So many gamers have succumbed to the eternal conflict between Sony and Microsoft, known as the Console Wars. However, there are a courageous few still among us, who have chosen to pursue greater glory. There is a certain level of pride in being a member of the Glorious PC Gaming Master Race. At the pinnacle of geek-hierarchy are the Master Builders. These are tech-savvy individuals with a very particular set of skills, skills that make them Nerds! Circuits, Cables, and RGB, oh my! Nothing is scary when you can down an untamed computer with your bare hands.
PC Build Specs
Check out the full parts breakdown below.
Asus Republic of Gamers STRIX X470-F
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
AMD Wraith Prism LED RGB
Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro (2×16gb)
Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2070 Super 8gb AORUS
Seagate FireCuda 510 M.2 (1TB)
Corsair DarkCore RGB Pro SE
Corsair Strafe RGB MK.2
Thermaltake iRGB Plus Gold 850w
Corsair iCUE465X RGB ATX
AMD powered ATX gaming motherboard featuring dual M.2 with heatsink, Aura Sync RGB LED lighting and DDR4 with 3600MHz support.
AMD's 2nd gen Ryzen 7 processor features 8 cores and 16 threads with a base clock of 3.7GHz and a max overclock of up to 4.3GHz. This CPU comes bundled with AMD's Wraith Prism LED RGB cooler.
Corsair's Pro Series 3200MHz DDR4 overclocked memory lights up your PC with mesmerizing dynamic multi-zone RGB lighting.
At the heart of this Gigabyte card is Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER. Integrated with an 8GB GDDR6 256-bit memory interface and a WINDFORCE stack 3X 100mm fan cooling system.
FireCuda gaming SSDs are Built for professional-level gamers. Designed with industry-leading speed for sustained abuse, and the lowest latency for superior gaming.
The CORSAIR STRAFE RGB MK.2 mechanical keyboard has CHERRY MX Silent RGB keyswitches for key presses that are up to 30% quieter! The next-generation keyboard hosts a ton of features like a convenient USB pass-through port, 8MB onboard profile storage, dedicated multimedia controls, and a comfortable detachable, soft-touch wrist rest.
An ultra-fast lightweight gaming mouse packed with Qi wireless charging, a comfortable contoured shape with interchangeable side grips, and an 18,000 DPI optical sensor for true wireless gameplay. Get connected with three different modes; slipstream Corsair wireless technology (a 1ms 2.4GHz wireless connection), Bluetooth, or a USB-c wired connection.
Toughpower iRGB PLUS Gold Series has continuous stable power with an ambient temperature up to 50°C and features a 16.8 million-color Riing Duo 14 RGB fan with 18 addressable LEDs. The power supply supports Smart Power Management, meaning you can digitally control the lighting and manage PSU/PC anywhere.
This mid-tower ATX smart case offers brilliant software-controlled lighting right out of the box. The case comes with (3) Corsair LL120 RGB fans and with the two tempered glass panels, you get a full view of all the RGB wonder. However, for our build, we replaced the stock fans with (6) newer Corsair QL120 that features four lighting zones and 34 individually addressable RGB LEDs on each fan!!
The BenQ EW3270U is 32" 4K Ultra-HD VA LED monitor that has HDR and Brightness Intelligence Plus. This monitor also features AMD FreeSync technology that eliminates image tearing, broken frames, and choppy gameplay.