portable computer


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Related to portable computer: laptop
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.portable computer - a personal computer that can easily be carried by handportable computer - a personal computer that can easily be carried by hand
briefcase computer - a portable computer housed in a box that resembles a briefcase
flat panel display, FPD - a type of video display that is thin and flat; commonly used in laptop computers
hand-held computer, hand-held microcomputer - a portable battery-powered computer small enough to be carried in your pocket
laptop, laptop computer - a portable computer small enough to use in your lap
notebook computer, notebook - a small compact portable computer
microcomputer, PC, personal computer - a small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time
Translations
حاسوب نَقّال
přenosný počítač
laptop computer
taşınabilir bilgisayar

portable

(ˈpoːtəbl) adjective
able to be carried, or moved easily from place to place. a portable radio.
portable computer noun
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Toshiba's newest Portege notebook is the perfect lightweight companion for the high-travel users that require the lightest and thinnest portable computer possible," said Steve Andler, vice president of marketing, Toshiba CSG.
Compaq and IBM started competing head-to-head in the market for portable computers, bringing out substantially more appealing designs about every twelve to eighteen months.
As portable computers grow in popularity, thefts of both the laptop itself and the data it contains become more of a threat.
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expects that the laptop share of the portable computer market will be a mere 10% by 1995, compared with the hefty 81% of the portable market it had in 1990.
With AER Energy's long run-time battery technology, we will be offering our customers increased productivity and also meeting a need for longer run-times in new segments of the portable computer market.

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