The Home Computer ( HC) – Palm Size Computer for Rs 5,000

elLoka Techsolutions Pvt Ltd, a Hyderabad-based company has come up with a practical device by designing a palm-size computer which is very cheap and consumes very little power. If power is not available it can work on solar power too. This computer displayed during a three-day Commonwealth and information technology meet at the SMS convention centre at Rambagh.

The company claims that the green computer known by its acronym GreCo is a replacement of the standard CPU. It weighs hardly 100 gm and consumes less than 5 watts. It comes with 1 GB of user space with expandable user option and applications like Word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, Youtube, Facebook, Google Docs and audio video player.

V Divakar, business manager, elLoka said,

The computer will cost you just Rs 5,000 is empowered with clean green technology. It could help browsing internet if connected to a basic GPRS network through a cell phone to experience internet on 3G network. The innovative computing device provides smart accessibility in rural type environment.

Designed to fit in a palm-sized box, the home computer comes with a keyboard and a in-built mouse to be connected to LCD monitors, LCD TVs etc as display units.

The device is designed to deliver zero maintenance and comes with a licensed HomeOS operation system with no cost to the user. It is eco- friendly as it can effectively use solar power by maximising the computing utility and reducing e-waste. [source]


  • Create documents with Office Tools
  • Print on most USB Printers
  • Email Client & Chat Client
  • Browse the Internet with no Compromises
  • View and share media on YouTube
  • School & Home Education
  • Access Media via USB
  • Multi-Lingual Support
  • Green Computing 5W Power



  • File Manager
  • Photo Viewer
  • Browser
  • Terminal
  • Calculator
  • Zip Unzip
  • PDF Viewer
  • Word Processor
  • Spreadsheet
  • Presentation
  • Media Player
  • Games


  • Video Outputs: VGA/HDMI/CVBS
  • Audio Interfaces: Head Phone,
  • Microphone
  • Connectivity: Ethernet LAN
  • Storage: USB Stick, USB HDD
  • Power: 12V, 1A DC Power


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