Technically speaking, using the term computer desk is really another way of saying office desk; however, there are one or two characteristics that separate the two office furniture items.
Computer desks are primarily as you would assume from the name – specifically designed for those workers who choose to use laptop computers or large fixed computers and they will probably come with certain holes in places to fit computer leads and may come with keyboard arms and pull out keyboard trays in some cases.
If you are thinking of buying an office desk for your home office and want value for money it would be advisable to look at a computer desk before a bog standard office desk because this piece of furniture will give you a number of multi task features all rolled into one item.
You need to check the heights and lengths of the computer desk you are buying because it is sometimes the case that many of the models may only provide minimal leg room.
To save space in your home office you may consider purchasing an electronic unit which will help connect all your office equipment items to the back of your computer in one go and which can be fitted to any office desk – it makes life easy.