Price Increase…

Price Increase…

Thank you for your support as we enter our 20th year of making happy clients in and around Austin! As we start our twentieth year of servicing businesses and residential clients in and around Austin, Texas we find ourselves having to increase our prices. Our last price increase was almost 6 years ago and after […]

Holiday shopping

Holiday shopping

With the holiday season coming up many people will be looking to purchase new systems. But what should you get? Do you have a budget in mind? Do you need top of the line parts? Apple, Pre-built OEM, or Custom built? All of these are just SOME of the factors to consider when purchasing a […]

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring… Frankenstein Computers has a 24/7/365 Network Monitoring Service. For a minimal cost we will will be able to monitor your entire network including: Inventory the network Discover and record all systems, servers, printers and devices on the network. Gather all technical data about each device. Track all software on each device to […]

Threadripper 1920 Is It Worth It Now?

Threadripper 1920 Is It Worth It Now?

AMD shook up the CPU market in 2017 with their release of their Ryzen CPUs for consumers. Well they also decided to break into the High-End Desktop market by releasing their version of Intel’s i9 processors that went for high core count and decent performance. At launch the TR 1920 was a whopping $800, which […]

New RAM Challenger Approaching

New RAM Challenger Approaching

The DRAM market has had a lot of controversy in the past few years, from the shortages in 2017 and 2018. To the alleged price fixing in 2018. There are 3 major manufacturers of DRAM, Samsung, Hynix, and Micron. These three suppliers have basically had a stranglehold on the market. Well now we have China […]

Think you may be spending an excessive amount of time on your phone?

Think you may be spending an excessive amount of time on your phone?

Smartphones are a crucial part of our lives that help in areas such as communication, daily commute and scheduling. But how much unnecessary time is spent on other things? Google announced Android phones must come with a digital wellbeing app installed that indicates how much time an individual spends on the device and every application […]

Computer Repair Austin

Computer Repair Austin

Frankenstein Computers turns 20 this year! We can work on over 50 computers at the same time which means we can get your computer back to you even faster, especially during busy times. Now when you drop your computer off at Frankenstein Computers you can bet it will be up and on the bench with […]

Fall Clean Up for Your Computer

Fall Clean Up for Your Computer

It’s finally Fall!!!  That means it’s time to clean up your PCs and Macs.  During the course of the year, your fans inside your computers move a lot of air.  In that air is a lot of dust, lint and hair.   Regular cleaning of the fans, openings and heat sinks is a must if you […]

What To Do With IT Equipment After Employee Termination

What To Do With IT Equipment After Employee Termination

We have all seen the situation where an employee has left the company or been terminated, for whatever reason, and a decision has to be made about the computer and/or phone they were using while employed. If the equipment is still viable, it should be re-purposed for new or existing employees. The question is what […]

Computer Slow? Can it breathe?

Computer Slow? Can it breathe?

A huge part of computer repair and IT Support is dealing with “slow” systems. Now slow is not only a relative term but can be a symptom of many different causes. A simple way to fix this sometimes is to simply clean your system physically. Dust is a great insulator for heat and heat is […]