System Software and Application Software are crucial parts of the computer they are differentially required for their own work purpose. This both software’s their own working areas and differences.
- It is user-oriented software
- It is developed to solve the particular problem of the user or to make the user’s task easier.
- It is not usually provided by the hardware, developer, the user has to add a per need.
- It is usually expensive.
- A computer runs without application software.
- It is comprehensively easier to develop.
- Application software can be developed without the knowledge of computer hardware.
- Examples are Microsoft Office Package, Tally, Banking Packages, Mozilla Firefox
- It is hardware-oriented software.
- Developed to operate or manage the hardware components.
- It will manage the hardware components.
- System software is usually provided by the hardware developer along with the hardware.
- It is either cheaper or provided free of cost.
- A computer cannon be operated without system software.
- It is difficult to develop and requires a high level of intelligence to develop the system software. They are complicated and system software needs to be studied if it is required for any specific device.
- To develop system software users should have deep knowledge of computer hardware.
- Some examples are Microsoft Windows, Android, Mac, Linux, etc…