popular games today, to see how the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB and this setup will run on 1080p. Resident Evil 8 is expected to return 71 FPS when run on Ultra which increases to around 99 frames per second on High. FIFA 22 would return 71 FPS on Ultra and then go up to 99 FPS at High settings. With Far Cry 6 we expect 71 FPS running at Ultra settings and 99 frames on High settings.

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Selecting A High Performance Mouse For Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail

We have found a great quality and still well priced gaming mouse today with the Cooler Master MM710. A game like Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail that has , Strategy, Sim genre, we felt it necessary to increase the quality of the mouse we would consider because the game has some additional needs that can benefit from this type of higher specced mouse.

An Alternative Ultimate Admiral: Age of Sail Graphics Card Option for 1080p

If you are wanting a graphics choice from the other team then our suggestion would be the AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB video card, currently priced at $899.98. This option has a performance of 7% better when compared to the GeForce GTX 1660 Super Asus Dual Evo OC 6GB and completely capable of offering a good gpu alternative.