How to Extend Your Console’s Functional Lifespan

Console’s Functional

Consoles are expensive, and no one wants to see theirs stop working prematurely. Here are some tricks to keep it running as long as possible.

Clean and Vacuum It

One of the big issues with electrical devices of all kinds is that they seem to be dust and dirt magnets! Just run your finger along the topside of your computer monitor if you don’t believe me. While dust and dirt don’t look great and can give you a bit of a sneezing fit occasionally, it can have a worse impact on your console.

Gaming consoles are doing a lot of work when they’re on and running, that means they risk overheating, which in turn means they need plenty of ventilation and cooling. The trouble there is that that is exactly how the dust and dirt can get in and cause problems.

The solution? Store your console somewhere off the floor, … Read More