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Ten desktop PCs that fit in your pocket

Today it's not just phones you can slip in your pocket, it's full desktop PCs.

These portable desktops range from stick PCs to credit card-sized single board computers, such as the bestselling Raspberry Pi.

Here are your go to gadgets if you want a full desktop machine you can take with you.

LattePanda

Unlike most other single-board computers out there, the LattePanda is a full Windows 10 machine, which also reportedly offers decent performance. The LattePanda has higher specs than the Raspberry Pi 3 but costs treble the price.

Available to pre-order for $109 (with Windows) from DFROBOT.

Specs

  • Operating system: Windows 10 (can also request Ubuntu)
  • CPU: 1.4GHz quad-core Intel Atom Cherry Trail Z8300
  • Memory: 2GB DDR3L
  • Display: HDMI out and 3.5mm audio out ports
  • Storage: 32GB Flash
  • Connectivity: 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, 10/100 Ethernet
  • USB: Two USB 2.0, one USB 3.0
  • Weight: 3.5 ounces
  • Dimensions (L x W) : 3.46 x 2.76 inches

About Nick Heath

Nick Heath is chief reporter for TechRepublic. He writes about the technology that IT decision makers need to know about, and the latest happenings in the European tech scene.

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