To Upgrade or Build Your Computer
Mathison & Dave Wehrly
What is your computer used for? Decide what you want
from your computer.
Is computer capable of upgrade?
Check the specifications of your computer.
Run Microsoft Window 7 Compatibility software.
Running slow or you are having problems with the
Add more RAM if possible. 32bit=3
GB Max, 64bit=16+ GB.
Adding more RAM would be less expensive if you have the
Upgrading you wouldn’t have the latest technologies.
Purchase a new computer from one of the retailers.
Might not get components you would want in a new
Custom made computer would be more costly with the same
Build a new computer.
Spending the time is well worth it.
What kind of features of computer would you use in a
What Operating System would want?
Numerous sites on the internet on how to build a
computer (video’s, articles)
Numerous sites on the internet that
have reviews on components and computers.
Using the internet (Amazon, Newegg,
and Tiger-Direct) to find components.
Double checking continually to make sure your
Best time of the year to order.
Checking prices for the same
Last step would be to order all equipment.