Computer Componunts

by Georgia Williams

Mother Board

This is where the core components of your computer are attached to, it is sometimes referred to as the heart of the computer.

Motherboard Parts And Functions


This is the brains of the computer and takes the input signals and translates then into output signals.


This is for holding things that you are currently using.The more RAM you have the faster the computer is. Also known as main memory, primary memory, or system memory, Random Access Memory (RAM).

Video card

A vidio card also known as a display adapter, graphics card, video adapter, video board, or a video controller, a video card is an internal circuit board that display images from the computer. It makes things appear on your screen. The better the video card the better the quality on your screen.

Power Supply

This is what powers the computer.A power supply unit converts mains to low-voltage power for the main components of a computer. Modern computers usually use a switched-mode power supply(a type of power supply) Some power supplies are manual for input voltage, while others automatically adapt to the supply.

Hard Disk

Also known as