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What Computer Hardware - Why Build A Pc?
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Building a fully functional personal computer may seem like a daunting and costly procedure, but one may be surprised at how simple and inexpensive it is. Computers are one of the most resourceful tools available to any human being and there are not many experiences that can compete with creating an instrument of their own. The benefits of constructing one’s own machine would be the ability to customize it to their liking, indulge in the beauty of any operating system they desire and be immersed with the fact that something so powerful and advantageous may breathe.

Simple Steps

It is not a difficult process to build a box of one’s own. There are a couple items that are needed such as a case, motherboard, processor, ram, power supply unit and hard drive. That is basically the minimum requirements to begin. Of course peripherals will be required such as mouse, keyboard and monitor. If wanting to be more unique, speakers can be added as well. It can get a little more embracive if wanting to add a graphics card or sound card into the motherboard or even adding a CD/DVD drive or upgrading that to Blu-ray player or even a Blu-ray burner. The list goes on depending on how much power the computer will have. It can all be custom parts by different manufacturers or it can be designated to one maker. It does not have to end there; it can be liquid cooling or even LED lights; it depends on how much customization that is desired.

Freedom to Choose

Most computers that are pre-built and distributed to the general public either come with Mac Operating System or in most cases, Microsoft Windows Operating System. When creating one’s own computer, this can be altered right from the get-go. There is no mandatory Operating System that someone is required to have because part of building one’s own machine is the ability to decide on what type of System Software the computer will run. There are a lot different free operating systems available now a days such as Ubuntu or Debian or Redhat. The benefit of creating one’s own personal computer is the freedom to choose.

Major Reward

Being extremely rewarding is one of the main reasons that anyone would construct their own personal computer. The ability to gloat about the computer is one thing, but being able to say that the computer was constructed from one’s own bare hands and attuned to the creator’s eyes is another. The freedom to choose what hardware and software the computer begins with, starts fresh with, is all up to the designer. Building a computer rewards the user the title of designer, builder, or whatever engineering title for computers one would want. The confidence is vast and increases the user’s knowledge for the pieces, knowing exactly where they go and a sense of reason of how it all works together.

Down to It

A fully functional personal computer with an infinite amount of information stored within the internet is the result of one’s dedication to constructing their own piece of technology. When pushing the power button on the PC and the fans start spinning, the unit starts power on self-testing and the system starts loading up the operating system.. That is when the owner will realize that all that seemingly frightening and pricey work was entirely worth-while of constructing a PC.

In the event of desiring to create a computer, there are always tutorials available if there are any questions.


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