Computer Hardware

  • Glossy Displays For Notebooks
    It's hard to work on a train, plane or subway car without quickly growing envious of the glossy new notebook displays you see all over the place. A technology that graduated quickly from monochrome t....
  • Computer Systems
    A computer system includes all the hardware, software, and peripherals you need to accomplish the functions you want from your computer. The most basic, "bare bones" system comprises a CPU, monitor, ....
  • QFP Sockets
    QFP sockets, or quad flat pack sockets, are fine pitch surface mount devices that are used in a number of different consumer electronic devices. QFP sockets have four sets of leads, projecting from e....
  • Belkin 2 Port KVM Switches
    The Belkin 2-port KVM switches are some of the best selling new hardware products on the market today. Because they let computer users switch between machines without disconnecting any wires, these c....
  • Desktop Computers
    There are many factors to consider when buying a desktop computer system. Unless you have a very strong brand loyalty, perhaps the best way to proceed is to make a list of the specs you need for your....
  • Wire Wrap DIP Sockets
    DIP is a term used to describe a type of through-hole technology that helps to add function, heat resistance and speed to a number of different integrated circuits. DIP stands for dual in-line packag....
  • Free PCB Design Software
    Circuit board design is a precision task. The smallest error in the most remote sub-circuit can render your homemade computer, synthesizer or radar detector into a very complex-looking mound of usele....
  • Computer Cases
    Getting the right case is the key to putting together a great PC. Not only is the case the main design element of your computer; it also serves important functional purposes that can make your system....
  • Schematic Software
    With the advent of feature-packed computer-aided design (CAD) programs and the introduction of low-cost printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing plants, it is possible to see the development of an el....
  • Motherboard Standoffs
    Building your own computer isn't all that difficult, but it's important when doing so to remember how sensitive the equipment is that you're playing with. Things like processors, motherboards and mem....