By Erika Lentz
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Gaming PC’s are a lot of fun, but we don’t always want to take the time to build them ourselves. Sometimes it’s easier to purchase one that’s already prebuilt, such as a prebuilt gaming PC with the NVIDIA series graphics card. Even if you’re not looking for a specific graphics card, buying a prebuilt gaming PC can be a lot of fun and a lot less stressful on you. Games like Call of Duty: Warzone depend on a good gaming PC. But you may be wondering where to start. Well, we’ve compiled a list of the best prebuilt gaming PC’s for 1440p gaming. Read on below to find out more.
The Skytech Chronos gaming PC is one of the lowest priced options on this list. It has an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card. This card is designed to handle graphics-hungry games and virtual reality with ease. It also allows for high quality streaming, so you serious gamers can have all you need for your channel. This gaming PC has an AMD Ryzen 7 3700X processor. It has four dual-ring fans and a stock air cooler. It also has a mesh design and a clear side. This helps to keep the system cool and also lets you see everything that’s going on. It has RGB lighting for a cool aesthetic design as well. RGB lighting is typically customizable with millions of specific colors as well.
The main issue that users have with this gaming PC is durability. Certain components have been damaged upon arrival or may not last very long.
The HP Omen 30L gaming PC is an average price compared to the rest of the PC’s on our list. It has an NVIDIA GeForce 3060 Ti graphics card and an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X processor. There are six different memory options ranging between 16 and 64 GB of RAM, 1 or 2 TB for the SSD, and 2 or 4 TB for the HDD. This gaming PC has a liquid cooling system. Liquid cooling systems are often preferred over air cooling because it distributes thermal regulation more evenly than air systems do. This means that they keep your computer cooler overall. They are also cleaner than air cooling systems and don’t collect as much dust. It has RGB lighting and a transparent side panel. It also comes with a ROKC mousepad.
There are two main issues that people mention with this gaming PC. First, it is limited in its USB port options. Second, it tends to get warm easily.
Like our last entry, the ASUS Flagship ROG Strix GA15 gaming PC is a pretty average price compared to the others on our list. It has an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card and an AMD Octa-Core Ryzen 7 5800X processor. There are six memory options. You can get 16 to 64 GB of RAM, a 512 GB or 1 TB SSD, and a 1 TB HDD. This gaming PC features ASUS Aura Sync RGB lighting and a transparent side panel.
Reviews are split pretty evenly with this gaming PC. The main issue that users bring up is quality control and customer service.
The Skytech Shiva gaming PC is the lowest priced option on this list. It has an AMD Ryzen 5 5600X processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card. It has three RGB fans and a tempered glass case. One other cool thing about this gaming PC is that the case is white. This is unique since the cases are black most of the time. This white case is more appealing to some gamers that want a more striking appearance.
Though this gaming PC is very high quality, it isn’t as advanced as some of the others on this list. So, if you want the latest technology, this isn’t the option for you.
The Empowered PC Sentinel gaming PC is a fairly decent price compared to the other gaming PC’s on our list. It has an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card. It has six fans that feature soft accent lighting. This gaming PC also comes with a USB gaming mouse and a USB gaming keyboard that have RGB lighting.
Though the accessories have cool RGB lighting, the lighting on the tower, itself, is a bit lacking compared to the other options on our list. The main complaint that users have is that this gaming PC is a bit loud and bulky.
One feature that really stands out about the CLX Set is the processor. It has a 10-core Intel Core i9 processor, so this thing is a beast compared to the others on our list. The graphics card is an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti. This gaming PC has RGB lighting and a liquid cooling system. It also comes with an RGB keyboard and mouse.
This gaming PC is a higher price than others on this list. One downside is that the keyboard and mouse that come with it are wired options only.
The Alienware Aurora R14 gaming PC definitely has the most unique appearance of any of the PC’s on this list. It has an AMD Ryzen 9 5900 processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card, so it’s pretty advanced compared to the others as well. It has 32 GB of memory and a 1 TB hard drive. This gaming PC has a Legend 2.0 design for optimal air flow. What this means is that the internal components have been reorganized so that the fans can provide the best air flow for cooling. It also means quieter acoustics. It has AlienFX RGB color zones.
This gaming PC is expensive compared to the rest of our list. Because of the reorganized internal components and optimized air flow, this gaming PC is larger than comparable models. This may bother some gamers that prefer a smaller, sleeker design.
The CUK Continuum Micro gaming PC has numerous graphics card options, but we’ll review the model that features the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080. It has an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X processor. This gaming PC has 32 GB of RAM, 512 GB SSD, and 2 TB HDD. It has six high air flow RGB fans. It also comes with an RGB keyboard and LED mouse bundle.
This gaming PC is on the higher end of average pricing, so it may not be the best choice for more casual gamers. One other downside is that it doesn’t have different memory options like our other listings, and the memory is slightly lower than what others have available.
The Thermaltake Reactor 380 comes in both black and snow (white) color options. It has an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card. It has 16 GB of RAM and a 1 TB SSD. This gaming PC has a liquid cooling system as well as mesh panels to create the ultimate thermal control system. It also has a compact design to save space in your gaming setup. It has RGB lighting for aesthetic appeal as well.
Like our previous entry, this gaming PC is on the higher end of average pricing. Its memory is low compared to other options. Quality control seems to be the biggest complaint that users have, with some components arriving damaged or not lasting long.
The iBUYPOWER Trace5MR 224i is number one on our list for several good reasons. It has an Intel Core i9 processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card, so it is quite advanced compared to the other gaming PC’s on our list. It has 32 GB of RAM, a 1 TB SSD, and 2 TB HDD. This is more memory than many of the other options on this list. This gaming PC has a liquid cooling system and four RGB fans to ensure that your system will never get overheated. It comes with a gaming keyboard and an RGB gaming mouse.
This gaming PC is the most expensive on our list by far. It is not recommended for casual gamers. The main complaint that people have with this gaming PC is that certain components are lower quality in comparison to the processor and graphics card.
We’ve included our top ten picks for the best prebuilt gaming PC’s. Now it’s up to you to decide which one fits your style the best. Or, if you would rather build one yourself, you can start thinking about the different components that you’ll need. For example, we have a list of the best RGB gaming PC cases to help get you started. Whichever direction you pick, take our advice on these lists to get an idea of what every gamer needs, regardless of skill level. Play well and good luck!