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M.2 Format


Curipod lesson about topic "M.2 Format"

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1. Word cloud
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What is M.2 format?
2. Slide
60 seconds
M.2 format is a type of internal expansion card designed to fit into a slot on a computer's motherboard. M.2 is used to expand storage and can also be used for wireless cards, USB and other connection types. M.2 is typically smaller than other expansion cards, making it a great choice for laptops and other small form factor computers.
M.2 Format: Understanding the Basics
3. Slide
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Motherboard: The main circuit board of a computer, which contains the connectors for attaching additional circuits. Expansion Card: A circuit board that can be inserted into an expansion slot on the motherboard to add functionality to a computer system. Form Factor: The physical dimensions, power supply type and other specifications of a device.
4. Slide
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M.2 is sometimes referred to as the Next Generation Form Factor (NGFF). The M.2 format has been around since 2013, but it has become increasingly popular in recent years. The M.2 format is used in many of the latest laptop models, as well as in some desktop computers.
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5. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What was the most useful thing you learned today about M.2 Format?
6. Open question
660 seconds
Work together in pairs: What are the advantages and disadvantages of using the M.2 format for data storage?
7. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw a self-portrait of you as an alien
8. Poll
300 seconds
What is the M.2 format?
  • A type of memory card
  • A type of disk drive
  • A type of solid state drive
  • A type of RAM module
9. Poll
300 seconds
What type of data can be stored on an M.2 drive?
  • Documents and media
  • Operating system files
  • Software programs
  • All of the above
10. Poll
300 seconds
What is the maximum capacity of an M.2 drive?
  • 1TB
  • 2TB
  • 4TB
  • 8TB
11. Poll
300 seconds
What are the advantages of an M.2 drive compared to a traditional HDD?
  • Faster read/write speeds
  • Smaller size
  • Less power consumption
  • All of the above
12. Poll
300 seconds
What type of connection does an M.2 drive use?
  • USB
  • PCIe
  • SATA
  • Thunderbolt

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