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Rogue agent Rico Rodriguez journeys to Solis, a huge South American world home of conflict, oppression and extreme weather conditions. Strap into your wingsuit, equip your fully customizable grappling hook, and get ready to bring the thunder
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Just Cause 4 1080p Ultra Custom PC Build Review

Prices and hardware reviewed and updated: 27th Nov 2020

If you are looking to buy a new PC that can play Just Cause 4 then below you will find we explore exactly that. We are putting together a gaming PC build for Just Cause 4 from a carefully selected set of our favourite hardware components that are priced best today. Of course our sights are set on returning a good level expereince with ultra graphics settings, viewed through a 1080p monitor resolution. Prices found here today are checked daily to make sure that the components we aare putting into our Just Cause 4 represent good value for money.

First off, to help us pull together the best hardware for this build, we have to understand a little bit about the type of game we are creating this computer for. Just Cause 4 is a title which sits in the Shooter, Action, Adventure genre categories, which may influence our peripheral selection a bit, to help accommodate some of the particular requirements there. This game would have also been built on PC hardware during 2018 and before, which can suggest the sort of specced components a developer might have been using and hoping for their game to run on. Today we find it is 77 on our most demanding games list and currently not figuring in our more popular games. While this extra info gives a good sense of what we want from our PC, nothing really replaces our value for money assessment based on live prices, when putting together this build.

Best 1080p Price to Performance Just Cause 4 PC Hardware Component List

Component Current Price
Graphics Card
Silicon Power 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz
Cooler Master MasterBox Lite 3.1 mATX
Corsair VS Series 650W 80+ White
Crucial MX500 SSD 500GB
Toshiba X300 HDD 5TB
AOC 22 inch 5ms
Corsair K63
Logitech G502 SE Hero
Tritton ARK Elite 7.1
Just Cause 4 PC Build Total Price $1,484.45
Future 3 YEARS Proof
This PC build has recently gone up in price by $7.86, was previously $1,476.59.

Choosing A Graphics Card For Our 1080p Just Cause 4 PC Build

When putting this sort of PC together we want great value for money but a machine that can deliver solid FPS on Just Cause 4 at 1080p ultra graphics. We have selected the Radeon RX 5700 XT PowerColor Dual Fan 8GB today as a well placed option. The price for this card today is $389.99 which really helped mark it as a good fit.For reference, the lowest price recorded by us so far for the Radeon RX 5700 XT PowerColor Dual Fan 8GB is $377.49 on 4th Nov 2020. Over the last few weeks we have noticed it increase its price by $6.05, proving that additional savings can be found you will just need to shop around.

We also want the graphics card to have at least 6GB VRAM onboard. The video card in this build has 8 which will act as a good data buffer between the processor and the graphics hardware.

Selecting The Right Just Cause 4 1080p Motherboard and CPU

GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 motherboard is today’s best buy mobo, that also provides us with the Socket AM4 cpu socket type. Which is ideal for the best performance to price processor we have seen for our build, the Ryzen 5 2600. This processor is currently priced at a competitive $168.99 and really works well with the Radeon RX 5700 XT PowerColor Dual Fan 8GB. Our cheapest price recorded for the Ryzen 5 2600 was $59.9, which we spotted on 7th Jul 2020.

With the feature rich GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 priced competitively at $53.99 it is certainly in todays Just Cause 4 build for a good reason. The cheapest motherboard price for the GIGABYTE GA-A320M mATX AM4 was recorded as $53.99, which was on 25th Jun 2020.

How To Choose The Best RAM For Just Cause 4 At The Right Price

Our PC needs some well placed system memory to support our chosen CPU and GPU selections. As we are looking to achieve the 1080p ultra frame rates the Silicon Power 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz is currently priced at $52.99, which is among the better priced RAM today. A low price point for this Silicon Power 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 2400MHz was spotted on 30th Oct 2020, where we saw it at $47.99.

PC Performance Review at 1080p Ultra Settings on Just Cause 4

This PC build has been optimized to deliver around 92 FPS at Ultra settings for Just Cause 4, while running on a 1080p screen size. While you might want to increase this to 129 FPS if you lower some of the graphics options inline with High graphics settings.

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PC Build Research Area

Just Cause 4
Radeon RX 5700 XT PowerColor Dual Fan 8GB

Other Popular Game 1080p Ultra Custom PC Builds

If you were to increase your screen size with this PC setup to 1440p then we expect to see around a figure of 70 FPS on Ultra or 98 FPS on High.

How this build performs for other popular games

Lets take a look to see how this Just Cause 4 PC build will run some other popular games today on 1080p. Grand Theft Auto VI will get 55 on Ultra and 76 FPS on High graphics settings with the Radeon RX 5700 XT PowerColor Dual Fan 8GB. Whereas on Watch Dogs Legion we see a return of 84 FPS on Ultra and 118 FPS when lowered to High. Another popular game at the moment is Assassins Creed: Valhalla, which is 34 FPS run at Ultra and 48 on High.

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Selecting A High Performance Mouse For Just Cause 4

We have found a great quality and still well priced gaming mouse today with the Logitech G502 SE Hero. A game like Just Cause 4 that has Shooter, Action, Adventure 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.

Just Cause 4 Benefits From a High Quality Audio Headset

And now on to the game’s audio output. In this build we are looking for higher performing headsets to better match the needs of this type of game. The Tritton ARK Elite 7.1 is today’s best priced gaming headset that meets our requirements, while still providing clear audio. If you wish to see some other curated headsets that are providing good value today then check our headset list button above for some other selections.

An Alternative Just Cause 4 Graphics Card Option for 1080p

Why not switch out the graphics card in this build and replace it with a similarly powerful card from Nvidia. The Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Asus Dual Advanced 8GB graphics card has a 3% worse performance variation compared to the currently chosen video card. As the best price point for an alternative manufacturer in this range it currently costs $379.99.