Compact enough to be used or operated while being held in the hand or hands.
A handheld video camera.
A digital device, such as a computer, PDA, or cell phone, that is small enough to be held and operated in one hand.
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Handheld Sentence Examples
Now kids are making animated movies on handheld tablets.
He was not interested in candid photography or handheld cameras.
A handheld GPS unit can settle any well-defined border issue.
The Language Tutor is stored on a compact special card to be easily inserted into your handheld dictionary.
The big company Nintendo keeps thinking smaller and smaller with it's dominant handheld system by introducing the Game Boy Micro, a tiny version of their SP that plays all of their Advance games while offering extreme portability.