What is a motherboard?
Over the past few decadesscientific and technological progress has moved far ahead. Computers have become constant companions of our lives. Therefore, it is advisable to consider what is the motherboard and its main purpose in the PC.
So, the motherboard is the basis of the moderncomputer. It combines all the individual elements (processor, RAM, sound card, hard disk, graphics card) and synchronizes their work. It is the motherboard that will determine which type of processor (performance, number of processors, etc.) to install, the type and amount of RAM, and other additional hardware.
The motherboard contains in its compositionThe chipset, which synchronizes the work of the processor and other parts. In its composition, there are special connectors (so-called expansion slots or sockets), through which additional devices are connected.