Gaming Hardware Guides

Hardware guides for anything gaming related. Tutorials for game consoles, technology or anything to do with hardware will be in the list below. New guides will be added regularly.

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Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is the first hybrid gaming device, that it is both a handheld gaming device and a home gaming console. Simply inserting the Switch hardware into the docking station will instantly display the game on any HDMI TV making it one of the more unique game consoles on offer. 

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PlayStation 5

PlayStation 5 is an upcoming game console by Sony and is being released as the successor to the Playstation 4. The console is set to release in the holiday season of 2020

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Xbox Series

The Xbox series console is the successor to the Xbox One. The console comes in two variations. The Xbox Series S and The Xbox Series X

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PlayStation 5 Power Consumption

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In terms of physical size, the PlayStation 5 is one of the biggest game consoles we have seen. Its unusual shape might hide this, but the system is pretty damn big! The system also packs a punch in terms of...
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Xbox Series X Power Consumption

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The Xbox Series X, at the time of launch, is the most powerful home console on the market. Does all of this additional power come with increased consumption of power? Check out the readings below to find out the Xbox...
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PlayStation 5 Rest Mode Bug

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Rest mode was a feature that was introduced in the PS4. It allowed you to essentially power the console down but it would not shut down any apps that are running. This would allow you to boot back up and...
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How To Enable 10bit Color On The Series X

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10-bit color is something that falls under the HDR sphere of viewing. In order to take advantage of it, you will first need to have a TV that supports it and then needs to disable it from the Xbox Series...
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How To Enable 4K 120 FPS On Xbox Series X

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The latest entry to the Xbox family comes with quite a few high powered features that we did not get with the last generation consoles. With the HDMI 2.1 spec that the Xbox Series X comes with, the 40Gbps bandwidth...
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Copy Xbox One Game Saves To Series X

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If you have spent countless hours gaming on your Xbox One, you will likely have a lot of save game data that you want to make sure gets transferred over to your shiny new Xbox Series X or Series S....
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Using An Xbox One Controller With Xbox Series X

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Game controllers are rather expensive, particularly if you are someone who likes to get the pro model controllers. If you have multiple controllers for the Xbox One, one of which is the pro controller, you are likely asking yourself whether...
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LG OLED CX/C9 Best Picture Settings For Xbox Series X

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The next generation of game consoles are out in the wilderness and with it comes a new generation of video technology. HDR and 4K resolution are not new, the previous generation consoles had support for both, but this is the...
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Fix Strict NAT Type On Xbox Series X

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Having a strict NAT type can have a big impact on your ability to communicate effectively with Xbox live. The exact detail of what NAT means matters little. All you need to know is that if you have a strict...
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How To Change Date Of Birth On PSN

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PSN has been around for a while now. For many people out there, you will have set up the account back when you were a kid. Parental restrictions exist on PSN to stop younger eyes from gaining access to content...