• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course examines the different requirements and options available for various types of computers, including workstations, home theater systems, and high-end gaming computers.

Learning Objectives

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Custom PC configuration

  • describe the requirements of a graphic design workstation such as processor, video, and RAM
  • describe the requirements of an audio/video editing workstation including video, HD, and dual monitors
  • recognize requirements of a virtualized workstation such as RAM and CPU
  • list features of a gaming PC such as processor, video, sound, and cooling
  • recognize features of a thick client such as applications and operating system requirements
  • describe features of a thin client such as basic applications and network connectivity
  • describe features and capabilities of the Home Server PC including media streaming, file sharing, gigabit NICs, and RAID
  • customize computer system configuration


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