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3.2: Summary

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    Summary

    The main internal components of the system or device are Motherboard (system board), Memory module, Processor slot(s), processor chip,(central processing unit, or CPU, Adapter card slot(s) or expansion card slot(s), Adapter card (expansion card), Internal drive bay, Hard drive, and Power supply. 

    The main external components are Bays are used to house CD and DVD drives, Slots are used to insert modem cards, wireless-access cards, and other PC cards that may not be internal to the system unit, and Ports are used to connect additional input, output, storage, and communication devices. 


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