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They have Windows CE as the OS. The specs kind of suck (300mHz CPU, 128MB RAM, 2GB Flash memory storage, etc) but I thought it would be kind of nice to use while in the bathroom or something. Sometimes I am in there for well over 10 minutes taking care of business and I am not taking my desktop in there.

For $99, do you think it is worth it? Hell, Adobe Flash Player doesn't even support windows CE so it would only be good for extremely light browsing (I doubt it will even run Doom).
post #2 of 10
You get what you pay for. You can also by uber cheap tablet for that much. I personally wouldnt waste my money on it. You'll be done pooping by the time a modern day website loads on it.
 
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I guess trying won't hurt lol.
99$ isn't much.

But then again, you can get another 5770 for slightly more.
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Don't. You should have no problem finding a much higher quality atom netbook for less than $200 on this site if you don't mind buying used. ~$250 and you're looking at Intel's ulv chips.
post #5 of 10
Not worth it, spend a little more and get one capable of an OS that actually supports Flash, among other things.
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I always find those times are perfect for cell phone web browsing and games. It would probably take longer for the OS to load then for you to unload wink.gif
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Originally Posted by Jonny i5;13505709 
I always find those times are perfect for cell phone web browsing and games. It would probably take longer for the OS to load then for you to unload wink.gif

LOL smile.gif. I enjoyed this post!
post #8 of 10
What about a smart phone or Ipod touch?
post #9 of 10
300 mhz hahaha lol lol hahahs
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post #10 of 10
I would just get an iPod Touch 32GB. I love my 8GB even though its small.
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