Best Budget Gaming PC Build: 1080p @ ₹40000 only


SAMRIDDHA SAHA (Gl1tch_mast3r)


May, 29.2020

Most of the young guns who are looking to set forward their career on eSports cannot afford any flagship PC's or a high end Specification. So, therefore if you are looking to build a budget gaming PC which can offer you 4k resolution within a very specific budget range in which you can fit most of the specs and get the best possible outcome,keep following this article.

In this budget build we choose Nvidia as anyone looking to build a compact PC will be pleased with the Zotac's punchy GeForce GTX 1650 Super Twin Fan, which is markedly better than the non-Super GTX 1650 and a solid version of this mainstream GPU. It gives budget-focused 1080p gamers a better option against competing AMD cards in the same price bracket. We also ran it through standard benchmarks which tests  a card's abilities to handle AAA games at the highest possible quality settings and found out some impressive results with the most suited budget-focused specs.

Much faster than original non-Super GeForce GTX 1650 in 1080p and 1440p gaming.
Runs quiet.
Priced competitively.
Impressively small in our Zotac test sample.
Underperforms on some games.
Runs hotter than the non-Super GTX 1650.

Here we have listed best configuration for your PC under 40k price range. The CPU and the GPU of the PC can handle high-end games like PUBG, Fortnite, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, GTA V and DOTA 2, Red Dead Redemption 2,Forza Horizon 4 in Ultra Settings without any issues as the benchmark suggests.

Here is the full line-up

Processor - Ryzen 5 3500      

  • Price-  ₹11,050


  • 6 Cores & 6 Threads
  • Base Clock: 3.6GHz, Max Boost Clock: up to 4.1GHz, 19MB Cache, TDP: 65W
  • System Memory Specification: 3200MHz, System Memory Type: DDR4, Memory Channels: 2
  • Socket: AM4, Motherboard Compatibility: AMD 300, 400, 500 serles chipset based motherboards
  • Graphics: Separate Graphics Card is required,
  • Heatsink Fan: Wraith Stealth,
  • Warranty: 3 Years2.

Motherboard -

Msi B450M PRO-M2 MAX

  • Price - ₹6,446


  • AMD AM4 motherboard inspired from architectural design, with Core Boost, DDR4 Boost, Turbo M.2
  • Supports 1st, 2nd and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen™ / Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics and 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ with Radeon™ Graphics / Athlon™ with Radeon™ Vega Graphics Desktop Processors for Socket AM4
  • Supports DDR4 Memory, up to 3466+(OC) MHz* Turbo M.2: Running at PCI-E Gen3 x4 maximizes performance for NVMe based SSDs.
  • DDR4 Boost: Advanced technology to deliver pure data signals for the best performance and stability.
  • Audio Boost: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality.
  • EZ Debug LED: Easiest way to troubleshoot* Core Boost: With premium layout and fully digital power design to support more cores and provide better performance.
  • PCI-E Steel Slot: Protecting VGA cards against bending.

RAM- Adata XPG Gammix D30 8GB (8GBX1) DDR4 2666MHz

  • Price - ₹3,487

Whether you’re a gamer, PC enthusiast, or overclocker, you’ll appreciate the combination of the GAMMIX D30’s edgy wing-shaped design and excellent speeds of up to 4600MHz. What’s more, it features Intel® XMP 2.0 profiles for hassle-free overclocking when you need an extra boost.

GPU - Zotac GTX 1650 AMP 4GB

  • Price- ₹13,736


  • Factory Overclocked
  • Super Compact
  • 4K Ready
  • 70mm Twin Fan
  • NVIDIA® Ansel
  • NVIDIA® G-SYNC®compatible
  • GPU BOOST CLOCK - 1725 MHz
  • MEMORY CLOCK - 8 Gbps

PSU - Antec Atom V550 IN

  • Price-₹2,279


  • Continuous Power: 550 Watt
  • Fan Size: 120 mm
  • Voltage: 100VAC – 240VAC
  • Frequency Range: 47-63Hz
  • Current: 5A
  • Total Power: 550W

If you prefer performance better performance over more storage, then we would recommend you to go for a 240GB SSD (Recommended if you are more of a competitive gamer than a casual gamer and if you want to master particularly in any game such as CS:GO, PUBG or Overwatch)

Crucial BX500 240GB

  • Price -₹3,487


  • 240GB 2.5-inch internal SSD
  • Read - 540 MB/s
  • Write - 500 MB/s

Note- If you give more importance to Storage and think that you will need more space to keep your heavyweight games files or would need some extra 500GB for that College assignment folder, then i would recommend you to go for an Internal Hard Drive

Performance Results 

With a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.

58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)

Boot Drive
The SSD drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.]


8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.