desktop computer


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.desktop computer - a personal computer small enough to fit conveniently in an individual workspacedesktop computer - a personal computer small enough to fit conveniently in an individual workspace
microcomputer, PC, personal computer - a small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
asztali számítógép
namizni računalnik

desktop computer

[ˈdɛskˌtɒp kəmˈpjuːtəʳ] n(computer) desk top m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Apple has asked the White House to exclude components that make up the upcoming Mac Pro high-end desktop computer from import tariffs, weeks after planning to shift production of the line to China from Texas, Bloomberg's Mark Niquette and Mark Gurman report.
The aptly named miniature desktop computer Mac mini may get an update before the year ends.
It was also revealed the company are renaming their desktop software macOS, as well as adding Siri to their desktop computer software for the first time.
Keeping at least one desktop computer in each classroom is a common practice, and some schools are keeping their dedicated desktop labs, either for general use or for specialized classes.
26 -- SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash memory storage solutions, today announced an affordable, easy-to-install SSD caching solution that lets consumers significantly improve their desktop computer's performance.
MANAMA: The Bahrain Computer Repair Centre (BCRC) has partnered with Indian company inTarvo Technologies Limited to launch the first-of-its-kind advanced repair and refurbishment centre for laptop and desktop computer motherboards.
recently rolled out a desktop computer installed with its Acer Clear.f1 cloud-computing system as the company's first step into digital home market.
CherryPal Inc, a Californian based computer manufacturer, has launched the CherryPal C100 desktop computer, which has a power consumption rating of two watts and boots up in around 20 seconds.
Area families can register at participating Schnucks stores to win a free desktop computer for a classroom of their choice.
Tech professionals are willing to bypass their BlackBerry, set aside their cell phone and ignore their iPod, but they cannot go a day without their laptop or desktop computer, a new Web poll conducted by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) reveals.
In just three hours, Pope can transform a basic PDA user into a mobile technology sophisticate who can use her PDA to access a PowerPoint presentation on her desktop computer, make last-minute changes to the file, then beam it to a projector for a meeting.
Their students might combine pictures and text once their story is on a desktop computer, and then print it out as a book.