Personal computers or PCs (Personal computers) are for home or personal use, as opposed to servers which process larger, organizational data. A standard PC has a central processing unit (CPU), some random access memory (RAM), a hard drive (storage memory) in a box. This box may also contain (especially for laptops) or be connected by wires (or sometimes wirelessly) to input devices, such as a keyboard, mouse, microphone and possibly a gaming device or other alternative input. Then it has output devices, such as a screen and speakers. Optionally, it may be connected to a printer, the Internet or other networks.
PCs has an array of mutlimedia use such as editing videos, playing video games, watching movies and listening to music. It can be seen as a source of entertainment especially when accessing the internet.
Then PCs have software -- instructions that determine how they behave.
- Internet Service Provider
- Internet connection
- video monitor
- digital television
- keyboard (computer)
- smart phone
- pad (computer)
- power cord
- Wiring Up Wiki's Article on personal computers.