What is a power supply correction?

What is a power supply correction?

The power factor of an electronic device is measured by the ratio of power that is needs from the power supply and the power that it uses. The power factor that your devices should be at is 1.0 which means that it uses all the power that it draws. This load produced...
What Are Serial Port Cards?

What Are Serial Port Cards?

Computers are versatile devices that can be used for a seemingly endless variety of tasks. If you have one, chances are that you use yours to connect to the internet, to print important documents, to watch movies and videos, and for many other purposes.  Serial ports...
What Are Default Device Drivers

What Are Default Device Drivers

The computers that we use on a daily basis are made up of two basic components; the software and the hardware. The hardware on any PC are its physical components, such as keyboards, motherboards and monitors. The software, on the other hand, are the programs and...
Types of Computer Chips

Types of Computer Chips

Computer chips are made of semi-conducting material, such as silicon, and contain millions of transistors. The miniaturization of these components is what has driven the world of computing from the early days, when PCs weighed several tons, to today, when computers...
Signs That Your PC Is Low on RAM

Signs That Your PC Is Low on RAM

Random Access Memory, otherwise referred to as RAM or Memory, is an important component in computers. Before explaining what happens when a PC is low on RAM, we must first outline the crucial role that Memory plays in computing.   What Is The Role Of RAM In A...
Reasons Why Your CPU May Be Slow

Reasons Why Your CPU May Be Slow

If you have ever been in the market for a new computer, you probably have heard how the advertisers of different computers punt the idea of the Central Processing Unit (CPU). The CPU is an extremely important part of your computer. It is what determines the speed with...