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Advantages

  1. Vacuum tubes were the only electronic components available during those days.
  2. Vacuum tube technology made possible the advent of electronic digital computers.
  3. These computers were the fastest calculating devices of their time. They could perform computations in milliseconds.
Disadvantages
  1. Too bulky in size.
  2. Unreliable.
  3. Thousands of vacuum tubes that were used emitted large amount of heat and burnt out frequently
  4. Air conditioning required.
  5. Prone to frequent hardware failures.
  6. Constant maintenance required.
  7. No portable.
  8. Manual assembly of individual components into functioning unit required.
  9. Commercial production was difficult and costly.
  10. Limited commercial use.


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