If you are wanting to buy a gaming computer to run Dragon Ball - Project Z then this PC build review is aimed at putting together the correct hardware components for the cheapest price today to do just that. With the mission objective being a high gaming standard at the highest graphics settings, running 1080p as the native screen size. Every day we run through our carefully chosen gaming hardware and cherry pick today’s lowest priced hardware components to help us achieve this optimum PC build list.
Getting our best PC build together today we consider some of the characteristics of this game, which will help us better select the right hardware components for Dragon Ball Z Kakarot. First and foremost we will be looking at value for money, hunting through our curated list of gaming hardware and then cherry picking the best priced items available today. As this game falls into the Action, RPG genre category, this can certainly influence some of the hardware selection below, especially some of the peripherals we select out, to make sure they might the games key specialities. Something else we can consider is that Dragon Ball Z Kakarot would have been built on PC hardware from around 2020 or leading up to that period, by the developers. So it is usually fairly safe to consider hardware from that period as suitable.
OLOy 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3000MHz
GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4
Cooler Master MasterBox Lite 3.1 mATX
Corsair VS Series 450W 80+ White
Pioneer SSD 512GB
WD 2003FZEX HDD 2TB
Sceptre E225W 22 inch 75Hz 5ms
Redragon M711 Cobra
HyperX Cloud Stinger
|Dragon Ball Z Kakarot PC Build Total Price||$783.27|
We want a punchy GPU for this build and the GeForce GTX 1650 Zotac Gaming OC 4GB is currently priced at a competitive $149.99. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the GeForce GTX 1650 Zotac Gaming OC 4GB is $124.2 recorded at 8th Jan 2020.. This PC graphics hardware selection is a nice price to performance option when looking to run Dragon Ball Z Kakarot at 1080p ultra graphics. We expect to see some good FPS from this card at these specs. We have seen this card drop its price recently by $25.66 which is part of the reason it has been slotted in to this build.
We are choosing a well rounded and best priced motherboard (the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4), that can provide us with the cpu Socket AM4 socket type. This is so we can select the Ryzen 3 3200G that has the best price to performance position today, at $94.99. Looking through our data we can see the lowest price for this cpu was on 28th Nov 2019, which had it marked up at $87.This CPU and GPU provide the required Dragon Ball Z Kakarot experience while maintaining the best price point at this 1080p resolution.
With a price tag today of $54.99, the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard is certainly in good company, representing a feature rich, cost effective mobo for the Dragon Ball Z Kakarot PC. To help give some depth to the price points for this motherboard, the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 was priced at $54.99 on 29th Nov 2019.
Our Dragon Ball Z Kakarot built PC needs some solid performing RAM to enable us to meet the game’s system requirement expectations and achieve the desired FPS at ultra 1080p. The OLOy 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3000MHz is capable of meeting those needs, while complementing the Ryzen 3 3200G and GeForce GTX 1650 Zotac Gaming OC 4GB of our build and priced at a reasonable $29.99. The cheapest system memory price for OLOy 8GB (1x8GB) DDR4 3000MHz was recorded as $27.89, and this was on 7th Jan 2020.
With this current build we expect to see a return of 69 frames per second at ultra 1080p resolution in Dragon Ball Z Kakarot. Adjust some of the graphics options and you could boost this up to 97 FPS for High graphics settings.
Upping the screen size to 1440p for Dragon Ball - Project Z using this build would return 74 frames per second on High settings. This would drop further to 53 when turning up to Ultra graphics.
To ensure we are making a good choice with this Dragon Ball - Project Z PC build we can check to see if it performs consistently across a variety of games. Some of the most popular games today include Grand Theft Auto VI, Halo: Reach and Need For Speed Heat so let’s see how this build handles them at 1080p. Starting with Grand Theft Auto VI we can expect to be seeing an Ultra FPS of 0 and at High settings an FPS of 0 frames. In comparison Halo: Reach is likely to see an Ultra FPS of around 117, improving to 163 FPS on High settings. Lastly Need For Speed Heat will see an Ultra FPS of around 38 which improves to a 53 FPS on High settings.
Finding a mouse for a game that falls into the Action, RPG genre group has given us reason to improve the quality of mouse we are willing to put into this PC build. We have therefore found the Redragon M711 Cobra mouse that is today’s best priced, higher performing gamer mouse, and one that can still deliver the gaming quality we are after for Dragon Ball Z Kakarot.
Or you could put the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Devil 4GB graphics card into this computer, if you are after an alternative AMD PC build. It has a 14% better performance variation to the GeForce GTX 1650 Zotac Gaming OC 4GB, so similar in capability and we have picked it as the best priced alternative manufacturer card, with a price of $129.99.