Tag: processor

A+ Pop Quiz: I’m charged up and ready to go

A+ Pop Quiz: I’m charged up and ready to go

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A+ Pop Quiz: I’m charged up and ready to go

A+ Pop Quiz: I’m charged up and ready to go

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My CPU doubles as a space heater

My CPU doubles as a space heater

What kind of processor package is used with a ZIF socket?

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I don’t care as long as it has cup holders

I don’t care as long as it has cup holders

Which of these processor packages has flat contacts on the processor and pins on the motherboard?

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Brought to you by the number 7

Brought to you by the number 7

Which of these processor packages contain many pins on the underside of the package and mount onto a motherboard using a ZIF socket?

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Please pass the sun reflector

Please pass the sun reflector

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 12:17 am

You have recently upgraded the CPU in one of your servers, including a heat sink and a CPU fan. Unfortunately, the temperature of the CPU is getting very hot during normal operation. Which of these is most likely the cause of this overheating?

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Counting isn’t my strong suit

Counting isn’t my strong suit

Which of these processors would fit into a Socket 478? Pick two.

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A hammer fixes most things

A hammer fixes most things

What kind of processor socket fits into a Socket 423?

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1-2-3-4 pressure

1-2-3-4 pressure

Last modified on June 24th, 2011 at 7:35 pm

You need to install a new CPU, but you’re concerned about damaging the motherboard. Which microprocessor interface requires the least amount of motherboard pressure during installation?

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Microsoft 70-680: 7.5 – Performance Settings – Part 1

Microsoft 70-680: 7.5 – Performance Settings – Part 1

Last modified on March 10th, 2018 at 10:58 am

There are many options to optimize the performance of Windows 7. In this video, you’ll learn how to configure page files, hard drive caching, networking performance, processor scheduling, and much more.

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