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Handheld Equipment

Handheld Equipment is a type of user equipment that provides a pocket-sized computing and/or communication device held with one hand, typically having a display screen, and various input capabilities (miniature keyboard, touch pad, touch screen, voice control etc.). In the case of the personal digital assistant (PDA) the input and output are often combined into a touch-screen interface. Smartphones and PDAs are popular amongst those who require the assistance and convenience of certain aspects of a conventional computer, in environments where carrying one would not be practical. Handheld equipment has been designed for many applications and include Calculator; Personal digital assistant/enterprise digital assistant; Mobile internet device (Surf PAD); Handheld game console; Portable media player; Digital still camera (DSC); Digital video camera (DVC or digital camcorder); Mobile phone; Pager; and Personal navigation device (PND).

Portable Equipment