Advantages of Notebook Computers Over Desktop Computers

By: henery008

In this era of technology almost every person are well aware of the importance of Computer. Nowadays Computer can be found in most of the houses; but considering the factors such as portability and mobility, the notebook computer is in great demand over the resent years.

Notebooks or laptop computers are small, compact, portable computers. Depending on the size, Laptop computers weight between two to eighteen pounds. An externally connected adapter is used for running Laptops or they run on a single battery. Notebook battery packs need to recharge after which they may be used for power back up for few hours.

Notebook computers have many advantages over personal computer. Notebook is an particularly lightweight as compare to personal computer. One major difference between the personal computer and notebook computer is the display. Different technologies and techniques is being used to produce display screens that are very lightweight.
Normally Notebook computers come with a built in keyboard and a touchpad, for input. An external keyboard or mouse may also be used instead of the built in components. Notebook computers normally have a LCD and use a different memory module from that of a desktop computer. The features of the screens vary from notebook to notebook. Most display screens for notebook computers have a VGA resolution which is 640x480 pixels with 16 or 256 colors.

Notebook computers or laptops are designed in such a way that they are capable of performing the same tasks as those of desktop computer. Generally notebook computers have the same components that are used in desktop computers, but components used in laptop are smaller and well optimized for mobility and efficient use of power.

One of the drawbacks of laptop or notebook computers is that they are less powerful then desktop computers of the same price. Notebook computers with very powerful specifications may cost a lot

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