Best Accessories for High End Gaming Computers

Best Accessories for High End Gaming Computers

Did your friend just get one of those high end gaming computers for Christmas that he has been raving about since Thanksgiving? Perhaps he just bought a Raptor Z55 with a Skylake Processor, or maybe he got himself the Raptor Signature Edition. It is no wonder that he is not letting anyone else in its vicinity. You are hoping you can get him to have a LAN party but are not sure he would be open to it just yet? May be you should show your appreciation for his machine with some additional gifts for him. After all, it is…

PC Gaming is Picking Up Speed

If you didn’t know any better, you might think that video game consoles were the most popular products in the industry. Yet according to data from industry researcher PwC, PC game sales are expected to reach $29 billion by the end of 2016, compared to $28 billion for gaming consoles. Part of the reason why the gap will narrow is because of the rising popularity of PC gaming in countries like China and India. Another reason is that the only way to play some of the best looking and most popular games is on a gaming PC. Gaming Consoles Lag…

What is DDR4 RAM?

What is DDR4 RAM?

One of the biggest advantages of Intel’s new 6th Gen Core Processors (aka Skylake) is the support for DDR4 RAM. DDR4 was first supported with Haswell-E processors and the enthusiast X99 chipset, but Skylake processors have brought DDR4 to the mainstream. But what is DDR4, why is it better, and why should you want it? Read on to find out. What is DDR4 RAM DDR4 stands for “double data rate fourth generation.”  It’s the faster successor to the older generations of Dynamic Access RAM known as DDR3 and DDR2 providing higher module density and lower voltage requirements than those earlier…

Best Tips for Safe Online Holiday Shopping

The holiday shopping season is here, and you’re probably very excited to nab some great deals online. But before you start shopping on your workstation PC, make sure that you have the proper security measures in place. With so many people buying stuff online, it’s a popular time for identity thieves to steal your personal information. A little bit of safeguarding goes a long way in protecting it. Let’s go over some tips for a safe online holiday shopping season. Keep Your Machines Clean: Your gaming computer should be updated with the latest security software and operating system. In fact,…

What to Look For in a Media Creation PC

What to Look For in a Media Creation PC

  A multimedia professional or a graphic designer today is looking for an extension of his or her creative self in the tools that are planned to be used. Graphic design involves the projection and manipulation of form, space and color, to present visual imagery for purposes of communicating an idea. Multimedia creation combines the use of text, sound or video to build content that describes the information to be communicated. Today’s media content is characterized by extremely high resolution imagery and fast video rendering. If you are looking for the perfect computer system to realize your vision, it is…