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80mm to 92mm System & Case Fans

These coolers are designed to be used with today's systems which can output quite a large amount of heat. Ranging in a wide varying styles and performance levels you will find the right fans here to keep your system cooler or quiet, whatever you desire.

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Accessories

Various additional items designed for use with specific servers.

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Accessories & Cables

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Apple & Smartphone Cables & Accessories

These cables are designed to work with a whole variety of Apple hardware, from current and legacy iPhones to iPods and iPads. We don't just have standard cables, either: there are adapters to make older cables work with newer hardware, car kits and other types of rare accessory.

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AV Adaptors

This section includes a wide range of audio/visual cables, ideal for those interested in production and other tasks that require more than what their PC or laptop can offer. The selection includes 3.5mm splitters, male-to-female DVI adapters and analogue to digital converter boxes.

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AV Cables

When connecting media products together, you need a high quality connection. That's where high quality AV cables come in. There are numerous connections for AV signals, check the specification of each product to ensure it matches your requirements.
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Bluetooth Adaptors

These Bluetooth dongles come with USB connectivity and allow a computer with a USB port to become Bluetooth enabled. This will allow the computer to connect to a range of Bluetooth devices. or even create a network amongst nearby machines.
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Case Accessories

Accessories for computer cases. These includes riser cards, various plates and panels.
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Case Bay Convertors / Brackets

Bay converters and brackets for PC Cases which include brackets and drive bay converters of various types.
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Cleaning (Wipes/Spray) & Tools

It's important to keep technology clean, and this category is filled with tools to ensure that smartphones, tablets and laptops are kept smudge and fingerprint free. Cleaning kits start at just a couple of pounds, and we've also got larger packs of cleaning wipes and lens-cleaning devices.

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Clearance Cables

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Display Port Adaptors

DisplayPort is a recently-introduced video connection that's found on an increasing number of graphics cards and monitors - and occasionally on laptops, too. Our adapters cater for full-size and mini DisplayPort connections as well as adapters to convert DisplayPort to HDMI, DVI, VGA and other types of video signal.

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Display Port Cables

A digital cable for audio/video connectivity. Primarily used between a computer and monitor/displays. Display Port is always male on the cable and female on the device. Note however there are two types of Display Port plug, standard and mini. Always check the socket on your device to confirm.
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Docking Stations

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DVI / VGA Adaptors

DVI and VGA are two of the most common display connections found on graphics cards, PCs and monitors, and a huge variety of adapters are available from basic male-to-female plugs to more complex splitters and converters.

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DVI / VGA Cables

Cables for connectivity between PC's and display monitors. This section features D-Sub (otherwise known as VGA) and DVI cables. Note that DVI cables are available in various forms namely, DVI-A (analogue), DVI-D (digital, available in both single-link and dual-link), DVI-I (Integrated in both analogue and digital).
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Enclosure (1.8"-2.5") - SATA - USB 3.0

Combining Super Speed USB 3.0 with a SATA hard drive interface results in an external hard drive with high data transfer rates. A 1.8" to 2.5" internal SATA hard drive fits into these enclosures. Power to these enclosures are either via the USB 3.0 connection or a separate power lead, check specifications of the individual product to confirm.
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Enclosure (1.8"-2.5") - SATA - USB 3.1

These external hard drive enclosures do not include a drive as standard, allowing you to pick the perfect drive for your requirements. Using the latest USB 3.1 bus, these enclosures can be as much as twice as fast as an older USB 3 enclosure, with up to 10Gbit/sec bandwidth available.

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Enclosure (3.5"-5.25") - SATA - USB 3.0

Combining Super Speed USB 3.0 with a SATA hard drive interface results in an external hard drive with high data transfer rates. A 3.5" internal SATA hard drive fits into these enclosures. Power to these enclosures are either via the USB 3.0 connection or a separate power lead, check specifications of the individual product to confirm.
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External Sound Cards

Used when internal computer space is limited or when using a laptop / netbook. These external sound cards connect using via USB and provide all the features and functionality of internal units. Check individual product to confirm specifications.
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External Video Capture & Streaming Devices

These DVR devices are used to record high-quality video of games from PCs and consoles - perfect for streaming your best gameplay moments using services such as Twitch or YouTube.

The DVRs in this category are external devices, so can you connected to both desktop PCs and laptops.

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Fibre Network Cables

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Firewire & USB I/O Cards & Hubs

These cards are designed to give todays system more connectivity options. Ideal for using with external storage solutions, or todays digital cameras, these cards open up the world of high-speed interconnects to systems that did not originally have them or for simply adding more ports to a system.

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Firewire/Thunderbolt Cables

The IEEE 1394 interface is a serial bus interface standard for high-speed communications and isochronous real-time data transfer, frequently used by personal computers, as well as in digital audio and digital video.

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Flash Card Readers/Writers

These portable memory card readers and writers use a USB interface to connect with a computers USB port. These devices can accept a range of memory cards/sticks that simply plug in and are ready to be accessed. These card readers / writers allow simple and quick transfer of music, photo, video and data files to and from a flash memory card.
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Graphics Card Accessories

From adapters to replacement brackets, these accessories are aimed at helping you get the right and desired use from your equipment.

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HDD & SSD Accessories

Here you will find various adaptors and other miscellaneous equipment for internal hard-drives to help adapt them to your requirements.

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HDD / USB / DVD Duplicators and Accessories

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HDD Hot Swap Caddies (SATA)

This range of removable caddies designed for Serial ATA drives allows the end user to swap drives and also remove drives from systems as a security option. With a range of internal or external caddies as well as PATA to SATA converting cases these devices also keep the drives much cooler due to their fans and aluminium structure (where applicable).

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HDD/SSD Quickport Docks

Quickport HDD Docks allows an internal hard drive to be instantly docked and accessed without having to open your system. These units sit externally and connect via USB and/or eSATA. Check individual products for exact hard drive and PC connectivity.
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HDMI Adaptors

HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting encrypted uncompressed digital data. Whether it be a Blu-ray player, games console or pc, HDMI cables can support over 2 Billion devices worldwide, allowing you to watch HD movies at home, with high fidelity sound.
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HDMI Cables

HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting encrypted uncompressed digital data. Whether it be a Blu-ray player, games console or pc, HDMI cables can support over 2 Billion devices worldwide, allowing you to watch HD movies at home, with high fidelity sound.
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High End Copper / Fibre Optics

High End Copper Cable Ethernet and Optical fibre components and accessories.

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Intel / AMD - Other

Servers are computers designed and setup specifically for always on use which serve other computers on a computer network. Many of them are for rack use which there are specific sizes namely 1U, 2U and 4U. A small selection are stand alone tower. Always check the specifications of the individual server to confirm what hardware is included.
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Keycaps & Other Keyboard Accessories

Personalise and upgrade your keyboard with these smart peripherals. This category includes products such as wrist rests to improve your comfort and productivity plus keycaps to upgrade the keys on your favourite keyboard.

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KVM Cables

These additional cable packs are designed to be used with the KVM switches and video splitters listed upon the website.

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KVM Switches - DVI

These KVM - Keyboard Visual Mouse products are for when using a DVI monitor. Advanced features on some products include switching of USB and audio ports and the ability to connect more than two computer systems.
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KVM Switches - HDMI/DP

These KVM - Keyboard Visual Mouse products are for when using a HDMI monitor. Advanced features on some products include switching of USB and audio ports, remote control switching of the HDMI outputs and the ability to connect multiple HDMI monitors.
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KVM Switches - VGA

These KVM - Keyboard Visual Mouse products are for when using a VGA monitor. Advanced features on some products include switching of USB and audio ports, wireless and the ability to connect more than two computer systems.
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M.2, U.2, & mSATA Adapters

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Media Convertors

The products in this category are used to extend wired internet connections over extreme distances. Entry-level products can be used to use a connection over hundreds of metres, and pricier models extend connections over 20 or even 60 kilometres.

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Monitor Stands

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Network Cables - CAT-5

A network cable (Ethernet) is used to connect a computer to a network. This can be a range of setups such as a broadband router feeding a single computer, two computers connected directly to each other, or a multiple number of computers and a network printer all connected to a server or router. RJ45 is the plug type. The general difference between CAT5 and CAT6 cabling is the increased transmission performance with CAT6. Note that there are two configurations of cables, Straight and X-Over (crossover). A X-Over cable is only used when connecting two computers directly to each other, or when connecting a computer directly to a peripheral for setup/configuration purposes.
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Network Cards

Also known as a NIC (Network Interface Card ), these cards connect directly into the motherboard of your computer and feature an external network socket. This enables the computer to connect to a network via a network cable. Traditionally these network cards use the PCI slot on a motherboard, with newer cards using a PCIe interface. Advanced features include two or more network ports for specific applications. Note that network adaptors that convert a USB port into a network interface are also available.
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Network Tools / Fittings / Accs.

Network wall sockets, tools and accessories for all your cabling network requirements. Build a integrated cable network within the walls of a building to making up loose network patch cables.
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Other Power Supplies & Accessories

This category includes a selection of useful bits of hardware that, nevertheless, don't fit elsewhere on our site. We've got USB car chargers and power supplies intended for specific products.

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Projector Accessories

Additional items and parts for use with projectors. These include projector screens, replacement lamps, mounting brackets and 3D glasses.
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PSU / Cable Ties / Misc Cables

Miscellaneous cables including keyboard, monitor and power cables.

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SATA / SAS / eSATA - 4 Port - 6-12 Gb/s

The controller cards in this category provide storage speeds far in advance of the standard SATA ports inside desktop PCs and office workstations. These products are mid-range components with four connectors.

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SATA Data Cables

SATA cables are used to connect hard disks, SSDs and optical drives to a PC's motherboard. Our range includes standard cables, versions with right-angled connectors to fit into tight spaces, SATA power adapters and SATA-to-MOLEX power connectors.

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SCSI / SAS Cables

A range of cables suitable for different types of SCSI/SAS Devices

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Serial & Parallel I/O Cards

A collection of cards designed to give systems additional connections such as serial, parallel, USB, or Firewire ports to enable the use of both legacy and newer digital products.

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Serial (RS-232) Cards

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Splitters / Extenders - DVI/VGA

Monitor splitters and extenders - DVI

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Splitters / Extenders- HDMI

These devices take a single monitor feed and split it into two or more outputs depending on which product. Suitable for range of applications where multiple monitor outputs are required like display and presentation areas for example.
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System & Case Fan Accessories

System / Case Fan Accessories

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Thermal Paste & Pads

Thermal paste is used to create a heat conducting medium between your heatsink and processor/chip. This aids in the maximum possible heat transfer away from your chip and into the heat sink. Allowing your chip to run as cool as possible and hence allows your heat sink to do what it is meant to do.
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TV Brackets & Furniture

Additional accessories for monitors, TV's, speakers, mice and keyboards. Monitor / TV brackets are of the VESA fitment. Note that the VESA fitment is available in various sizes, check that the VESA size on your monitor / TV matches.
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USB 1.1 / 2.0 Cables

Universal Serial Bus (USB) is a serial bus standard to connect devices to a host computer.

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USB 3.0 Cables

USB 3 is the third major revision of the Universal Serial Bus (USB) standard for computer connectivity. Also known as SuperSpeed USB, these cables allow transmission speeds of up to 5 Gbit/s when connecting USB 3 devices, this is more than 10 times the speed of USB 2 (480 Mbit/s). A USB 3 cable can also carry a higher current compared to USB 2.
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USB 3.0 Cards

These cards offer a range of internal and external ports from slotting into the motherboard. Most of these cards use the PCI Express slot on your motherboard. Always check the specifications of the individual product to confirm the connectivity.
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USB 3.1 Cards

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USB Graphics Adapters & MST Hubs

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USB Hubs & Accessories

This range of hardware provides the functionality of upgrading systems to incorporate USB2 and Firewire connections for use with today's digital devices such as cameras, printers and camcorders.

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USB Mains Power Adaptors

These USB mains adaptors are ideal for powering or charging your favourite portable devices, such as handheld games consoles, mp3 players, and smartphones, via any UK mains power socket. We also have multi-port variants for charging multiple devices concurrently, along with a multi-region plug which is great for charging your devices in power sockets abroad.

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USB On-The-Go Flash Drives, Type-C Flash Drives & Accessories

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USB Type-C / 3.1 Cables

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Video Splitters & Extenders

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