This week, Borderlands developer Gearbox Software released their new competitive MOBA-style first-person-shooter, Battleborn.
To mark the occasion, we published a new build guide: Building the Best PC for Battleborn.
For those looking to join legions of tank-exploders, we now have a guide that explains everything you need to know about building a PC powerful enough for World of Tanks.
Check it out here: Building the Best PC for World of Tanks.
Building a PC for video editing is quite a bit different from building a PC for gaming. To start, it prioritizes more CPU power, less GPU power, and a greater amount of RAM. It also involves much different considerations when it comes to data storage.
To help address the specific needs of PC builders who edit videos, we just published a new guide: Building a PC for Video Editing.
RAM (short for Random Access Memory) is an essential part of every computer, because it holds all of the data your computer is currently using. Think of it as your computer’s short-term memory, whereas the hard drive is more like long-term memory.
Why is RAM important? How much RAM do you need, and how fast does it need to be? We’re going to answer those questions, and hopefully clear up some common myths about RAM along the way.
Your keyboard is the part of your computer with which you have the most contact. But despite all the time many people spend with their keyboards, very few consider the variety of choices available.
So, what options are there for your keyboard, and how do you know when you’ve found the right keyboard for you? And what are these “mechanical” keyboards you keep hearing about?
Read on to get an intro to mechanical keyboards, or just watch this video:
Minecraft is one of the most popular games on the planet, and it has introduced a new generation of gamers to PC gaming. For many, Minecraft will be the game that inspires them to build their own computer.
People often ask us for advice on building a PC for a specific game, and one of the games commonly requested is Grand Theft Auto V.
Since well before Valve launched SteamOS in late 2013, some PC gamers have been interested in replacing their living room gaming devices with a computer solution that can play PC games and pack more graphical power than a console. Valve later introduced Big Picture Mode and the concept of the Steam Machine: a small PC you use to game in your living room in place of a console.
The average PC user spends several hours a day touching a computer mouse, making it one of the most critical computer peripherals. And yet, few PC users spend much time considering mice before purchasing one that they’ll end up using for years.
Today, PC users have an enormous variety of mice to choose from, as well as numerous factors to consider before choosing the best mouse for them. Everyone’s hand is a little different, so it makes sense that different hands may prefer different mice.
This guide should serve as a primer to help find your hand the best possible mouse companion. We’ve separated the guide into four sections based on the four main criteria to consider when selecting a mouse: comfort, precision, button layout, and extra features.