Looking to buy a computer or just learn more? Check out this listing of links to all the major brands and retailers.
Makers & Retailers
- Apple Computers - Source for Macs, iPhones, iPads & iTunes music.
- Best Buy - Shop for your computers and peripherals at Best Buy's site.
- CDW - If you're looking for a large selection and great prices make sure to stop by this site.
- Computer Shopper - Computer Shopper offers easy access to hardware and software reviews, price comparisons, online stores, and even advice.
- Dell Computers - Hardware retailer since 1988.
- Discount PC - Find older model, refurbished and overstocked computer hardware and discounted prices.
- Gateway - Source for PC hardware.
- Hewlitt-Packard - Another PC hardware source.
- IBM - Beginning with 19th century punch-card technology, this computer developer has persisted through various waves of technology. Supplies hardware, software and various service solutions for personal and professional uses.
- Microsoft - Createor of Windows OS and the ubiquitous Office Suite.
- NewEgg - "Newegg is an online e-commerce company offering more than 25,000 computer hardware and software, consumer electronics and communications products in stock at competitive prices and ready to ship at lightning-speed. Whether you are a do-it-yourselfer, hard-core gamer, student, stay-at-home parent, small to medium-sized business, IT professional, reseller or anyone desiring a comprehensive digital lifestyle, you'll enjoy shopping with us."
- PC Connection - A wide range of computer parts, componentsand accessories.
- Toshiba - Retailer for Desktop Computers, Laptops, DVD players, TVs & many business office solutions.
Reviews and Buying Information
- CNet - This novice-friendly site includes product reviews from professional reviewers and actual users. Covers everything from laptop models to printers, software to cell phones.
- How to Buy a Computer - From eHow.com, " Buying a computer means investigating many features: RAM (random-access memory), processor speed, graphics capability, hard disk space and so on. Here's how to start."
- PC World - Based on the magazine of the same name, this is one of the best sites for reviews and commentary on the industry.
- Super Kids - This site is the Consumer Reports of children's software! Reviews are submitted by both parents and children.
- What Computer Should I Buy? - From About.com, "this is the most common question that people have when they visit the About PC Hardware / Reviews site is "What Computer Should I Buy?" . In order to better answer this question, this questionnaire has been put together. Through questions about budget, computer applications and usage, it will try to determine the best computer to match your needs."
- ZDNet - A great site for all the latest in shopping, downloads, and product reviews.