Today we will easily find commercial ads that are offering us with new powerful PC with affordable price. This kind computers are a lot more expensive around 3 years ago that makes us cannot afford it that time.
So, the offer of powerful PCs whether it is a desktop computer or laptop with affordable price is very tempting for us to get our hand on those computers. But, if you bought those computers right now, do you understand about the features that you get from the computer?
Computer technology keep developed every year that make the most advance features and ability from 3 years ago become the basic standard of these days’ computers. But the aspect of computer ability that can help you to decide when buying a new computer are relatively stay the same, only the standard performance that keep increasing over the years.
So, here are some aspects that you need to think thoroughly when purchasing a new computer;
Computer’s Processors (CPUs)
You need to choose whether you want AMD or Intel processor that you want for your new computer. For common people who are not a die hard fan of computer technology, both processors might feel the same. So, the choice will be based on each person requirements and their budget.
Read Access Memory/RAM (Memory)
The RAM size will affect the whole PC speed and performance. These days basic PC for home is using DDR3 RAM with capability are ranging from 4GB to 8GB of memory.
Many people believe that the size of computer hard drive become the main factor in deciding the right PC for them. But they must understand that despite the large size of hard drive, it would mean nothing if it not supported with an adequate and run on low RPM.
PC with large hard drive will have slow speed and performance if the hard drive is working with low RPM. The standard of hard drive for home computer these days is around 500GB with 7200 RPM.
If you want bigger hard drive, it is recommended that you also get the hard drive that is running with faster RPM. Therefore, you will not sacrifice your computer speed and performance.
Optical Drives (DVD/Blu-ray)
These days DVD-RW drive has become the standard device that is replacing the CD drive, while the Blu-ray is still optional. The price for this device is also become cheaper over the year. But due to the size of this drive, optical drive might no longer needed in the future.
After all, the flash drive or thumb drive that available these days can store larger amount of data compare to the optical drive despite the size is smaller. And the size of data that can be store definitely will keep on increasing in the future.
To improve your PC graphic performance for games, videos and other graphic applications, additional graphic card is a must have. Other than for work or study, you surely want to get entertained by your computer don’t you?
You need to ask yourselves about what you need and your budget to buy the new PC. Do you have enough budgets to get more features from the computer that you choose or is it only enough to buy your basic necessity?
So, those are the basic aspect when choosing the new PC for you. Think thoroughly before you make the decision on the PC that you want to buy.