Types of computer

After completing this lesson, student must be able to:

  • Describe the  classification of computer on the basis of brand and model.
  • Discuss the use of digital computer in our daily life.
  • Classify  the  computer on the basis of work.
  • Classify  the  computer on the basis of size.

Notes

Classification of Computer On the Basis of Work

There are three types of the computer on the basis of work. They are analog, digital, and hybrid computer. This note contains a brief description of how computers are classified.

Classification of Computer On the Basis of Size

On the basis of size there are four types of computer. They are minicomputer , micro computer mainframe computer and super computer. This note explains the classification of computers on the basis of their size.

Use of Digital Computer in Our Daily Life

Laptop and palmtop computers, multimedia computer and personal digital assistants are various types of digital computers. This note shows the use of digital computers in our daily or professional world.

Classification of Computer On the Basis of Brand and Model

IBM PC,IBM compatibles, apple computers are top branded computers. This note has brief explanation on different types of computers divided according to brand and model.