Why Quality Matters When it Comes to Computer Accessories 

Why Quality Matters When it Comes to Computer Accessories 

Take a look at your computer right now. How many things are currently plugged into it? You most likely have a mouse, keyboard and an additional monitor hooked up, with the possibility of a few adapters or hubs to help extend the amount of USB cables that you can connect to your computer. You could also be using a charging cable to charge your phone. That is a lot of peripherals!

With the number of parts that you must plug into your computer to get work done efficiently, it can be tempting to go for cheaper options, but this could come at a higher-than-expected price. There have been reports where non-certified peripherals caused internal damage to a computer when plugged in. Using poor quality computer components could lead to buying entirely new computer systems and cause a lot of headaches throughout the workday. Below, we outline the most important high quality computer accessories that you should consider buying from a reputable distributor.

Connectivity Cables

When you plug something into your computer to help better your productivity, you want to make sure that the product you are using is reliable and works 100% of the time. Let’s quickly go through the common types of connectivity cables that you may use throughout the day.


High Quality HDMI Cable

Do you require multiple monitors to get work done faster? How annoying would it be if your second screen kept flickering or turning off altogether throughout the day? This is what could happen if you use a lesser quality HDMI cable.

Laptop Charger

Many companies have decided to change from desktop computers to laptops as they are more portable to satisfy a hybrid work schedule. Having extra laptop chargers on hand is great for when somebody forgets theirs at home or if there is ever a malfunction with the original one. Buying high-quality replacement chargers is a must. Lower quality chargers can heat up very quickly, which can cause internal damage to the laptop.

USB Drives

Storing and transmitting data to and from your computer is essential for a lot of workers. While they may seem simple in design, not all USB drives are reliable. Sometimes, they can get corrupted, losing all the important data that was stored in it. In rare cases, they can also corrupt the files already on your computer.

Charging Cables

If you use your phone to store data, you can connect it to your computer using a charging cable. If your original charging cable is broken, you need to find a suitable replacement. Some brands require a certified charging cable to be considered compatible with their device. Be sure to check if your device requires a special certification for any peripheral.

Mouse + Keyboard

There are many different types of keyboards on the market, and everybody seems to have their preference. There are wireless keyboards, Bluetooth keyboards, wired keyboards, mechanical keyboards, membrane keyboards and gaming keyboards, just to name a few. No matter what your preference is, the keyboard you choose should be sturdy and functional. The same should go for your mouse. While you don’t need a high-tech gaming mouse to get work done, you will need one that functions properly and has a solid connection.

4XEM Solves Your Problem With High Quality Computer Accessories

4XEM has been serving our customers for over 18 years with high-quality computer accessories. No matter what type of cable you are looking for, we have the solution to fit your needs. We also carry a wide range of computer accessories, including docking stations, network cables, adapters and mobile charging kits. Browse our shop or connect with us through our live chat at the bottom right of your screen.

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