In Pictures: 40 Of The Dirtiest PCs You've Ever Seen

Life In The Desert

This very orange, yet still rather inoffensive, interior serves as our warm-up. You've seen worse, right?

Partial Obstruction

A brush and a vacuum cleaner are the only things that can help here. Still, it’s not bad compared to...


...what was left behind on this machine, proving that the Marlboro Man is all but neat.

Farming Mushrooms

Mushroom farmers would be excited about this mutated fungus.


Why bother with air openings if they only get obstructed anyway? The semi-closed version must have been deemed preferable, especially since the dust works well as a sound dampening material for noisy PSU fans.


This might look like a grey landscape drawing, but it’s not. The intern should be told to clean this up immediately.


This proves once again that the dust’s alive! The mites are having a party in the dunes here.

Intel Inside

Intel (and dust) Inside.

Good Job

This PC was professionally equipped with sound dampening material to make it silent. Exemplary!

Oldie, But Goldie?

Playing the 1000-disk edition of the Complete 80s Collection leaves some tracks, and it’s not just the music that’s dusty.

PC Mouse

Nomen est omen – why live on the desk if it’s so much more fun in the PC.

  • kenh536
    *goes and cleans PC*
  • Gelid03
    Very funny article and a little disturbing
  • iron8orn
    haha a dead frog..
  • huilun02
    Looks like time to get a new P̶C̶ user.
  • Nuckles_56
    Wow, these pictures just show how robust the hardware actually is if it can survive this kind of treatment
  • gofasterstripes
    *Puts down breakfast*
  • Tynidik
    Pukes and panics at every electronic item in house... So many machines So little time!
  • junkeymonkey
    looks like the everyday stuff folks bring to me and say '' can you fix this ?? it just stopped working for no reason ''
  • CAaronD
    Who needs custom case mods when you have this? ... This ... Desert themes are no longer required because you already have a desert inside your PC.
  • junkeymonkey
    true I hear the 220w fx 9000 chips can make for excellent pop corn poppers just replace thermal paste with cooking oil and your good to go ...