The Layperson’s Guide to Computers

Computer = Hardware + Software

Hardware 101

Memory, storage, ports, and chips. Everything else is secondary.

CPUs by Performance and Price— Intel and AMD.
Hardware component reference guide.

Desktops vs Laptops

Desktops

Laptops

Operating Systems

Screenshot from BestBuy.com. (Where is Linux?! Read on…)

ChromeOS

Bottom Line

MacOS

Bottom Line

Windows

Computer OS Market Share. Data source.

Bottom line

Top Computer Manufacturers

Linux

A quick look at my customized Linux Mint OS environment.

Bottom line

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