Computer Hardware

Bluetooth Printers

The very first Bluetooth printer was released in 2001. Ever since the invention of Bluetooth the wireless craze has taken off. A Bluetooth printer uses wireless radio based communication technology. This technology has provided a tremendous growth in the number of Bluetooth devices on the market today. It has been a little more than a [...]

Laptop Backpacks

A laptop backpack is designed to allow you to comfortably and conveniently carry your laptop. These are made much like traditional backpacks and allow you to balance the weight of your laptop computer on both shoulders. They are also designed to give you enough room to carry your laptop as well as any accessories or [...]

Samsung Laser Printers

Laser printers were once too expensive for the home and small office markets. As the technology improved and the prices dropped, people rushed to buy them as replacements for their inkjet printers. Another benefit of laser printers is that they have a lower cost per page compared with inkjets. A Samsung laser printer makes a [...]

Refurbished Projectors

Purchasing refurbished products instead of completely new is an excellent way to save money. It does however, take some time to learn how to correctly evaluate refurbished products. If you are planning to purchase a refurbished projector for instance, you need to know how to determine whether this will be a good product. There are [...]

Large Format Printer

There are many reasons you may need to use a large format printer. These may include producing tradeshow graphics, signs and banners, fine art, architectural drawings or any specific application that requires you to print big items. Large format printers are often referred to as wide format printers as well. They are no different from [...]

Laser Barcode Scanner

Scanners are everywhere these days it seems, and the laser barcode scanner is the most common of them all. It is also known to many people by other names, such as barcode reader or price checker. You can find one attached to nearly every cash register and airport ticket kiosk. The laser barcode scanner has [...]

Flight Simulator Pedals

There are a lot of people who have an intense fascination with flying, but they are unable to take to the skies for various reasons. Lack of money is a common problem because aircraft are expensive to operate, and it costs thousands of dollars just to get a basic license. Using a flight simulator is [...]

Video Graphics Cards

The video graphics card was initially intended as just a connection port for the monitor, but it has now become one of the most important components inside a computer. The first card was launched in 1981 as part of the hugely successful IBM PC and could only display a few lines of text in one [...]

Universal Laptop Battery

Many consumers today own laptops that offer them more convenience when working and browsing the internet. In order to ensure that you have adequate power to keep your laptop running you need to ensure that your battery is always fully charged. If you travel often then this could be a potential problem. Purchasing a universal [...]

Small Copy Machine

Anyone who needs to frequently make copies of documents will need a good copy machine that will be able to get the job done and well. Some people just need small copy machines and not the big bulky ones which are meant for use in office buildings. If you need one for your home and [...]

Classroom Projectors

Whether for a presentation or merely to assist in teaching, hundreds of thousands of teachers across the world rely on classroom projectors on a daily basis. Some opt to use their to display documents, written pieces, and example worksheets. Others, particularly those teaching at a higher level, might use their class projectors to assist students [...]

Laser Video Projector

A laser video projector is a product that takes a specific video signal and then converts that video signal to a modulated laser beam. Once the signal has been converted, the beam will project moving images. Laser video projectors currently product the highest variety of colors when compared to other display options. The very first [...]

All-in-One Computers

There’s nothing the average computer user likes less than cluttered cables, hardware errors, and the endless search for drivers that many PCs can require. It’s a symptom of the do-it-yourself PC world, and one that’s being rapidly eliminated by all-in-one computers. These PCs, despite using the same components as any other, are built inside a [...]

PCMCIA Sound Card

An increasing number of people are using their notebook computers to watch movies, play video games, and listen to music. Unfortunately, the sound quality of the speakers on most notebooks leaves a lot to be desired, and the basic audio processor lacks many of the features of the advanced sound cards. The only way to [...]

Wireless Remote Extender

There are numerous moments when people find themselves in predicaments where the range of their remote control is not enough for the job. It may be in circumstances where the device is set up in one room but the main controls are left in another. The user may have their remote control with them but [...]

Laser Cartridges

Laser toner cartridges have claimed a mainstream platform in the recent market structure by producing excellent quality prints. It is reliable to the extent that the user will not have to run out of enough ink during an important project or printing the last pages of a meeting within a critical deadline. Among all the [...]

Dye Sublimation Printer

To achieve high quality digital prints it will be necessary for you to have all of the right printing equipment. A dye sublimation printer would be exactly what you would require to get the highest quality digital photo prints possible. This type of printer offers a superior performance when compared to most other types of [...]

HDCP Monitor

Large computer monitors are more affordable than they have ever been, making it a very attractive option to upgrade right now. They make it possible to play high-definition Blu-ray movies on a computer without losing any of the detail, but many buyers are discovering to their horror that there are restrictions placed on the devices [...]

HP Docking Station

Hewlett-Packard is a company that is well known for their excellent quality and advancements in technology. They make high-quality computers, printers, various other hardware devices and more. One of the products that Hewlett-Packard manufactures is the HP docking station. An HP docking station is a fantastic accessory for your desktop or laptop that is essential [...]

HTPC Keyboard

Computer use may be done for entertainment purposes or for financial gain. Some individuals just enjoy surfing the web, listening to music, posting on forums, playing online games, and etc. Others may use the computer for work. In both cases, it is common for people to spend a lot of time sitting at the computer [...]

WiFi USB Adapter

There is ample evidence that the popularity of portable computers is driving the decline of desktop computers. Sales of notebooks and netbooks are rising fast as falling prices make them more attractive than desktops. Instead of upgrading old computers, many owners are disposing of them and buying new portables. One of the reasons why they [...]

Label Printers

When you need to print just one address label for an envelope, it can be a real struggle to setup a desktop printer to do the job. Fortunately, you can avoid this problem by using a label printer. This tiny thermal printer is designed for the sole purpose of printing labels for letters, parcels, folders, [...]

Wireless Music Bridge

Even in today’s technological age, many computer users find that connecting various users or devices of a specific system together without needing cables and wires is frustrating. A wireless music bridge allows you to connect to a personal computer without using wires and cables. You can listen to your music without the fear of tripping [...]

Network Media Player

A network media player is a media streamer that can be used to view all different kinds of media. One will allow you to stream live music, videos from the internet or other network to your HDTV or on your laptop or computer. You can also view your photos on your HDTV with one from [...]

Wireless Projector Adapter

A wireless projector is a type of projector that will typically receive signals from its source (usually a PC or laptop) without the need to ever use cables. The main advantages of a wireless projector are that they have no cabling issues and, therefore, you are able to have a longer distance between the source [...]

Refurbished Desktops

Purchasing a computer can cost a lot of money, but if you are strapped for cash you may consider purchasing a refurbished desktop. Many of the top brand names and premier computer manufacturers actually refurbish, repackage and then resell their desktops for extremely low prices. These include manufacturers such as Acer, Dell and HP. If [...]

17 Inch Monitor

If you are planning to purchase a new replacement monitor, or a new computer system altogether, you will find that there are many monitor options available today. Most people today prefer a 17 inch monitor to other sizes for a variety of reasons. First, a 17 inch monitor offers much more viewing space than a [...]

Cellular Router

As today’s internet connections become much less fixed to one location, the value of mobile internet devices and portable routers continues to increase. One item that’s become particularly popular over the last few years is the cellular router. These devices allow users to connect to the internet using an ordinary WiFi signal in almost any [...]

All-In-One Laser Printer

Do you remember the days when you needed four separate machines in order to copy, scan, fax and print? Not only would this have obviously caused problems with desk space, it can also be considered pretty taxing on your budget. However since the inception of all-in-one laser printers you now have one multi-functional piece of [...]

Computer Cooling Fans

Computer components are known to produce a loss of waste heat and it is vital to keep them cool in order for your computer to operate safely within certain temperature limits. There are numerous methods of cooling involved which will typically improve the overall performance of the computer processor and can actually help to reduce [...]

Gaming Motherboards

As far as computer technology goes with regards to gaming, it is crucial to select the proper components that will enable high quality graphics and smooth game play. The motherboard is of course the central part of any computer that is necessary for it to function. The speed of this part will determine a number [...]

Corner Monitor Stand

A corner monitor stand could be the perfect addition to your computer setup, depending on what your own preferences are as to how everything is laid out. There are a lot of people who prefer these stands because they are small convenient pieces of furniture to put a computer monitor of almost any size on. [...]

Ricoh Copiers

It is important that you find the right copier if you are looking for a new one to put in your office or at home. Ricoh copiers have a good overall reputation for being able to produce top quality results with regards to making carbon copies of whatever you want to duplicate. Since there are [...]

PVC Card Printer

Having the ability to print PVC cards can be very beneficial. It can prove to be useful in both small and large businesses. You can use it as a method to print basic identification cards, loyalty or membership cards, and more. There are many possible uses for the PVC cards. They could be used as [...]

Low Profile Video Card

In the early days of computing, buyers were usually not concerned about the type of video card inside a computer. It was all about the power of the central processor or the size of the hard drive, or even the number of keys on the keyboard. But thanks to the growing popularity of video games, [...]

Canon Photo Printers

Canon are without doubt one of the biggest names in the global market of electrical appliances. They have a wide and varied range of photo printers with models to suit just about any budget. Canon has approximately 40 different models of photo printer and their prices start from $70. Canon Selphy Compact Photo Printer – [...]

USB Audio Interfaces

A USB audio interface is a powerful external sound card that’s almost always used for high quality music recordings. More commercial users of PCs won’t need all the features and high quality sound ability of such a professional external sound card, even hardcore gamers. Gamers are more into video quality. A USB audio interface is [...]

Arm Mount for Monitors

Monitor stands are available in many different designs and styles today that allow you to make more room on your desk by removing your computer monitor from the desktop. You can purchase an arm mount for monitors that allows you to place your monitor in a more convenient and comfortable position for viewing. Arm mounts [...]

3D Projectors

In order to view an image as three-dimensional, our eyes will view things from two slightly different perspectives and then our brains will interpret the difference. Basically 3D projection is a process of viewing two images of the same subject matter, but from slightly different perspectives. We as the viewer will see these projected onto [...]

NAS Devices

Network Attached Storage (NAS) can best be described as a file based storage service that is supplied to other devices that are connected to the same network. The main function of NAS is to provide file systems, access to files and data storage. However you should be aware that a NAS unit is not intended [...]

USB to PCMCIA Converter

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is the standard connector for most of the computer peripherals that we use. A USB cable is attached to just about every modern keyboard, mouse, printer, modem, and scanner out there. One of the most common problems that notebook users face is not having enough USB ports for their peripherals. [...]

Asus Laptops

Smartphones and tablets get a lot of media attention these days, but they are still a long way from replacing laptops and desktops. In fact, the laptop recently took over from the desktop as the most popular type of computer. It may have been just an executive toy in the past but the laptop is [...]

BTX Motherboards

The history of computing contains many examples of technology that seemed right at the time but never really caught on. The story of the BTX motherboard is one of high hopes that were quickly dashed. It was destined to become the new standard and take over from the long-running ATX motherboard but in just a [...]

DVI KVM Switch

KVM switches are needed whenever there are two or more computers that are connected and are sharing peripherals. They first began to be use these switches in the 1980s. There is much dispute over who actually invented the KVM switch. KVM is the acronym for “Keyboard, Video, Mouse.” In the beginning these switches were basic [...]

High Resolution Scanner

A scanner has become a part of modern day computing and most homes and office IT ranges will include one of these wonderful devices. It is intended to optically scan a number of objects such as handwriting, printed text, photos and will then convert them into a digital image. The most common type will be [...]

Dell Netbook

Dell netbooks are known for their sleek designs and their numerous customization options. However, the battery life and ergonomics of previous Dell netbooks leaves a lot to be desired. This was, of course, until the new Dell notebook Inspiron mini 10 was introduced into the marketplace. This newest version of their netbook takes advantage of [...]

Multimedia Keyboard

In the past, computer keyboards were simple gadgets used mostly for typing, but their size and capabilities have grown in recent years. The huge popularity of the internet and digital media has given rise to the multimedia keyboard, which is a regular keyboard combined with a media center and other special buttons. It allows applications [...]

HD Multimedia Drive

The strength of an HD multimedia drive is that it can organize and store all of your digital multimedia files, like your videos, music, and photos and then play them back on your big screen TV. No more messing around with a small computer screen. This truly gives you amazing power to store massive amounts [...]

Socket 939 Motherboards

A motherboard is the primary circuit board inside of a computer and is also known as the brains of the computer. This is where the central processing unit (CPU) is as well as the memory, drives, expansion slots and other peripheral devices are connected. The motherboard facilitates the communication between devices in the computer and [...]

iPad Accessories

With close to ten million units sold throughout the world, it’s clear that Apple’s iPad is no slouch for technology fans. The innovative device – equal parts computer and mobile tablet – has gained some high-profile supporters in the technology world, consistently besting its competitors and gaining an incredible amount of praise from both home [...]

Notebook Cooler

The computer industry is well known for its intensely competitive nature. When consumers start asking for a new product, manufacturers launch into development and production at breakneck speed. The notebook cooler is a perfect example of that competitive spirit. Shortly after media reports about notebooks overheating and causing burn marks, a wide range of models [...]

Macintosh RAM

Random Access Memory (RAM) is a key component of every computer, including every Apple Macintosh ever made. It provides a small but extremely fast space for the processor to store data, without having to constantly access the slow hard drive. It soon becomes apparent when your computer has run out of RAM because applications slow [...]

Epson Projectors

Epson is a very commonly known manufacturer of projectors as well as other electronic devices. The company produces a long line of home theater, office and classroom projectors and use LCD technology. In addition, Epson produces a number of LCD panels for different companies that are considered the competition. They provide LCD panels to Sanyo [...]

USB KVM Switch

A USB KVM switch can be useful for those who want to be able to connect and control multiple computers with just a single device. Although in the past a lot of these have been PS2, the more modern ones run on USB and therefore they are much faster and more efficient. You will find [...]

Refurbished Laptops

Laptops are considered by many students and business people to be essential for their study and work. In fact, laptops are so popular that they can be found in nearly every school and office building. The first laptops were so expensive that only the very rich could afford them, but sales of laptops have been [...]

External Blu-Ray Drive

The blu-ray format was created so that people can record, rewrite and playback high-definition videos. It is also capable of story a huge amount of data on a single disc. An external blu-Ray drive is a portable type of hard disk drive that you connect to your computer, laptop or notebook by a USB cable, [...]

Projector Screens

You may recall that the first time you ever saw a projector screen was in the classroom at school. However technology has come a long way since the days of the noisy and extremely annoying screens of many years ago. There is now a huge variety of projector screens in the marketplace and they can [...]

DVD-ROM Drive

A DVD-Rom drive is a backwards compatible disk drive that supports both DVD-Rom discs and older CD-ROM format discs as well, so they’re certainly versatile and you don’t lose the capability of your older CDs when you upgrade to this newer drive system. The CD-ROM formats that DVD-ROM drives support include CD-I disks and video [...]

Book Scanner

A book scanner converts physical books into digital images so that they are taken into the digital age. The reason books are scanned is so that they can be reproduced and read on digital screens and computer monitors. With the advent of the internet and digital book readers there was a tremendous need for book [...]

Socket 478 Motherboard

Those who are looking to build their own computer will definitely want to look at a socket 478 motherboard. The motherboard is arguably the most important part in any given computer and it is responsible for sending electrical signals to all of the other parts in the computer. These particular motherboards are great for putting [...]

Sony Memory Stick

Sony has come out with a new memory stick and now you can have more digital storage space than ever before. A Sony memory stick is a small portable device that you can plug into your computer and save your video and audio files as well as your written text documents if you want to. [...]

USB Touchpad Mouse

The first computer mouse was invented about 35 years ago by a man named Douglas Englebart. Since then there have been many chances and updates made to the computer mouse to the point where now there is a USB touchpad mouse available to the public. The touchpad mouse does not look at all like the [...]

Mini Projector

The mini projector is an innovative piece of equipment that is becoming more and more popular with business people these days. A mini projector has all the necessary features that are required for a power-packed business presentation during business meetings. There are some Mini projectors on the market that weigh less than 4 pounds which [...]

USB 2.0 Cable

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is the most common connector used to hook up a keyboard, mouse, or some other peripheral device to a personal computer. It is also used to recharge a variety of portable devices, such as digital cameras and MP3 players. Every desktop and laptop computer has at least one USB port [...]

Crossfire Motherboard

Crossfire can best be described as a relatively new form of technology that will allow the use of two graphic cards in a single computer system. By using two graphic cards you will find that your PCs graphics and their output will be dramatically boosted. However, in order to use crossfire, it will be necessary [...]

Ethernet Coupler

Ethernet can best be described as a standard communications protocol which is typically embedded into software and hardware devices. They are mainly intended for building a local area network (LAN). Ethernet was originally designed by Bob Metcalfe in 1973. He designed Ethernet through the combined efforts of Digital, Intel and Xerox and DIX Ethernet became [...]

PC Joysticks

The best way to describe a PC joystick is that it takes the physical movement of your hand and translates it into the mathematical language of computers. This actual translation is completely flawless and, therefore, you will not even notice this fantastic form of technology. A PC joystick can allow you to be engaged in [...]

VGA to TV Converter

A video graphics array (VGA) was originally a graphic display system that was developed by IBM for PCs. It actually refers to the display hardware that was introduced with IBM’s first line of computers back in 1987. VGA, although now obsolete, most often refers to computer graphics. However rather than viewing the graphics on your [...]

USB Sound Card

A USB sound card, which is often referred to as an audio card, can best be described as a computer expansion card. This will help to facilitate the input and output of sound/audio signals from your computer. There are many uses of USB soundcards however they are typically used for multimedia applications. Should you wish [...]

Touchscreen Netbook

There is no better computer than a netbook for mobile computing. If you are regularly travelling with a notebook or laptop you should understand how difficult it is. Even with a laptop backpack or carrying case, it just is not very compact or portable. Laptops in particular are mostly designed to be portable within a [...]

Brother MFC Printer

Brother is a Japanese company that has been in existence for just over one hundred years. The company started out making sewing machines and still makes them today, but it’s better known for its wide range of office equipment, which includes typewriters, computer printers, photocopiers, fax machines, and label printers. Brother is a respected name [...]

Slim External DVD Drive

A slim external DVD drive can be useful for many people. There are numerous situations where having a slim external drive can come in handy. For instance, most netbook owners do not have an internal DVD drive so owning a slim external DVD drive would be beneficial. It would allow netbook users to use CD [...]

Touchpad Keyboard

Remember when the computer mouse first came out? Everyone moaned and groaned over the difficulty of operating it. Many people would have much rather just stuck to using their joystick as the computer mouse was too complicated. For a lot of people, the simple double-click feature took a long time to catch on. However, it [...]

Macbook Pro

Apple’s line up of Macbook Pro computers is simply astonishing. In fact, these laptops are by far the best deal for your money in today’s laptop market. The strength of the processor within these laptops is uncanny and cannot be matched by competitors. There are also endless features that are included with the Macbook Pro [...]

PoE Switch

Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a new technology that allows networking equipment to operate without a power adapter. The electrical power is delivered through a standard Ethernet cable, without affecting the data transfer speed in any way. There is no need to replace existing cables or equipment, unless they happen to be really old and [...]

Dot Matrix Printer

A dot matrix printer is also often referred to as an impact matrix printer and has many similarities with the printing mechanisms found in typewriters. The print head will either run from side to side or up and down and then strikes a cloth ribbon soaked in ink against the paper. However, where it differs [...]

Sony VAIO Laptop

The VAIO series was introduced by the Sony brand with the acronym referring to “Video Audio Integrated Operation.” However, two years ago the acronym was changed to: Visual Audio Intelligence Organizer. Now, the Sony VAIO series has been established for a dozen years and lives by its’ name as it provides high quality video and [...]

SCSI Hard Drive

An SCSI hard drive is a type of storage drive that uses a much different system than what is likely found in your computer at home. The term SCSI actually means Small Computer System Interface. Most people pronounce the term as “Scuzzy” rather than saying the letters in the word. The main advantage to an [...]

Xerox Copiers

Whether you have one employee or twenty-five, you have to create a lot of documents for your business. Although computers and the Internet are vital to the success of your business, these technologies have not replaced the need for important information to be put on paper. In fact, for many businesses, the amount of emails [...]

3G/EVDO Router

EVDO, EV-DO, and EV (Evolution Data Optimized) are all common terms for a frequently used type of router. EVDO technology incorporates the use of a wireless data signal (via radio signals) which often provides access to broadband Internet to the user. There are various complicated descriptive of how the EVDO router functions. Some of the [...]

Metallic Inkjet Ink

The existence of metallic inkjet ink is a myth that has been around for many years. Plenty of people on the internet claim that they have used it or know where to buy it, but actually finding a cartridge is practically impossible. Even if one were to be found, it’s highly unlikely that a typical [...]

Illuminated Keyboard

For many computer users, there will come a time when they need to so some typing in a place that has poor lighting. It may even be during a blackout when they are trying to save files before the backup power runs out. Without proper lighting, typing is a difficult task which takes longer and [...]

Dual Monitor Stand

Most people spend a significant portion of their day on a computer. Whether they work for someone else or run their own company, more of the work that is done across the globe involves email and the Internet. As a result of the amount of time people spend on their computer, it makes sense that [...]

AGP Video Cards

AGP video cards have become a dying brand of product, but they are still used in some computers. Ever since the advent of PCI express cards, AGP video cards (and drivers) have been in a sharp decline. PCI-e ports outclass AGP ports in just about every way, and that inevitable conclusion has driven consumers and [...]

USB Extension Cable

If you are looking for an easy way to extend the reach of your USB devices and USB chargers then you will need a USB extension cable. By using one of these extension cables you will be able to position many of your devices such as USB Web Cam, USB scanner, USB printer, exactly where [...]

Socket 939 Motherboard

The history of the motherboard is filled with various socket designs. Some were short-lived and quickly forgotten, while others lasted for years and became well known to computer enthusiasts. One of the more famous sockets to appear in recent years is Socket 939, which was used for many AMD Athlon processors released between 2004 and [...]

HP Photosmart Printer

To print good quality photos, you need a printer that has exceptional qualities. There are too many cheap color printers on the market that are not up to the task of photo printing. Hewlett-Packard (HP) have been making quality printers for as long as there have been desktop computers. In that time, they have come [...]

NAS Adapter

An NAS or network attached storage device will allow you to share, back up and store files from different computers in your home. The NAS drive will connect to your wireless home network router using an Ethernet cable and will allow different laptops and other internet-ready devices to use a Wi-Fi networking drive. It is [...]

USB Wireless Routers

Creating a small network between a number of computers is no longer an obstacle thanks to technology. A wireless router can help to transfer documents easily from one computer to several others. The information is sent as data packets, which consists of address information. This helps to indicate whether it is to be transferred to [...]

Desktop Memory

Your computer’s processor is a very important part of how well it performs but the desktop memory is almost as important. If your computer has a small amount of RAM then it will not perform up to your needs. For your computer to maintain full functionality it will require a fair amount of RAM. The [...]

Sandisk Micromate Reader

If you have ever taken family photos and videos on an outing or vacation you need to have a flash storage card to have enough memory. Most people want to transfer their photos and videos to a laptop or PC for editing. You need to have a flash memory card reader to do this. A [...]

Wireless Air Cards

If you want mobility with your laptop or live in a rural area where internet connection is not available, you can use a wireless air card instead. Wireless air cards will allow you to get online using your laptop from any location that is able to pick up a signal from a cell carrier tower. [...]

Toshiba Copiers

When it comes to purchasing a copier there are many things that you need to consider. The first thing that most people do is choose the brand name that they prefer. Toshiba copiers are very popular products and offer a host of benefits. They are available in a variety of different types, models and sizes [...]

Dual Band Router

Wireless technology has radically transformed the world of computing. While traditional cable networks remain popular, wireless networks are fast becoming the normal setup in homes and offices. Wireless connectivity is now considered by many people to be an essential feature of new routers and modems. It may add a bit extra to the price, but [...]

Iomega ScreenPlay

The Iomega ScreenPlay series features a number of high-definition multimedia hard drives such as the Iomega Screenplay Pro HD and Iomega ScreenPlay Director HD. The wide variety of drives available in this collection allows you to choose something that works perfectly for you. The multimedia hard drives can be used as external hard drives for [...]

Multifunction Laser Printer

In the early years of computing, laser printers were too expensive for many home and small business users. They had to make do with cheap inkjet printers and their expensive ink cartridges. But in recent years, the price of laser printers has fallen enough to make them attractive to this market. There is even a [...]

Gaming Mouse

A gaming mouse, as the name suggests, is an electronic mouse designed specifically for the use of playing games on your computer. They only really came about at the start of the millennium, but since then, developers have come up with thousands of different styles, some that will cost you an arm and a leg, [...]

Gigabyte Motherboards

Gigabyte is a specific brand of motherboard that is typically used for building computers. In fact you could say that the motherboard is one of the most important aspects of building a PC computer. You will find that the motherboard is typically flat, long and a green board that has numerous integrated circuits. A motherboard [...]

Firewire Card

Firewire was first introduced by Apple Computers in 1995. Unfortunately it took a fair few years for this ingenious system of technology to catch on however once it did many tech savvy people recognized the benefits. A Firewire peripheral or device can be connected to a computer with the addition of an add-in card or [...]

PS2 Network Adapter

PS2 consoles are very popular today. One reason is due to the fact that these game consoles can be connected to the internet allowing for online games to be played. In order to connect your PlayStation 2 to the internet however, you will need a PS2 network adapter among other things. In addition to the [...]

5.1 Sound Card

A 5.1 sound card is a component that will process audio files and allow you to hear them through your computer speakers. Many computer models today come standard with this component. Sound cards play voices, music files and can playback a variety of file formats such as Mp3, .wav, .cda and many others. A standard [...]

Canon Pixma Printers

The Canon Pixma Printer Series includes several models of desktop, professional, photo all-in-one and office all-in-one printers. A Canon Pixma Printer includes the best image printing features for several tasks and includes advanced technology to ensure that you always receive the most precise and sharpest photo lab quality prints. The series allows you to print [...]

Socket 775 Motherboards

The motherboard is the innermost heart of your computer. It is called the logic board by experts and makes up the complex electronic system in your computer. There are all kinds of motherboard manufactures that have various ones on the market. If you are going to upgrade your motherboard to a socket 775 motherboard you [...]

Lenovo ThinkCentre

Lenovo ThinkCentre refers to a line of desktop computers that were produced by IBM from 2003 until 2005. Today, the ThinkCentre line is produced by Lenovo. When first released in 2003, ThinkCentre computers were designed to completely replace NetVista offered by IBM. ThinkCentre computers offer power management tools that help to improve energy efficiency as [...]

Acer Netbook

For the past decade, notebook computers have been gaining in popularity and driving down sales of new desktop computers in the process. Today, there is a new type of portable computer that is threatening both markets. The netbook is basically a cut-down version of a notebook that is aimed at casual computer users. It does [...]

HP Netbook

A netbook is more powerful than a mobile phone and easier to carry than a notebook. It is an ideal computer to have on business trips, especially when you need to type something in a hurry. A netbook can also be used to browse websites but the small display and touchpad makes this a bit [...]

PC Liquid Cooling System

The cooling system is a vital part of every personal computer. The processor and other components generate a considerable amount of heat that needs to be removed. If this is not done, problems start to occur when the components become too hot. A processor can even be destroyed if it operates without a heat sink [...]

Portable Laptop Printers

Laptops have clearly made it easier for people to do whatever they want to and wherever they want to. Other popular electronic gadgets, such as cell phones and PDAs (personal digital assistants) have resulted in similar benefits. Now people can choose to be involved in various tasks at the same time – a phenomenon known [...]

Phoneline Network Adapter

A phoneline network is a type of technology or local area network that allows multiple computers in a particular household to connect to each other using existing phone lines. This enables the sharing of printers, files and internet access. Using this networking technology, up to 25 computers can be comfortably connected to each other. It [...]

Network Drive

A network drive is an external hard drive that is designed to be used on a computer network. The technical name for it is network attached storage (NAS) device, but many people just call it a file server. Unlike a portable hard drive, it is meant to be placed in one spot and not moved [...]

Crossover Cable

Anyone who works with computer networks will soon or later have to deal with the crossover cable. Initially, it can be quite confusing because it looks almost identical to a regular cable. The most common type is the Ethernet crossover cable, followed by the null-modem cable. They are mostly used to make a direct connection [...]

Netgear Wireless Router

Wireless networking has really taken off in recent years. It is rapidly growing in popularity due mostly to its flexibility and convenience. There is no need to install long lengths of Ethernet cable to every room, and computers can be moved around and still remain connected to each other and the internet. Buying a Netgear [...]

USB 2.0 CardBus Adapter

In the world of modern computing, there are thousands of different pieces of technology available inside a single computer. These take the form of many large boards, long wires and intricately connected circuitry, these, in turn help many complex processes to take place in order to control many peripheral devices. One such technical gadget is [...]

NEC Projectors

NEC projectors are now an extremely common sight in most offices. Like other projectors, they provide great aid in presentations. They are also being used by universities and schools; undoubtedly, teachers find them extremely useful during lectures and in making information clearly visible for students to understand. NEC projectors have been growing great popular ever [...]

Sheet Feed Scanner

Scanners are electronic devices, generally used with a PC, which can read an image from a paper or a book and transforms it into a format that can be stored, sent, edited or printed from the host PC. Scanners work by the principle of light reflection – the scanner illuminates an image and measures the [...]

Wireless Range Extender

In the world of information highway, the internet has become a necessity for each individual. But as the age of humanity has grown, the need for wireless access has become more desirable day by day. And because of such demands, wireless internets such as Wi-Fi have been developed. Wireless networks (WLAN) can now be seen [...]

Notebook Battery

All notebook batteries depreciate as time passes. It is just the truth and there is no escaping it. So, while once you had an extremely efficient notebook the portability of which made all the difference in satisfying your needs to the fullest, now you are quite thoroughly wired. Take mine for instance, I never even [...]

Bluetooth Virtual Keyboard

In the past decade we have witnessed the birth and development of many advanced gadgets. Come to think of it, we have been “promised” way more futuristic devices and technologies than we can see in use. Although it was not possible to come close to what we had seen in the movies, we were introduced [...]

USB Microphones

USB microphones work exactly like a conventional microphone, which allows the users to record sounds and speeches. Unlike traditional microphones, USB microphones are connected directly into the USB port of a computer, where the users can save the audio file and import them into editing tools like Pro Tools, Sony Acid or Audacity. Although USB [...]

Dual Core Processors

The processor industry is now, without doubt, being taken over by dual core processors. Intel, IBM and AMD appear to be the market leaders in this type of technology. A dual core processor is literally like having a dual processing system all inside one processor. Two processor cores are fitted onto one die. This will [...]