The prerequisites for the success of modern man is his awareness and the use of high-tech mechanisms, computer devices of various types.
Corresponding copies, which include laptops and netbooks, provide the possibility of obtaining information and timely response to it. These types of PCs combine fairly compact size, mobility, and purpose, although their capabilities and characteristics vary significantly.
Laptops and netbooks: the differences
Laptops are defined as personal laptops. Their design includes PC components: electronics, keyboard, display, pointing device (touchpad or touch pad). They contain batteries and devices (mounted or connected), providing access to the Internet, speakers, etc. Depending on the processor power,the amount of memory and a set of functions they can be a complete replacement for desktop computers, and can be used with any one purpose (gaming).
Netbooks are lightweight compact laptops with increased battery life. The number of functions performed by such equipment is significantly less than that of a laptop.
Netbooks in most cases are used for internet surfing. The list of their actions is limited. Equipping these devices allows you to work with documents, listen to music, watch movies.
Advantages of laptops and netbooks over desktop computers
There are several advantages of compact representatives in comparison with desktop personal computers:
- small dimensions and weight. Laptops and netbooks can be taken on a trip, and transportation does not require a lot of energy and time;
- no need to connect external devices;
- possibility of autonomous functioning;
- the presence of Wi-Fi adapters that allow the use of wireless Internet;
- small power consumption.
When choosing a compact computer device, you should consider the following factors: the purpose of the acquisition, cost, device power, functionality. Laptops have a fairly high price, netbooks are much cheaper. The battery life of the latter is much longer than that of laptops, due to its low power consumption.