Monthly Archives: February 2011

What are the basic units or components of a computer

Following are the main basic units or components of the computer: 1. Input Unit 2. Output Unit 3. Central Processing Unit( CPU / Processor) 4. Memory Unit 5. Storage Unit Diagram Showing Main Components or Basic Units of a Computer Different Basic Units or fundamental components of a computer Brief Description of Basic components of… Read More »

What are Different Types of Computer

Computers can be divided into the following 3 types on the basis of their working mechanism: 1) Analog Computers 2) Digital Computers 3) Hybrid Computers 1. Analog Computers Analog computer is used to measure continuous values. It measures a physical property like voltage, pressure, speed, time and temperature. An analog computer takes input in analog… Read More »

What is Computer

Topic: What is Computer Definition of Computer Computer is an electronic machine that takes data and instructions, processes data according to the given instructions, produces results and stores them for later use. What is a computer – Define computer – Computer Definition A computer is an electronic machine that can: Accept input, Process input, Produce output:… Read More »