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A computer cabinet that is about half the height of a cabinet that houses a tower computer.
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(Computer Science) a small vertical cabinet storing a computer's CPU and other hardware, such as a DVD writer
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(ˈmɪn iˌtaʊ ər)
a vertical case, smaller than a tower and larger than a case for a desktop computer, designed to house a computer system standing on a floor or desk.
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'We have a program committed to education to put up a minitower at every school, a minitower in every police station, every first responder's station and in (military camps),' he said.
In its CELSIUS family of enterprise PC workstations, Fujitsu is newly offering the CELSIUS W570 minitower model, which is equipped with the Intel Xeon processor E3-1200 v6/E3-1200 v5 Family, the latest high-performance CPU.
Manufactured from aluminum and stainless steel, the 5.7-inch-diameter pier has a total load capacity of 220 lbs., and supports iOptron's iEQ, CEM, and MiniTower drive heads, as well as the company's ZEQ25 mount (with optional pier extension).
The new OptiPlex 380 family is available in three form factors -- Minitower, Desktop and Small Form Factor -- providing greater flexibility with more form factor options than the HP Compaq dx2400 and the Lenovo ThinkCentre A58.
It's quiet and efficient with everyone knowing their task and getting on with it, such as trainee chef Hugh Hogg who is putting as much concentration into a starter's minitower of greenery as for exams.
HP Compaq dc7900 Business Desktop PC series comes in three flexible form factors, including a space saving ultra-slim desktop, a small form factor providing an optimal mix of small size and expandability or an expandable, convertible minitower. 2008 Al Bawaba (
A Dell Dimensions minitower located on the floor to the left of the student desk ran Midtown Madness: Chicago Edition (Microsoft, 1999).
The minitower product is designed for organizations up to approximately 1,500 Internet users.
With its AcerPower desktop PCs, a range of minitower systems especially designed for small businesses, Acer provides desktop computing solutions that meet the performance requirements of a data-driven business environment.
Available either in an expandable convertible minitower or compact small form factor, the Evo Workstation W4000 is ideal for entry level CAD/CAE, DCC, software development and financial applications.
Another new arrival is the Veriton 9100 business minitower, featuring the Intel Pentium 4 processor - today's most powerful video and audio processor specifically designed for the latest web-based media.