and make them powerful
Welcome to the build computers page. It's goal is to help you out and be a
resource to building your computer.
If the thought of
building your own computer freaks you out, sounding overwhelming or difficult,
don't worry. It's really like putting together a puzzle, with big square pieces;)
Why build your own
computer? Can't we get them pre-built at the stores?
Sure we can. But there's
a little issue about saving money here.
a computer with
selected parts that fit your specific needs, and you would come out a lot
cheaper than buying a regular desktop computer.
So it all comes down to
two key benefits:
It's way cheaper.
You get exactly what
you want. No unneeded parts.
The links below lead to pages with important
information about each component you need to build a computer that has the power
for use in a recording studio or any other high-demanding environment.
links are ordered in a way, from top to bottom, that is natural when you build
your own computer from scratch.
guide will be frequently updated.
Choosing your computer case which you are to build your computer in. Tips on how
to reduce noise.
motherboard. What you need to know about motherboards when you build computers.
Information about the
computer processor and how to get the right one for your needs.
I mportant things to know
about computer memory (RAM).
Type, speed etc.
(optional) External Hard Drives
External hard drives for backup and portability.
About the CD
CD-media and CD burner software
Information about the CD burner, compatible CD media and
preferred burning software.
An essential part of your computer
audio workstation. We spend a little more time talking about the sound card here
than in general computer building as this site is more about building a powerful
computer for heavy recording studio work.
Keep your desk tidy and the amount of wires down to a minimum. Some advice on
keyboards and mice here.
Build Your Own
Computer Links and Resources
A collection of great sites to visit if you want more
information about computer building.
Do you want more
information about building your own computer?
Read one or more books about it!
Click here to browse books about how to build computers.
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