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Is a Steam Deck better than a PC? | (9 Key Highlights)

From times when we were in the awe of what a SNES, SEGA, PS was able to produce, we sure have come too far too quickly. The latest iteration into all that gaming jazz you keep hearing about is what Valve refers to as Steam Deck. So, what exactly is Steam Deck, how does it fare against other popular consoles, how is it different, and whether is it worth your time and money is something…

Can a Graphics Card be too Powerful for a Motherboard?

You know what my first PC was like. Intel Pentium 4 with 128 MB of RAM. Oh, and by the way, it was a second-hand PC that I got from a college professor. I used to play NFS 2 and IGI. Only later after increasing the RAM to 256 MB, I also started coding on it using visual basic. Ah, the good old days. If in those days you would have told me that 32GB…

Why Are Gaming Mice So Expensive? Best Budget Gaming Mice!

So, why are gaming mice so expensive? Before I answer that question, let me tell you why the question is so relevant. You see if you are keen enough to notice patterns you will see that whatever product has a gaming tag associated with it, demands a premium price. I have been talking about this for so long in so many of my previous posts. I will enlist each of them below. The thing is…

Do Quiet Mechanical Keyboards Exist? | Best Quiet Mechanical Keyboards

Somewhere on one of the forums that I continuously visit a person asked a very important question. He said, I write a lot so what is the best investment I can do to enhance my writing. I straight away answered, get a nice mechanical keyboard. I received a lot of appreciation you could say for suggesting something so simple and obvious. However, a few days back the same guy replied to me, man I got…

Are Membrane Keyboards Good for Gaming? | Top Keyboards to Buy!

In one of my previous articles, I said I think monitors are like these magical windows that open up a whole new world for you. Well, if monitors are windows, keyboards and mice are your accessories with which you create, control, and access this world. I am glad that I chose to start the article the way I did because the next context I am bringing up is gaming. The very way games are created…

Should I Get A Gaming Chair or Ergonomic Chair?

Before I go ahead and talk about gaming chairs and whether one should get a gaming chair or ergonomic chair, let me talk about the importance of having a nice comfortable chair. Because for some weird reason we seem to overlook one of the most important aspects when it comes to using computers or gadgets for that matter. Our eyes and our backs. And I don’t know whether it is greed or just plain white…


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Is Thermostat Necessary in a Car? (3 Potential Consequences!)

I don’t usually like bringing in personal experiences in posts, because I like keeping every article crisp, clear, and to the point. But I hope you will forgive me for sharing and getting a little personal in this article for the simple reason that the context screams for it. So, my first job was as Deputy Manager in a leading automobile firm that creates trucks. Now, the reason I took that job is because I…

Is Thermostat Digital or Analog? (Differences Explained!)

First, let me tell you why this question is so important and relevant. Because when talking in terms of electronics the word thermostat can mean one thing and in terms of modern gadgets, the term may mean a completely different thing. In the light of that understanding, the question can be answered in two routes. One from the context of practical electronics and the other from the context of smart gadgets. Because in technological terms…

Is Thermostat a Sensor? (6 Temperature Sensor Types Explained)

When I first started with electronics creating a temperature sensor-based monitoring system was one of my first projects. When I took the project, it was like a wake-up call. I was so confident of whatever it is that has been taught to me in the class that I will be able to create the project without any problem. But how wrong I was. Yes, I completed the project alright, but in the process, I learned…

Can You Edit Off A NAS? 5 Video Editing Server Tips!

It’s so strange and oddly mesmerizing how owning a handy-cam was an option chosen by a few just a few years ago. Camera was an exclusive accessory that you bought and used for special occasions. Fast forward to the current day, and every pocket has a camera in it. Couple that with what we call the internet and the sheer video production that the world is seeing, and all this is nothing short of phenomenal….

Top 10 Creative Uses For Old Gaming Laptops!

Today let me show you 10 different uses for old gaming laptops that I am pretty sure will help you put that old-timer to good use. I have on many occasions here on Yantraas told you what to do with old pc parts. To be honest with you, I really enjoy writing these reuse, recycle, eco-friendly type articles. It makes me feel I am contributing towards something good in a very small yet significant way….

Do Xbox Controllers Work On A PC? | Best Controllers for PC?

To the many who engage in PC vs Console wars, I have to say there is really no point fighting. No, no this isn’t me being diplomatic. You see the important thing is to be very clear with what your needs are. If you have your work-related stuff sorted out and you already have a PC at your home for general stuff, having a console does actually make a lot of sense. And similarly, if…


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Why Are Gaming Mice So Expensive? Best Budget Gaming Mice!

So, why are gaming mice so expensive? Before I answer that question, let me tell you why the question is so relevant. You see if you are keen enough to notice patterns you will see that whatever product has a gaming tag associated with it, demands a premium price. I have been talking about this for so long in so many of my previous posts….

Do Quiet Mechanical Keyboards Exist? | Best Quiet Mechanical Keyboards

Somewhere on one of the forums that I continuously visit a person asked a very important question. He said, I write a lot so what is the best investment I can do to enhance my writing. I straight away answered, get a nice mechanical keyboard. I received a lot of appreciation you could say for suggesting something so simple and obvious. However, a few days…

Can You Edit Off A NAS? 5 Video Editing Server Tips!

It’s so strange and oddly mesmerizing how owning a handy-cam was an option chosen by a few just a few years ago. Camera was an exclusive accessory that you bought and used for special occasions. Fast forward to the current day, and every pocket has a camera in it. Couple that with what we call the internet and the sheer video production that the world…

Can I Use An Old Power Supply For A New PC? Or Do I Need A New One?

So, do you need a new power supply or will an old power supply work with a new computer? I am surprised that such an important question is discussed so little. Choosing the right power supply is a very crucial part of a pc building process. What’s even more surprising is that when it comes to prioritizing pc parts, a power supply finds a back…

Top 10 Creative Uses For Old Gaming Laptops!

Today let me show you 10 different uses for old gaming laptops that I am pretty sure will help you put that old-timer to good use. I have on many occasions here on Yantraas told you what to do with old pc parts. To be honest with you, I really enjoy writing these reuse, recycle, eco-friendly type articles. It makes me feel I am contributing…

Do Xbox Controllers Work On A PC? | Best Controllers for PC?

To the many who engage in PC vs Console wars, I have to say there is really no point fighting. No, no this isn’t me being diplomatic. You see the important thing is to be very clear with what your needs are. If you have your work-related stuff sorted out and you already have a PC at your home for general stuff, having a console…

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