Chapter 2 Facts - Chapter 2 Facts 1 A fire extinguisher C is useful against electronics so keep that in an IT environment 2 Make sure your power supply

Chapter 2 Facts - Chapter 2 Facts 1 A fire extinguisher C...

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Chapter 2 Facts 1. A fire extinguisher C is useful against electronics, so keep that in an IT environment. 2. Make sure your power supply is giving you enough voltage to power up your computer. Also, make sure its reliable enough that it does not overload your components. 3. Make Sure your computer has proper cooling so that you computer parts don't overheat and have a shorter life. 4. Apply thermal paste to your CPU to prevent it from overheating. 5. PCI expansion slots connect to a parallel bus. Parallel bus sends multiple bits over
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Unformatted text preview: multiple wires simultaneously. 6. There are two types of processors, Intel and AMD. You can choose between the two but both processors have different types of motherboard. 7. Unbuffered RAM is faster than buffered RAM but you can only have a limited amount of unbuffered RAM. 8. SSDs are faster and more reliable but cost a lot more and offer less storage than HDDs. 9. Blu-Rays hold a lot more data than CDs.. 10. Make sure you have the correct adapter card installed for the functionality you need....
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