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What are three computer peripherals?
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What are the three main categories of computer peripherals?
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Is there any way to make computer peripherals faster?
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What is pheripheral devices?
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What are peripheral device use for?
A peripheral is a device connected to a host computer, but not part of it, and is more or less dependent on the host. These are also input/output devices. It expands the host's capabilities, but does not form part of the core computer architecture. There are three different types of peripherals: Input Output Storage An output peripheral is an external device that provides input and output for the computer. For example RAM has a peripheral output. Some peripherals, such as the external hardrive, provide both input and output for the computer. Usually for every external device there are input and output peripherals. An example of only input peripherals, a keyboard and a mouse are input and peripherals. An example of an output peripherals are hard drives disk. The storage peripherals are also considered to be used to store information on the computer for future use. Examples are computer printers, image scanners, tape drives, microphones, loudspeakers, webcams, and digital cameras.