A minicomputer, or colloquially mini, is a class of smaller computers that was developed in the mid-1960s and sold for much less than mainframe and mid-size computers from IBM and its direct competitors.
What is the smallest size of computer?
As of 2015, the smallest computer is just one cubic millimeter and it’s called the Michigan Micro Mote (M^3).
What is a small portable computer called?
A portable computer is a personal computer that is designed to be easily transported and relocated, but is larger and less convenient to transport than a notebook computer. As the size and weight of most portables decreased, they became known as laptop computer and later as notebook computer.
What are the 4 types of computer?
The four basic types of computers are there:
- Mainframe Computer.
What are the types of computer size?
On the basis of size there are four types of computer. They are minicomputer, micro computer, mainframe computer and super computer. Super computer is the fastest, most expensive, big in size, and most powerful computer that can perform multiple tasks within no second.