Are you looking for the best gaming PC for 1200 dollars? Building your own gaming Personal Computer is no easy task. For someone experienced in working with computers and its various parts, it may just be like a walk in the park and with a couple of tries, you may feel the same as well. But when you are a beginner or just don’t have the time to put in so much effort, your best shot is to find a custom built PC that can tailor your gaming experience just the way you like it down to the last ounce which is much better than fretting over where exactly you should begin with the whole shebang.

If you are on the quest for a gaming PC that will give you an experience like no other yet fall under that $1200 mark, then your quest has ended as we bring to your service the CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC custom built PC which is arguably the best option for under $1200 currently on the market.


We consider the purchase of a high budget build like the CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC to be a wise investment rather than just a spending. High budget PCs generally translate into up to date models that are likely to go a long time without needing upgrades or serious maintenance, all the while providing stunning performance in the form of impeccable visuals, speed, and smoothness of the overall experience.


Here are the little bits and pieces with a brief description that have been pieced together to create the best gaming PC for $1200.

Processor (CPU)

The Intel Core i5-11600KF is a real steal for the price of this PC considering its power and speed. It’s 3.9 GHz 6-Core Processor certainly leave nothing more to be desired by a CPU.

CPU Cooler

In the case that you run the processor at much higher speeds, you will need good coolers to protect your CPU from burning out from exhaustion or high temperature of the system. Even when you are not overclocking it, it is recommended that a system is employed to maintain the temperature of the system at all times.

That is why the this PC is equipped with the ever powerful Cooler Master CPU Cooler to ensure that your processor never overheats and works at optimum speed and performance.


The motherboard on the custom built PC, namely the Gigabyte B560 DS3H (AC-Y1) Motherboard, is self-sufficient and powerful with 6 SATA slots for storage upgrades and Wifi ready.


Equipped with 16GB RAM (2x8GB) which is more than enough for general gaming needs but can be upgraded to the Maximum Memory Supported of 128GB.

Storage #1 (Main Drive)

The main drive consists of a 1TB Hard Drive that is enough for all of your gaming needs and more. 

Video Card

The graphics card is where a third of the overall price is going towards. This gaming PC comes with a GeForce RTX 3060 that is ideal to provide smooth video playing and impeccable visual which will keep you riveted. At the time of this writing, graphics cards are at incredibly low supplies. The 3000 RTX series is NVIDIA’s latest graphics card available on the market today. Finding a PC with any RTX 3000 has been a challenge but we are finally seeing more options become available. 

Getting back on track, if you are able to find a gaming desktop with an RTX 3000 card installed, your PC will be able to run most video game titles on high settings with little to no lag. 


Casing certainly cannot get any more fashionable or convenient than the Cyberpower case. It looks sleek and stylish and provides you with sufficient space for cables and all essential components, including additional ones that is if you choose to put in any.

Power Supply

The Power Supply for this custom built PC is the Thermaltake SMART 600-Watt 80+ Gold ATX Power Supply. Its non-modular system keeps cables tied together making cable management much simpler.

Operating System

Windows is universally accepted to be the best Operating System. This gaming PC has the latest version of Windows, Microsoft Windows 11 Home (64-bit).


We can assure you with confidence that the CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC not disappoint you and make for an unparalleled gaming experience that will have you loving its performance for years on end. Durable, reliable, powerful, and performing, this build certainly has impressive performance as has been tested and will certainly prove to be a great investment by being all your money’s worth.

AMD is determined to set their mark in history with the release of their Ryzen CPU series. However Intel, has been the go to brand for performance for years. You can find their latest builds on the Intel Builds page.