When it comes to purchase a computer, it can be a costly decision if you don’t know how to choose a good one. I will give you some easy advice for purchasing a good computer with good price also.
First thing firs, when you are offered with a good computer that has cheap price by the seller, you should suspicious with the offers. Remember that money speaks. You will never find a good computer with cheap price. However you still can afford a good computer with affordable price. A refurbished or used computer is an alternative to get a good quality computer with affordable price. A refurbished product of computer is a computer that returned to the company for rechecking again and it sold out again but not as new product. Most of major computer manufacturer provide refurbished products that are available. Purchasing this product can save you money more.
However you also can get used or refurbished computer from personal usage, not from the manufacturer. The prior owner usually sells it because he does not use it again or he really needs money. However you should check the computer first. This is the checklist for you to check the personal used computer.
Inspect the physical condition. Make sure the computer has no physical damage. Observe the ports and also the inside and outside condition. Make sure the price is appropriate with the computer’s specification. Ask whether it has CD for the operating system and programs that are agreed to be installed. Remember that the computer warranty cannot be transferred to the second user.
A computer, especially personal computer is available on two choices, PC or Mac. Actually those two types of personal computer have their advantages and shortage. What the most important is how strong your computer is that you want and need to buy. There are three common usage of a computer; business, multimedia, design, and gaming. The computer performance depends on the processor, memory, VGA card, and sound card. For business usage, the computer doesn’t need high end performance. It only needs standard computer with business access such as network card and modem for internet connectivity. For multimedia usage, the computer must has better quality in mater of VGA card, sound card, memory, and processor in order to provide good quality of multimedia. Lastly, the high end performance for computer must be installed for designing and gaming. It memory, processor, and VGA card must has large capacity so that the good computer can handle design task and playing PC game.