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Saints Row 3 Remastered 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 27th May 2020

This is a hand selected custom PC component build that will answer your question of, what PC should I buy next to play Saints Row 3 Remastered on. One that has the right gaming hardware to enjoy a great Saints Row 3 Remastered experience. Its therefore our desire to consistently keep stable frame rates at top end graphics settings, returning the visuals upon a 1080p monitor screen. These hardware items found in our build will continue to have their prices checked and components will be swapped in and out as we feel better hardware for our build is released.

Today we find Saints Row 3 Remastered is not in our top demanding games list and in our list at 8 of most popular games. It also falls in under the Action 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 2020 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 Saints Row 3 Remastered PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
Graphics Card
Patriot Viper Elite 16GB (1x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz
Cooler Master MasterBox Lite 3.1 TG Side Window mATX
Corsair VS Series 450W 80+ White
SanDisk SSD PLUS 480GB
Sceptre E225W 22 inch 75Hz 5ms
Redragon K552
Redragon M719 Invader
Razer Electra USB 7.1
Saints Row 3 Remastered PC Build Total Price $1,114.17
Future 0 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone up in price by $18.62, was previously $1,095.55.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Saints Row 3 Remastered PC Build

When selecting the right graphics card today we are specifically hunting for great price-to-performance gpus that can run Saints Row 3 Remastered in ultra 1080p. Right now the best graphics card purchase for this game is the GeForce GTX 1650 MSI Gaming 4GB, which will work really well at this screen resolution. It’s currently priced at $358.99, which puts it as one of the cheapest but best performers for this type of game. The lowest price recorded by us so far for the GeForce GTX 1650 MSI Gaming 4GB is $322.99 recorded at 28th Nov 2019.

Selecting The Right Saints Row 3 Remastered 1080p Motherboard and CPU

The motherboard we are going for is the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4. Its the best priced Socket AM4 socket type motherboard on the market today and will give us the spot to choose a great pairing CPU for the GeForce GTX 1650 MSI Gaming 4GB. Looking over the prices today we can see that the Ryzen 5 2600 processor is a great choice for this game and is currently costing $124.99. A low end price for this CPU would be $114.97, which we saw it priced at on 10th Feb 2020.

The awesome GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 is highly competitive, priced at $73.99, which provides it a position today in this gamer build. 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.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Saints Row 3 Remastered At The Right Price

As one of the 3 main system components, when considering a PC built for Saints Row 3 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 Elite 16GB (1x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz is well priced at $62.99 and fits with the Ryzen 5 2600 and GeForce GTX 1650 MSI Gaming 4GB selections to ensure solid FPS at 1080p ultra settings. Our RAM recorded prices put this Patriot Viper Elite 16GB (1x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz price at $61.99 on 7th Jan 2020.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Saints Row 3 Remastered

This PC build has been optimized to deliver around 61 FPS at Ultra settings for Saints Row 3 Remastered, while running on a 1080p screen size. While you might want to increase this to 85 FPS if you lower some of the graphics options inline with High graphics settings.

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PC Build Research Area

Saints Row 3 Remastered
GeForce GTX 1650 MSI Gaming 4GB

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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 47 FPS on Ultra or 65 FPS on High.

How this build performs for other popular games

To ensure we are making a good choice with this Saints Row 3 Remastered PC build we can check to see if it performs consistently across a variety of games. Some of the most popular games today include Doom Eternal, Crucible and Grand Theft Auto VI so let’s see how this build handles them at 1080p. Starting with Doom Eternal we can expect to be seeing an Ultra FPS of 38 and at High settings an FPS of 53 frames. In comparison Crucible is likely to see an Ultra FPS of around 38, improving to 53 FPS on High settings. Lastly Grand Theft Auto VI will see an Ultra FPS of around 0 which improves to a 0 FPS on High settings.

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An Alternative Saints Row 3 Remastered Graphics Card Option for 1080p

If you are looking for a graphics card from AMD instead of the one we have selected in this build then you could try Radeon RX 570 XFX RS XXX 8GB, which has a 15% better performance difference, so still similar capabilities. We have chosen it based on its price-performance figure as well, as it is currently priced at $139.99.