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CPU

CPU The central processing unit (CPU) is the portion of a computer system that carries out the instructions of a computer program, to perform the basic arithmetical, logical, and input/output operations of the system. The CPU plays a role somewhat … Continue reading

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MOTHERBOARD

MOTHERBOARD Modern motherboards include, at a minimum: 1.  sockets (or slots) in which one or more microprocessors may be installed 2.  slots into which the system’s main memory is to be installed 3.  a chipset which forms an interface between … Continue reading

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