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How To Build A Powerful Gaming PC For $750 -- SSD And Operating System Included

Building a respectable PC gaming system with $750 is no simple endeavor. Sure, the actual assembly is comparable to snapping Legos together, but it’s researching which components play nicest together and finding the sweet spot between price and performance that can be daunting.<p><i>Update 4/22/2013:</i> …

Hardware vs. software: Playing the PC sales blame game

I'm convinced that most shoppers are not actively looking to avoid Windows 8 as a specific operating system.<p>I'm not sure whether Windows 8 is an OS for laptops with a tablet element added in, or a tablet OS with a more PC-like underpinning.

Best Motherboards for $100-$200, April 2013

A quick look at the motherboard market and there is plenty to choose from under the $200 mark from both Intel and AMD. For Intel this marks the mid …

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Maximum PC

Hard hitting concise reviews and kick ass recommendations<p>In every issue of Maximum PC we look at the latest hardware to give you the low-down on …

Crunching The Numbers: How Does A Budget $750 Gaming PC Perform?

In this special installment of <i>Crunching The Numbers</i>, I shift the critical gaze inward to analyze the performance of my personal $750 gaming PC build — before I give it away to one lucky reader.<p>As many of you know, I recently undertook a tricky challenge: Build a powerful gaming PC within the …

Best X79 Motherboards, May 2013

Our next set of motherboard recommendations sit at the feet of Sandy Bridge-E, the current de-facto platform for consumer throughput performance. If …

Choosing a Gaming CPU: Single + Multi-GPU at 1440p, April 2013

One question when building or upgrading a gaming system is of which CPU to choose - does it matter if I have a quad core from Intel, or a quad module …

Cable Management: A Conversation With Digital Storm PC's Harjit Chana

To augment my ongoing PC gaming features and reviews of small form factor gaming systems, I’m publishing a series of audio interviews with the founders and executives of boutique PC vendors around the country. We begin the journey with a profile of Digital Storm PC and a conversation with COO …