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Media praise for Building the Perfect PC

"It doesn't matter if you've never built a computer system before or if you've built PCs for your entire extended family, you need this book if you want to be confident that you're doing it right and for the right price."
-- Tim Fisher,

"[T]he authors provide a wealth of information on planning a PC system, acquiring the necessary quality components, assembling them, testing them, and doing it all within a budget."
-- Michael Kleper, The Kleper Report on Digital Publishing

"The book features large, full-color photographs, showing various points of construction for each project. In addition to construction details, in-depth discussions of component selections are also given in each section, giving the reasoning behind the ones selected and why...Authors Robert Bruce Thompson and Barbara Fritchman Thompson give you all you need to know in one neat package. Well worth the price and time to read."
-- Mark Mattson, Computer Users of Erie, Horizons

"I found the Thompsons’ book the best I’ve read when it comes to building PCs."
-- Rik Farrow, ;login:

"It does an outstanding job of teaching the reader how to build a computer. Having it on hand could be a great confidence booster for a novice."
-- Marte Brengle, Windows 7 Tutorials