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Handhelds

Handheld devices that are condensed versions of full systems such as mobile phones and hand-held computers.  Today's mobile devices are multifunctional and offer users many features traditionally found in laptop and desktop PCs.

From smartphones to tablets, our handhelds dictionary offers a glossary of terms you should know.

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