Hardware & Software

BY CHARLY PEGG

What is Hardware ??

Abbreviated as HW, Hardware is best described as any physical component of a computer system that contains a circuit board, IC'S, or other electronics. A perfect example of hardware is the screen on which you are viewing this page. Whether it be a computer monitor, tablet or smartphone; it's hardware.

What is Software ??

Software means computer instructions or data. Anything that can be stored electronically is software, in contrast to storage devices and display devices which are called Hardware.

Output and Input

Input is putting in something