In this article, we are going to assemble the Best RTX 3070 Gaming PC Build Under $1500, the new 3000 series is really powerful and can handle all of the tasks either it is gaming, streaming, video rendering, or heavy software works.
The below gaming PC Build is dedicated to those gamers who want to play AAA titles at 1440p but at the same time, sort on budget. We have come up with the best build to support your game as well as your pocket.
Best RTX 3070 Gaming PC Build Under $1500
These components are necessary to build a gaming PC. Let’s discuss the components which we have used to build the Best RTX 3070 Gaming PC Build Under $1500.
|Processor||Intel i5 10600K||~ $260|
|Motherboard||MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge (Wi-Fi)||~ $200|
|Graphics Card||Nvidia RTX 3070 Founder’s Edition||~ $500|
|RAM||T Force Delta TUF 16 GB (2×8 GB)||~ $93|
|Hard Drive||Crucial BX500 240GB SSD||~ $40|
|Power Supply or PSU||Corsair RM750 750W||~ $125|
|Cooler(AIO)||Deepcool Castle 360EX||~ $130|
|PC Chassis||Corsair iCUE 220T RGB||~ $100|
Let’s dive into the individual component in the Best RTX 3070 Gaming PC Build Under $1500:
Intel i5 10600K – $260
We are not gonna use the highest benchmarked CPUs, but instead, we are going to use latest (wait a min, 11th Gen is already there, so not latest) 10th Intel i5 10600K CPU for this build. We are not focusing on CPU in this build, instead we are going to invest those money on a power GPU.
|i5 10600K Specs|
|No. of Cores/Threads||6 Cores/12 Threads|
|Base Clock and Max||4.1GHz (up to 4.8 GHz)|
|Cache (L3)||12 GB|
|PCI Express Version||PCIe 3.0×16|
|Integrated GPU||Intel UHD 630|
|Package/Socket Type||LGA 1200|
|Default TDP / TDP||125-watt|
MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge (Wi-Fi) – $200
MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge Wi-Fi is a perfect selection for our guide. It is not that costly yet covers everything we need. It supports 10th Gen Intel CPU (oh this could be one of the reasons to select a 10th Gen CPU as well. It got Wi-Fi 6 support, supports up to 128 GB of DDR4 RAM. Overall a good deal in the price.
|MSI MPG Z490 Specs|
|Compatible Processors||Intel (up to 10th Gen)|
|Expansion Slots||CPU, DIMM 288-pin, PCIe (4.0, 3.0)|
|Wireless Type||802.11ax (WiFi 6)|
|Internal Interfaces||USB 2.0, serial, USB 3.2 Gen 1, audio|
|MAX RAM (and Bus)||Quad-channel 128 GB (2400 MHz to 4800 Mhz)|
Nvidia Geforce RTX 3070 GPU – $500
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 can be considered as one of the best, cheap yet powerful GPU in the market. Considering its price, (which is way more cheaper than its siblings 3080 and 3090,) it doesn’t sacrifice much power. If you are thinking of playing AAA titles at 1440p, then it is your one stop destination.
|RTX 3070 Specs|
|Bus Standard||PCI Express 4.0|
|Memory (Speed)||8GB GDDR5 (up to 14 Gbps)|
|Engine Clock||1730 MHz (Boost), 1500 MHz (Base)|
|Max Resolution||up to 7680×4320|
|Max Display||4 Displays|
T Force Delta TUF 16GB RAM – $93
|TUF 16GB RAM Specs|
|Memory Frequency||3200 Mhz|
|Memory Capacity||16 GB (2×8)|
|Data Transfer Bandwidth||25,600 MB/s|
|Heat Spreader||Aluminum Spreader|
Crucial BX500 240GB SSD – $40
|Interface / Protocol||SATA 6.0 Gb/s / AHCI|
|Sequential Read||540 MB/s|
|Sequential Write||500 MB/s|
|NAND Flash||Micron 64L TLC|
Corsair RM750 750W PSU – $125
|Corsair RM750 Specs|
|Dimensions||6.3 x 5.91 x 3.39 in|
|Fan Size||135 mm|
|80 PLUS Efficiency||Gold|
Corsair iCUE 220T RGB Mid Tower Case – $100
|Corsair iCUE 220T Specs|
|Max MoBo Size||280 mm|
|Radiator Compatibility||120mm, 140mm, 240mm, 280mm, 360mm|
|I/O Ports||2x USB 3.0, Audio/mic jack|
|Material||Tempered Glass, Alloy Steel|
Well, we are almost ready with the Best RTX 3070 Gaming PC Build Under $1500. The AIO and premium cabinet may disturb your budget by a few bucks, but it is really worth the price. Additionally, you can later add other gaming accessories like the joystick, gaming headset, etc., for a better gaming experience.
Go through this and buy the best. If you end up buying any of these, tell us the same by commenting down below.