Computer Components

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Computer Components
1010602Computer Components
Overview This chapter discusses different computer components including buses, the chipset, main memory, graphics and expansion cards, and the motherboard; BIOS; the memory hierarchy; and how all these interact with the microprocessor.
Objectives Upon completion of this chapter, the reader will be able to: Understand how the processor, chipset, and motherboard work together. Understand the importance of bus standards and their characteristics. Be aware of…
Grant McFarland: Microprocessor Design: A Practical Guide from Design Planning to Manufacturing. Computer Components, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2006), AccessEngineering Export