These computers were cheaper than business computers, mobile and could be connected to a TV as monitor. Peripheral devices as printer, datasette, disk drives or joysticks could be bought subsequently and connected easily. The use of these computer was easier for non-technical users. After powering on the home computer it is ready, without long boot or start-up phases. After starting up you can directly write and start your program.
A home computer has a keyboard and a motherboard with all important prefabricated parts (CPU, RAM, ROM with OS (mostly BASIC), KERNAL and charsets, soundchip, graphic or video chip) and the connectors for the peripheral devices
 Commodore Home Computers
 Home computers by other companies