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What Happens When You Remove Components from a Running Computer?

So, you've entertained the thought: what would happen if you started removing components from your computer while it's still running? While it might not be a common occurrence, let's explore the consequences of such actions. The CPU - Brain of the Co...

Jacob Enderson · 16 January · 158 · 1

Debunking Common Misconceptions About PCs

There's a lot of bad advice out there. Just look at the relationship forums on Reddit. But today we're going to steer you away from some common misconceptions about PCs that even you enthusiasts might have fallen for. Graphics Card Upgrade: A Waste o...

Jacob Enderson · 08 September 2023 · 45

How Much You Need a Ryzen 9 5900x RAM?

As an AI language model, I don't actually "need" a Ryzen 9 5900x processor or RAM. However, I can provide you with information about the ideal RAM specifications for optimal performance with a Ryzen 9 5900x processor.The Ryzen 9 5900x is a high-end p...

Farhat adnan Bhatti · 08 May 2023 · 63

The Role of RAM in PC Building: How Much Do You Need?

RAM or random access memory is a critical component in any PC build. It plays a crucial role in the performance of a computer and having the right amount of RAM can make a significant difference in how quickly and smoothly your computer runs. But how...

Shoaib Shaikh · 07 April 2023 · 89

Why isn't GPU RAM upgradable?

Upgrading your main system memory is a piece of cake. You buy a DDR module, you slot it in, and enjoy. But have you ever wondered why you can't do that with video RAM on your graphics card? This is a far question, especially considering how much VRA...

Alex · 09 May 2021 · 50

Build A PC For Under $600 (Early 2021)

So, you already know from the title that this article is from early 2021 and right now the market for PC components isn't in a very good way. Supply chain squeezes have made it really difficult to get your hands on both big ticket graphics cards and...

Den W. · 19 March 2021 · 415

Is Your RAM Slowing You Down?

You know, buying RAM for your computer isn't so easy. There's a lot to take into account: how much to get, what speed you want, and whether it's worth paying a few bucks more to make the inside of your computer look like it's been slathered in rainbo...

Jacob Enderson · 28 January 2021 · 76

The Magic Behind RAM

Every computer needs RAM to function. But did you know that pretty much all the RAM we use these days uses some clever tricks to run much faster than otherwise would. Even older RAM like DDR3, uses these techniques. In fact, it's right in the name,...

Alex · 27 November 2020 · 98

How Your Graphics Card Will Get To 8K

The focal point of any graphics card, once you get past the RGB lighting of course, is the GPU itself, which does all the number crunching that pushes the frames of your favorite games to your screen, but an often overlooked component is your video m...

Alex · 30 September 2020 · 313

How much RAM do you REALLY need for Macs in 2020?

Now that Apple has refreshed their 2020 iMac with absolutely killer specs and features, a lot of you guys are upgrading, so we created a Buyer’s Guide to help you figure out which model and which upgrades you should buy, but one of the biggest...

Den W. · 22 August 2020 · 4.1K

Can Memory DAMAGE Your CPU?

If you buy something, you want it to fulfill its proper function, whether that's cleaning your toilet, mowing your lawn, or giving you a dining experience, similar to what's indicated by the picture on the menu. If you've ever bought memory for your...

Alex · 12 August 2020 · 954

2020 5K iMac RAM Upgrade Guide - Save $2100 on 128GB!

If you think Apple overcharges for RAM, you’re absolutely right. They charge $3,000 to go from 32GB of RAM to 192. So in this article, I’ll show you how easy it is to replace it yourself and get 192GB of RAM for only about $700 by using our links dow...

Alex · 10 August 2020 · 154

MORE and FASTER Memory Is Coming... DDR5

Faster is better with many things in life, including today's topic, DDR5 memory. DDR5 is expected to be twice as fast as DDR4, which mainstream PCs have been using for years now. Initially, the manufacturing goal for DDR5 was to run kits at 4800MHz,...

Alex · 05 May 2020 · 55

MSI GS66 RAM Upgrade Worth It? DDR4-2933 vs DDR4-2666

The MSI GS66 gaming laptop sells with DDR4-2666 memory despite the new Intel 10th gen platform supporting DDR4-2933, so let’s find out what sort of a performance difference this actually makes in games and find out if it’s worth upgrading...

JT · 01 May 2020 · 7K · 1