Where is the gold in computer processors?

Answer The gold in computer processors consists of the gold plating on the pins or metal feet that allow them to be attached to the circuit board, or the gold plating on the thermal contact surface. These... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Where is the gold in computer processors

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 »

Computer processors?

Performance Wise there is no problem, it works fine. Only problem with AMD in India is , it stops working / works erratic with high heat and humidity.

Who makes computer processors?

There are several companies throughout history that have made central processing units (CPUs) for computers, and many still remain today. The most popular processor manufacturers are AMD and Intel.... Read More »

How to Understand Computer Processors?

Computers serve as the centerpiece for modern communications, entertainment and business. Inside each computer is a piece of hardware affectionately known in the information technology field the "... Read More »