Gaming has become a major part of people’s lives, especially during this lockdown. People have hours of leisure time where they can hunt down many demons and give killing questions a detailed chance. However, after some time of this addiction, people want to improvise their PCs, according to the latest gaming specifications. 

If you are willing to become a pro gamer and want to make a gaming career then it is necessary to build a gaming setup. Many internationally renowned gamers have a diverse and persistent setup.

People often have queries related to the additions and the must-haves of the gaming setup. You must be fully aware of the essentials of gaming setup before calling yourself a gamer.


5 Major Necessities To Build A Pro Gaming Setup

These are the major necessities for creating a gaming setup like your favourite international gamer.

Excellent internet connection

One of the major necessities for creating an ideal gaming setup is a stable internet connection. The internet connection depicts a massive role in boosting or collapsing your gaming career. Your gaming journey will be very daunting and frustrating if your internet connection messes up with you more often. So, don’t resist investing a handsome amount of money on a strong broadband connection, if you want to prove yourself within the gaming industry. 

It is always suggested to use the broadband connection having fibre optics instead of ADSL. 



A smooth and swift keyboard is the most used element of a computer by any pro gamer. If your keyboard isn’t smooth enough on the W, A, S, D or the arrow keys, it is just as useless as any junk in your house. You have to go for the keyboard having keys in proper shape. It is recommended to buy the keyboard made up of fibre. You can also go for the backlit keyboard if you work or play on low lights.

Also Check: Best Gaming keyboards under Rs 5000


The mouse is also a necessity when you consider gaming, as many games are often pointing-based. It isn’t entirely essential to use a mouse having multiple functional buttons. However, you can go with a mouse with two but stable buttons. You should consider that the mouse you’re buying is comfortable to use, as comfort is the main requirement to win.

As far as the mousepads are concerned, you should buy the mouse pad which is considerably large in size, having soft material. So, it doesn’t matter how hyper you get and move your mouse, you’ll have space to roll your mouse.


Gaming headphones with an attached microphone also play a vital role in lifting up your game. It gets quite difficult to type in your instructions to your teammate, during an intense situation of the match in multiplayer online battle arena games like League of Legends, Dota, Demigods, Monday Night Combat, Realm of Titans, etc. 

For that, headphones come handy as you can listen to the instructions or simple phrases from your teammates and guide them along by simply speaking up. The ideal choice for gaming headsets can be the Razer Opus.


Many people often raise a question if it is worth buying a gaming chair. Nowadays, we’ve seen the rise of specially made gaming chairs which you’ll find with any renowned gamer on the web. You’ll see them on their vlogs, gameplay recordings, etc. 

However, these gaming chairs can cost you a fortune. In our opinion, an ideal gaming chair can cost you almost the same money as a GPU! So, why spend this much money on a chair when it isn’t even that comfortable. You can simply buy an office chair which can provide you with more comfort in your extensive hours of gaming.  But, if you want to create a theme for your gaming setup then you should go ahead with the gaming chair.

Read more: Is it Worth Buying a Gaming Chair?

Here are all the necessary things you need to build your gaming setup to start your career as a pro gamer.

Sadaf Ahmed

Sadaf Ahmed

Sadaf Ahmed has been working as a Content Writer and SEO Blog Specialist since 2018. She has been the junior editor of The Pakistan Tribune since then. With a computer science background and being a tech blog expert, she has quite a great deal of knowledge about upcoming technologies and video games. She has almost touched every niche being 20, but for her, that's just the beginning!!