Earlier than updating your pc tools, it is best to search for all of the choices and ask for recommendation. Solely after this you may go and purchase new issues. It's additionally helpful to verify if you actually need an replace.

Don’t improve your previous pc as a result of it might price some huge cash. It’s cheaper to purchase a brand new pc in such instances as a result of it’s simpler to improve later.

Improve to disk:

Most individuals do not likely must improve their onerous disk except they use it to play lots of music, motion pictures and video games. 20 GB onerous drive is adequate to carry new workplace and Web functions and all recordsdata and knowledge.

A medium sized disk could be about 40 GB and the utmost could be 60 – 80 GB.

Earlier than you improve your onerous disk, it's finest to do a full disk scan, together with disk scanning, defragmentation, and so forth. When you have to be a mean person and require extra storage, you may add a further be aware to the present.


RAM or Random Entry Reminiscence is the short-term reminiscence of your pc. It shops at present in progress knowledge and should or might not be transferred to the disk that represents the PC's long-term reminiscence.

Present processors can carry out an unlimited quantity of operation per second. The onerous drive, nonetheless, is considerably slower to deal with a lot data. That is the place the high-speed RAM reminiscence is available in. RAM requires energy provide to maintain knowledge. When the machine is switched on, the info is misplaced.

Nearly all computer systems are 64 MB RAM and infrequently 128 MB. If you wish to run new applications in your pc then you have to improve to 128/256 MB RAM.

Many individuals who replace 98 to Win 2000 discover that their computer systems lock fairly often. It is because they don’t have sufficient RAM.

CPU Improve:

When you select this replace, you’ll get sooner directions, nevertheless it doesn’t enable RAM and RAM.

It is a price efficient improve and might considerably improve your pc's effectivity.


Motherboard improve just isn’t an excellent suggestion except you alter your CPU and RAM to get extra outcomes. You improve the motherboard both as a result of the present doesn’t help a sooner CPU or CPU requires one other sort of socket. It might be very costly. Take into consideration shopping for a brand new pc.


Ports are hyperlinks to your pc the place you hook up with exterior units. Older computer systems work on "parallel" ports. If you must work onerous on peripherals like digital cameras, digital cameras, CDs and scanners, you must improve to USB and Firewire ports if you don’t already use them.

Each are usually cheaper than the "parallel" and SCSI units they change. Guarantee that there aren’t any compatibility points with different units in your pc if you find yourself upgrading in your system.

Supply by Alex Fir