Gaming Laptop Buying Guide

With their powerful components, colorful designs and premium prices, gaming laptops are a different beast than typical mainstream notebooks. And they need to be if you want to play demanding games like The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Grand Theft Auto V and enjoy smooth gameplay on high frame rates. They’re also a different beast when it comes to design, offering chassis with more aggressive lines and multicolor keyboards.

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Laptop buying guide

Laptop Buying guide

Compact enough to carry with you, yet versatile enough to run demanding applications, a laptop is the best tool for doing serious work or play at home and on the road. While standalone tablets and smartphones are always popular, most people realize that everything from typing a research paper to crunching video to gaming works better on a laptop. So what type of laptop should you get?There’s a wide variety of sizes, features and prices, which makes choosing the right laptop a challenge. That’s why you need to figure out what your needs are. To make the right call, just follow these steps.

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Desktop buying guide

Desktops no longer make up the bulk of new PC purchases, but many people still like the idea of a fixed system. Here’s some advice on finding the right system.

Who still wants a desktop PC?
Despite the recent shift to mobile computing, many PC old-schoolers, gamers, and professionals remain loyal to the desktop platform due to familiarity, performance and/or feature demands, and upgradability. For parents, businesses, and institutions, and other users, desktops also have appeal due to their immobility. It’s harder to steal a desktop, and (sorry, kids) tougher to use it on the sly.

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