Best pre-built PCs for playing Rainbow Six Siege 2021

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Rainbow Six Siege is a tactical first-person shooter, developed and published by Ubisoft. Its primary focus is on the multiplayer experience of pitting two teams of five against one another over a variety of competitive game modes. We've rounded up some of the best pre-built gaming PCs for Rainbow Six Siege to get in on the action immediately.

Dell Alienware Aurora R12

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Mid-tier gaming PC

Dell includes plenty of performance inside its Aurora R12 desktop PCs. We're talking 11th Gen Intel processors, starting with an Intel Core i5-11400F CPU, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER GPU, 1TB HDD, and 8GB of RAM. You can configure the PC to have up to an Intel Core i9-11900KF, NVIDIA RTX 3090, and 128GB of RAM.

Razer Blade 15 Base Edition

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Gaming laptop

It's possible to still play with your team in Rainbow Six Siege without being at your desk. All that's required is a gaming laptop, and the Razer Blade 15 is the best of the best with powerful hardware and excellent display options. This model we selected here comes with an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU, NVIDIA RTX 3070 GPU, and 16GB of RAM. But you can improve the specifications if you have more funds to spare.


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High-end gaming PC

If you don't mind spending a little more, there's always the HP OMEN 30L. It's a monster of a gaming rig with the most affordable configuration rocking an Intel Core i7-10700K CPU, NVIDIA RTX 2060 SUPER GPU, and 16GB of RAM. You can configure it up to an Intel Core i9-10900K, NVIDIA RTX 2080 Ti, and 64GB of RAM, depending on how well you want the game to run. It's one of the best gaming desktop PC choices available today and more than capable for Rainbow Six Siege.

NZXT Starter PC Series

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Build it your way

NZXT not only makes some great PC cases and cooling solutions but also pre-built gaming rigs. The company runs BLD, which allows you to pick and choose parts and receive a complete NZXT PC ready on which to play games. The prices are pretty good, which helps with saving on a neat-looking gaming rig.

If we were to choose a PC for Rainbow Six Siege

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Rainbow Six Siege is a good-looking game, but it doesn't have high system requirements. This makes it possible for you to use a gaming PC with only an Intel Core i5 or AMD Ryzen 5 CPU and an AMD RX 500 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-series GPU. It's very likely your current PC will be able to run the game, but if you need a new rig our collection here will serve you well.

If we were to choose a single PC to recommend, it would be the HP Omen 30L. It has the looks, as well as the internal components to match. It's somewhat affordable too, containing an RTX 2060 SUPER GPU and Intel Core i7 processor. It's possible to even upgrade the PC at a later date with a more capable Intel Core or AMD Ryzen CPU and NVIDIA GPU if you want to play some more demanding games.

Should you have the available budget and wish to go all out from the get-go, the HP OMEN 30L can be kitted out with vital components like the powerful Intel Core i9-10900K CPU and powerful NVIDIA RTX graphics cards. This machine will easily play R6S.

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.