By Emma Aldred

What is it?

A motherboard is the main printed circuit board (PCB) in a computer. Many of the main parts of a computer are plugged into it.

Why do we need it?

The main purpose of a motherboard is to keep all the components together. Motherboards come in many different shapes and sizes to fit different computers and needs.


Some computer enthusiasts base there choice of computer on which motherboard used in it if they have a big preference.

3 Different Motherboards

A video to learn more about Motherboards

Learn About Motherboards