Benchmarks: Over 350 000 CPUs/Video Cards/Hard Drives/Systems Benchmarked

Whenever one decides to start picking new hardware for a pc build, the most important deciding factor of everything in the build boils down to what CPU is chosen. Therefore it is generally a good idea to do your research with respect to what’s available to you, and trying to get the most value for your money spent.

This is where hardware benchmarks become really useful…

Updated Fourth and Fifth Tier Gaming Builds

Hello everyone, and welcome to the new year 2011. I have updated the tier four and tier five of the gaming builds sections. The greatest improvements were the additions of the new Intel Sandy Bridge processors the Intel Core i5-2500, Intel Core i5-2500K, Intel Core i7-2600, and Intel Core i7-2600K.

What to Expect in 2011: NewbComputerBuild

Whenever the end of the year is coming to a close, I always get a feeling of contempt to the year that has passed. I stand proud at what has happened, but know that no matter what the next year will be even better; makes sense doesn’t it? The computer hardware industry must be one of the most innovative and …

The Ultimate Gaming Build: It Doesn't Get Better Than This

The ultimate gaming pc build that provides hardware specifications similar to high end pre-built gaming pcs on the market. Building your own high end gaming PC can provide a more individualized computer, at a fraction of the cost, but at an equal or greater quality.

Holiday Hardware: Looking For Deals This Holiday?

Until December 24th, 2010: Are you looking for ideas to get your fellow hardware fanatics this holiday season, or perhaps want to indulge in the holiday deals for yourself? For the past month or so and until the holidays end, Newegg has their Holiday Sweepstakes, so I have gathered some of the best hardware promotional codes and deals from Newegg that …

Cheap RAM – G Skill 8GB (2 x 4GB) 1600 Only $99?

A quick RAM buyig tip here to anyone wanting to purchase a ton of DDR3 Ram for cheap: If you go to Newegg they have 8GB (2x4GB) G.Skill Ripjaws Series DDR3 1600 Desktop Memory for $99.99 when you enter code EMCZNZT38 at checkout with free shipping. That is a pretty good deal for 8GB of RAM if you ask me!

New Build: Basic blu-ray HTPC: ~$330

Basic blu-ray HTPC: ~$330 The Asus At3IONT-I Intel Atom 330 NVIDIA ION Mini ITX Motherboard includes 2×240 pin memory slots allowing up to a maximum of 4GB of  Dual Channel DDR3 1066/800 memory. A built in Audio chipset allowing 6 channels of sound using Realtek ALC887, and 6 x USB 2.0 real panel ports (2 onboard USB 2.0 ports), 1x HDMI …

How to Choose a Computer Case - Newb Computer Build

How to: Choose a Computer Case for Your Gaming PC Build

When building a gaming PC and have chosen all of the hardware parts you want for your build, you have to then have somewhere to assemble and put them into. In this article I discuss four steps that you should go through when making the decision as to which computer case you should purchase. Four Things to Keep in Mind …

The Release of Sandy Bridge: January 5th, 2011

The introduction of the Sandy Bridge processor will be January 5th, 2011 at the 2011 International CES (Consumer Electronics Show). It was recently stated on the anandtech website that both Gary Key (former AT Motherboard Editor, current ASUS Technical Marketing Manager), and Michael Lavacot (an Intel Consumer Field Application Engineer) will be hosting a webcast on the topic of Sandy …

Some Minor Updates to the Fourth Tier Gaming Build

I changed a few things in the Fourth Tier Gaming Build which include the addition of the SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5″ Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive allowing more hard drive space while using a quality hard drive. As well I have changed the Radeon HD 5770 for a MSI N460GTX Twin Frozr II SOC …