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Welcome to Upgrading and Repairing PCs, 20th edition . Since debuting as the first book of its kind on the market in 1988, no other book on PC hardware has matched the depth and quality of the information found in this tome. This edition continues Upgrading and Repairing PCs ’ role as not only the best-selling book of its type, but also the most comprehensive and complete PC hardware reference available. This book examines PCs in depth, outlines the differences among them, and presents options for configuring each system.
Upgrading and Repairing PCs also doesn’t ignore the less glamorous PC components. Every part of your PC plays a critical role in its stability and performance. Over the course of this book, you’ll find out exactly why your motherboard’s chipset might just be the most important part of your PC and what can go wrong when you settle for a run-of-the-mill power supply that can’t get enough juice to that monster graphics card you just bought. You’ll also find in-depth coverage of technologies such as new six-core processors from Intel and AMD, processors with onboard graphics, graphics cards for the fastest 3D gaming, the latest audio cards for sound producers and audiophiles, SATA 6Gbps and USB 3.0 in the latest motherboards, advances in Blu-ray and solid state drives, and more—it’s all in here, right down to the guts-level analysis of your mouse and keyboard.