After 2014, when the economy of our country was shocked by the crisis, and the prices of the dollar and the euro jumped straight to heaven, the concept of a budget laptop became quite vague. If until 2014 a budget laptop is a model that could be bought in the region of 500 US dollars, today nothing has changed qualitatively. Yes, for the budget laptop you need to give all the same $ 500. But in the national currency, the price of such models has increased very seriously 🙁
Optimum Ultra-Budget Notebook Model: HP 15
The development of computing power of modern laptops for several years has taken a very tangible step. Today we can seriously say that a modern budget laptop can offer significantly greater performance compared to even average models three to four years ago. Nevertheless, when buying a budget laptop, users should be aware that they make some compromises in terms of body materials, performance, display quality and many other minor nuances. In our today’s material, we have selected for you the most successful models of budget laptops, in which these compromises are the least. Continue reading
The gaming industry does not stand still. Every day we can watch all new releases of cool gaming accessories (keyboards, mice, rugs and headsets). The same goes for gaming hardware. We continue our series of publications on the best accessories and components for building the optimal gaming computer in 2017. And so, let’s see what we already have. Firstly, we decided on the entire gaming peripherals: keyboard, mouse and headset. Secondly, they told you about the best gaming monitors. We also recently told you about the best processors for a gaming PC. We move on, and next in turn we have an overview of the best video cards for PC. How to choose a video card, we already wrote in our material. You can also read our material on adaptive image synchronization technologies.
Without a good video adapter, you simply have no chance to play a good game hit. But when buying a video card for a gaming PC, be prepared for the fact that you have to pay a very, very substantial amount of money, which can easily be exceeded for a thousand US dollars. If you are not afraid of such an amount, then we will proceed to our rating of the best gaming video cards in 2017. Continue reading
Ladies and gentlemen, we continue our series of materials about assembling a gaming PC. Let’s see what we already have: a monitor, processor, video card, keyboard, mouse and headset. Well, it’s not bad at all, but we still need a lot of things to complete the assembly. Our material today may seem a little unusual to you, because we will not talk about components that clearly affect the overall performance of the system. In this article we want to tell you about computer cases.
When assembling any PC, no matter what you are going to do on it, it is very important to choose a good case. Of course, you can argue that the housing is exactly what you can save on. But we strongly recommend that you do not. Firstly, when buying expensive components, it is simply a sin to buy an ugly Chinese case, the design of which does not cause anything but a hysterical laugh. Secondly, a bad case can cause the computer to overheat. The thing is that cheap cases have poor ventilation, which leads to excessive heating of the components. Continue reading
The creation of the USB bus was a significant breakthrough in the usability of the PC. Now we can’t even imagine that to connect flash drives, printers and other devices, you need to restart the computer. Thanks to the USB bus, you can easily connect any device right on the fly.
When your USB ports suddenly stop working, a catastrophe begins. Of course, you can run to the service center with the plea to restore your PC. But we advise you to try to solve the problem with your non-working USB ports yourself. How to try to fix USB ports yourself? Here are our tips.
Tip 1. Restart your computer Continue reading
We continue our cycle about assembling a gaming PC and the next step is to choose a device for storing information. In our past materials, which were related to possible ways to accelerate desktops and laptops, we constantly told you that the easiest way to speed up your computer is to install a solid state drive. The technology of classic hard drives is already quite old and today the use of HDD as the main storage for a PC is completely unjustified.
See also: The best processors for a gaming PC
Therefore, today we will tell you about the best and fastest solid state drives that will definitely not limit the performance of your gaming PC. And so, let’s get started.
Best SSD: Samsung 960 EVO 500GB Continue reading