Questions tagged [handheld]

For questions regarding any form of hand held retrocomputer.

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Why don't manufacturers make handheld computers like the Jornada 720 any more? [closed]

One of my favorite PCs in old times were HP Jornada handheld pcs (680, 720) - perfect match of usable hardware keyboard, large-enough screen, protected by keyboard when closed, and usable OS designed ...
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How were the electronics in the Elektronika IM (Электроника ИМ) designed?

Elektronika in the Soviet Union created a series of handheld games in the 80s (Электроника ИМ) similar to the Nintendo's Game & Watch. How were the electronics in these games designed, especially ...
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Powering up old desktop games

I have half a dozen or more "desktop" games from the early 80's, which are single-title LED based battery powered games from Tomy and CGL. I've got Frogger, Caveman, PacMan and others: (stock images, ...