Alaina Yee

Senior Editor

Alaina Yee is PCWorld's resident bargain hunter—when she's not covering PC building, computer components, mini-PCs, and more, she's scouring for the best tech deals. Previously her work has appeared in PC Gamer, IGN, Maximum PC, and Official Xbox Magazine. You can find her on Twitter at @morphingball.

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate tip: How to get 3 years of access to hundreds of games for dirt cheap

What’s the fastest solution for local or private game streaming? | Ask an expert

What’s the fastest solution for local or private game streaming? | Ask an expert

To have the best possible experience when streaming your games to your couch—or even remotely—you’ll need to focus on your network setup as much as your hardware.

At what price does a console become better than a gaming PC? | Ask an expert

At what price does a console become better than a gaming PC? | Ask an expert

Today's painful component shortages add an additional layer to the usual advice.

Act fast! The Xbox Series S is in stock at Costco
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Act fast! The Xbox Series S is in stock at Costco

Been struggling to get your hands on any next-gen gaming hardware? Act fast—the Xbox Series S is in stock at Costco

What do you need for a good GeForce Now experience? | Ask an expert

What do you need for a good GeForce Now experience? | Ask an expert

Nvidia’s game streaming service can serve as a stopgap for a GPU upgrade—here’s what you need for smooth gameplay.

When should I choose a console over a graphics card upgrade? | Ask an expert

When should I choose a console over a graphics card upgrade? | Ask an expert

Our staff often debates this topic fiercely, but switching platforms can make sense.

How much of my budget should I spend on a graphics card? | Ask an expert

How much of my budget should I spend on a graphics card? | Ask an expert

Figuring out how much GPU to buy depends a lot on your other components and future plans.

Who should buy the AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT?

Who should buy the AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT?

With the RX 6900 XT, AMD has returned to competing at the high-end. We lay out what you need to know.

Where to buy the Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti

Where to buy the Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti

Having trouble finding a 3060 Ti? Here’s where to start your search.

Best Cyber Monday tech deals at Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Newegg, and more
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Best Cyber Monday tech deals at Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Newegg, and more

Our list of the juiciest tech bargains will make your shopping simple, easy, and cheap.

Best Cyber Monday deals on PC components, monitors, networking gear, and more
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Best Cyber Monday deals on PC components, monitors, networking gear, and more

This year offers fewer bargains on PC parts, networking gear, software, games, and PC accessories, but we still spotted some deals worth a look.

Can you build a PS5 or Xbox Series X PC for $800?

Can you build a PS5 or Xbox Series X PC for $800?

Internet commentors claim you can build an equivalent PC for the same cost as a PS5 or Xbox Series X, once you factor in the cost of subscriptions for online play. Are they right?

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