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EXPANSION SLOTS IN MOTHERBOARD

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EXPANSION SLOTS IN MOTHERBOARD  Friends today i am going to share my knowledge and understanding of the expansion slots. So lets begin with our topic. Expansion slots are used to provide additional properties for carrying the computation task such as additional video, audio and sound, advanced graphics and Ethernet.   So lets begin with our knowledge hunting. I will start by AGP expansion slots. AGP AGP stands for ACCELARATED GRAPHICS PORT.  AGP was introduced with high speed 3D graphics display in 1996.  It is used for older graphics card types which is discontinued by PCI EX16 graphics port in 2005.   These were kernel version of AGP most of the brand in 1.5 volt DC.  AGP 1x channel and 66MHZ clock speed resulting a data table of 266 MBPS.   AGP 2x, 4x ,8x specification multiply MHZ clock to produce increase throughput. AGP 8x produces effective clock frequency of 533 MHZ resulting a throughput of 2 GBPS (2133MHZ) resulting a throughput of over a 32 bit channel. PCI PCI  stands for P

MOTHERBOARD AND ITS FORMS

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MOTHERBOARD AND ITS FORMS The largest and most important circuit board in the computer is the motherboard.   This is also called as the main board or the system board.   The motherboard contains a socket to hold the CPU; the cpu is the component which most processing takes place. The motherboard is the most complicated piece of equipment inside the case because all devices must be communicates with the CPU installed on the motherboard.   All devices in a computer are either installed directly on motherboard or indirectly linked it to by expansion cards.   A device i.e. not installed in the motherboard is called a peripheral device. Now we will discuss something about form factors of motherboard. Form factor refers to the size and layout of motherboards.   As we think not all motherboards are alike.   In fact there is a significant difference in the capabilities and size of different motherboard form factors such as Mini –ITX and ATX.   This topic covers motherboard

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