Build Your Own Computer Part 3: Choosing the Parts

So you’re interested in building your own computer. And you’ve already read through Part 1 (The Basics) and Part 2 (Understanding the Options).

Those posts covered these topics: Timestamp (this article is up to date as of July 2011), Am I Qualified (Yes), Reasons to Build It Yourself, List the Parts, and Understand the Parts.

So we know, generally speaking, what’s going into our computer. More than that, we know what our options are at each step and about what they’ll cost us. Now’s the time to start making decisions. Continue reading