Monthly Archives: October 2014


PC Case Leds

Light that thing up like a Christmas tree PC Case Leds and LED installation mod for your computer (case mod). Today you cannot avoid LED (light-emitting diode) as part of the components in your PC. Cooling fans have LED’s built in cases, motherboards, video cards and other components. The good news is that the LED’s do not consume too much electricity so will not be a drain on your power bill. The bad news is that some of these devices should have a LED kill switch in case you want to run your rig in the dark and not disturb your room mate.

The primary reason why we want to …


Huge PC Case

If portability on your gaming box is your thing then the Huge PC case is not for you. As you can imagine a case of this size if constructed with sheet metal is going to be a boat anchor.

A distinguishing feature to look for on a huge PC case is the ability for the top to come off the case very easily in addition to be equipped with top mounted I/O ports. So when you remove the top from the striker you are left with a carry handle and I/O plate with all of the ports the ports exposed. There should be no cables to worry about and no …


PC Case Manufacturers

List of computer case manufacturers:

AMAX Information Technologies

AMAX designs and engineers customized platforms for data centers, cloud, big data, high-performance parallel computing and server-to-rack level OEM appliances. It offers prototyping and a manufacturing process, including custom branding of bezels, faceplates, chassis, and custom box packaging. It has a 5-stage manufacturing process with ISO 9001 standards.

Antec

Antec, Inc. is an American-based maker of personal computer (PC) components and consumer tech products.Antec’s principal products are computer cases and power supplies. Antec also offers PC cooling products, notebook accessories, and a line of Antec Mobile Products (A.M.P.) which includes Bluetooth speakers, headphones, portable batteries, and charging hubs. Founded in 1986, the …


Cooler PC by controlling airflow

Ever feel the top of your PC and it was really warm? If so, then do not stop reading! Some of the main reasons computers crash or stop working is because the hardware inside ends up breaking.

If a computer isn’t too old, there is no reason for any hardware problems…unless you installed it yourself and made a boo-boo! This happens because your hardware becomes overheated.

Hardware becomes overheated due to poor airflow inside of your desktop PC case. It’s like a person, about to have heat stroke because it’s been sitting in heat for long periods of time…so how would you help the person?

Give him some water …


Used Desktop PC Cases and Computer Parts – Is It Risky to Buy a Used Computer?

desktop PC case photo

Photo by im4t00l

Ever considered building a unit from a desktop PC case? If you can’t afford the new computer you want, picking up some used or new computer parts to build a tower is a road many are going down these days.

It definitely is less expensive and you often can get much more computer for the money. Its not unusual to should save at least half off the price of a new computer system.

If your considering building a refurbished computer you are going to need to start with a desktop PC case obviously. A good place to start is putting down what you need out of …


How To Pick The Right PC Case For Your Computer

PC Case photo

Photo by Razor512 First impressions are the most important, and the same is applicable for your computer as well. While building your desktop computer you certainly give equal importance to the PC cases alike other components.

Vital components like CPU, RAM, Motherboard, Hard Drive, etc. will be inside the case. Due to this reason, you need to buy the PC case carefully. Check whether the buttons and lights work properly or not before buying the case. In addition, how many USB ports are there on the front? In this article we will discuss on how to pick the right PC case for your computer.

While buying the PC case, you …


Best Computer Case

Things to Consider When Choosing a Computer Case

Computer Case photoIn the past, computer cases were all very similar… Clones of the same boring, beige box. With all of the choices available today, this is no longer the ‘case’, and people can use their systems’ chassis as a means to express themselves and to set their system apart from the rest. Although appearance may be a big one, it isn’t the only factor in the selection process and the following items should be considered when shopping for a new computer case.

1. Form Factor

There are different sizes of motherboards, which in turn require different cases to house them. Case form …


Custom Pc Case

Gaming PC Cases – Ventilation, Power And Size

Custom Pc Case photo

Photo by IntelFreePress

Personal computers have grown to many people’s pride and joy. Whether it’s the ability to do whatever they like on it without fear of reduced performance, such as running complex programs or video games, or because their computer looks unique or is a demonstration of what a real gaming PC looks like.

There can be many reasons for pride, but they all usually relate to one of three things. The internal components, the software or the external components being superior. The ultimate expression of pride would be to have all three being at their best, but sometimes purchasing gaming …


Case Modding

PC Cases in Wholesale

computer case photoPC case, or in other words the outer shell of your computer, is defined as a box in which the components of computer are embedded in a synchronized manner in terms of their work and efficiency (e.g. motherboard, RAM, drive bays, cooling fans etc). If it is in standing position, then it is called a tower.

And if it is lying, then it’s a desktop. Its build consists mostly of well constructed steel, plastic or aluminum. It is basically build for protection of the components which are fixed inside. Just like a room, in which the furniture is set accordingly. Moreover there are certain designs and …


Grand Theft Auto For Computer

Grand Theft Auto IV Review – What’s New About Rockstar North GTA 4

Grand Theft Auto photo

Photo by William Hook

The video game entitled Grand Theft Auto 4 was developed by Rockstar North. The GTA IV, as it is also known by that name is an action adventure game. This is the ninth one over a total of nine series of the Grand Theft Auto games. GTA San Andreas was the one which came before GTA IV.

It is in the month of April of 2008 when the game GTA IV was released with versions of Xbox and PlayStation 3. The game was released in America and Europe in that release date. …


Computer Case Manufacturers

Gaming PC Cases – Ventilation, Power And Size

Gaming PC Cases photo

Photo by Mike Saechang

Personal computers have grown to many people’s pride and joy. Whether it’s the ability to do whatever they like on it without fear of reduced performance, such as running complex programs or video games, or because their computer looks unique or is a demonstration of what a real gaming PC looks like. There can be many reasons for pride, but they all usually relate to one of three things. The internal components, the software or the external components being superior. The ultimate expression of pride would be to have all three being at their best, but sometimes purchasing …


Computer Modding

11 Factors for Choosing a PC Enclosure System Over an Industrial Computer

11 Benefits of a PC Enclosure System

1. Keep your current systems

Installation of a PC enclosure system allows you to keep your current computer network intact. Avoid disruption, downtime and the hassle of having to dispose of equipment.

If you consider the disruption and cost implications of removing your current computer network, installing new equipment and testing it, an enclosure offers you a much more cost-effective and time efficient solution.

2. Save money

Traditionally, dedicated industrial computers are expensive in comparison to a PC enclosure system, in some instances costing up …


Custom Pc Parts

PC Enclosures – The Different Types Used For Factory Information Systems

pc enclosure photo

Photo by Doug Kline

When SAP or SCADA is being installed on a factory floor there are many things to consider and one the main overlooked solutions is how to protect the factory information system.

Now this does actually depends upon the hardware that will be used with the information system solution, some use standard computers, others use thin clients, obviously the thin client units take up a lot less room in the factory and are normally connected to a TFT screen, were the PC is normally connected to a CRT (Cathode Ray Tube) screen these are much bulkier …


Top Modders

PC Hardware Information

PC Hardware photo

Photo by DraXus

Before starting with your personal computer make sure that you have a good knowledge base of computer hardware. So if you know a lot on the subject you’ll be able to pick and choose the right pieces of hardware for the job and save yourself some money at the same time, especially if you’re comfortable going for brands you aren’t familiar with.

The most simple types of desktop hardware are you monitor/screen, keyboard and mouse. Computers need great hardware in order to work properly. Hardware aside, you’re also going to require some software, name an operating system. The basic components of computer hardware …