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It280r2_appendix_g[1 - Axia College Material Appendix G Central Processing Unit The central processing unit(CPU is one of the most important parts

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Axia College Material Appendix G Central Processing Unit The central processing unit (CPU) is one of the most important parts of a computer system. The CPU has a huge impact on the overall performance of a computer. If the computer technician has the opportunity, select the CPU before the motherboard. Existing motherboards limit your choice of CPUs, forcing you to fit the CPU to the motherboard. If the performance of the computer is crucial to the successful completion of a task, choosing the CPU first is especially important; for example, if you are working on a computer used for high-end graphics, the CPU’s speed needs to be greater than a CPU used in a computer for general business applications. Research is important in determining the best CPU for your money. Such research may be done by checking your choices of CPUs against industry benchmarks. Scenario Your employer has asked you to purchase and install faster CPUs into several of the company’s aging computers with only $180 per computer to work with. Using the computer featured in the
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It280r2_appendix_g[1 - Axia College Material Appendix G Central Processing Unit The central processing unit(CPU is one of the most important parts

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