If you’re thinking of getting a brand-new gaming PC to play Battlefield 1 but don’t know where to start, we’ve got you covered with our Battlefield 1-Ready PC build.
Check out the gaming rig you’ll need to run Battlefield 1 below, along with its South African pricing.
It is important to note that the below specifications are the recommended system requirements for Battlefield 1 and not the minimum requirements, which are much lower.
The recommended operating system is Windows 10 due to the game’s optional utilisation of the Windows 10-exclusive DirectX 12.
|Battlefield 1 Recommended Requirements|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-6600 3.3GHz|
|Graphics Card||GeForce GTX 970 4GB|
|Operating System||Windows 10|
Battlefield 1 Build
This aims to provide 60 frames-per-second at 1080p in Battlefield 1, and surpasses all the recommended requirements for the game while considering budget constraints.
The Solid State Drive is not strictly necessary, but would provide a better gaming experience using this machine. The price of an operating system was not included in this build.
|Case||Huntkey Wisdom VI Gaming Chassis||R299|
|Power Supply||Corsair VS 450W||R615|
|Memory||Kingston DDR4 2,133MHz 8GB Value||R591|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-6600 3.3GHz||R3,982|
|Hard Drive||Seagate Barracuda 1TB HDD||R849|
|Solid State Drive||GALAX Gamer SSD 120GB||R799|
|Graphics Card||Galax GeForce GTX 1060 6GB||R4,799|
The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB is an ideal graphics for high-end 1080p gaming, offering cutting-edge power at a relatively low price. It is also a better purchase than the Radeon RX 480 in South Africa.
It is important to note that although the minimum requirements for Battlefield 1 are much lower than the recommended specifications, with this build aiming to run the game at a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080, with maximum settings and an average of 60 frames-per-second.
We used the 6GB version of the GeForce GTX 1060 in order to ensure the best performance value.
You can read more about the difference between the 3GB and 6GB versions of the GeForce GTX 1060 here.