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Difference between Server OS and Client OS
  • Last Updated : 02 Jul, 2020

1. Client OS :
It is an operating system that operates within desktop. It is used to obtain services from a server. It run on the client devices like laptop, computer and is very simple operating system.

2. Server OS :
It is an operating system that is designed to be used on server. It is used to provide services to multiple client. It can serve multiple client at a time and is very advanced operating system.



Difference between Server OS and Client OS :

Server Operating SystemClient Operating System
It can be used to provide services to multiple client.It can obtain services from a server.
It can serve multiple client at a time.It serves a single user at a time.
It is complex operating system.It is simple operating system.
It runs on the server.It runs on the client devices like laptop, computer etc.
It is an operating system that is designed to be used on server.It is an operating system that operates within desktop.
It provides more security.It provides less security.
It has greater processing power.It has less processing power.
It is more stable.It is less stable.
It is highly efficient.It is less efficient.
Examples: Red Hat, Linux.Examples: Windows, Android.

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