Building the Best Workstation for Cinema 4D

So, what’s Cinema 4D? If you found this page, them I’m sure you already know what Cinema 4D is, but just in case you don’t I’ll give you a quick explanation…. In a nutshell Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling and animation application  that offers a whole stack of features and...

How Much Should a Gaming PC Cost?

The first question most new PC gamers want to know is, how much should a Gaming PC cost? In truth, this question has different answers for different gamers, but I’m going to do my best to lay the foundations of a proper answer to this age old question! So first,  what...

Scottish Business Pledge

At Utopia we consider our team our family and alongside that we try and spread this love beyond our business, encouraging Utopia’s team to use some of their time at Utopia to help out with local causes and generally make the world the best place we can. Three years...

Danger! High Voltage

One of the top questions we get asked by our customers at Utopia is how best to charge their laptop, do you charge to 100% all the time, do you then totally discharge, do you remove the battery when not in use, do you keep it at a perfect 16 degrees centigrade and...

Happy birthday…to your PC!

At Utopia we love the computers we build, we really really do, and we know you love them too – your weird and wonderful order names tell us that. Here’s just a few to give you a taste: ‘Glorious Glowing Box of JOY’, ‘Juan-Fandango-Tripping-The-Light-Fantastic’...

Experience is the teacher of all things

I was honored to be asked to be involved in the mock interviews for Kilmarnock Academy and Stewarton Academy recently. The format was pretty straight forward, pupils arrived at Utopia and were given a 15 minute interview in order to give them a taste of what their...

This blog has been 5 years in the making!..

Five years ago today my team and I embarked on the age old advice of Confucius in an attempt to “…do what we love, so we would never have to work a day in our lives.” We shifted our focus onto building the world’s best PCs and re-launched our website allowing...

Honesty In Everything We Do

I love flying, there is something exciting about the takeoff and even when I’m not going on holiday just being at an airport brings back feelings of holidays past as well as an excitement of what the future may hold. I was recently flying out of Bristol airport with...

Building computers on time, every time.

We often get asked how we manage to build such a wide variety of computers while consistently hitting on our promised delivery times. In this short blog I want to give some insight into the work that goes on in the background at Utopia to achieve this. Anyone who is...