How much gold is in a computer motherboard?

Answer A typical motherboard from a personal computer has less than 1 gram of gold in it, with a metric ton of computer circuit boards yielding up to 1,500 grams of gold.Source:Gold Scrap Recovery, Hub Pa... Read More »

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Are the pins in computer processes really gold, or are they just gold plated?

That depends. Now-A-Days they are only gold plated for cost reasons, thats why components are now priced cheaper. Back in the day, processors & such were made of 24 carat gold & were expensive. Whe... Read More »

If I vacuumed inside my desktop computer case, is my computer's motherboard fried?

ESD =Electro Static Discharge can damage a motherboard and all of its components static doesn't seem like much to us as humans but for those tiny components its like lightning so you could have ver... Read More »

Computer motherboard?

Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 LGA 1155 supports Intel 32 nm processor. So if you put a i3, i5 or i7 processor then only you will be able to use the HD 3000 or HD 2000 graphics which is integrated and avai... Read More »

What is the use of motherboard of computer ?

It is also called the "mainboard" or "system board" and everything in the computer essentially plugs in to the motherboard. Add-on boards are sometimes referred to as "daughter-boards." The moth... Read More »