What's Inside?

Published 28th July 2022


With the seemingly endless number of products to choose from, building and upgrading a PC can seem like a daunting task. That’s why, right here, you’ll find all the essential info you need to build and/or upgrade your own rig. Whether you’re looking to switch out components to give yourself a performance boost ahead of the next slew of AAA games, or you’re going to simply bite the bullet and put together a whole new rig, we’ve got the lowdown on the latest high-end kit as well as budget and mid-range offerings that won’t break the bank.


If you’re completely new to the idea of building a PC, we’ve included a jargon buster to teach you all of the terms used throughout this book, and by retailers or manufacturers. If you want to know the best products on the market today, we’ve got you covered with reviews and head to heads covering components and peripherals, as well as a buyer’s guide for three different price ranges. From processors, motherboards and graphics cards (and solutions to keep them cool) to keyboards, mice, speakers and monitors, discover everything you need to put together your dream machine.

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