04/07/2014 11:22 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Do I Need A Desktop Computer? From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

When it comes to desktop computers,Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern thinks they may be a thing of the past in most cases.

“I probably wouldn’t invest in a desktop computer unless you are someone who needs a lot of processing power, like a video or photo editor,” Joanna explained.

Plus, the latest models of mobile or laptop computers are almost as powerful as desktops and can be easily synced with other mobile devices.

For more tech advice from Joanna, view the slideshow below:

Tech Recommendations From Joanna Stern

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