In this first lesson in a course on building your own computer, learn about the hardware, software, peripherals, binary, and GUIs that make up a computer.
In this second lesson, learn about the pros and cons of building your own PC versus buying one pre-built, including cost, labor, warranty, and quality issues.
Now that you've decided to build your own PC, it's time to learn exactly what makes up a computer system, from CPUs and GPUs to iGPUS and PSUs.
All computers need cooling. In this fourth lesson, learn passive and active ways to cool a computer and get a how-to for installing thermal interface material.
Building your own PC is all about picking the right parts. Learn how to pick the right parts depending on your budget and what your computer will be doing.
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