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Custom PC Build


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Hi guys,

I am soon to be in the market for a new custom build PC. I will be coming from a 2011 iMac which has just died. Having given some consideration for what I want the machine to do I would like it to play games at a comparable level to a PS5 or Xbox Series X while also acting as my go to machine for daily work use (mostly word processing with some very very light photo/video editing).

The idea is then to hook up a PS5 to the monitor as well later down the line to enjoy the console exclusives so that will be a consideration as well. I don't need the PC to be an absolute powerhouse that would run Cybepunk 2077 at 120fps+ on ultra settings but would like to get performance similar to or slightly above a next gen game consle.

My budget would be around the £7-800 mark starting from essentially scratch is this doable? (I don't mind holding off until the new year if prices are expected to drop)

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