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Top 5 Absurdly Expensive (And Awesome) PC Accessories

Dec 10th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 5 Absurdly Expensive (And Awesome) PC Accessories

Technology has accomplished some pretty amazing things over the last few years. But unless you’ve recently won the lottery, you probably haven’t bought any of these things because they’re too insanely expensive. A 4K monitor - and we're not talking about price Apparently in the future, most monitors will feature resolutions far beyond today’s measly HD resolutions. So far, there is only

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Xbox ‘720’ Will Be Ready for Thanksgiving 2012

Dec 3rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Xbox ‘720’ Will Be Ready for Thanksgiving 2012

The Xbox 720 rumor scene is heating up in a major way. Last week, we learned some technical specifications about the Xbox 720. We also learned that it might not be called the Xbox 720 at all. Instead, Microsoft might call its newest console the ‘new Xbox’. But whatever you call it, it appears that the newest member of the Xbox family will be ready in time for Thanksgiving 2012. And we’

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How to Speed Up Your Video Card for Free

Nov 26th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Speed Up Your Video Card for Free

Every computer has a video card. Some video cards are integrated directly into the motherboard, while others (like most gaming video cards) are separate from the motherboard. If you use your computer for gaming or intense video editing applications, then you’re probably interested in learning how to speed up your video card for free. After all, who doesn’t appreciate smooth gaming framerate

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Everything You Need to Know About Xbox TV

Nov 25th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Everything You Need to Know About Xbox TV

Microsoft will release a feature called Xbox TV late in 2013. Although that may seem like a long ways away, it’s never too early to learn about a device that’s going to change the world – well at least that’s what Microsoft wants you to think. What is Xbox TV? Today, people use their Xbox for all sorts of different tasks. You can watch Netflix over your Xbox, play casual free games over

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Top 4 Myths About Buying PC Hardware

Nov 21st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 4 Myths About Buying PC Hardware

If you’re buying a new laptop or desktop PC, then you may be overwhelmed by the technical specs that you need to research. From CPUs to GPUs and everything in between, buying a new PC can be a confusing process even for the most experienced tech expert. Today, we’re going to highlight some of the myths that new PC buyers might believe. By understanding these myths today, you can save money

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Xbox 720 details revealed in second to last issue of Xbox World magazine

Nov 19th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Xbox 720 details revealed in second to last issue of Xbox World magazine

Xbox World is shutting down at the end of the year. But instead of ending with a whimper, Xbox World is going out with a bang. The final issue of Xbox World magazine – the December issue – will reveal world-exclusive details about the Xbox 720. News about the Xbox 720 has been nonexistent. So far, everything involves rumors and good old speculation. But ComputerAndvideoGames.com revealed th

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How to make your PC quieter

Nov 1st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

How to make your PC quieter

Computers generate heat, and if that heat builds up, then the hardware components inside could melt. To prevent this from happening, computers have fans that control airflow. Cool air enters the system and warm air gets pushed out. The fans on computers generate noise. Sometimes, fans are quiet and virtually unnoticeable. In other cases, turning on the computer makes it sound like a jet is taki

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How to reinstall Windows after replacing a hard drive

Oct 20th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

One of the best ways to speed up your computer’s performance is to replace an aging hard drive. Today, hard drive space has never been cheaper. Internal hard drives with multiple terabytes of storage space can be purchased for under $100, and even portable hard drives offer an affordable and convenient way to store important files. But one problem that some users encounter after replacing the

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Michael Dell slams Microsoft Surface tablet: “The impact will be limited”

Sep 28th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Michael Dell slams Microsoft Surface tablet: “The impact will be limited”

When designing the Surface tablet, Microsoft knew that releasing such a device would make its manufacturing partners mad. After all, companies like Dell, HP, Asus, and others spend millions of dollars per year on Windows licenses for their own tablets and laptops. With Microsoft entering the industry in a big way with the Surface, sales of other Windows devices will undoubtedly suffer. The late

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Don’t blame Windows when your PC stops working – blame “soft errors”

Aug 30th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Don’t blame Windows when your PC stops working – blame “soft errors”

PC errors are an inevitable part of owning a computer. However, many people fail to distinguish between PC errors and Windows errors. Windows errors are problems within the operating system – Windows – on your computer, while PC errors are general problems that can occur to any hardware or software program. A recent article by Wired.com suggests that Windows errors might soon be a thing of

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