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What is the little screen on the motherboard called?

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Posted · Original PosterOP

What is the little screen that shows the POST codes called?

I heard someone call it a BIOS information screen but I want to make sure.

 

Also, do all motherboards have this?

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38 minutes ago, Shimejii said:

Not all motherboards come with it unfortunately, they make diagnosing issues much easier

Speakers.

 

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It's not even a screen, just 7-segment readout ... like what those dinky $5 calculators use.

Different board manufacturers have different names for them but...are the exact same thing.

ASUS = Q-Code LED

Gigabyte = DB Port

AsRock = Dr. Debug

 

You typically only find them on higher-end boards

(e.g. ASUS ROG, Gigabyte Aorus, etc).

 


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