The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.
IMG_5463.JPGBrandt Ranj / Business Insider
When you buy a computer, one of the first questions to consider is "do I want a laptop, or a desktop?"
Both have pros and cons: desktops have more power for the money, but laptops are portable. Wouldn't it be nice to have both?
Well, with a laptop and a few accessories, you can actually turn it into a desktop. When you're home or at your office you can reap the benefits of a big screen and wireless accessories, then take your laptop on the road when you leave.
I've been doing this since high school, and it's surprising how well this "best of both worlds" setup works.

View As: One Page Slides