A desktop computer is a personal computing device designed to fit on top of a typical office desk. It houses the physical hardware that makes a computer run and connects to input devices such as the monitor, keyboard, and mouse users interact with.
The basic parts of a desktop computer are the computer case, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power cord. Each part plays an important role whenever you use a computer.Desktop Components
Input Unit (keyboard, mouse, scanner), CPU, Primary Memory, and Output Unit are the four basic components of a computer system.
- Central Processing Unit (CPU)
- Power Supply.
- Random Access Memory (RAM)
- Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- Video Card.
- Solid-State Drive (SSD)
- Optical Disc Drive (e.g. BD drive, DVD drive, CD drive)