How is a computer monitor measured?

Answer Computer monitors (both regular and widescreen) are measured diagonally in inches from corner to corner. Monitor manufacturers usually quote two sizes: viewable area (the total usable portion of th... Read More »

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How is computer processing speed measured?

The number of instructions per second the processor can execute measures processor speed. Modern processor ratings are in GHz (gigahertz, or billions of cycles per second). A 2 GHz processor exec... Read More »

Why is a computer's speed measured in nanoseconds?

Computer electronic calculations and operations are performed at such high speeds that very small units of time are needed to measure them. One nanosecond is equal to one billionth of a second.Sour... Read More »

Are computer monitors measured diagonally?

Computer monitors are measured diagonally. On an LCD monitor, the diagonal measurement includes only the viewable portion of the monitor. CRT monitors, however, are measured from the outside corner... Read More »