RDNA vs Navi vs GCN

RDNA, Navi, and GCN. If you’ve searched about GPUs in the last few years, the chances of you coming across these terms are pretty high. These are different microarchitectures graphics cards are based on. To find out what each of them actually mean, we would first need to be aware … Keep Reading

Samsung 970 EVO vs 970 EVO Plus vs 970 PRO

With all other components being equal, SSD is the single biggest factor that determines your PC’s performance. Not only SSDs give you better read and write speeds, but they also have a better life expectancy, provide better OS/apps loading time, consume less power, and come with a smaller footprint compared … Keep Reading

8 Graphics Card Specifications Explained

A graphics card is the PC component responsible for rendering graphics to the display. It takes the graphical tasks away from the CPU and RAM, making them perform other tasks quickly. Most peomaple use the terms graphics card and GPU interchangeably (including us), but it’s not technically correct. GPU, or … Keep Reading

What Power Supply Do I Have

Most people care to know only about the CPU and graphics card in their computer. But having information about other components such as PSU is equally essential. For example, knowing your PSU specs can be crucial if you plan to upgrade your PC. Since the PSUs in prebuilt PCs are … Keep Reading

Single Channel vs. Dual Channel vs. Quad Channel Memory

Single channel, dual channel, and quad channel are different configurations on which RAM operates in the computer system. ATX and mATX motherboards come with four DIMM slots these days. Even the smaller mini-ITX boards feature two of them. That’s why many people put two/four memory sticks instead of just one … Keep Reading

9 CPU Specifications Explained

The CPU is called the brain of a computer for a reason. Also known as microprocessor, it is a small chip that fits into your motherboard and performs all the calculations required to run a computer. In simple words, it takes input, performs some operations based on that input, and … Keep Reading

What Motherboard Do I Have?

A motherboard is the main circuit board of a computer. You can think of it as the medium through which your PC components and peripherals interact with each other. Many things are happening in a computer: The mouse and keyboard are the devices you use for input. The CPU processes … Keep Reading

SSD vs. HDD: Which One is Better?

Once upon a time, computer hard drives were failure-prone mechanical storage devices. But if you have bought a computer in the last five-plus years, chances are your primary drive is a solid-state drive. But what are the differences between the two? Is one better than the other? There are quite … Keep Reading

NVMe vs M.2 vs SATA3: Overview and Comparison

When scanning through your motherboard’s specs, under the storage interface section, you are likely to meet two interface types, M.2 and SATA. In terms of the Serial AT Attachment interface, for the past decade we have been using SATA III but you are still liable to find older motherboards that … Keep Reading