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  • Which RAID Array is Best for You?

    If you have ever thought about making a NAS device or a server, or have just dabbled in the world of storage you have probably heard of RAID. The full form of RAID is actually “Redundant Array of Independent (or Inexpensive) Disks”. The main purpose of this array is to…

  • AMD Zen 3 Architectural Improvements: Explained

    On October 8th, 2020 AMD announced it’s brand new Ryzen 5000 series desktop processors based on the Zen 3 architecture. This announcement was one of the most anticipated PC hardware announcements of the year. Ever since the launch of the original Zen architecture in 2017, AMD has been on a…

  • Advanced Guide to Buying an SSD: NAND types, DRAM Cache, HMB Explained

    Storage is one of the most vital components of any computer. Ever since the days of the physically gigantic 64KB drives, storage has become an increasingly important part of a computer. It is one of the most sensitive parts of a computer too since it holds all your precious data.…

  • How To Set Up Your Mesh WiFi Network

    So, you have gone out, hopped on the bandwagon, and gone ahead and purchased yourself a Mesh WiFi network. You are now here trying to figure out how to install it which is what brings you here. Well, firstly, congratulations. You made one of the smartest internet investments you could.…

  • Mesh WiFi Routers Purchasing Guide

    Mesh WiFi router networks are the latest technology when it comes to WiFi routers. Traditional WiFi routers have limitations in signal connectivity based on how close or far you are from the primary access point. To extend the reach of your WiFi connection in a classical setup, you have to…

  • Mesh WiFi Router vs. Your Traditional Router

    Every now and then we are hit with tech buzzwords that become all the talk because they are the latest and greatest in the current landscape of technology. They are the future of where we are heading with our gadgets and they are the most advanced capabilities we have achieved…

  • How To Resolve PS4 Performance And Data Corruption By Rebuilding Its Database

    If you’ve got a Sony Play Station 4 that is visibly performing slower than usual, taking longer to boot up, or taking longer to find things on its hard drive to load up (downloaded content or extensions for example), your Play Station is likely suffering from a case of scattered…

  • How To Undervolt Your CPU To Reduce Temperatures

    sThe more CPU demanding tasks you carry out on your system, the more CPU will heat up. This is especially noticeable during gaming and visually demanding tasks, such as 3D design and rendering. However, your processor (CPU) may be vulnerable to overheating anyway if the thermal paste has worn out…

  • Antivirus vs Windows defender: Which one should you use

    It’s funny but a few years ago this is not a conversation we would be having. Windows Defender or Microsoft defender as it’s now called was trash. And that’s me being respectful. The very first thing you had to do after installing the Windows OS on your computer is to…

  • How To Remap Keys And Work Around A Broken Keyboard

    If you have managed to break one of the keys on your keyboard, you can assess the damage and get the key cap replaced if that’s all the damage you managed to inflict onto your device. If you’ve damaged some of the circuitry underneath and have permanently blocked out the…

  • How to Optimize Windows 10 For Gaming and Best Performance

    Very recently, I was reading numerous guides on how you can improve your FPS in major games. In those guides, I noticed that the game themselves do not have a lot of things to work with. Instead, Windows 10 has dozens of problems and requires tons of optimization to increase…

  • How to Mount Your GPU Vertically in Any PC Case

    Vertically mounting your GPU is one of the fanciest things you can do to make your PC look aesthetically beautiful. If your graphics card features RGB lighting, or if you have gone the extra mile and installed a custom water coolant then you probably don’t want it facing downwards. Many…

  • How To Add MFA Security Through Your Raspberry Pi Terminal

    The Raspberry Pi is a popular single-board computer that has become all the craze in recent years. Due to its growing popularity and common usage across newbie coders and tech enthusiasts, it has become a target for cybercriminals to do what they like to do best: cyber theft. Just like…

  • How To Customize Your Text On Discord

    If you’re a gamer, you’re likely familiar with Discord for your gaming connections and communication. When you are on the server’s typing interface, however, sometimes you need a little more than plain text to get your message across. Those who are new to Discord may see some of the veterans…

  • How to Apply Thermal Paste the Right Way

    If you have explored the realm of PC building, there’s no doubt that you have heard whispers about the magical thermal paste. This thick form of material is also famously known as thermal interface material (TIM), thermal gel, CPU paste, heat paste, and thermal grease. Whether you call it a…

  • How To Undervolt Your GPU To Gain Performance In Games

    The gaming industry has drastically changed since the last couple of years. Every year, new games are announced that are stunning both visually, and aesthetically but require high GPU and CPU power. With that said, gaming enthusiasts are left with two options, either upgrade their current hardware or opt for…

  • How to Benchmark Games Using MSI Afterburner?

    If you have recently bought a gaming PC, or you are an old PC gamer, the chances of you experiencing in-game stuttering are pretty high. Your game either feels like it’s getting constant hiccups or it feels as smooth as butter. The difference between the two experiences is established by…

  • How To Determine If A GPU Has Been Used In Mining Or Not

    When you’re looking to buy a GPU on the market, there are a few things to consider. GPUs can be quite expensive, and this is precisely why many consider opting for used ones as opposed to brand new out of the box graphics cards. With used GPUs, you may get…

  • Canon EOS R vs Sony A7 iii

    In today’s digital world, all of us prefer to save our beautiful memories somewhere so that we can look back to them and cherish ourselves later on. This is not even difficult in today’s age when we have a wide range of exceptionally powerful cameras available out there. However, choosing…

  • Sony A6400 vs Sony A6500

    Today we are going to compare and contrast two different mirror-less cameras by Sony i.e. Sony A6400 and Sony A6500. The names of these cameras are a bit misleading i.e. you might be thinking that Sony A6500 is the latest model. However, it is opposite in this case as Sony…

  • Razer Opto-Mechanical Switches vs Cherry MX

    There is no way to deny that gone are the days when mechanical keyboards were considered luxury and the only company that were making mechanical switches was Cherry MX. Literally every other keyboard brand had Cherry MX switches in them, and the thing was that they were all pretty expensive.…

  • Razer Huntsman vs Logitech G810

    There is no denying that at the moment, two of the most prominent peripheral makers in the market happen to be Razer and Logitech. Both of them have been at the top of their game for some time and while the past was not as bright for them, their modern-day…

  • Razer Huntsman vs Corsair K70 MK II

    If you have been in the PC gaming scene for some time, it is safe to say that you are aware of the fact that both Corsair and Razer are companies known for giving each other a tough time over the past couple of years. There is no denying that…

  • Microsoft Surface Headphones vs Bose 700

    Microsoft kind of surprised us all when they announced the Surface Headphones, while it was a good surprise but the one thing that worried us all was the fact that these headphones were going to try and make a name for themselves in a market that is heavily saturated and…

  • LG 34GK950F vs Asus PG348Q

    While ultra-wide monitors are definitely a niche product, the fact that the technology is improving and getting better is something that we cannot overlook at all. Ever since these monitors have become a part of the market, we have come to realise that they are only getting better and better.…