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Gaming PC build Radeon RX 480 Sapphire 4GB, Core i5-2400 3.1GHz, 8GB performance review

This gaming PC can currently run the recommended requirements of 0 of the 1000 most demanding PC games available today. The hardware in this gaming PC has a Core i5-2400 3.1GHz as the weak point. If this was upgraded then the system could play up to 650 games from the 1000 most demanding games of today.

The performance of these hardware components is best displayed in relation to the current most popular game, Halo: Reach. In summary, Ultra graphics setting is highly achievable with this Radeon RX 480 Sapphire 4GB card, but what monitor resolution are you looking to play Halo: Reach at, because you can get 72 FPS at Ultra 4K. But perhaps you feel better served at 1440p, where you would get 120 frames per second on Ultra 1440p. Lower the resolution further and you get a blistering 158 FPS at 1080p Ultra.

2nd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - In summary, considering our Low vs Ultra settings you should be looking to run Cyberpunk 2077 at 1080p screen resolution, in order to get an okay frame rate. Any greater resolution than 1080p might be less than optimal. Its frame rates at 1080p look like this on the various graphics settings, Low: 74 FPS, Medium: 58 FPS, High: 39 FPS, Ultra: 28 FPS.

3rd most popular game: Red Dead Redemption 2 - To summarise, while it's not always a sure thing, this GPU certainly seems capable of delivering FPS in Red Dead Redemption 2. It feels that the Radeon RX 480 Sapphire 4GB is going to be best run at 1440p for suitable frame rates, and while it still might struggle a little at Ultra 1440p, it will certainly do well in this resolution range. Here are some Low Vs Ultra frame rates that we can consider at 1440p. Low setting: 101 FPS, 1440p Medium setting: 79 FPS, 1440p High setting: 53 FPS, 1440p Ultra setting: 38 FPS.

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Radeon RX 480 Sapphire 4GB