Computer components: Motherboard

By James Elliott

Components of a Computer: Motherboard

The motherboard is the main centre of the computer; the heart. It is the main circuit board inside of your computer/PC. IT connects the CPU, RAM, disk drives and graphics/sound drives or drives.The motherboard makes everything in the computer/PC work in one way or another.

If a replacement motherboard is needed it will cost £75-£100 for a top quality replacement but for people who do not use their computer very much, a cheaper one would make more sense.

PC Beginner's Guide: The Motherboard