Custom PC

Custom PC — Issue 229

Our PC building masterclass in Issue 229 gives you a grounding in all you need to know about the art of PC construction. Whether you’ve never fitted a motherboard before, you just want a few tips or it’s been a while since you last built a computer, our primer takes you through every step of the journey, from start to finish.

Learn how to route and tidy your cables properly, make sure your components are plugged into the right slots and sockets and configure your airflow correctly. Read our full guide and you’ll be able to assemble a PC just like the professionals.

Also in this issue:

  • 120mm fan group test
  • Raspberry Pi Pico W
  • 27in gaming monitor group test
  • Fit ducting to your CPU cooler
  • Stop LGA1700 CPUs bending
  • Future Intel and AMD tech analysis
  • Retro tech – Nvidia Riva TNT