CLASSIFICATION OF COMPUTER

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Based on generation Based on type Based on purpose Based on size and processing power BASED ON GENERATION This refers to the periods and stages of development of computer. This stages or period of development started from 1946 to date. REASONS FOR GENERATION OF COMPUTER Capability: Need for more powerful, reliable computer since the first generation may not be able to carryout some certain jobs.

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CLASSIFICATION OF COMPUTERCLASSIFICATION OF COMPUTERBased on generationBased on typeBased on purposeBased on size and processing powerBASED ON GENERATIONThis refers to the periods and stages of development of computer. This stages or period of development started from 1946 to date.REASONS FOR GENERATION OF COMPUTERCapability: Need for more powerful, reliable computer since the first generation may not be able to carryout some certain jobs.Cost: The cost of purchasing which is high. E.g. vacuum tube is exorbitant such that only the well-to-do (rich) could own a computer.Power consumption: Old generation of computer consumes so much electricity; hence there is need for machine that can carryout the same jobs but consumes less electric current.Size: Need for computer which can perform same task but smaller in size so that computer can be owned by private individual and sma

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