Motherboards play a vital role in gaming computer, but in the end I feel it all depends upon the type of configuration you want such as dual video card support or multi-core processor support. I personally don’t like to spend as much on motherboards as on graphic cards or processor. I tend to spend most on graphic cards, then processor and then motherboard. Also, I have never underestimated the role of a good power supply. After all, my heavy duty gaming rig must be hungry for power.
The theory around the towel fix is quite simple. You see, the main problem behind the red ring of death is that the Xbox 360 too hot. When the system gets so hot internal components, particularly the X-clamps, start to bend and flex and put extreme stress on the motherboard and Gpu. When enough stress is applied to the motherboard, the brittle solder joints will start to break and crack. These broken solder joints, in turn, cause the Xbox 360 to start flashing a trouble code: the red ring of doom.
A CD writer and DVD-ROM drive is usually sold as a combination. You can do it to rip your favorite music files from your CDs, write new files on a CD, and play DVD movies. If you are building a gaming computer, you will need a CD drive at the very least. You will need the CD drive to install and play your PC game Cds.