Hardware-Computer Componets

Introduction

I am going to write about drives, monitors, CPU's, Ram/Rom, Motherboards, Inputs/Outputs and Touch Screens which are all parts of a computer.

Hardware

Computer hardware is the parts of a computer that you can physically touch, such as the monitor, mouse, keyboard, the hard disk drive and more things that make up a computer.
Computer Basics: Hardware

Computer Drives and Monitors

Drives are a software that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or devices. Without drives, the hardware you connect to your computer, a video card or a webcam will not work the way it should.


A monitor is an electronic screen that shows a picture, like a television in many ways.

CPU'S

These are the parts of a computer where operations and things are controlled. CPU stands for central processing unit. It is an electronic circuit that carries out the instructions of a computer programme. By using maths, logic, control and input/output.
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RAMs/ROMs

RAM stands for random access memory. They are a form of storage that can be accessed from anywhere at a random time. ROM stands for read only memory, this is a of storage that can't be easily changed and lost when the power is turned off.
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Motherboards

A motherboard holds crucial electronic components of a computer a motherboard contains sub-systems such as the processor and other components.
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