it necessary to upgrade the BIOS on your computer?
your computer’s operating system and software up to date is critical. However,
we’ve already discussed why you shouldn’t upgrade your hardware drivers in
general, though gamers will undoubtedly want to update their graphics drivers.
What about BIOS upgrades, though?
updates will not make your computer quicker, will not bring new functionality
that you require, and may cause problems. Only update your BIOS if the new
version contains a required feature.
What’s a BIOS?
(basic input/output system) is an acronym for a basic input/output system. When
you turn on your computer, the BIOS takes over and starts the power-on
self-test (POST) before handing over control to the boot loader. This is how
your computer’s operating system gets started. The BIOS is low-level system
software that should “simple function” without interfering with your day-to-day
of the classic BIOS, computers now come with UEFI firmware. UEFI is low-level
system software that serves a similar purpose.
your operating system