Best Gaming PC Builds for Resident Evil 4 [1080p/4K]

Resident Evil 4, a game ruling in the horror action genre for 20 years has redefined the survival horror genre once more, with its modernized gameplay, reimagined storyline, and intensely detailed graphics. Fans and critics have loved the latest released game and the response has been overwhelmingly positive regardless of the platform it was released on.

If you’re a fan of the thrilling horror series and want to experience this gripping title, TCG Gaming PC Builder has got you covered! In this article, we’ll present three PC builds tailored to suit different budgets and performance requirements so you can fully immerse yourself in the spine-chilling world of Resident Evil 4.

In this article, we’ll guide you through three different PC builds – Budget, Expert, and PRO – hand-picked by our TCG Gaming PC Builder to help you experience the game at its best and avoid any game crashing issues.

Before we start building, let’s take a look at the official system requirements.

Minimum System Requirements for Resident Evil 4 

  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 1200 or Intel Core i5-7500
  • RAM: 8 GB RAM
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 560 with 4GB VRAM or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT or NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 for ray tracing) 

Recommended System Specifications for Resident Evil 4 

  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 or Intel Core i7 8700 
  • RAM: 16 GB RAM
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 5700 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT or NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 for ray tracing) 

These are the following PC build that our PC Builder suggests using the minimum system specifications data.

1. Budget PC Build for Resident Evil 4 under 500 USD

cpu 3dIntel Core i3 12100F
20Radeon RX 6400
ram 3dCORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO 8GB (2x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz
22SanDisk SSD PLUS 240GB Internal SSD
240 GB – 535 MB read – 520 MB write – SATA

This budget build will cost you approximately:
390USD / 360EUR / 320GBP / 530CAD / 590AUD

Our Budget build is designed for gamers who want an affordable yet immersive experience of Resident Evil 4.

This build features the Intel Core i3 12100F processor, Radeon RX 6400 GPU, 16 GB of Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro DDR4 2666MHz RAM, and a 240GB SanDisk SSD PLUS. These components provide enough power to run the game at low settings while still maintaining a smooth gaming experience.

You should always Check how fast your current CPU is and benchmark them with the upgrade you are thinking to get.

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Choosing a CPU for Resident Evil 4’s Budget Build:

The Intel Core i3 12100F is a cost-effective choice for this build. It offers enough processing power to handle the game without compromising on performance. This quad-core processor has a base clock of 3.3 GHz, ensuring that the game’s AI, physics, and sound effects come together to create an unforgettable experience even on a budget.

Best CPU for Resident Evil 4

Choosing a GPU for Our Budget Build:

The Radeon RX 6400 GPU offers a cost-effective solution for gaming, delivering decent graphics performance to let you enjoy the terrifying atmosphere of Resident Evil 4. With support for DirectX 12, this GPU ensures that the game’s dynamic lighting and shadow effects are rendered in full detail, adding to the suspense and tension that have become synonymous with the series.

Choosing RAM for Our Budget Build:

Equipped with 16GB of CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO DDR4 2666MHz RAM, this build ensures your system has enough memory to handle the game without any hiccups. With enough capacity for multitasking, you can enjoy streaming, voice chat, or other applications while playing the game.

Best RAM for Resident Evil 4

Choosing an SSD for Our Budget Build:

The SanDisk SSD PLUS 240GB Internal SSD provides quick load times and smooth performance, perfect for diving into the game without delay. With enough storage for the game and its additional content, you can immerse yourself in Leon’s quest to save the president’s daughter without worrying about running out of space.

Choosing Motherboard and other components for your build

Our PC Builder doesn’t recommend motherboards and we are going to add this soon as it is a very critical area.

Until then, we have prepared motherboard choosing guides for you that you can utilize once you have chosen your build and see which fits the board along the power supply and cooling fans. Air cooling or Liquid cooling, whatever you want to connect.

Let’s head to our next build recommendation!

2. 1080p Build for Resident Evil 4

cpu 3dIntel Core i3 12100F
20GeForce GTX 1650
ram 3dCORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz
22Kingston 960GB A400 SATA 3 2.5
960 GB – 500 MB read – 450 MB write – SATA

This Expert build will cost you approximately:
490USD / 450EUR / 400GBP / 666CAD / 730AUD

Our Expert build is designed for gamers who want to enjoy 1080p resolution with enhanced graphics and performance.

Choosing a CPU for Our 1080p Resident Evil 4 PC Build

The Intel Core i5 11400 is a solid upgrade from the budget build, offering increased processing power to smoothly run the game at 1080p. With six cores and twelve threads, this CPU ensures that even the most intense action scenes and swarms of enemies are handled with ease, making your journey through the village a truly hair-raising experience.

Choosing a GPU for Our 1080p Resident Evil 4 PC Build

The GeForce GTX 1650 brings a significant performance boost, ensuring your gameplay experience is fluid and visually stunning at 1080p resolution. With this GPU, you’ll be able to see every gruesome detail of the monstrous creatures that stand in Leon’s way, adding to the heart-pounding horror that Resident Evil is known for.

Best Gaming PC Builds for Resident Evil 4 [1080p/4K]

Choosing RAM for Our 1080p Resident Evil 4 PC

Build This build also features the CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO 160B (2x8GB) DDR4 2666MHz, providing ample memory for a smooth gaming experience. The high-quality heat spreader and striking RGB lighting ensure both optimal performance and a visually stunning appearance inside your gaming rig.

Choosing an SSD for Our 1080p Resident Evil 4 PC Build

The Kingston 960GB A400 SATA 3 2.5 SSD offers increased storage capacity for your game library, while still maintaining fast load times and performance. With this SSD, you can store not only Resident Evil 4 but also other games and applications, ensuring a versatile and reliable gaming experience.

3. Resident Evil 4 4K 60FPS Build Under 1000USD

Unleashing the Full Horror

cpu 3dAMD Ryzen 7 5700X
20Radeon RX 6600 XT
ram 3dCORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB 326B (2X16GB) DDR4 2666MHz
22Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD 17B – M.2 NVMe
1024 GB – 3500 MB read – 3300 MB write – NVMe

This PRO build will cost you approximately:
790USD / 728EUR / 640GBP / 1080CAD / 1190AUD

Our PRO build is tailored for gamers seeking the ultimate 4K 60FPS experience in The Last of Us™ Part I. This build features the AMD Ryzen 7 5700X processor, Radeon RX 6600 XT GPU, 32GB Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 2666MHz RAM, and a 1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe SSD.

The AMD Ryzen 7 5700X is a powerful processor that can effortlessly handle Resident Evil 4 at 4K resolution and 60 FPS. This 8-core, 16-thread CPU ensures that your system can manage even the most demanding scenes and advanced game mechanics, allowing you to fully appreciate the enhanced graphics and intricate details that bring the horror to life.

These high-performance components will provide a stunning and immersive gaming experience at 4K resolution with smooth 60FPS gameplay.

Best cpu and 4k monitor for Resident Evil 4

The AMD Ryzen 7 5700X is a powerful processor that can effortlessly handle Resident Evil 4 at 4K resolution and 60 FPS. This even powerful 8-core, 16-thread CPU ensures that your system can manage even the most demanding scenes and advanced game mechanics, allowing you to fully appreciate the enhanced graphics and intricate details that bring the horror to life.

Conclusion:

No matter your budget or performance requirements, TCG Gaming PC Builder has the perfect solution for you to enjoy the rebirth of survival horror in Resident Evil 4.

With our Budget, Expert, and PRO Builds, you can dive into the heart-stopping action and suspenseful atmosphere that has made this iconic series a mainstay in the gaming world. So gear up, prepare to face the unspeakable horrors that await, and remember: survival is just the beginning.

Happy gaming!

Salman Mustafa
Salman Mustafa

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