Building A Computer System For A Home User

1784 Words Jan 18th, 2016 8 Pages
When building a computer system you will need to look at and obtain all the components that are needed, you will also need to look at what you will need the computer system for. For this example I am going to show how to build a computer system for a home user who will mainly use the computer for internet browsing and social media.
Components Needed

Intel Core i7
Micro Processor The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the part of a computer system that is commonly referred to as the "brains" of a computer Motherboard A printed circuit board containing the principal components of a computer or other device, with connectors for other circuit boards to be slotted into. Kingston DDR RAM RAM (pronounced ramm) is an acronym for random access memory, a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly; Graphics Card A Graphics Card is a piece of computer hardware that produces the image you see on a monitor. Cover Case This is the housing a cover to protect all the components Power Unit A power supply unit (PSU) converts mains AC to low-voltage regulated DC power for the internal components of a computer 2TB Hard Drive A hard disk drive (HDD), hard disk, hard drive or fixed disk [b] is a data storage device used for storing and retrieving digital information Power Cable This is the cord that runs the power to the power unit Monitor A computer monitor is an electronic device that shows pictures. Monitors often look similar to televisions. Keyboard In…

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