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Computer Studies - Types of computers

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Super Computer
-Very Powerful
-Thousands of Processors
-Used for many calculations at once; Weather forecasting
Main Frame
-Very Powerful
-Powers terminals together
-Used by large companies to store and process data
Personal Computer Desktop
-Powerful
-Individuals
-A small desktop for home use to store and process data
Net Top
-Low Power
-Mini
-Used as a small desktop computer; Internet browsing
Laptop
-Powerful
-Portable
-Used as a personal computer for portability
Net Book
-Slightly powerful
-Light, mobile and portable
-Used for travelling and is smaller than laptop; macbook air
PDA/Palmtop
-Very Small
-No Keyboard but has touch pen screen
-Used for a mobile device that functions as a personal info manager
Embedded
-Specific Tasks
-Small/little memory
-Used for controlling specific actions of a computer