Tag: socket

A+ Pop Quiz: It’s really just a matter of time

A+ Pop Quiz: It’s really just a matter of time

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A+ Pop Quiz: These don’t click together like I remember

A+ Pop Quiz: These don’t click together like I remember

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A+ Pop Quiz: But I just powered it on

A+ Pop Quiz: But I just powered it on

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An Overview of CPU Socket Types – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.6

An Overview of CPU Socket Types – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.6

Last modified on May 30th, 2018 at 10:57 pm

Intel and AMD continue to produce a wide range of processors, and you’ll find many different CPU sockets in use on today’s motherboards. In this video, I’ll summarize the important Intel and AMD CPU sockets that you’ll need to know for your CompTIA 220-901 A+ certification exam.

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Your FSB is fabulous!

Your FSB is fabulous!

Which of these would best describe socket FM1? Pick two.

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Hang in there, Baby

Hang in there, Baby

Which of these sockets has pins and is paired with a CPU that does not have any pins?

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It doesn’t work that way

It doesn’t work that way

Which of these sockets would be most associated with an Intel Sandy Bridge i7 processor?

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I need imperial, but all I have is metric

I need imperial, but all I have is metric

What kind of CPU socket is commonly paired with a PGA processor package?

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The one I need is never in the toolbox

The one I need is never in the toolbox

Which of these socket types would you associate with an AMD CPU? Pick two.

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It immediately loses value when you drive it off the motherboard

It immediately loses value when you drive it off the motherboard

Which of these socket types would you associate with an Intel CPU? Pick two.

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