Why are GPUs so Expensive? The cause of the GPU shortage, and how it could end

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed the sky-high graphics cards prices that have plagued PC builders everywhere for the past few months. The situation continues to worsen, so much to the point that 1050 Tis, which retailed for $139 back in 2016, are selling like hotcakes for upwards of $290 on […]

Parts Lists (Recommended Builds)

In this section I’ve put together several parts lists that have already been double-checked for compatibility. They’re listed, more or less, in ascending order of power (meaning the higher-quality PCs will be further down). Keep in mind that the market is constantly changing, so use these as suggestions and do your own research before buying. […]


When you boot up your PC for the first time, you will need to have a boot device. The best way to do this is to buy a USB flash drive and download the Windows boot media using another computer. You can find the Windows boot media creation tool here. After creating the boot media, […]