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Gaming PC Builder

Finding the Perfect Gaming PC

When it comes to building a gaming PC, there are literally hundreds of options and tons of new tech. It’s easy to get overwhelmed. Which processor should I pick? Which graphics card will work? What PCs will perform best for things like racing or virtual reality? Well, we’re here to take the guesswork out of your journey to build a gaming PC. At Best Buy, we’re got the best gaming PCs, and we can walk you through every single step in the process of configuring a nearly custom PC that’s up to the task of maximizing your favorite top-rated PC games.

Picking the Right Components

The most important part of building a gaming PC is deciding which components to include to ensure you’ve got the necessary specs to support the games you want to play. So we’ll guide you through picking a processor, graphics card, RAM, and hard drive.

Other Considerations

We’ll also give you a chance to filter gaming PCs by brand, so you can see what’s available from your favorite manufacturer. Then, you can start to filter by other specs and features. Once you’ve found that perfect gaming PC, you can think about adding on accessories like gaming headsets and PC game controllers.

PC Gaming Buying Guide

If you’d like to really dig into the details and learn more about all that goes into choosing a top-flight gaming PC, check out our PC Gaming Buying Guide. There, you’ll find a breakdown of the pros and cons of laptops vs desktops, smart upgrades, and everything you could possibly want to know about accessories and peripherals like monitors, headsets, keyboards and mice. You’ll also find great advice on buying games and even how to grip your mouse.