Personal Watercrafts, also known as water scooters, are compact water vehicles used mostly for leisure and entertainment related activities. Most PWCs can carry 1-3 individuals, and as opposed to being within the craft, the riders either sit or stand on top of them. The engine is located inboard which works with a pump jet that creates the thrust for steering and movement..
Sailboats are those that are propelled partially or completely by sails. There are many types and sizes of sailboats, primarily based on passenger capacity, range and type of sails. These boats use different kind of sails to harness wind power and navigate through water bodies.
Yachts are almost exclusively used for recreational purposes and are often associated with affluence due to the luxury and exclusivity they afford. There are two main types of yachts. One is the sailing yacht and the other is the motor or power yacht.
Powerboats also referred to as motorboats or speedboats - are powered by motorized engines. Typically, they come with an internal combustion engine fixed inside, an outboard motor at the backside and the propeller and gearbox housed in one area. There are two types of powerboats, determined by engine placement.