How to find out the model of the motherboard?
Sometimes for the right selection of componentsyou need to know exactly what is already in the system unit. Most often you need to know the model of the motherboard. When you purchase in a store, along with the motherboard, you are issued documents and the box on it, the exact model is always indicated on them. How to find out the model of the motherboard, if the data is not saved?
Recognizing the motherboard model: ways to
- The most reliable way is to open the system unit andlook. Most manufacturers indicate the model directly on the device or attach data labels to it. However, this is not always possible, for example, if your personal computer is sealed with warranty seals, which only a specialist can disclose. If there is an order number on the guarantee seal, you can call the store, usually before the expiration of the warranty period they have data on the assemblies.
- Let's look at how to find out the model of the motherIf you can not open the system unit. The easiest way in this case is via the BIOS. When you boot the computer, press DEL until a special menu appears. Choose Advanced BIOS Features and at the very top look at the model of the motherboard.
- Many are afraid to use the BIOS toinadvertently something not to spoil, and in the issue of recognizing the model of the motherboard, the software will help them. The most common program is CPU-Z. Run it, we find the top tab MAINBOARD, in the Model window we look at the model of the motherboard, the window above (Manufacturer) can be seen and the manufacturer.