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What do computer upgrades services include?

Upgrading your computer can mean many things. To some, an upgrade can be replacing your existing computer and assembling a new PC altogether. Sometimes, it's upgrading your overall PC or gaming set up by installing a sound system, RGB lights, or a standing desk. While to most, this means replacing outdated hardware in your computer to increase overall performance. 


Specific computer upgrades and PC services may vary among Taskers, but your computer upgrade services generally include the following:

Computer memory upgrade

Upgrading your computer memory or RAM (short for Random Access Memory) is by far the easiest, most cost-effective solution to bring your slowing PC up to speed. Your Tasker can do this with most computers by taking the old memory and replacing it with a brand new one with more RAM. 


Upgrading your PC with more RAM will give you an instant boost in performance, especially when you use resource-intensive tasks. You might need extra if you're a competitive gamer, software developer, or database developer.

Storage drive upgrades

You'll need a new hard drive for only two reasons. The first is running out of space, and the second is if you need faster performance. You can have your Tasker add a storage drive or replace your existing drive with one that has larger storage space. 

If you've uploaded and backed up all your data in a cloud and deleted unnecessary files but lack the space, then you'll need more storage. But if you need faster performance, upgrading your hard drive to one with a higher RPM or a solid-state drive can increase your computer's write speed and overall performance. 

To put it into perspective, a mechanical hard drive with a 5400RPM drive has a write speed of up to 100 megabytes per second. While a 7200PRM drive has a write speed of up to 150 megabytes per second. 

On the other hand, a regular solid-state drive has a write speed of 300 to 500 megabytes per second. There are also high-end solid-state drives with write speeds of up to 3000 to 5000 megabytes per second or even more.

Graphics card upgrades

If you're not a gamer, 3D animator, video editor, or graphic designer, you can skip this. All computers nowadays come with integrated graphics that can handle productivity tasks, office work, or streaming videos here and there.

But if you're any of the above, be prepared to shell out some serious cash for a GPU (or Graphics Processing Unit). It may be expensive, but upgrading your graphics card every few years will improve the performance and visuals for games, 3D animation, and video editing software. 

Most people get by with mid-range GPUs. But the prices of high tier graphics cards can vary exponentially from one model to another and could cost more than the rest of your computer. Your Tasker can help you find and install the best graphics card that's compatible with your current PC specifications.

Processor and motherboard upgrades

Upgrading your processor or motherboard isn't as simple as the upgrades mentioned above. These are expensive and harder to install, not to mention you'll need to check for hardware compatibility issues as well.


The new processor that you want might not fit on your motherboard, which means you would need to buy a new one. If your old components such as RAM or power supply aren't compatible, then you'd need to upgrade those, too. It's only worth upgrading your processor if it gives you significantly higher speeds, more cores, or upgrading from an older processor generation to a new one. 


If you're unsure, your Taskers can help you assess if these upgrades are necessary since the prices of motherboards and processors can cost you more than half of a new PC. If you're replacing a damaged board, you may want to try getting a circuit board repair service first since it's a way cheaper option compared to buying a new board and replacing components.

Recent Computer Upgrades tasks in Gold Coast

PC upgrade


Burleigh Waters QLD 4220, Australia

26th Apr 2023

PC running windows 7 upgrade to windows 10/11 Current build shown in attached image. - Due date: Flexible

Need to upgrade psu on my PC need a tech guy


Ashmore QLD, Australia

20th Apr 2023

Upgrading my PSU on my PC i need someone with experience in wiring hooking it all up, cable management etc. - Due date: Flexible

Windows 10 loaded on my PC, upgrade from W7.


Burleigh Waters QLD 4220, Australia

18th Apr 2023

Upgrade from windows 7 to w10 - Due date: Flexible

Home network upgrade


Miami QLD, Australia

27th Feb 2023

Upgrade home network to include black spots in home. - Due date: Flexible

Tom solved our problem to our complete satisfaction.

IMac hard drive upgrade


Coolangatta QLD 4225, Australia

13th Jan 2023

Running out of disk space, need upgrading from 3.8 GHz to 1 or 2 terabytes. iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2020) - Due date: Flexible

Apple Desktop lost memory since last upgrades HELP


Paradise Point QLD, Australia

24th Jan 2022

I have spent days on the phone to Apple trying to resolve this problem. Even gone to their engineers in the US so this is a complex issue. Desktop is 2 yrs old, lost photos, excel, time machine even iCloud which I was assured would be my saviour if something ever happened but NO. I need these issues resolved and a general tidy up & advice please. If you are not a MAC expert please don't respond. Thank you

Upgrade software on LG OLED to enable Kayo app installation


Burleigh Waters QLD 4220, Australia

15th Jan 2022

OLED smart tv needs software upgrade to at least WebOS 4 - Due date: Flexible

Data specialist for router upgrade


Currumbin QLD, Australia

24th Nov 2021

I’m looking for someone to upgrade my router to my NBN so I can access my work VPN from home.

Anton was great to work with. Very professional and did a great job. Highly recommended

I upgraded my IOS system to Monterey and can’t get back into it.


Tugun QLD 4224, Australia

2nd Nov 2021

I upgraded to IOS Monterey on my Mac Book Pro. It won’t reboot. After signing in it Gets stuck on the reboot bar. I spent 2 hours on the phone with Apple Support with no luck. I’d appreciate having some help with someone here in person. Many thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Mac Mini Upgrade


Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia

12th Nov 2020

We have a Refurbished Mac Mini (Intel Core i5 1.4 GHz / 4 GB RAM / 500 GB HDD) and want to replace the HD with a Solid-State Drive. Already have the parts.

Hard drive replaced / upgraded


Labrador QLD 4215, Australia

8th Mar 2020

I think it's the hard drive, I'll have to test it ... I just need to know w that it's going to cost me...the hard drive it's self is not expensive but how do you charge!? Imac 2011