Laptop

What happens if you play 1440p on a 1080p monitor
Gaming

What happens if you play 1440p on a 1080p monitor?

When it comes to enjoying high-definition content, whether it’s playing games or watching videos, the resolution of both the content and the display device plays a crucial role. Ever [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Computer Fans Randomly Speed Up
Hardware

Computer Fans Randomly Speed Up, Why?

When your computer’s fans kick into high gear unexpectedly, it’s typically a response to internal changes. This sudden increase in fan speed can be alarming, but it’s often a [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
16GB vs 32GB RAM for Windows 11 Differences
Gaming

16GB vs 32GB RAM for Windows 11: Differences

When deciding on the right amount of RAM for a new Windows 11 computer, the choice often boils down to 16GB or 32GB. This decision is crucial as it directly impacts your computer’s [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
AH-IPS vs IPS Differences and Which is Better
Gaming

AH-IPS vs IPS: Their Differences and Which is Better

When it comes to choosing a display, whether for a computer monitor, a television, or even a smartphone, you’ll often encounter terms like IPS (In-Plane Switching) and AH-IPS (Advanced [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
GPU Artifacting Examples, How to Test, and Fixes
Hardware

GPU Artifacting Examples, How to Test, and Fixes

GPU artifacting refers to visual distortions or anomalies that appear on your screen due to issues with the graphics processing unit (GPU). These artifacts can manifest in various forms, such as [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How to Know Which RAM is Compatible With My Laptop
Hardware

Knowing Which RAM is Compatible With Your Laptop

Upgrading the RAM (Random Access Memory) in your laptop is a surefire way to boost its performance, particularly when it comes to multitasking and running memory-intensive applications. However, [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How Much RAM Can My Laptop Support
Hardware

How Much RAM Can My Laptop Actually Support?

When it comes to improving the performance of your laptop, upgrading the Random Access Memory (RAM) can be a game-changer. However, before you consider this upgrade, it’s important to know [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How to Scan QR Code Without Camera
Android

How to Scan QR Code Without Camera (PC / Phone)

QR codes have become a ubiquitous tool for accessing information quickly and efficiently. However, there are times when you may encounter a QR code on your desktop or laptop computer screen or [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Is it Safe to Overclock Monitor
Hardware

Is it Safe to Overclock Desktop or Laptop Monitor?

When looking to achieve higher refresh rates, particularly in gaming and video applications, many users consider overclocking their monitors. This practice involves pushing the refresh rate of a [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How to tell if your monitor is dying
Hardware

How to Tell If It’s Your Monitor or GPU That Is Dying

When your computer display starts acting up, it can be challenging to pinpoint whether the issue lies with your monitor or the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU). Both are integral to your [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago