The Future of Hand-Held Computers?: (example)

- Star Trek Tricorder (circa1998)


A hand-held, highly-portable, ruggedized, interactive computer with uplink and downlink capabilities, high sensitivity multi-scanning sensors and high capacity data storage circuits.

21st Century Equivalents: 50 Terrahertz (THz) Microprocessor, 90 TerraByte (TB) memory circuits and 10 Terabyte data storage. (estimates)

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