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What is the difference between firmware, software and hardware?

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Firmware: Micro programs written in machine languages are called firmware. they are permanently stored on ROM.

Hardware: Physical components of computer system are called hardware. Like keyboard, Mouse, Printer etc.

Software: Collection of programs designed for a specific need is called software. Like financial accounting software, MS-Word etc
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jawahar
5 years ago
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Hardware are the physical parts of a computer system. Software and Firmware, which is also Software, are the programs that are executed on the hardware. Firmware is some low level software, that is required to operate the hardware and that is typically stored in a nonvolatile memory on the hardware. For example, peripherals like printers contain a FLASH memory for the printer's firmware.
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Anonymous
5 years ago
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Firmware is a software written in an extremely low level code and embedded in a hardware for the purpose of controlling it when all the other softwares are deleted.
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Anonymous
5 years ago
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Hardware: Physical components of computer system are called hardware. Like keyboard, Mouse, Printer etc.

Firmware: Micro programs written in machine languages are called firmware. they are permanently stored on ROM.Firmware is what tells your computer how to use the hardware inside it.


Software: Collection of programs designed for a specific need is called software. Like os, MS-Word etc
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Anonymous
5 years ago
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Hardware is the physical electronic circuitry that actually does the work of a computer. Software is the ephemeral sets of instructions that the hardware examines to figure out what to do; it usually is stored on disk or downloaded from the Internet. Firmware is software that has been somewhat permanently recorded somewhere in the hardware, e.g., in ROM.
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Anonymous
5 years ago
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hardware: hardware is the physical unit of the computer.
software: software is a collection of programs to bring the hardware system into operation.
firmware: firmware is micro programs written in machine languages are called firmware
hardware: it is the heart of the computer system
software: it is the brain of the computer



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jothi
2 years ago
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Hardware: Hardware are the physical parts of a computer system Like keyboard, Mouse, Printer etc. Software and Firmware (which is also Software) are the programs that are executed on the hardware.
Hardware is the physical electronic circuitry that actually does the work of a computer.


Firmware: Micro programs written in machine languages are called firmware. they are permanently stored on ROM.
Firmware is a software written in an extremely low level code and embedded in a hardware for the purpose of controlling it when all the other softwares are deleted.



Software: Collection of programs designed for a specific need is called software. Like financial accounting software, MS-Word etc
Software is the ephemeral sets of instructions that the hardware examines to figure out what to do; it usually is stored on disk or downloaded from the Internet.

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NAVAL Dantre
3 years ago
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software-brain of the computer and also collection of programs desinged for specific need
hardware-physical components of computer
firmware it is peremanent in rom micro programs written in machine languages
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Anonymous
1 year ago
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HARDWARE:-It refers to those components of a computer system which can be physically see and touch , such as keyboard,mouse,speakers,motherboard etc

SOFTWARE:-The instruction that we feed into a computer in the form of program is called SOFTWARE. It controls the operation of a computer system and make the hardware run.

FIRMWARE:-Firmware is a prewritten program that is permanently stored in read-only memory.It configures the computer and is not easily modifiable by the user . BIOS(Basic Input Output Services)instructions are an example of firmware.
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sumona
2 years ago
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hardware :physical component which can touch and feel.

software :a set of instruction given to a machine code that tells a computer what to do and how to perform the given task

firmware: the program written ROM is called firmware and hardware are used to write a program in ROM
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sandesh
2 years ago
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hardware - physical components interconnected ex: Mother board
software - set of Application using programming Languages ex:c,c++
firmware - microchips working on rom instruction
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maran
2 years ago
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hardware is the physical component which exists physically.
these are capable of performing different task.
ex are motherboard, monitor etc
firmware is the combination of software and hardware.
it is combination of persistant memory and program codes and data stored in it.
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Divyshri jain
2 years ago
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hardware: it is the heart of the computer.
software: it is the brain of the computer.
firmware: it is the combination of hardware and software.
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swapna patel
2 years ago
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Hardware: It is a embedded Physical components ex: Resistors, capacitors,inductors, chips , keyboard,mouse etc.,

Software: It is a programming part Purely related to application development.

Ex:Communication between two entites by using TCP/IP etc.,

Firmware: It is a embedded Driver level Language where we are going to develop the Protocol to work our application.

Ex: Ethernet Protocol is a driver development for MII/RMII interface for TCP/IP application stack has to develop.
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Sri-Engineer
2 years ago
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HARDWARE- it is a physicalpart of the computer, it is the heart of the computersystem,it is refer to those components ofcomputer which can be physical see&tuch,these are capable to perform various tasks,

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avanish gupta
1 year ago
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hardware: the physical component of computer which we can touch and handle like mouse, keyboard, etc.

software:the softwares which we can install, modify or remove from our computer which we can't touch like operating system,web browsers, etc.

firmware: the collection of hardware and software is regarded as firmware, it link between hardware and software.
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dhrub raj giri
2 years ago
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firmware is the combination of hardware and software in the same place defining hardware is the outer part of the things that u can touch with your hands whereas software is the the brain of the programs that can not be touched
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Anonymous
2 years ago
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hardware is all the equipment inside your computer. software are run on your computer. firmware is known as drives.
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travis
2 years ago
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Hardware - all the physical components of a computer, including peripherals, like monitor, keyboard, mouse.
Software -set of programs or instructions that guide and directs the operation of the hardware. There are many different types, including FIRMWARE, which is a set of programs basic to the computer, and instructs the hardware on what to do, even in the absence of any other software.
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