Tech in Budget: 3 Value for Money CPU and GPU Combo for Gamers in September 2021

budget gaming has become tough due to the rising prices of PC parts but here are some CPU and GPU combo that will give you a value for money performance.

Boudhaditya Sanyal
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Budget plays a major role when it comes to PC building. The prices of PC parts in the Indian market have been fluctuating for a very long time now, and it is not a good sign for budget gamers. However, there are still some options for gamers who are looking for CPU and GPU combo in budget. These combinations might sound outdated or old, but are still capable of delivering a good gaming performance for the price.


Intel Core i3 9100F+ AMD Rx550

A lot of gamers might argue that this combination is old. However, the Intel Core 9th gen CPU comes with 4 cores and 4 threads, which is capable of delivering a good gaming performance. It is important to understand that this combo is for ultra-budget gamers who want to enjoy gaming without burning a hole in their pockets. The CPU is currently available for INR 7-7.5K. The GPU, RX 550 is an old GPU but if you want to experience 1080p gaming on low settings, this is the best combo for you. The GPU can be bought for a price of INR 7-8K currently, making it one of the cheapest GPU options available in the market right now.

Intel Core i3 10100F+ Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050Ti


If you want to move past the gaming threshold and would want your PC to be capable of editing videos and streaming as well, then this combo is the one for you. The Intel Core i3 10th gen processor comes with 4 cores and 8 threads that will give you enhanced performance in games. The availability of more threads will allow you to edit videos and stream your gameplay online. The CPU paired with the GPU is capable of running games at 1080p on low to medium settings. If your budget allows, and you want a little more out of your PC than just gaming, this is the combo for you.

Ryzen 5 3500+ Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650

This combo is for gamers who want a great 1080p gaming performance on their PC. The Ryzen 5 3500 is a hexa-core processor with 6 threads. This will give you a good performance in gaming, streaming and editing. This is the best complete all-around combo that will deliver a value for money performance. The 4 GB VRAM on the GTX 1650 will manage to churn out good FPS in games, giving you a smooth and immersive gaming experience.