Famous for his role as Geralt in The Witcher or Superman series in the DC series, few people know that Henry Cavill is also a passionate PC gamer. This famous Hollywood actor used to have a lot of time to plow World of Warcraft – Blizzard’s most famous MMORPG. Most recently, Henry Cavill also shared his favorite for the famous role-playing game The Witcher 3 or strategy game Total War: Warhammer 2.
Recently, taking advantage of the time to rest at home before returning to return to The Witcher season 2, Henry Cavill shared a video of him assembling his new hard PC gaming rig. Immediately after posting, this video quickly created storms on social networks like Reddit, Twiter or Facebook.
Although Henry Cavill did not publicly disclose the details of the newly purchased hard PC, some Reddit tech users were ‘keen’ to recognize the super-terrible components purchased by ‘The Witcher’ main actor in the video was posted by this actor.
Henry Cavill ordered individual PC components and assembled them into a complete set of PCs himself
Accordingly, Henry Cavill has used AMD’s most powerful CPU currently Ryzen 9 3900X to install for his PC. Priced at about $ 389.99 on Amazon, the Ryzen 9 3900X comes equipped with 12 cores / 24 threads and a boost boost of up to 4.6 Ghz, enough to run the most CPU-hungry games. Clearly, Henry Cavill is a ‘hard fan’ of the Red Team, when he is ready to ignore Intel’s i9-9900K CPU model, which is considered to be the best gaming performance CPU today.
More know, Henry Cavill also chose the mainboard form is also the most advanced today is Asus ROG X570 Crosshair VIII Hero for about $ 359 to attach to the Ryzen 9 3900X. Naturally, with such high-profile PC models, the use of water cooling for the CPU is almost mandatory. Therefore, the actor who played Superman chose NZKT’s Kraken X72 water cooling system to ‘cool’ the Ryzen 9 3900X, allowing this CPU model to run continuously at high clock speeds.
Henry Cavill’s PC set can play all the most graphics-intensive games on the PC with the highest settings
In terms of RAM capacity, some users have realized that Henry Cavill equips their machine with G.Skill’s 32GB capacity Trident Z RGB kit, with a 3866MHz bus specification and a price of 264 USD. Along with that, this actor also installed 2 970 Evo SSDs of 1 TB capacity from Samsung, providing extremely fast game loading speed using the M.2-2280 NVME interface.
Most notably, Henry Cavill chose RTX 2080 Ti – the most powerful graphics card on the market today by Nvidia, allowing the actor to enjoy playing blockbuster games on PC with devices. up graphics at the highest level. It is known that the version of RTX 2080 Ti is ‘looked at’ by Henry Cavill is ASUS ROG GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, which costs about 1279 USD. Finally, powering Henry Cavill’s PC is the Seasonic PSU model, with 750W of Platinum standard.
Interestingly, Henry Cavill did not buy a 4K gaming monitor, with a large size. Instead, he preferred the 27-inch screen model, 1440p resolution, 165 Hz screen sweep from the Asus brand.
Detailed configuration of the PC kit is thought to be by Henry Cavill
In summary, Henry Cavill’s gaming PC set costs about $ 3948.91, according to a Reddit user’s estimate of trying to build a similarly configured PC set. This is obviously a large sum of money for the majority of gamers, but still quite small for a Hollywood A-list actor like Henry Cavill, which has a fortune of about $ 15 million. Some users even commented, Henry Cavill can fully spend even more money to buy a PC equipped with HEDT segment CPUs, and multi-graphics SLI / CF system.
The video records the process of Henry manually installing his PC gaming set.