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Central processing unit (CPU) The chip located inside the system unit of a computer that performs the processing for a computer
GHz – (gigahertz) speed of a processor counted by billions of ticks per second
MHz – (megahertz) speed of a processor counted by millions of ticks per second
Monitor A display device that projects images onto a display screen
Hard disk drive A storage system consisting of one or more metal magnetic disks permanently sealed with an access mechanism inside its drive
System Unit The container that holds the motherboard and keeps components safe.
Network Interface Card Enables a PC to connect to a network
Optical Drive Adds read and write capabilities to your computer for portability
GB, Gigabyte Storage measurement in billions of bytes
Optical Drive Adds read and write capabilities to your computer for portability
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