One thing we simply won't argue is that typing on a mechanical keyboard is a superior experience than pecking away on a membrane-based plank -- there's just no contest. One of the most popular makers of mechanical key switches is Cherry MX, and together with Corsair, the two companies announced the "MX RGB Project" gaming keyboard at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
C'mon, you know you want to. Why deprive yourself? We can see it in your eyes, you want it bad! We're of course talking about wanting to build a new PC, and we wholeheartedly support that decision. To get started, consider today's top deal for a Corsair Carbide Series 500R Arctic White Mid Tower Gaming Case for $100 with free shipping (normally $140; use coupon code: [EMCWVTJ45]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). Amenities include USB 3.0, 2.5-inch drive support, and a multi-channel fan controller.
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Another year is in the books, and that means another year of digital memories (photos, videos), game sales (hello, Steam!), and more. The question is, where are you going to store it all? You could thrust your data into the cloud and hope against hackers and server outages, or pick up a burly hard drive. If you're opting for the latter, check out today's top deal for Western Digital Red 4TB IntelliPower 3.5-inch NAS Hard Drive for $175 with free shipping (normally $220; use coupon code: [EMCWVTJ22]). It's plenty capacious, has 64MB of cache, is equipped with NASware 2.0 technology, and comes backed by a 3-year warranty.
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Old school tech ballers, sing it loud with us - "You down with 802.11ac, yeah you know me! You down with 802.11ac, yeah you know me!" For those of you who are not yet down with 802.11ac, here's yet another chance to upgrade your home network at a discount. Today's top deal is for a Linksys EA6200 Dual Band AC900 Smart Wi-Fi Router for $70 with free shipping (normally $150; use coupon code [EMCWVVN47]). Not only does this router get your up to speed (literally), it also features a USB 3.0 port, built-in 4-port gigabit switch (pretty standard, though we've seen some cheap-o routers forgo gigabit speeds for cost savings), DLNA certification, and a few other tricks.
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Let's be real, backing up data is rather boring. There's nothing particularly glamorous about shuttling files from one location to another, but unless you could wake up the next morning with all your digital files missing and not skip a beat, backing up is an essential habit. It doesn't have to be complicated -- just take a look at today's top deal for a Seagate Backup Plus 4TB USB 3.0 Black Desktop Hard Drive for $140 with free shipping (normally $240; use coupon code: [EMCWVVX46]). It offers one-click backups, can automatically save photos from your social networks, and is both capacious (4TB) and fast.
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Forget about the so-called reality show on television , the real storage wars are the ones each and every participate in as we run out of space on your hard drive. Installing a new game means deleting an old one, and if you come home from vacation with a boatload of RAW image files, good lucking finding enough room on your HDD. One solution is to shuttle everything to the cloud, though we prefer to use that as a backkup and not a primary storage solution. Another solution is to buy a massive hard drive and be done with it. If that sounds like a plan, then check out today's top deal for a Western Digital Black Series 4TB Hard Drive for $240 with free shipping (normally $280; use coupon code: [EMCWVVX23]). In addition to oodles of storage, it also has a generous 64MB cache buffer and a 7200 RPM spindle speed, and is backed by a 5-year warranty.
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Back in the days of mythology, Zeus ruled the world with a mighty fist, and it didn't hurt that he could wield lightning at will. Well guess what? So can you, and without the fear electrocuting yourself! Just take advantage of today's top deal for an MSI N780 Lightning GeForce GTX 780 graphics card for $530 with free shipping (normally $550; additional $30 mail-in-rebate; Free 3 games with purchase). Strike your opponents down with a shockingly fast card and add to your games collection in one fell swoop!
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If you're reading this from a high-end PC built with speedy parts sporting fancy features, thank a gamer (heck, you probably are a gamer). The PC gaming community is partially responsible for motivating component makers to push out increasingly powerful and feature-rich products -- you don't need DDR3-3000 support to run Microsoft Office, after all. The downside to this is that manufacturers often place a premium on products designed for gamers. That's why you should check out today's top deal for an MSI Z87-GD65 Gaming Motherboard for $168 with free shipping (normally $188; additional $15 mail-in-rebate). It's marked down in price but loaded up with features like high-frequency RAM support, Killer E2200 game networking, high-end components, and the list goes on. Plus, it looks snazzy to boot.
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Popular mid-tower now comes in three color options
Corsair has added a third color option to its Carbide Air Series 540 mid-tower chassis: arctic white. The case is still available in black and steel silver colors as well, and other than the appearance, all three models boast the same features, including two side-by-side chambers, both optimized to limit obstructions and streamline airflow form the intake fans to the hottest PC components.
Remember thinking that a 56K modem was fast? The Internet has grown up since then, and so has our home networking needs. Instead of plaything LAN Frisbee with MP3 files, today we toss around gigabytes of data and stream high definition movies from room to room. The good news is you don't have to rob you children of their college funds to keep up with the times. Upgrading to 802.11ac on the cheap is as easy as taking advantage of today's top deal for a D-Link DIR-850L Wireless AC1200 Dual Band Gigabit Cloud Router for $70 with free shipping (normally $130; use coupon code: [EMCWVXP57]). This router serves speeds of up to 300Mbps on the 2.4GHz band and up to 867Mbps on the 5GHz band, has a cloud management feature, and is backwards compatible so you can still surf the net while shopping a wireless AC adapter.
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