Donâ€™t panic! If your motherboard fails the Power-on self-test and you recently installed new hardware, the first obvious thing to do would be to try booting without the new hardware. Boot Device LED: The above shows the ASUS P8P67 pro I currently have. I have had the Boot Device LED lit up a few times…. Continue reading
Names like Nehalem, Sandy Bridge, Ivy Bridge,H61,H67,P67,Z68 can be daunting to look and understand. This article hopes to ease the confusion. A.) The Processors: 01.) Intel First Generation Core processors (year 2008-2010): The Intel i3/i5/i7 chips released from 2008 to 2010 using the 45-nanometer manufacturing process. Almost all of these are off the market, thus… Continue reading
I was recently asked to suggest a Desktop PC configuration that would fit well in a HTPC/Entry level PC gaming role. My previous post explained why this is a bad time to be buying a laptop. If you are planning for a desktop PC, other than the doubled HDD pricing due to floods in Thailand,… Continue reading
Your next laptop is worth waiting for: If you’re thinking of buying a new laptop now, I would strongly advise to wait a bit. Unless your primary computing machine has died or you immediately need to get a laptop, there are compelling reasons to wait until at least late Q3(July, August, and September) or ideally… Continue reading
Â Price Rs 771 (Q1 2012, 16 Gb) Build Quality:Â – Rock solid HP tries to make the flash drive/pendrive break proof and possibly bulletproof by encasing it in a steel unibody with the HP v250w.
All theÂ laptops here are decentÂ performersÂ Â The following is a brand wise list. All the PCs here are based on second generation SandybridgeÂ CPUs. As buying anything lower, when ivy bridge is around the corner,Â doesn’tÂ make sense.