How one can Construct the Final RGB PC

How to Build the Ultimate RGB PC

Whereas the main target of our builds has all the time been perform over kind, we acknowledge that some clients need extra flash than our flagship circumstances and delicate lighting can present. For these extra aesthetically centered consumers, a splash of RGB lighting could also be precisely what the guts desires. On this article, we’ll break down the way to construct the last word RGB PC.

What’s an RGB PC?

RGB stands for Purple Inexperienced Blue, the first colours used for digital shows and electronics. In our business, it’s used universally to consult with a PC or its elements’ multicolor lighting capabilities. When configured and synced appropriately, RGB can considerably improve the general look and enchantment of your PC construct.


What’s ARGB vs RGB?

ARGB stands for Addressable RGB, which is mainly a extra superior model of the RGB tech. Whereas normal RGB elements are extra restricted to static colours or cyclical colour cycles, ARGB may be programed to pulse, “breathe”, flash, or sync with sound, supplying you with extra choices to additional improve your construct’s visuals. ARGB elements are usually dearer, however the benefits are well worth the funding, in our opinion.

What Parts include RGB?

Other than CPUs and laborious drives, nearly each PC part can now be outfitted with some stage of RGB. Motherboards, RAM, coolers, followers, circumstances, GPUs and peripherals like mice and keyboards are all accessible with lighting choices, so add any of these to your construct as funds permits. If that’s not sufficient bling, you can too add further RGB lighting strips to reinforce the impact. One factor it would be best to be certain that of although, is that every one RGB elements are appropriate with each other. We suggest sticking to 1 sort of RGB system (Aura, iCUE, and many others) to make sure full performance.

Greatest RGB Controllers and Software program

As soon as your RGB {hardware} is finalized, you’ll must determine on an RGB controller and software program with the intention to sync up the total impact. Most mid to excessive finish motherboards include a in-built RGB controller. Discrete choices are additionally accessible and a few RGB packages even include one, however our choice is to make use of the onboard controller wherever attainable.

The Controller software program is the way you’ll sync up every system in order that your RGB capabilities in live performance fairly than at random. There are a variety of choices accessible and the precise set up process relies on the software program itself, so verify that producer documentation for help. You’ll additionally wish to make certain you’re utilizing the software program appropriate along with your RGB {hardware}, however our favorites embrace:

Asus Aura – this software program comes bundled with all Asus RGM enabled boards. It’s easy and straightforward to make use of and may be configured to manage all Asus Aura Sync appropriate gadgets.

Corsair iCUE – Used to manage all appropriate iCUE gadgets, however with comparable performance to the Aura software program.

There you could have it, a fast the way to information for including some pizzaz to your subsequent construct. What did we miss? Seeking to have us construct your subsequent RGB PC? Contact our sales team for a customized quote.

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Josh has been with Velocity Micro since 2007 in numerous Advertising, PR, and Gross sales associated roles. Because the Director of Gross sales & Advertising, he’s liable for all Direct and Retail gross sales in addition to Advertising actions. He enjoys Seinfeld reruns, the Atlanta Braves, and Beatles songs written by John, Paul, or George. Sorry, Ringo.