Not everyone can afford a brand new laptop, and there are times when buying a used laptop is the only realistic option you have. Here are some tips for things you should check before spending your hard-earned cash on a used computer.
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A PC’s BIOS typically doesn’t need to be updated very frequently except when it’s having problems with the hardware. Here’s how you can upgrade your PC’s BIOS.
A lot of confusion can sprout up where display standards are concerned, especially ones like HDMI and DisplayPort. Here we will explain what you need to know about each display standard.
Sometimes your PC will make a series of beeping noises while stuck in a strange boot limbo. This is known as a “beep code.” Find out what is it and how to interpret them.
Connecting a PC to a TV is easy, and there are a ton of good reasons to do so. Here are some of the advantages and ways to connect a PC to a TV.
If you are hearing noises coming out of your computer, here’s a guide to help you diagnose computer noises, isolate the problem and repair it quickly and efficiently.
CPUs and GPUs are quite similar, and both can process thousands of operations per second. So what’s the difference between a CPU and GPU? Let’s check it out!
The most common way to get connected to the Internet is via Wifi, Ethernet and 3G/4G. Here we’ll explore each of the methods and their pros and cons.
You might have seen a “hardware acceleration” option when configuring your devices. Here is what you need to know about hardware acceleration.
When buying a router there are a number of factors to take into consideration. Here is what you need to know to make an informed buying decision.
Ethernet cables are a key part of everyone’s home-computing experience. Here we’ll show you the things you need to know when buying ethernet cables!
Poor audio quality on your PC could be due to the digital-to-analog converter in your system. This article explains what a DAC is and how it affects the audio quality.
While SSD is fast, in some instances you can make use of RAM drives to make the system go even faster. Find out what RAM drives are and how they work.
Did you know that other than the CPU, you can also overclock your PC monitor? This results in smoother movement on your screen, which is useful for gaming. Learn how you can overclock your monitor here.