By Ewan Cussons
Operating systems used for game platforms
We use operating systems in all kinds of technology, these are some listed below.
- Android - phones like a HTC or Samsung.
- iOS - All handheld apple products like the iPhone or iPad.
- Linux - PC operating system, used on airplane displays.
-OS X - Apple PCs, like the iMac or the MacBook Pro.
- Microsoft Windows - Used by almost everybody in the world and is commonly use in Schools.
- Windows Phone - Phones like a Nokia or Windows phone.
Depending on the technology the operating system can either be simple or complex, for example if you compare the Xbox 360 to the Xbox One.
Application software used to develop games
- MS Word.
- MS Excel.
- A console game.
However these cannot run all by itself and is dependent on system software to execute, like an operating system.