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COMPUTER HARDWARE
HIT 1403. Assignment 1
Bektemir Kassymov
   

 

Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION ...........................................................................................................................3   Hard Disk .....................................................................................................................................5   History  of  hard  disks.  ................................................................................................................................................     6 Technology  of  recording  data  on  hard  disks.  ........................................................................................................     6 RAM (Random-Access Memory) .............................................................................................7   History  of  RAM  ..........................................................................................................................................................     7 CPU (Central Processing Unit) ...................................................................................................8   Progress of CPU ..........................................................................................................................8   MOTHERBOARD .........................................................................................................................10   VIDEOCARD ..............................................................................................................................11   OPTICAL DRIVE ..........................................................................................................................12   SOUND CARD ............................................................................................................................12   POWER SUPPLY UNIT ..................................................................................................................13   PERIPHERALS ..............................................................................................................................13   Input  devices   ............................................................................................................................................................   3   . 1 Output  Devices  .........................................................................................................................................................   4   1 REFERENCES ...............................................................................................................................15      

 

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«Personal computer hardware are component devices which are typically installed into or peripheral to a computer case to create a personal computer upon which system software is installed including a firmware interface such as a BIOS and an operating system which supports application software that performs the operator's desired functions.»

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INTRODUCTION
The word “computer” means something that can compute. The need for automatisation and processing of data, including calculations, arose very long time ago. At this moment computer and software industry is one of the most important fields of the developed and developing countries. The reasons of the rapid growth of computer industry: low costs, comparative advantage for many business applications, ease of use, the ability of individual interaction with computers without intermediaries and restrictions, high capacity for processing, storage and delivery of information, high reliability, ease of repair and maintenance, the possibility of expanding and adapt to the peculiarities of using computers, the availability of software that covers almost all spheres of human activity, and powerful systems to...
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