Complete Guide to Building your own PC

Building your own PC isn't just easy, it also helps you save money and teaches you some of the inner workings of how a PC functions. We've put together a 4-Step Guide to finding and assembling the perfect Computer for yourself:

Video Editing SEE All

Premiere Pro, Rendering, Solid State Drive (SSD)

Best Workstation PC for DaVinci Resolve Studio [2021 Guide]

UPDATED January 27, 2021 by Alex Glawion

DaVinci Resolve is a powerful video editing package in a unique market position.

Best Laptop For Video Editing [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

A short overview for those of you who just want some quick suggestions – These are our top picks for the Best Laptops for Video Editing:

Best Computer for Video Editing [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 17, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Video Editing is one of the most popular things you can do on a Computer or Workstation.

Hardware SEE All

Processor (CPU), Graphics Card (GPU), Memory (RAM), Motherboard

Guide to XMP Memory Profiles – How to set XMP Profiles in your BIOS

UPDATED June 12, 2021 by Jerry James

First-time PC builders often shy away from tinkering in the BIOS (understandably).

CPU vs. GPU Rendering – What’s the difference and which should you choose?

UPDATED May 29, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Ever wondered what the difference between CPU and GPU rendering was and which one fits your needs best?

Top 5 Low-Profile Memory (RAM) Modules & Kits that fit almost anywhere

UPDATED May 26, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Buying the right RAM (Memory) kit is a crucial step towards maximizing the performance of your system.

Benchmarks SEE All

Cinema 4D, Octane, Redshift, VRAY, NVIDIA

Insydium X-Particles Benchmark Results & CPU Performance compared

Insydium X-Particles Benchmark Results & CPU Performance compared

UPDATED May 12, 2021 by Alex Glawion

X-Particles is becoming more popular by the day and we are seeing a lot of requests from readers looking to build a PC for X-Particle Workloads.

Laptops SEE All

AMD, Intel, Animation

Best Laptops for Engineering Students (2021 Guide)

UPDATED January 19, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Being an engineering student in college can be quite an undertaking.

Best Laptops for Graphic Design

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Time is money and the importance of good equipment that doesn’t hinder your efficiency is undisputed.

ASUS PRO DUO Hands-On & Short Review

UPDATED March 27, 2020 by Jerry James

I recently got a chance to get up close and personal with one of the most unique laptops out there – the ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo UX581.

Graphic Design SEE All

Photoshop, Monitor, Memory (RAM)

Adobe Illustrator System Requirements (And PC Recommendations)

Adobe Illustrator System Requirements (And PC Recommendations)

UPDATED February 4, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Whether you’re a professional graphics designer working in Adobe Illustrator or a new talent that’s picking up the industry-standard program, it’s crucial to figure out Adobe Illustrator’s system requirements, first, to know what it’ll take to perform smoothly.

Photo Editing SEE All

Photoshop, PC/Workstation, Laptop

Best Computer for Photo Editing [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

While photo-editing software has become incredibly portable, it’s hard to deny the value of a proper workstation for professional work.

Best Laptops For Photo Editing [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 16, 2021 by Christopher Harper

Today, we’re going to teach you all you need to know to buy the best laptop for photo editing.

How Much RAM Do You Need For Photoshop

UPDATED January 28, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Knowing how much RAM (System Memory) you need for working in Photoshop can be quite tricky at times because there are so many factors to keep in mind.

Reviews SEE All

Processor (CPU), Graphics Card (GPU), Memory (RAM), Motherboard

AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Review for Content Creators – Goodbye Competition

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Jerry James

AMD released its newest range of Ryzen 5000 Series CPUs on October 8th.

AMD Radeon Pro W5500 Review & Benchmarks – An Excellent Entry to Workstation Graphics

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Jerry James

The Radeon Pro W5500 is one of the latest additions to AMD’s workstation graphics lineup.

Motion Design SEE All

After Effects, Rendering, Processor (CPU)

Best Workstation Computer For After Effects [2021 Guide]

Best Workstation Computer For After Effects [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

There are quite some factors to consider when building a new PC that is mainly targeted at After Effects use.

CAD SEE All

Rendering, Pc/Workstation, Laptop

Best Laptops for Engineering Students (2021 Guide)

UPDATED January 19, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Being an engineering student in college can be quite an undertaking.

Best PC / Workstation for Autodesk Revit [Updated Guide]

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

Revit is a powerful building information modeling (BIM) software that allows users to design buildings and their components in 3D, detail them in 2D and 3D, and access building information from the model’s database.

Best Workstation PC for ArchiCAD [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 15, 2021 by Alex Glawion

ArchiCAD is a Building information modeling (BIM) CAD package developed by Graphisoft and used by students and professionals worldwide for architectural design and engineering, as well as architectural 3D modeling.

Gaming SEE All

Processor (CPU), Graphics Card (GPU), Memory (RAM), Motherboard

Best Gaming Desks for your needs [2021 Guide]

Best Gaming Desks for your needs [2021 Guide]

UPDATED April 14, 2021 by Alex Glawion

An excellent gaming desk is crucial for both your health and your gaming performance.