Desktop computers by definition are PC�s which are intended for use from a fixed location, whether it be in the home or business environment. Coming in all shapes, sizes and specifications the Desktop PC is an ever evolving piece of computer hardware that grows in power and features with every new release. In this topic we look at the best in class desktops across a number of categories. Reviewing desktops which are the fastest, cheapest, most reliable and performance savvy. For all your desktop computing needs, be it personal, social or in business, this topic should have the answers you need.
The number of different video formats is staggering. Building an economical home theater PC is the best way for you to inexpensively combine the capability of all of these formats in one platform. Take one older PC that’s gathering dust, make a couple of changes, and you have your home theater PC.
Another year, another holiday, and yet more desktop computers are available for you to choose from. Whichever option you go for, remember to choose a PC or Mac that is suitable for your needs.
How much do you know about the history of computers? Do you think you know everything there is to know? Take our quiz to find out if you are a player or just a poser.
A budget PC will not be sufficient to play the most demanding games or for editing video/audio. This guide provides beginners with information on how to build a powerful computer, including reviews and general tips.
Computers are less expensive than ever before, but can still become pricey without trouble. For those on a tight budget, building a competent computer requires knowledge about the components that contribute the most to PC performance. I’ll help you obtain that knowledge.
Buying the right computer monitor depends greatly on the tower that the monitor will be connected to, and the needs of the user. A computer used only for school work will not need an HD display, while a HTPC will probably need an HDTV that doubles as a monitor.
ATX remains the most common form factor used in PC computers, so anyone building a new PC will need a power supply that is compatible. Let’s have a look at five options that are clearly superior to the rest.
Once upon a time a little company called Intel tried to promote a new motherboard form factor called BTX. It failed to become popular, but a number of motherboards based off the technology did hit the market. Did any support AMD processors? Let’s find out.
Desktops are understandably considered to be less desirable as a student PC, but they do have advantages that may be preferred by some. Let’s have a look at what a great student desktop looks like.
Upgrading the memory on your desktop or laptop computer requires more than a trip to the computer store - you need to research the motherboard and find out what RAM modules are suitable before you even think about buying.