As nouns the difference between storyboard and prototype
is that storyboard
is a series of drawings that lay out the sequence of scenes in a film, especially an animated one while prototype
is an original object or form which is a basis for other objects, forms, or for its models and generalizations.
As verbs the difference between storyboard and prototype
is that storyboard
is to create and arrange storyboard drawings while prototype
is to create a prototype of.
A series of drawings that lay out the sequence of scenes in a film, especially an animated one.
Any sequence of drawings or diagrams which illustrate a sequence of events, e.g. in an accident or as a flowsheet for computer programming.
- The storyboard process helps promote brainstorming, highlights missing tasks, and allows the team to incorporate changes prior to traveling too far down a particular path. — By Cheryl A. Malloy & William Cooley, NASA & SAIC
To create and arrange storyboard drawings.
- Storyboarding allows students to work together as they generate ideas and eliminates the territorial defensiveness that often occurs when new ideas are suggested. — "Using Storyboarding to Determine components of Dellness for University Students" J Am Coll Health. 1996 Jan;44(4):180-3
An original object or form which is a basis for other objects, forms, or for its models and generalizations
An early sample or model built to test a concept or process
(semantics) An instance of a category or a concept that combines its most representative attributes.
- The prototype had loose wires and rough edges, but it worked.
(computing) A declaration of a function that specifies the name, return type, and parameters but none of the body, or actual code.
- A robin is a prototype of a bird; a penguin is not.
* See also
* prototype theory
To create a prototype of.