Six Signs you Need a New Computer

Six Signs you Need a New Computer

In today’s modern, technological world, a slow computer is often more than just an inconvenience; it can be a serious barrier to our entertainment and productivity. As humans, we learn to adapt to our conditions pretty quickly and sometimes that means we put up with old technology for way longer than we should. If you’re…

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Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down? A question that we get asked all the time here at PC Pitstop is why computers get slower over time. This can start to happen within a year after you get a new PC, but usually, it happens in just a few short months.   Since we all use our…

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Protecting Devices For Kids

Protecting Devices For Kids

As the kids head back to school lets take a look at how to stay smart online. Kids & Teens While the internet offers an exciting world of experiences for kids and teens, it is important to be mindful that they could: experience cyber-bullying be exposed to inappropriate or harmful content be at risk from contact with…

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What is 5k? :: Tech Talk for Educated Decision Making

What is 5k? :: Tech Talk for Educated Decision Making

14.7 million pixels.And the power to do beautiful things with them.     And this for Apple: http://www.apple.com/au/imac-with-retina/ And this for Dell: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/189342-dell-unveils-5k-desktop-monitor-with-almost-2x-the-pixels-of-your-puny-4k-display #02 65 841 551  ::       sales@pcpitstop.com.au  ::  www.pcpitstop.com.au/blog

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Psst! PC Pitstop is Your One Stop Computer Shop in Port Macquarie

Psst! PC Pitstop is Your One Stop Computer Shop in Port Macquarie

Our Services RETAIL Business-to-Consumer o        Repairs & Maintenance o        Tuneup/Cleanup o        At your Premises Repairs and Support o        Virus Removal o        Data Transfer or Recovery o        New Computer Setup & Transfer o        Hardware Upgrades o        Custom Built Desktop Sales o        Dedicated Gaming Systems o        Ex-Lease Laptops & Desktops o        Wide Range of Parts & Peripherals…

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Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

We wrote a user manual and service planner just for you….so come and get it! It’s packed full of how to hints and tips and details the best way for you to look after your desktop or laptop computer – at home or in your business. Everyone is loving them and we don’t want you…

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Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Do you love PC Pitstop?NSW Fair Trading’s popular I love my local business competition is back for 2014. In its work to promote a fair marketplace, Fair Trading recognises that the vast majority of local businesses do the right thing and play a critical role in the local community. That is why NSW consumers are being…

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Why Sometimes Upgrading Your Computer is the Cheaper Option

Why Sometimes Upgrading Your Computer is the Cheaper Option

This is such a great article from Smarter Business Ideas...had to share! If your computers are four or more years old they’re artefacts of earlier technology eras – and they could be costing you big time. Brought to you by Intel The computers you bought a few years ago were designed to meet the processing…

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4 Smart Steps to Avoid Computer Corrosion

Avoiding Moisture & Corrosion It is true that salt air will corrode hardware and electronics especially near the ocean/coast. Whether you prefer a laptop or a desktop your PC is affected by its environment. While overly dry conditions can cause static electricity in your computer’s components, excessively humid conditions can cause faster corrosion and internal…

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Love your Laptop :: 4 Steps to Prolonging Laptop Life

Love your Laptop :: 4 Steps to Prolonging Laptop Life

  Exercising your Laptop Battery and Charger   Your laptop battery charges whenever your computer is plugged into external power through an AC Adapter, an optional power adapter, or an optional docking device. The battery charges whether the computer is off or in use, but it charges faster when the computer is off. However, charging…

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The Best Basics in the Hastings :: PC Pitstop Computer  & iDevice Repairs

The Best Basics in the Hastings :: PC Pitstop Computer & iDevice Repairs

    Smart Device Repairs Dropped or damaged yoursmart device – iPhone, iPador Samsung Device? Most repairs same day!Get a quote >>   |   Learn More >>      Workshop Repairs We locate the issues & determine the best wayto fix them. Most repairscompleted within 24 hours  Get a quote >>   |   Learn More >>      …

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PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons

PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons

PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons Stop banging your head on the desk trying to figure that pesky computer problem and ask for a Speciality Lesson from your PC Pitstop Trained Technician. These 1hr in-store, one-on-one lessons can cover many topics that may be troubling you, such as: Basic Computer Use – start-up, shut-down, navigation, etc. Internet…

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