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Types of Computers

Computers is a broad term that covers a wide range of electronic devices, as the types of computers running today span from desktop and laptop computers like PCs and Macintoshes, to servers, workstations, supercomputers and more. Smartphones and tablets are additional types of computers, and with their increasingly complex microprocessors powering them, even advanced gaming devices, TVs, automobile entertainment systems, and multimedia devices can be considered types of computers.

From the latest mobile devices to the largest supercomputers in the world, our types of computers dictionary has you covered with a glossary of key terms you need to know.

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