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Top 23 Desktop Computer Accessories of 2020

Top 23 Desktop Computer Accessories of 2020
Written by Shikha Mehta

When it comes to work, we all still prefer having a desktop over a laptop. With time, computer accessories are getting more and more affordable. Whether you’re looking for a wireless keyboard and mouse, computer cables or a gaming pc, the price online is a lot more reasonable from what it used to be in the early 2000s.

On this page, we’ll take a glimpse at all the computer accessories that are suitable for your desktop table. Starting from monitors and computer cases, we’ll take a look at keyboards, mice, UPS device, PSU devices, SSDs, computer graphics card and a USB hub.

Key Computer Accessories – Desktop Monitors and Cabinet Computer Cases

The best monitors that you get today are not what you see in computer labs or cyber cafes. In fact, you may confuse them to be a flat-screen LCD TV. However, a desktop computer price is a lot lesser than a TV and the internet allows you to watch everything on it that you do on TV.

We’ll be looking at 4 amazing brands, the dell computer price being the highest, though it is totally worth it for the extravagant features. Let’s take a look:

1.    LG 22-inch (55cm) IPS Monitor – Full HD, IPS Panel with VGA, HDMI, DVI, Audio Out Ports – 22MP68VQ

If you’re a passionate gamer or a professional in the field of multimedia, then this monitor is perfect for you. It is almost like having a TV on your desk or even mounted to your wall, with a brightness of 250 cd per m2 and a colour response of 99% SRGB. However, the best part is that you can customize your screen for multi-tasking by splitting and resizing your windows.

Price: ₹9,990

2.    Samsung S19F350HNW 18.5-inch AH IPS LED Monitor (Black) (Not A TV)

Now, you may misunderstand this one to be a TV too in the first go, but it’s actually a monitor! One that has a viewing angle of 178° (both horizontal and vertical), a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, a refresh rate of 60 Hz and a response time of 14ms, it is ideal for watching films, playing games and working with multimedia graphics.

Price: ₹4,815

3.    Dell 24 inch (60.96 cm) Ultra-Thin Bezel LED Backlit Computer Monitor – WUXGA, IPS Panel with, HDMI, Display, USB, Audio Out Ports – U2415 (Black/Silver)

When you really want a monitor that gives ultra-HD display, there’s no better choice for you than the Dell U2415. It has a resolution of 1920 x 1200, a viewing angle of 178° x 178°, a mercury-free LED panel, a brightness of 300 cd/m2, refresh rate of 76 Hz and 16.8 million colours. To top it all, it can be mounted on the wall or attached to the Dell Single Monitor Arm.

Price: ₹22,990

4.    HP 22fw Ultra-Thin Full HD 21.5-inch IPS Monitor with VGA and HDMI Ports (3KS60AA/3KS61AA)

Sleek and stylish, this 21.5-inch FHD monitor comes with Technicolor colour certification, low blue light, LED backlight and a brightness level of 300 cd/m2. It has both VGA and HDMI ports, enabling you to connect it with several other devices. The non-reflective anti-glare panel and IPS technology enables you to get crystal-clear image view.

Price: ₹10,661

Cabinet Computer Cases

They’re commonly known as CPUs, though they’re more advanced than them. While a CPU has the motherboard, PSU, various drive bays, ports and jacks, a cabinet case will have more. It has ventilator and cooling fans, LED lights and works faster than a CPU. They’re mostly meant for gaming or professional multimedia work.

5.    Ant Esports ICE-200TG Mid Tower Gaming Cabinet Computer case with RGB Front Panel Supports ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX Motherboard with Transparent Tempered Glass Side Panel,1 x 120 mm Rainbow Fan

This is one of the coolest cabinet computer cases you can have – not just because of the RGB lights and the transparent side panel, but also due to its other numerous features. The system supports a mini-ITX motherboard, is ventilated and has plenty of ports. It can take 2 SSDs, 2 HDDs, 1 flash card reader, 1 headphone/earphone, 1 microphone and 3 USBs.

Price: ₹2,899

6.    Corsair Carbide Series CC-9011050-WW Mid-Tower Steel Gaming Case with Red LED (Black)

This computer case has been designed for gaming. It has room for 5 120 mm fans along with a hard drive or SSD trays, graphic cards and multiple drive bays. These include 2 standard optical drive bays of 5.25 inches each and 4 built-in drive bays of 3.5 or 2.5 inches. In the front, there are 2 USB ports, 1 microphone jack and 1 earphone/headphone jack.

Price: ₹3,299

7.    Corsair Graphite 780T CC-9011063-WW Full-Tower PC Case (Black)

Not only is this case fully advanced, but is also extremely simple to use and manage, especially if you need to open it. You’ll find 3 140 mm cooling fans, one 140 mm exhaust fan and 2 360 mm radiators in there. With the fan’s push button, you can control the speed by 3 levels. If there’s any problem and you need to open the case to check, it opens easily from the side.

Price: ₹16,959

8.    Cooler Master MasterCase H500P ATX Mid-Tower Case with Two 200mm RGB Fans in The Front and Tempered Glass Side Panel Cases (MCM-H500P-MGNN-S00)

This computer case looks more like a cool, lighted up speaker due to its RGB fans placed in the front as well as the on the top. The graphics card is placed vertically and also visible through the tempered glass. You’ll also find a ventilator fan at the back and 2 additional PCI slots at the rear. The 360 mm radiators can support up to 412 mm GPU.

Price: ₹14,499

9.    Thermaltake V200 Tempered Glass RGB Edition 12V MB Sync Capable ATX Mid-Tower Chassis with 3 120mm 12V RGB Fan + 1 Black 120mm Rear Fan Pre-Installed CA-1K8-00M1WN-01

Do you know the difference between a CPU and a computer case? While both are the main processors of a computer, a cabinet computer case has a lot more capacity and a way better aesthetic appeal. This one has 16 LED modes, 3 120 mm 12V RGB fans, 1 black 120 mm rear fan and a dual mode 12V sync controller.

Price: ₹5,399

Mice and Keyboards – Computer Accessories Needed for Operation 

From having wired mouse and keyboard, we now have wireless as well as Bluetooth mouse and keyboard. The wireless ones work with a USB pin, which people actually find more convenient to use than Bluetooth. Even wired mice and keyboards come with USB pins these days. Let’s take a look.

10.  Logitech MK215 Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Combo for Windows, 2.4 GHz Wireless, Compact Design, 2-Year Battery Life (Keyboard),5 Month Battery Life (Mouse) PC/Laptop- Black

Have the wires on your desk been bothering you a lot? If yes, then reduce them by getting this wireless combo of a mouse and a keyboard – reducing two wires from your desk. You’ll be given a pin that you insert in the USB port of your laptop or CPU and then enjoy using these devices more freely than ever before. Having a range of 2.4 GHz, they’ll work from a distance of 10 metres too.

Price: ₹1,395

11.  Logitech K230 Compact Wireless Keyboard for Windows, 2.4GHz Wireless with USB Unifying Receiver, Space-Saving Design, 2-Year Battery Life, PC/Laptop- Black

There are times when we want to take the keyboard on our lap and type. While a wired keyboard can cause you trouble to do so, a wireless one won’t. In fact, the Logitech K230 has a speed of 2.4 GHz, thus having a great capacity to work from even a distance of 10 metres. Compatible with all Windows OS PCs and all kinds of mice.

Price: ₹899

12.  Zebronics ZEB-KM2100 Multimedia USB Keyboard Comes with 114 Keys Including 12 Dedicated Multimedia Keys & with Rupee Key

Are you looking for a keyboard that has more keys than the standard one? Well, check this out. You’ll be getting 12 multimedia keys and a rupee symbol here, which many keyboards (especially the old ones) do not have. On top of it, it connects to your computer with a USB cable, which is 1.2 metres long, hence making it convenient and flexible to use.

Price: ₹356

13.  ZEBRONICS Gaming Multimedia USB Keyboard & USB Mouse Combo -Transformer

Designed for hard-core gamers and multimedia professionals, this combo of keyboard and mouse comes with multi-coloured LED lights, braided USB cable and an ergonomic design. The aluminium keyboard has a 2-step stand, laser keycaps and 12 multimedia keys while the mouse has 6 buttons, optical sensor and a sensitivity of 3200 DPI.

Price: ₹1,299

14.  Xmate Zorro Gaming Mouse & Gaming Keyboard Combo, 3200 DPI Wired Mouse, 6 Buttons, Multi-Colour Backlit Keyboard for Computer and Laptop (Black)

Gaming is a lot more fun when the controls you use are designed to withstand your energy. This gaming keyboard and mouse combo have colourful LED lights to make the experience more fun for you. The keyboard has 12 multimedia keys and can work with multiple keys simultaneously. On the other hand, the mouse has 6 buttons, 3 adjustable DPI levels and high-speed transmission technology.

Price: ₹1,142

Solid Storage Devices (SSDs) – Computer Accessories for Expanding Memory and Working Capacity

These are storage devices that use flash-based memory, working faster than traditional hard drives. They’re usually in-built for any desktop pc or laptop, though you can get it changed for way better memory too.

15.  SanDisk 500GB SSD USB-C, USB 3.1, for PC & Mac & IP55 Rated

Do you have way too much data in your computer? If yes, then you need an external storage device that can keep back-up of all your files and store plenty of data for you. This SSD has a storage space of 500 GB and a transfer speed of 550 MB per second. Compatible with any Windows or Mac OS, it can be used to store your movies, series, personal videos, images and documents.

Price: ₹7,449

16.  Crucial MX500 2TB SATA 2.5-inch 7mm Internal SSD (CT2000MX500SSD1)

For a computer that has heavy and confidential files, like that in an office, you need a proper internal SSD which not only has enough space but is also encrypted and cannot be hacked. The Crucial MX500 has a space of 2 TB, works in split second speeds and has a 256-bit hardware encryption to protect your data from hackers.

Price: ₹25,000

17.  Western Digital WD Green 240 GB 2.5-inch SATA III Internal Solid-State Drive (WDS240G2G0A)

The reason why it is called a “green” SSD is because it is one of the lowest power consuming computer devices. Not only does this make your laptop run for longer, it also ensures that it works at a greater speed, makes it more fit for gaming and browse the web more smoothly. Compatible for both laptops and desktops, this 240 GB SSD is available with a warranty of 3 years.

Price: ₹2,948

18.  Samsung 860 EVO 500GB SATA 2.5″ Internal Solid-State Drive (SSD) (MZ-76E500)

This 500 GB SSD by Samsung has an advanced drive management software that boosts the performance of your computer and keeps the drive upgraded. The intelligent turbowrite technology enables it to perform sequential writes at a speed of up to 520 MB per second, while it performs sequential reads at a speed of 550 MB per second.

Price: ₹7,033

Other Computer Accessories

A desktop computer price is usually more because of the multiple accessories it needs. Actually, it depends on how many accessories you need for one set. These are some extra ones that you may or may not purchase separately:

19.  ZOTAC GeForce GT 710 2GB DDR3 Zone Edition Graphics Card with GeForce Experience

Having a video memory of 2GB DDR3, a 64-bit memory bus, a memory clock of 1600 Mz and a multi-display capacity of 3, this computer graphics card can will give you a way faster and smoother experience with your PC. Whether you’re into designing or gaming, the ZOTAC GeForce GT 710 will make your computer way better for viewing images and videos.

Price: ₹3,299

20.  Quantum QHM6633 4 Port Hi-Speed USB Hub (Multicolour)

Are 2 USB ports too less for you? If yes, then the right solution is to get this hi-speed USB hub, which will give you 4 USB ports for your laptop or desktop. Just connect it to one of the USB ports that you have and you get 4 ports in return. Connect any 4 USB devices at the same time to your computer and work conveniently.

Price: ₹215

21.  APC Back-UPS BX600C-IN 600VA / 360W, 230V, UPS System, an Ideal Power Backup & Protection for Home Office, Desktop PC & Home Electronics

How often have you experienced that you’re working on a document you haven’t completed or saved yet and it just gets deleted due to a power-cut? It is the most frustrating thing that can ever happen to you. however, with this UPS device, you can avoid the situation as it gives you a window of 20-30 minutes to finish and save your work after a power-cut.

Price: ₹3,299

22.  Corsair VS550 550W Active PFC 80 Plus Power Supply (Black)

The most essential component that your desktop needs to work smoothly is a power supply unit. If yours has gone bad, then here’s one of the most popular brands and models you’ll find at amazing rates. Having a thermally controlled fan of 120 mm and a wattage of 550 watts, it uses really less power, working more accurately than any other PSU you know.

Price: ₹3,699

23.  Cooler Master MWE 550W,80+ White 230V A/UK Cable Power Supply

This PSU by Cooler Master is also 80 plus certified, uses a 120 mm fan and works at a wattage of 550W. It works with very little noise, is thermal resistant and damage resistant and works at a temperature of 40°C, making it extremely safe to use. The product is available to you with a warranty of 5 years and at EMI.

Price: ₹5,399

To Sum it Up

If you’re out in the market looking for computer accessories, you’ll find every little component and every single cable that makes a computer. The above devices are a combination of the major components that are visible to you as well as the little ones that lie inside these.

About the author

Shikha Mehta

I discovered my talent in writing while I was in high school. Since then, I discovered the joy of sharing your knowledge with people around you. This is the reason why I love making my contributions to Insights of Technology. Being a certified content writer, I have been writing on several topics, science & technology being one of my favorites.

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