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CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Installing Hardware and Display Components

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Installing Hardware and Display Components


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description

Time to upgrade your computer? Explore best practices to handle laptop hardware and components. In this course you will learn about SSD, hybrid, and magnetic hard drive types. Study various forms of computer memory. See how to install common hardware, such as keyboards, smart card readers, touchpads, Wi-Fi antenna connectors, webcams, touchscreens, and microphones. Get familiar wireless cards, Bluetooth modules, cellular cards, and mini PCIe. Learn the difference between LCD and OLED displays. Finally, learn about inverter power supplies used in LCD monitors.



Expected Duration (hours)
1.1

Lesson Objectives

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Installing Hardware and Display Components

  • differentiate between SSD, Hybrid, and Magnetic hard drive types
  • install laptop memory
  • install common input devices such as keyboards, smart card readers, touchpads, and optical drives
  • differentiate between wireless cards, Bluetooth modules, cellular cards, and mini PCIe
  • install common output devices such as speakers and display
  • install or replace common system components such as memory, video cards, batteries, frames, CPU, system boards, and DC jacks
  • differentiate between LCD and OLED
  • install Wi-Fi antenna connectors
  • install webcams and microphones
  • install inverters
  • install digitizers and touchscreens
  • replace laptop hardware components
  • Course Number:
    it_cscoao_01_05_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner