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Intel gaming/streaming PC guide: Best parts to build a single PC streaming setup

Streaming has seen has exponential growth over the last few years. Twitch alone has millions of active streamers with more on the rise in other platforms like YouTube, Facebook Gaming, and more. With that in mind, we've decided to put together a streaming PC guide for those who are interested in setting up their own...

Entry-level gaming PC guide: The best parts to pick for budget gaming

With the shortage of key components and the corresponding prices on the rise, building a new computer may sound like a daunting task right now. But luckily, it's relatively easy to build a basic computer for entry-level gaming even under current circumstances. In this article, we'll take you through a guide to help you build...

Budget home/office work PC build guide: These are the best parts for a $450 build

It's no secret that building your own PC is more difficult than ever due to the state of the PC component market right now. An unfortunate combination of production problems and high demand has led to a massive shortage of PC components. It's tough to get your hands on a lot of parts including graphics...

Enthusiast gaming PC guide: The best parts to pick for no-compromise gaming

There's never a dull moment in the computing space but things are looking particularly exciting now more than ever. Between the arrival of Intel's new Alder Lake CPUs, DDR5 memory sticks, and Nvidia's new GPU announcements, the PC hardware community is spoilt for choices now. If you've decided to build a new gaming PC but...

Intel Core i5-12600 vs AMD Ryzen 5 5600G: The best CPU for entry-level gaming

Intel's 12th Gen Alder Lake CPU family has new members now joining the likes of Core i5-12600K, Core i7-12700K, and the Core i9-12900K. There are 22 new SKUs including both 65W and 35W CPUs. Some of them are even bundled with Intel's new Laminar Coolers to keep the thermals in check. In this article, we'll...

Intel Pentium Gold G7400T vs AMD Athlon Gold 3150GE: The best 35W CPU

Intel finally put an end to all the leaks and speculation by revealing the entire lineup of 12th Gen Alder Lake desktop processors. The existing Alder Lake chips on the market have already made it our collection of the best CPUs, so it'll be interesting to see what the remaining chips bring to the table....

Intel Core i7-12700 vs AMD Ryzen 7 5700G: Which CPU to buy for your next build?

Intel has finally revealed the full desktop CPUs line up in the Alder Lake family. The new CPUs joining the likes of the Core i5-12600K, Core i7-12700K, and the Core i9-12900K includes a bunch of low-powered 65W and 35W chips. The list also includes the non-K versions of the original Alder Lake CPUs that launched...

Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake: Everything you need to know about Intel’s next-gen processors

Intel's 12th Gen Alder Lake chips arrived late last year, creating huge waves in the CPU space. The Alder Lake desktop lineup, lead by the flagship Core i9-12900K, ushers a new era of Intel chips with a hybrid architecture. The chips now offer a mix of high-performance Golden Cove cores (P-cores) paired with smaller high-efficiency...

These are the best ASUS PC cases you can buy in 2022

There's no shortage of cabinets on the market for a new PC build. We’ve already added some solid options to our collection of the best PC cases. It includes a bunch of reliable cases from a lot of manufacturers including Lian Li, Corsair, NZXT, and more. In this article, we’ll be taking a look at...

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X vs Intel Core i7-12700K: Battle of the high-end CPU

Intel may have had a hard time keeping up AMD's dominance in the CPU market, but things have certainly changed with the arrival of the new Alder Lake chips. All three Alder Lake chips released so far -- Core i5-12600K, Core i7-12700K, and the Core i9-12900K -- look very promising on paper. As detailed in our...

These are the best optical drives you can buy in 2022

Many modern computers and laptops have ditched the good ol' optical drives. The advent of online streaming services and the ability to download content on the go have rendered these optical drives redundant for most users. That being said, there's still a good chunk of people who carry around a library of movies and music....

These are the best Fractal Design PC cases you can buy in 2022

One of the biggest decisions you have to make while building a computer is picking the best PC case for your rig. There are plenty of PC cases to choose from different manufacturers like Corsair, NZXT, etc. We think Fractal Design is also a top pick in the community when it comes to PC cases....