Computer Components

Guide to computer parts

The Main Parts

Key parts of a computer are: Motherboard, CPU, RAM, Heat Sink, Power Supply,Video Card, and storage devices.

Pictures of Computer Parts

History of Computing

The history of Computing lies with Alan Turing. Alan Turing was mainly responsible for the breaking the German enigma code. Another important person in the computing is Tim-Berners-Lee. He was the man who created the world wide web, or www for short.

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What is a RAM?

a RAM is mainly used for memory in personal computers, workstations and servers. In this modern day, there are two types of RAM, static RAM and dynamic RAM. several new types of non-volatile RAM, which will preserve data while powered down, are under development.