A mixer, depending on the type also called a hand mixer or stand mixer, is a kitchen device that uses a gear-driven mechanism to rotate a set of "beaters" in a bowl containing the food or liquids to be prepared by mixing them. Mixers help automate the repetitive tasks of stirring, whisking or beating.
It has two mixing attachments. ... The base, the mixing bowl, and the three attachment heads (beater, dough hook, whisk). Stand mixer can do everything that a hand mixer can do, also it's more heavy duty, you can mix pizza dough, pastry, anything requires gluten.