These days it’s getting harder to keep up with all the new technology when it comes to gaming computers and going out and buying the latest and greatest gaming PC can be very expensive. So I would seriously recommend you start thinking about building them yourself as this can save you a huge amount of cash in the long run.
A retail bought gaming PC will usually have a very high price tag this is something that the retailers cannot avoid as they have overheads. These overheads include rent on the premises, employing staff such as warehouse staff, sales people and having to pay for advertising. This can mount up to be a large increase in the price for the PC. So you can save a fair amount of money building a gaming computer yourself.
Building a gaming computer is not an incredibly hard thing to do with the birth of the Internet there now is huge amounts of information at our fingertips. Don`t let it intimidate you because believe me once you have finished your first build it will certainly not be the last, building a gaming computer will not only save you money but it is extremely fun and rewarding.
Before you start thinking about building your first gaming PC go and search the Internet for forums on the subject and have a browse around them. Join and introduce yourself, I have found that if you`re friendly and not too pushy you will get a great deal of help and information. The first time I built a gaming PC I just posted a thread on one of these forums with my budget and a few people posted some part combinations they thought were the best builds for my budget. I had a few stumbles and needed some more information and the guys on this forum were very helpful.
You learn a lot when you build your first gaming PC and it fills you with so much confidence that you will be looking to learn more about the parts that make up the PC and see if you can find ways of improving them. Upgrading your PC with more ram, better graphics card and sound card will be easier. Go out do some research and join some forum is what I recommend before deciding to build your first gaming PC, this will help a lot with your confidence and give you a better understanding of how to go about starting.
Source by David A Kay