Deciding whether a laptop or a desktop is a good choice is old question which does not have a definite answer. Desktops and laptops both have their own advantages and disadvantages. Their practicality and benefits will depend on the situation and the purpose they are used for. Let’s look at some advantages and disadvantages of laptops and desktops.
What to expect with desktops?
Desktops are larger in size compared to laptops. With desktops, it becomes easier to have a bigger memory space and higher RAM. This is because they the memory as well as the RAM can be easily expanded in the desktop while in the space in laptop is limited for expansion. With the big amount of space, desktops allow users to use almost unlimited accessories which may not be entirely possible with laptop. With the bigger space, you can also keep updating desktops and add latest programs, accessories and components to prevent it from turning obsolete.
What to expect from laptops?
The one major advantage that laptops have over desktops is their portability. You can carry laptops to any possible place. If you job requires constant travelling or if you are a student living away from home in a hostel, then you need a laptop for your assignments and work. In such a situation, a laptop becomes a necessity than an option. No matter the lightening speed or the power of your desktop, there is no way you can unplug it and use it. Laptops offer the liberty to work while travelling. The present day laptops are technically advanced and it would not be wrong to say that their power matches with desktops. Modern Laptops have advanced technology compared to the older ones. Though you will have to shell out more for a high-end laptop compared to buying a desktop, you would surely be pleased with its innumerable features.