Mobile Computer Workstation

This buyer’s guide to mobile computer workstations is dedicated to helping home, home office and small office users find the best mobile computer workstation to meet your space, work flow and productivity needs.Between desks, computers, printers and other office equipment, it’s no wonder that many people who work from home or in small offices are left feeling cramped and stressed over the lack of space. Fortunately, there is an easy and inexpensive solution: mobile computer workstations.

Mobile Computer Workstation

Benefits of a Mobile Computer Workstation

A mobile computer workstation allows you to quickly and easily transform your home or small office into an efficient, clutter free work space, which improves productivity and reduces work related stress. Computers, monitors, printers, scanners and other peripherals can all be easily stacked and organized on one computer desk or workstation with a relatively small footprint, rather than being scattered across multiple desks and tables. Best of all, these portable computer carts are easily moved from one location to another thanks to built-in wheels, which gives you all the flexibility you need to make the most of your available space in any home or small office.

Types of Mobile Computer Workstations

Mobile computer workstations are excellent for any home or small office that needs to use their limited space more efficiently, but there are other options too, which can further increase productivity without adding unnecessary clutter. At it’s most basic, a mobile computer workstation is a computer desk or cart with wheels and added drawers and sections. Shoppers needing this can also look into products listed as computer desk on wheels, portable computer workstations and mobile or portable laptop tables.

Portable computer workstations, for example, offer many of the same features as mobile workstations except that they are designed to be quickly and easily disassembled or folded so that they can be put away when not in use. Likewise, portable laptop desks are also very convenient and allow you to instantly setup a comfortable work space either on your lap or on a stand in front of you, no matter where you are. Designs for computer desks span a wide spectrum to suit consumer taste and furnishings. They range from modern functional designs to zen inspired ones and classic or even antique looks. Contemporary computer desk workstation come various shapes and sizes with glass, cherry, wood and metal finishes with good looks. Some have special ergonomic features including elevated monitor stands, adjustable keyboard trays and adjustable heights. The better ones are made to last over the long haul and low on maintenance without sacrificing their good looks even with time and use.

Most Popular Mobile Computer Workstations

There are many mobile workstations on the market, however two of the most popular include:

Soho Adjustable Computer Table
The Mayline Soho Adjustable Computer Table is the ultimate space saver. It allows you to hold your desktop or laptop, monitor, keyboard, mouse, printer and other computer peripherals all in one workstation that takes up just seven square feet.


  • Very adjustable, with shelf heights ranging from 14″ to 48″ to allow the user to work while sitting or standing
  • Built-in wheels for mobility, including two locking casters
  • Three built-in shelves, which support up to 100lbs


  • Not ideal for large, non-flat screen monitors otherwise you may run into clearance issues behind the unit

Mayline Empire Mobile PC Cart
The Mayline Empire Mobile PC Cart is perfect for the home or small office user who doesn’t need quite as much vertical shelf space as the Soho Adjustable Computer Table. Despite the smaller size, it still easily accommodates a full size desktop or laptop, monitor, keyboard, mouse and printer or scanner in one mobile workstation.


  • Heavy duty, durable steel construction
  • Built-in wheels for mobility, including two locking casters
  • Beautiful powder coated finish (metallic gray)
  • Very small footprint


  • Limited shelf space
  • Reduce clutter and improve efficiency in your office

Whether you work at home or in a small office, mobile computer workstations are the perfect solution for getting the most out of your limited space, all while reducing clutter and improving efficiency and productivity.