Hardware and software flyer

Hardware

Hardware is hard and a durable object. It is a part of a computer that you can touch, for example: a mouse or a keyboard. there are lots of different hardware objects such as, speakers, discs, dvd players/cd players and lots more. Hardware is a thing that you can pick up and replace without getting a technician to come and replace it, Hardware is on the outside of the computer. There are 3 different type of hardware: input where you put information into the computer, output is the out come of what you put on the computer and storage where you store information in the computer.

examples of input:

keyboard

mouse

buttons

examples of output:

speakers

touchscreen

microphone

printers

headphones

examples of storage:

CD

DVD

SD Cards

USB sticks

Things like a keyboard is used for a computer so you can type and a mouse is used so you can control the screen. But then things like CD and DVDS is used for storing information and films, ect. These are things we use in everyday life and without them there would no way to store things and no way you could do anything with a computer.

Software

But there is something called software, software is something you cant touch such as : Microsoft, PowerPoint and lots more. Normally, software is inside of the computer on a little disc. Apple and good/safari is an example of software because it is in the computer and you can't physically touch it. there are 2 types of software, programme which is apps like Microsoft and operating systems which is controlling the programmes so brands such as android and IOS.


examples of programme:

Google

safari

facebook

twitter

instagram

snapchat

examples of operating system:

apple

windows

IOS

Linux

android

Things like, instagram are used entertainment and being sociable and then things like Microsoft are used for work, carrying information, to being able to save things in everyday life.