Despite the fact that laptops have become very popular, desktops also have their own advantages. Below here we are going to take a look at some of the advantages and disadvantages of using a desktop.
Advantages of Desktop PC
It is very easy to upgrade a desktop which is a big advantage. The reason is that it has more space for new IDE disks and PCI cards. They are also easy to service and if there is anything that needs to be replaced, it can be done easily. The fact that a desktop has more space it is easier to add mainboard, cards as well as hard drives and chips.
You do not have to worry about the battery like those in laptops. Desktops are plugged into power during the operation.
Large screen- Monitors have larger screens generally and that makes it easier to read, browse the web and watch movies.
Did you know that desktops are cheaper than laptops and tablets? Despite the fact that they have better and more powerful hardware they are still cheaper.
Disadvantages of Desktop PC:
Need keyboard, mouse and monitor – you cannot work on your desktop if you do not have a mouse as well as a keyboard as well as a monitor.
Unlike laptops, you will not be able to use a wireless connection.
Not portable – this is one disadvantage that you will have since you cannot move to your desktop. You will have to be on your desk to use. Although this can be an advantage as you will not have to worry about your work being stolen.