Where is 计算机 used for "computer", and where does it mean "calculator". In regions where it means "calculator" what is the word for "supercomputer" (assuming that 超级计算机 is not used there)?
计算机is often used for
computerin written language in mainland China. And
Desktop computerin oral language.
计算机just as @StarCub said.
- And for
笔记本电脑, or just called
超级计算机is used for
supercomputer. But generally speaking,
supercomputeroften has its own name, just like
In mainland China
Calculator = 计算器
Computer = 计算机
电脑 is also used for Computer, especially Personal Computer. Mostly used in oral form.
In Taiwan, 计算机 is a pocket calculator, and 电脑 is any kind of computer (with a screen, keyboard, graphics card etc).