Tag: heat sink

CPU Cooling – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.6

CPU Cooling – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.6

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our CPU is one of the hottest devices in our computer, so it’s important to have an efficient cooling system. In this video, you’ll learn how heat sinks, on-board fans, case fans, liquid cooling, and passive cooling can be used to keep your system running at peak efficiency.

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If only it were so

If only it were so

| May 8, 2014

Which of these dissipates heat when using a heat sink?

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My heat sink includes a disposal

My heat sink includes a disposal

| December 26, 2013

On which of these components would you most commonly find a heat sink?

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CPU Cooling Techniques – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.6

CPU Cooling Techniques – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.6

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Your CPU creates a large amount of heat, and it’s important that your computer’s cooling system is working to keep your CPU at a reasonable working temperature. In this video, you’ll learn about how heat sinks, cooling systems, and liquid cooling systems can keep your processors cool.

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What are you doing with that empty balloon?

What are you doing with that empty balloon?

| August 1, 2012

What is commonly used to create a thermal connection between a component and a heat sink?

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My sink is hot

My sink is hot

| December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

What is commonly used to cool a heat sink?

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Cooling the Death Star

Cooling the Death Star

| May 4, 2011

Your diagnostic software is reporting that your computer’s CPU is getting hotter than the Death Star’s Super Laser. The CPU already has a heat sink, but it doesn’t appear to be working very well. What should you check to ensure the heat sink is optimally cooling your CPU? Pick three.

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CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.5 – Cooling Systems

CompTIA A+ 220-701: 1.5 – Cooling Systems

| June 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

A hot computer is an unhappy computer. In this video, you’ll learn show heat sinks, cooling fans, liquid cooling systems, and thermal compound are important to keep our computers running cooler and more efficiently.

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What is a heat sink?

What is a heat sink?

| March 30, 2009

A technician says that your laptop is running slowly because your heat sink may have come loose. What is a heat sink?

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