Component Price Trends

PCPartPicker Thanks to PCPartPicker, we can easily see how PC component prices have changed over the last year and a half.  After a rough early 2018, prices have fallen quite a bit for most components.  We have yet to see … Read More

Intel CPU Shortage Into 2019

Intel Shortage According to DigiTimes, Intel is scaling down its processor shipments to DIY distributors during the 4th quarter of 2018, by up to 2 million units (25% of the initially expected 8 million deliveries).  DigiTimes also reports that motherboard … Read More

Processor Delidding Results

Delidding 5 different processors gave me the following reductions in max temperature (°C above ambient difference): Pentium G4400T – 4 i3-7100T – 5 i5-7400T – 6 i7-7700T – 6 i5-6600K – 10

HDPlex H3 Case Now Available

HDPlex’s new fanless H3 case is now available at Fully Silent PCs. 10.6×11.3×4.0 inches (LxWxH) Supports Mini ITX Motherboards and 65 W Processors Up to Four 2.5″ Solid State Drives PCIe x1 or x4 Expansion Card Support Prices start at … Read More