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Types of Computers

Anderson Brito

ByAnderson Brito

Feb 14, 2023

Computers are very versatile devices and capable of performing many different tasks. There are various types of computers, each designed to perform specific tasks. The main types of computers are:

1. Desktop computers: These are computers designed to be used in a fixed location, usually on a desk or table, and are the most common.

2. Laptop computers: These are lighter and more compact computers, designed to be transported from one place to another.

3. Miniaturized computers: These are very small computers, usually used for specific tasks or special applications.

4. Server computers: These are computers designed to provide network services to other computers, such as data storage, file sharing, email, etc.

5. Embedded computers: These are computers used in electronic devices such as cell phones, digital cameras, automotive vehicles, etc.

6. Mainframe computers: These are very large and powerful computers, usually used in businesses and government organizations.

Anderson Brito

By Anderson Brito

Software Engineer with Master's Degree who has been working in the IT field for almost three decades. Enthusiast of hardware and concepts related to AI, Internet of Things and Software Architecture.